Contact Center Articles

Q&A: Remote Call Center Management

Q&A: Remote Call Center Management

Cloud-Based Contact Center

Cloud-Based Contact Center

There is no question that the cloud is changing the landscape of businesses across the board. This is just as true for the contact center. The cost benefits alone for implementing CaaS (Contact center as a service) is quite tangible. Stay competitive, switch to a cloud-based contact center.

Managing the Customer Experience in the Contact Center

Managing the Customer Experience in the Contact Center

Contact centers are essential for optimum customer service, and they are usually your first line of interaction with your clients. How your contact center agents interact with your current and existing customers leaves a lasting impact. Read this article to better understand and manage the customer experience in the contact center.

Why Customers Hate IVR Systems

Why Customers Hate IVR Systems

IVR is an integral part of contact center systems. Yet, it sometimes generates a lot of frustration as customer navigates the menus and try to find their way around. Read on to learn why customers hate IVR and what to do about it.

The 10 Best (and 10 Worst) Companies for Customer Service

The 10 Best (and 10 Worst) Companies for Customer Service

4 Paradigm Shifts for Customer Experience Management in the Contact Center

4 Paradigm Shifts for Customer Experience Management in the Contact Center

SIP Trunking International Rates

SIP Trunking International Rates

Contact Centers Need to Experiment

Contact Centers Need to Experiment

This article provides a few guidelines for setting up a social contact center within any organization.

Cloud-Based Call Centers

Cloud-Based Call Centers

Call Centers Ramp Up for 2012 Elections

Call Centers Ramp Up for 2012 Elections

A look at what changes will take place as call centers ramp up for 2012 elections, and their importance in the process.

Featured Research
  • 10 Reasons Why  Automated Agents  Aren't the Answer

    Automated customer service agents are a tempting option. They never need time off. You don’t have to pay them a salary. They don’t even need a physical workspace. But despite these advantages, they remain a poor substitute for live agents. more

  • The 2017 Contact Center Comparison Guide: Q2 Edition

    We want to make sure you have the freshest information possible, so we’ve updated that chart to reflect the state of the contact center market for Q2. more

  • Contact Center Software for SMBs

    If you run a small- to medium-sized business (SMB), finding ways to compete with larger, more established companies can prove troublesome—fortunately, contact center software can help. more

  • How to Update Your Contact Center Software

    If improving customer experience is important to you (it should be), then 2017 may be a good year to reevaluate the software you use for your contact center. With customer preferences shifting, the importance of an efficient contact center has never been higher. You cannot afford to simply focus on keeping costs low. Significant competitive advantages are available to businesses who manage this area effectively. more

  • An Introduction to Global Contact Centers

    If you’re like many people, you may not trust the idea of a global contact center. They’ve traditionally been associated with language barriers and poor customer service. more