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
  • 15 Tools for Managing Remote Call Center Agents

    Together, technology and the connective power of the internet are making drastic changes in what a typical work setting looks like today, and many companies are beginning to rely more upon a remote workforce. In fact, according to Global Workplace Analytics, “regular work-at-home, among the non-self-employed population, has grown by 105% since 2005.” more

  • 2017 Contact Center Software Trends

    Did you know that, according to Forbes, 86 percent of customers will pay more for a better customer experience? Customer satisfaction is always a worthy business pursuit, but to identify customer preferences and exceed expectations, you must keep pace with innovations in the technology your customers are using. more

  • How to Select Contact Center Software in 9 Steps

    Your choice of contact center software will affect the future success of your business. Don’t leave this important decision to chance. This guide provides nine actionable steps for the selection process. more

  • Hidden Costs of Contact Center Software

    Creating a great customer experience for each person who reaches out to your customer support center is vital to developing a loyal and ravenous customer base for your business. In fact, according to Walker Information, Inc., “By 2020, customer experience will overtake price and as the key brand differentiator.” more

  • Top 11 Contact Center Vendors in 2017

    With the ever-proliferating number of contact center software vendors, it can be difficult to determine which software application is right for your business. This guide for 2017 includes information about eleven top contact center vendors, including information on pricing, features, and strengths and weaknesses. more