Three Major Predictions for the 2020 Contact Center

In today’s highly dynamic digital economy, there is no set safeguard against uncertainty. We live in an era where a single tweet or photo...

Contact Center 2020: Yesterday and Today

In 2016, I spoke at a customer conference and the topic was, “Contact Center 2020.” At the time, 2020 seemed like it was forever...

Innovation: What’s the Right Amount for Your Contact Center?

Innovation is a requirement in most organizations. Without innovation, businesses will likely struggle to stay relevant and even survive. Most of us have a...

Surviving Post-Holiday Returns

Whew! You made it. Your team made it. Another holiday season is behind you. Despite all the challenges, despite all the: Product inquiries Order status checks Incorrect...

Contact Center Challenges and Priorities for 2020

We just completed our fifth annual survey and had 275 participants chime in on their top three challenges and priorities. While I encourage you...
Contact Center Pipeline Magazine, January 2020

Power to the People: 5 Ways to Elevate the Agent Experience

According to Gallup’s recent polls, 87% of employees worldwide are not engaged. Think about that for a moment—that’s a staggeringly high number. If 50...
Contact Center Pipeline Magazine, January 2020

Improving the Agent Experience

Customer-centric brands have put considerable time and resources into honing their ability to track, understand, manage and differentiate the customer’s experience. Now business leaders...
Sponsor Q&A with Bob Wienholt

Executive Interview with Bob Wienholt, CEO of CallShaper

I love the idea that CallShaper was first developed for use in their own contact center. It was from there that CallShaper became independent....

Pushing the Project Pause Button

I don’t know about you, but I love my pause button so much that I pay my cable company insane amounts of money monthly...
Improving the Agent Experience, Contact Center Pipeline Magazine, January 2020

Contact Center Pipeline Magazine: Inside Our January 2020 Issue

I always look forward to the new year and the enormous promise it holds. As 2020 begins, it’s an opportunity to reflect on what...
Top 20 Contact Center Blog Posts for 2019

Top 20 Posts in 2019

Happy New Year! Many of us welcome the new year by reflecting on the past one. What were the hot topics for contact center...
Contact Center Pipeline Top 5 Blog Posts

Top 5 Posts in December

This has been quite a month! We’re closing out the year and the decade. For Pipeline readers, the topics of interest were centered around...