The Hybrid Contact Center Workforce of 2030

DMG Consulting

The Hybrid Contact Center Workforce of 2030. This will be a relatively common issue in 10 years when contact centers and many other functions in organizations are staffed with a combination of humans, intelligent AI-enabled assistants, and robots.

The Contact Center Workforce Manager Skills Series

The Call Center School

Workforce Management WFM Skill SetPart 3: Intraday Management Skills.

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The Contact Center Workforce Manager Skills Series

The Call Center School

It also applies to workforce managers. Workforce managers determine how many staff are assigned to a shift and which employee takes which specific shift. Moreover, if workforce managers take little or no consideration of agents' preferences when planning shifts, agents may be less satisfied and be less motivated to perform well and provide good customer service. So when it comes to creating shift plans, workforce managers have a big responsibility.

The Contact Center Workforce Manager Skill Set for Forecasting

The Call Center School

In contact centers today, roughly 65% to 75% of the total operating cost is consumed through paying the frontline staff. For that reason, the biggest opportunity for contact centers to manage or reduce cost is to optimize the utilization of their frontline workforce. To do this, most contact centers today have a workforce manager or an entire workforce management (WFM) department. Workforce Management

Take the Virtual Training Benchmark Survey and Find Out How You Compare to Your Peers!

Training your contact center workforce in today’s virtual world is a challenge. How are your training methods holding up? Are you getting the most out of technology? More importantly, are you maintaining training effectiveness and CSAT? Take this free survey and share and compare your experience with your peers, and we’ll send you a free copy of the results!

Enabling a Mobile Contact Center Workforce with Aspect® Workforce Optimization™ Version 20

Aspect

Contact centers, like most business, have had to find solutions to provide their essential service from somewhere other than densely populated offices where COVID – 19 might spread. For a period, it was mandatory that contact centers get agents out of the building. N ow contact centers have options, but it’s not clear what the best option will be. While enabling a work-from-home contact center environment is important, it’s only a partial answer.

How RPA Can Augment Your Contact Center Workforce Without Threatening Jobs

Noble Systems

If you’re a contact center manager, you might justifiably worry about having to cut your staff. What you notice, however, is that other companies are investing in automation as part of their contact center technology. Research shows that 60% of contact center managers say that automation should augment your workers, not replace them. Improving CX with Contact Center Automation.

DMG Consulting Releases 2019 Contact Center Workforce Optimization Market Share Report

DMG Consulting

DMG Consulting Releases 2019 Contact Center Workforce Optimization Market Share Report. Who: DMG Consulting LLC, a leading provider of contact center, back-office and real-time analytics market research and consulting services. What: Releases 16th annual Contact Center Workforce Optimization (WFO) Market Share Report. Contact center WFO revenue grew at an even faster rate, 12.1%

The Most Undervalued Contact Center Workforce Optimization Strategy

SharpenCX

Learn why Schedule Change Empowerment makes recruitment of new agents easier, improves agent attrition, and allows contact centers to reduce their agent salary budge [.]. The post The Most Undervalued Contact Center Workforce Optimization Strategy appeared first on Sharpen Contact Center Software.

Top 5 Best Practices for Successfully Transitioning from Onsite to an At-Home Contact Center Workforce

Noble Systems

COVID-19 has forced many contact centers to quickly transition from onsite to, in some cases, fully remote operations. This blog compiles the top five best practices to help those who are transitioning to, or looking to maintain, an at-home workforce to achieve the best outcomes.

The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why so Many Contact Centers Struggle with Digital Self-Service

Messaging The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why So Many Contact Centers Struggle with. I N T R O Tweet this The Challenges of Omnichannel: Why So Many Contact Centers Struggle with Digital Self Service | 3 It’s no secret that companies. The contact center is the one.

How RPA Can Augment Your Contact Center Workforce Without Threatening Jobs

Noble Systems

If you’re a contact center manager, you might justifiably worry about having to cut your staff. What you notice, however, is that other companies are investing in automation as part of their contact center technology. Research shows that 60% of contact center managers say that automation should augment your workers, not replace them. Improving CX and Reducing TCO with Contact Center Automation.

