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Managing Through COVID-19: A Roundup of Tips, Tools and Tech for Contact Centers

We are finally at the end of a turbulent 2020. It has been quite a journey—with many more months of market uncertainty and workplace...

How to Make Work Work Again

It’s mind-numbing how much is being written about COVID-19. Too much to absorb, much less process. Yet amid the lockdowns, layoffs and reopenings, we’re...

Employee Engagement: 5 Lessons from a Pandemic

How engaged people are in their work depends on a myriad of factors from corporate culture to manager behavior, from daily tasks to what’s...

Seven Ways the Pandemic Affected My WFM Role

2020 has been an unbelievable year. We’ve experienced a worldwide pandemic, a huge cultural movement, universal economic collapse, home-schooling and a shortage of toilet...

Contact Center Pipeline Magazine: Inside Our December 2020 Issue

As the year draws to a close, I extend wishes to you and your loved ones for the best of holidays and a very...

Align Business, Contact Center and Technology Strategies

I’ve been on my soapbox for years touting the importance of aligning the business strategy, the contact center operations strategy, and the contact center...

2021 Outlook: AI, Knowledge Automation and the Evolving Role of Remote Agents

Already experiencing pandemic change, contact centers can expect even more in 2021, at a more rapid pace. Call and ticket volumes continue to rise,...

Inside View: PFS

Like so many companies, PFS’ customer care team had to make the quick shift from a fully on-premise operation to a work-from-home model during...

Agile CX 201—Practical Applications

Remember being in school? I don’t remember much either, actually. But I do remember how classes were designated. The 101 class was always the...

Contact Center Pipeline Magazine: Inside Our November 2020 Issue

Sitting here this morning, I see we have three sets of numbers going up… way up! Unfortunately, our COVID numbers are climbing higher and...

Top 5 Posts in October

As we entered Q4 of a uniquely challenging year, our most-read posts in October reflected that contact center management are well into their annual...

Leadership Insights: Rising Above COVID Challenges

More than six months ago, the world changed for everyone. In most places, people were sent home to work remotely. The contact center industry...

Home, Sings Me of Sweet Things

My blog series co-author, Paul Stockford, and I both lobbied to lead this one off. Paul, thanks for letting me set the stage—plus I...

How to Apply Predictive Analytics to Post-COVID Recovery, Part 2

As contact center leaders plan for the post-pandemic recovery—both short- and long-term—where can they turn for reliable insights for informed decision-making? Contact centers that...

How to Apply Predictive Analytics to Post-COVID Recovery, Part 1

We are now into the final quarter of a year that will surely be remembered as one of the most chaotic in history. Many...

Customer Service Week 2020 Wrap-Up

We’re wrapping up Customer Service Week 2020 with themes, activities and comments from Fara Haron of Majorel, Mark Pereira of Briljent, and Centrical’s Gal...

More Customer Service Week 2020

In our second post on Customer Service Week 2020, Sitel Group’s Olivier Camino and Sweetwater’s Jeff Ostermann provide insights into their companies’ employee experience...

Customer Service Team Appreciation 2020

This has been a grueling year—a marathon of fear, uncertainty and constant course-corrections. Throughout it all, frontline customer service staff across industries have stepped...

Contact Center Pipeline Magazine: Inside Our October 2020 Issue

I love Customer Service Week. Our frontline staff represent our organizations and they make such a difference in our customer’s experience. Regardless of our...

Hiring Work-at-Home Agents After the Coronavirus Crisis: What’s Next

Chances are you have pivoted toward remote agents, and maybe not by choice: Most organizations were forced into work-from-home situations. You scrambled and had...
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