Category Archives: Guest Post

What’s next for contact centres that moved to the cloud during the pandemic?

The global pandemic has accelerated digital transformation and ushered in a Cloud-Smart Era. Tom Goodmanson, CEO at Calabrio, reveals recent research results and shares ideas on how to harness the next level of strategic potential for new and existing cloud-based contact centres… Continue reading What’s next for contact centres that moved to the cloud during the pandemic?

It’s time to test your CX knowledge by entering the Calabrio Big CX Quiz

Delivering a great customer experience (CX) is the ultimate aim of contact centres but how do organisations stand out from the crowd? In this article, Magnus Geverts at Calabrio shows how to WOW customers in five easy steps and then invites you to test your knowledge in the Big CX Quiz on 5 May 2021… Continue reading It’s time to test your CX knowledge by entering the Calabrio Big CX Quiz

Using automated analytics to identify contact centre issues and solutions in turbulent times

Doing business has never been more unpredictable. Success depends on identifying and analysing trends then quickly developing effective solutions. Calabrio has recognised three organisations with awards for their innovative use of workforce optimisation analytics. Continue reading Using automated analytics to identify contact centre issues and solutions in turbulent times

It’s good to talk: learning from COVID-19 customer experiences

The value of delivering good customer experience cannot be underestimated. Research from Infobip recently found that British businesses are set to lose more than £2.5 billion due to bad customer service during lockdown. But it’s not all doom and gloom; some retailers are getting customer service right. Continue reading It’s good to talk: learning from COVID-19 customer experiences

All Work and No Play: Connecting the dots trends report – How the 9-5 model saps productivity

Companies are now torn between preparing for a full return to the office at some point, and committing to large-scale remote work. And they’ve generally used examples of employees adopting healthier lifestyles or working longer hours to plead their case for or against – usually with work-life balance in mind. Continue reading All Work and No Play: Connecting the dots trends report – How the 9-5 model saps productivity

5 key criteria for elevating the work from home experience

Although we are all getting used to working from home now, there are still a few issues around it such as IT support and video sharing fatigue. As it’s going to be a while before we’re allowed back to offices full time– or ever, for those of us who like working from home for at least some of the week – Rob Carmichael, Collaboration Specialist at Avaya, has the following tips on how to get the best experience from home. Continue reading 5 key criteria for elevating the work from home experience