5 Signs You Need to Move Your CC to the Cloud
2/26/2020 12:19:32 PM
No doubt you’ve heard about the rising adoption of cloud contact centers. According to Aberdeen, contact centers that are choosing cloud-based solutions rose steadily between 2013 and 2018.
It’s easy to see why: Executives cite financial flexibility, the ability to scale up or down easily, and better and more insightful analytics and a more connected customer experience as a few of the reasons they’re making the move. But does that mean you should join their ranks?
If you’re struggling to figure out whether you should evolve from your on-premises contact center, read this article for five clear signs that it’s time.
3 Smart Strategies for Empowering an At-Home CC Workforce
2/26/2020 12:15:34 PM
Remote call center staffs are becoming increasingly popular. A recent survey of 90 US contact center organizations indicated that 70% are expanding their work-at-home programs. It’s easy to see why. Managers can more easily match agent supply to demand, reducing the need for onsite agents. Organizations can save money by downsizing brick and mortar locations. Plus, the call center can tap into a larger pool of qualified agents who need the flexibility that at-home work provides.
Yet with all these benefits come new challenges. Managing and motivating remote agents can be more challenging than doing the same in house. Plus, you need to ensure your at-home agents are equipped with reliable Internet and voice connectivity – even though your IT department isn’t onsite with them.
Fortunately you can apply proven strategies to address these challenges. Download our guide on Smart Strategies for Enabling an At-Home Workforce to understand the best ways to 1) Manage the quality of agent interactions, 2) Improve agent engagement with gamification, and 3) Ensure network performance and reliability.
Quality Management and Your Contact Center
2/26/2020 12:12:41 PM
81% of companies recognize customer experience (CX) as a competitive differentiator. That means your contact center needs to work hard to stand out and positively impact customer retention and satisfaction.
How do you know where to start making improvements? One thing is for sure – you can’t rely on your customers to tell you. A typical business only hears from 4% of its unhappy customers – and 91% of them say they won't do business with that company again.
By leveraging solutions such as Quality Management, you can pinpoint areas for improvement and position your contact center to deliver outstanding customer experiences.
Cloud Contact Center Technology Guide
2/26/2020 12:10:09 PM
Across industries, customer experience has become a key strategic differentiator. Providing a superior customer experience means meeting demands for always-on support and access through the customer’s preferred channels. The best way to achieve that is through a cloud-based contact center solution. But where should you begin when considering a contact center solution to meet your customer experience requirements? With so much to think about, this practical guide is designed to arm you with a high-level view of the cloud and its role in the content center.
3 CX Mistakes You’ll Never Make Again
2/26/2020 12:08:11 PM
According to a study by customer experience consulting firm Walker, customer experience (CX) has become the brand differentiator over product and price! In fact, Forrester found that a company’s revenue could increase significantly when its CX index score rises. In other words, customer experience (CX) is quickly becoming the ultimate differentiator. Handle it well and your business stands to gain. Fail to manage it just right and you can severely hurt your reputation and bottom line.
So how can you capitalize on the customer experience opportunity rather than see it contribute to your downfall? Read this article to find out. We explain three common contact center mistakes that undermine the customer experience – and how to avoid them.
The Most Important Contact Center Trends You Need to Know in 2020
2/26/2020 12:06:17 PM
To thrive in 2020 and beyond, contact centers must set their sights on strategic differentiation, not daily firefighting. No longer is it sufficient to react in-the-moment and call it good enough. The smartest (and most successful) contact center leaders realize they need to keep looking forward at all times to identify the important trends shaping the industry.
For our annual trends e-book, Serenova researched and spoke to industry analysts, customers and prospects to uncover the critical, emerging trends that deserve your attention. Understanding these issues will help you effectively prioritize resources, including time, budget and workforce, to ensure your contact centers operate at its full potential.
Setting Hourly Rates for Field Service Technicians
1/24/2020 2:51:18 PM
Many MSPs don't know how much hourly field service rates vary by metro area or work type. The result? Inaccurate wage rates that can impact budget, work quality, and/or company reputation.
In the guide, Setting Hourly Rates for Field Service Technicians, you'll learn how you can price on-site IT service work for any location or skillset faster and more competitively. It walks through:
• Examples of wage rates for different work types across the U.S.
• Why pricing accuracy for on-site IT service projects is critical for quality work.
• How Field Nation provides rate insights for more than 25 work types, anywhere in the U.S and Canada.
L’avenir du secteur de la santé
10/18/2019 12:05:29 PM
Rapport VMware sur le secteur de la santé 4
Confronté à des défis sans précédent, tels que des écarts en matière de coûts des soins ou encore l’augmentation du nombre de patients souffrant d’affections chroniques, alors que les quelque 5 millions de collaborateurs ne suffisent pas à répondre à ses besoins, le secteur de la santé se doit de trouver de nouvelles solutions. Le bouleversement qu’ont entraîné les technologies avancées, ainsi que l’accès plus étendu à ces dernières comme aux informations, n’ont fait que renforcer ces défis au début du 21e siècle.
Die Zukunft des Gesundheitssektors
10/18/2019 12:03:23 PM
Die steigende Zahl von Patienten mit mehreren chronischen Erkrankungen, der weltweite Mangel an fünf Millionen Arbeitskräften im Gesundheitswesen (Tendenz steigend) und die finanziellen Diskrepanzen in der Patientenbetreuung stellen den Gesundheitssektor vor beispiellose Herausforderungen, die neue Lösungen erfordern. Die Revolution moderner Technologien und der breite Zugang zu diesen Technologien und zu Daten haben diese Herausforderungen im 21. Jahrhundert zusätzlich verschärft.
The Future of Healthcare
10/18/2019 12:01:03 PM
VMware Healthcare report 4
Due to the rise of the number of patients with several chronic conditions; the globally rising shortage of 5 million healthcare workers; and the financial discrepancies of care, healthcare has been facing unprecedented challenges that require new solutions. The revolution in advanced technologies, the widespread access to them as well as information further deepened these challenges in the 21st century. Find out more...