The Top 10 Contact Center System Features for 2018

Share:

Here’s our hit list of the top 10 contact center system features for 2018 you won’t want to miss. They are not in any specific order, and for good reason: what will be most important in your contact center environment will largely depend on where your focus will be next year. Will you be looking […]

Read

Reducing Customer Effort – Make it Easy to be Your Customer

Share:

Are you measuring Customer Effort Score? First introduced in 2010, Customer Effort Score (CES) is a fairly new contact center metric. Together with the “tried, trusted and true” Net Promoter Score (NPS) and Customer Satisfaction (CSAT) it helps you to measure just how happy your customers really are. NPS focuses on long-term happiness, whereas CSAT […]

Read

5 Call Center Trends That Stand the Test of Time

Share:

This blog is the first one in a series of posts on trends in the contact center. Quick excursion into Call Center history: Call Centers received mainstream attention after Rockwell patented their Galaxy Automatic Call Distributor (ACD) back in 1973. Obviously call centers have evolved since the 70s, but there are some call center trends […]

Read
social customer service

How inContact Enables Better Social Customer Service

Share:

Recently, I found some *stunning* statistics indicating that the number of worldwide users of Social Media (of any type) is expected to reach some 2.95 billion by the year 2020. This equates to approximately one-third of the Earth’s entire population. The region with the highest penetration rate of social networks is North America; where, as […]

Read
call center agent experience

Out With the Old, In With the MAX: A New Call Center Agent Experience

Share:

Cowen and Company, a leading proprietary research firm, recently published their “Takeaways from Cowen’s IT Survey Around Apps & Database 2017 Spending Trends”. One of the report’s more salient points indicates that spending on SaaS projects, customer service and support will experience the biggest increase in 2017; for the first time surpassing other growth areas, […]

Read
salesforce lightning

When Salesforce® Lightning Strikes! The Top Three CX Improvements

Share:

Have you ever wondered what happens in your Contact Center when lightning strikes? No, this blog post is not about inContact Disaster Recovery (even though that would certainly also be an interesting topic). What we do want to share with you is a preview of what will happen in the Salesforce universe when Lightning strikes […]

Read
contact center performance

Cut the Cord to Boost Contact Center Performance

Share:

Analysts unanimously agree: Customer Experience is the new competitive battle field. Price or functionality is no longer a sustainable competitive differentiator for most products and services. It is an interesting coincidence (or maybe not a coincidence at all) that the rise of customer experience as a competitive advantage comes at the same time when customers […]

Read
1 2 3