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Four Ways to Increase Meaningful Interactions With Your Customers

INVESTING in overall brand experience for customers is one of the most important aspects of any business. By building a happy, loyal customer base that makes brand interaction easy and enjoyable, businesses can ensure that they have the edge over competitors. With the rise of challenger brands, this has become particularly important for the utilities industry over recent years as consumers move away from The Big Six. Continue reading Four Ways to Increase Meaningful Interactions With Your Customers

PCI Pal and Verizon White Paper Examines PCI Security Compliance in Contact Centre Environments

PCI-Pal PLC, a secure payments provider to contact centres released a white paper with Verizon to examine and address the challenges in achieving Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) compliance in contact centre environments. Continue reading PCI Pal and Verizon White Paper Examines PCI Security Compliance in Contact Centre Environments

Tortoise or hare – which one best describes your contact centre?

According to Carlos Muňoz contact centres are sometimes too efficient for their own good leading to poor customer service and high agent attrition rates. It’s time to introduce a ‘less haste, more speed’ culture supported by the latest technology. Here, he explains how to build highly effective teams using WFM… Continue reading Tortoise or hare – which one best describes your contact centre?

Finding Your Social Voice – Tips from Startek’s Social Media Expert

In today’s digital, social and interactive world, consumers want access to companies on their own terms. While phone and web channels remain vital to cus­tomer service, consumers are increasingly seeking assistance through social communi­ties. Whether adding a compliment to a brand’s Facebook wall, tweeting about a negative customer experience, or posting a customer service question through a user forum — the social consumer now controls the conversation. Continue reading Finding Your Social Voice – Tips from Startek’s Social Media Expert

Creative Virtual Celebrates Customer Service Week with New Contact Centre Whitepaper

Creative Virtual, a world leader in customer and employee engagement, knowledge management and self-service solutions, has published a new whitepaper, A Chatbot for Your Contact Centre, in celebration of Customer Service Week. Designed as a buyer’s guide for the contact centre, the complimentary whitepaper outlines industry best practices and provides questions to ask when selecting a conversational platform. Continue reading Creative Virtual Celebrates Customer Service Week with New Contact Centre Whitepaper