37 Articles Tagged Call Center

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5 Ways to Become an Omnichannel Customer Experience Pro

  • Laura Bassett
  • September 7, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • Consider how much has changed over the last decade in terms of technology and the customer experience (CX). About 10 years ago, the first iPhone…
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Be Ready! Six Steps to Take Before a Natural Disaster Hits Your Communications

  • Joey Fister
  • August 25, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • In what’s shaping up to be an unprecedented hurricane season for the U.S., Avaya wants to ensure that we all review our plans to keep…
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In Digital Transformation, Initial Business Discovery is Key

  • Laura Bassett
  • August 2, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • We’ve all heard the saying: “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?"…
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Experience the Future of Customer Experience at Call Center Week

  • Bernard Gutnick
  • June 22, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • The stage is set for Avaya customers and channel partners to see the future of customer experience (CX) at Call Center Week held at the…
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3 CX Stats That May Change How You Think About Digital Transformation

  • Laura Bassett
  • May 23, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Technologies like Artificial Intelligence, automation, big data, and the Internet of Things have made digital transformation an absolute necessity for organizations. With people, processes, services…
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3 Key Steps to Starting Your Company-wide Digital Transformation

  • Laura Bassett
  • May 16, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 2 minutes to read
  • Stats show that 80% of companies identify “digital transformation” as their top strategic priority—but only 5% feel they’ve mastered it. Why the gap? Achieving a…
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When it Comes to Your Customer Experience: Ditch Legacy, Go Digital!

  • Laura Bassett
  • May 9, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • The future of business, indeed the future of customer experience, is life as we know it—here and NOW. Organizational success right now, however, depends on…
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Check out the Cool Avaya Omnichannel Contact Center Demos at ICMI

  • Bernard Gutnick
  • April 27, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Sometimes you travel to Orlando to really fun destinations. But this May 22-25, when you arrive in Orlando for the 2017 ICMI Contact Center Expo…
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Winning the CX with Apps, Integrated Data Views, Custom Agent Desktops

  • Laura Bassett
  • April 3, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • An estimated $6 trillion in global revenue is up for grabs due to dissatisfied customers constantly switching providers, seeking a better customer experience—CX. From finance…
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Call it what you will: Multi-channel, Omnichannel—It isn’t about the Contact Center!

  • Karen Hardy
  • March 24, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • At this point, we know that most companies are competing exclusively on the customer experience (83%, according to Dimension Data). McKinsey Insights shows that effective…
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Get out of the Queue: Drive Your CX with Attribute Matching

  • Laura Bassett
  • March 23, 2017 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • At this point, nearly every company is working overtime to realign around two simple words: customer experience (CX). So much so that nearly 90% of…
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Every Week is Customer Service Week for this Credit Union

  • Sandra Thomson
  • October 4, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • It’s not easy for credit unions to compete these days. Many need to win against neighboring big banks, with nearby branches, billions in operating expenses,…
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How Workforce Optimization Tools Positively Impact Your Business, Clients, and Bottom Line

  • Jeff Kerslake
  • August 24, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 3 minutes to read
  • Founded in 1962, Common has been delivering best-in-class accounts receivable management programs throughout Canada for decades. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, Common’s leadership team…
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New Age, New Requirements, More Innovation: 3 Ways to Keep Up (Part 1)

  • Jean Turgeon
  • August 17, 2016 | Estimated reading time: 4 minutes to read
  • When we talk about what has changed within the last 25 years in technology, communications and business, it feels only possible to scratch the surface.…
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Four Reasons Your Social Customer Care Belongs in the Contact Center

  • Laura Bassett
  • November 7, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • I have had the great opportunity for much of the last 4 years to speak with CMOs and social media Managers of companies across the…
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Why 9-1-1 may NEVER work

  • Mark J. Fletcher, ENP
  • July 31, 2014 | Estimated reading time: 5 minutes to read
  • After a brief hiatus spanning the past few weeks, I have had some time to reflect on the existing problems with emergency calling, and refocus…