Ross Daniels at Calabrio argues the case for ‘less is more’. Read on to discover three ways to resolve, rather than increase, complexity in contact centres… Continue reading The Smart Approach to Resolving Complexity in Contact Centres
James Stokes, Enterprise Team Lead UK & Ireland at Infobip discusses his top five communications and technology trend predications for 2022… Continue reading The communications trends that will shape 2022
The best customer experiences blend speed and convenience with the human touch, which is a fine balancing act for contact centres today. Ross Daniels at Calabrio shares 3 winning strategies for meeting complex customer and agent expectations… Continue reading How to embrace the double-edged expectations of your customers
As life returns to normal, now is the perfect opportunity for employers to re-think their workforce strategy. Ed Creasey at Calabrio explores demographic trends and how the next generation of employees will thrive in contact centres provided they are given the correct technology to create the right environment… Continue reading How Generation Z employees will save the world
The year 2021 was one of adjustment. New challenges emerged and contact centres learned many lessons. Dave Hoekstra at Calabrio reflects on these before offering a glimpse into 2022, helping contact centres to plan ahead… Continue reading A glimpse into 2022: How can contact centres plan ahead?
Eric Leboeuf, Director of Strategic Channel Partnerships at Infobip discusses how, contact centres, over the past 18 months, have adapted and pivoted to pave a new roadmap for customer service… Continue reading The New Contact Centre Roadmap
In our last two blogs, we introduced the concept of adding simplicity to the contact centre and outlined the major barriers to success. Along the way, we shared several simplification strategies including how to step-up staff engagement programmes and refresh leadership skills. In this final blog in the series, we discuss how to turn theory into practice using the latest Workforce Engagement Management (WEM) solutions… Continue reading Contact centres simplified: 3 ways to turn theory into practice
Conversational AI in the financial sector is transforming the industry. With AI and chatbots, banks can scale their customer service and provide high-quality, fast responses for their customers on multiple channels. Scalability is a key differentiator in digital transformation, enabling established banks to keep up with new competitors. Continue reading How e-bot7 is shaping the FinTech sector with the use of Artificial Intelligence: Changes of the Finance and Fintech industry
The trend towards flexible workforces has exaggerated the complexity of running a modern contact centre. Make simplicity a top priority. That’s the verdict of Ross Daniels at Calabrio who shares a 5-point strategy to kickstart your journey towards simplification… Continue reading Why simplicity in contact centres matters in an era of complexity
Hybrid working is set to stay with us in the foreseeable future. But with no one-size-fits-all approach how can companies ensure their current work policy reflects the needs and wishes of their workforce? Sam Dennison, Employee Experience Lead UKI-MEA at Medallia explains how companies can navigate and design for the hybrid employee experience… Continue reading Amplifying the employee experience at a time of hybrid work
With online fraud on the increase, companies must take action to make sure they meet the updated version of the Payment Services Directive, PSD2, which will mandate Strong Customer Authentication (SCA), later this year. Continue reading Strong Customer Authentication: Three things every merchant needs to know
Too many organisations underestimate the power of voice and yet it continues to be the building block of an effective omnichannel customer engagement strategy. Kris McKenzie at Calabrio suggests the secret to success lies in blending voice, and its unfiltered insights, with your CRM to build better customer journeys… Continue reading Mapping the Full Customer Journey – 3 Reasons Why Voice Matters
In his final blog in the Connected Enterprise series Ross Daniels at Calabrio discusses the role of the contact centre… Continue reading A Connected Enterprise – 3 ways to turn theory into practice
Fed up of negative contact centre perceptions limiting your budget, resources and potential? Nick Smith at Calabrio, discusses how you can overcome these concerns and reposition your contact centre as a “profit centre”, instead of a “cost centre”. Continue reading Raise your profile! How to turn contact centre sceptics into fans
Ross Daniels at Calabrio outlines the obstacles and how to tackle them using 3 winning strategies for connecting staff and customers… Continue reading What’s stopping you from becoming a Connected Enterprise?