DMG Consulting Releases 2018 Contact Center Workforce Optimization Market Share Report

DMG Consulting

DMG Consulting Releases 2018 Contact Center Workforce Optimization Market Share Report. Who: DMG Consulting LLC, a leading provider of contact center, back-office and real-time analytics market research and consulting services. What: Releases 15th annual Contact Center Workforce Optimization (WFO) Market Share. 5/23/2018. New-gen solutions are the future of this mature sector.

Aufnahme von Teleopti in den Magic Quadrant für Contact Center Workforce Optimization

teleopti

Teleopti, weltweit führender Anbieter von Workforce Management-Software für Contact Center Lösungen, gibt seine Aufnahme in den Gartner Magic Quadrant für Contact Center Workforce Optimization 2012 bekannt. Teleopti WFM ist in 25 Sprachen verfügbar und kann über ein weltweites Reseller-Netzwerk sowohl als cloud-basierter Service wie auch als Vor-Ort-Installation bereitgestellt werden

Teleopti together with ZOOM recognized in the Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Workforce Optimization (WFO)

teleopti

Teleopti, the global leader in Workforce Management software for contact centres, today announced their repeat inclusion together with ZOOM International, in the newly published “Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Workforce Optimization” report, by Jim Davies and published 20 November 2013

Teleopti erneut zusammen mit ZOOM im Magic Quadrant für Contact Center Workforce Optimization (WFO) aufgenommen

teleopti

Teleopti, ein führender Anbieter für Personaleinsatzplanungssoftware für Contact Center, gab heute bekannt, dass das Unternehmen gemeinsam mit ZOOM International in den am 20. November 2013 veröffentlichten aktuellen Gartner-Bericht „Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Workforce Optimization“ von Jim Davies aufgenommen wurde

DMG Consulting Releases 2017 Contact Center Workforce Optimization Market Share Report

DMG Consulting

DMG Consulting Releases 2017 Contact Center Workforce Optimization Market Share Report. Who: DMG Consulting LLC, a leading provider of contact center, back-office and real-time analytics market research and consulting services. What: Releases 14th Annual Workforce Optimization (WFO) Market Share Report. growth rate for both the contact center WFO and WFM sectors, and a 10.7%

DMG Consulting Releases 2017 Contact Center Workforce Management Product and Market Report

DMG Consulting

DMG Consulting Releases 2017 Contact Center Workforce Management Product and Market Report. Who: DMG Consulting LLC, a leading provider of contact center, back-office and real-time analytics market research and consulting services. What: Releases 2017 Contact Center Workforce Management Product and Market Report. 3/21/2017.

ZOOM is on a Journey to Native Cloud

Zoom International

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What Vision & Execution Means to Us: NICE in the 2010 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Workforce Optimization

Customer Interactions

Last month Gartner published its 2010 Magic Quadrant for Contact Center Workforce Optimization report. According to Gartner, the Magic Quadrant constitutes a qualitative analysis of the market and its participants. In the report Gartner evaluates the market’s main vendors according to two criteria: ‘completeness of vision’ and ‘ability to execute.’

Guest Blog: The Future of CX Lies with Humans Not Robots

ShepHyken

Plagued by rising costs, employee churn, absenteeism and declining standards, contact centers across the world are facing a combination of challenges unprecedented in the 50-year history of the industry. Workforce Engagement Management is absolutely crucial to the success of CX. We have already witnessed the rise of technology with performance metrics and targets in the name of Workforce Optimization.

5 Paradigm Shifts Driving the Customer Experience Market

NICE inContact

Paul Jarman , NICE inContact Chief Executive Officer, discusses the key paradigm shifts that will lead to massive change in the contact center and customer experience market as part of our Transforming Customer Experiences series. He details the five key transformations that will dramatically impact the customer experience space, including: Digital Artificial intelligence/self-service Analytics Workforce Cloud.

Liverpool Victoria Invests in Customer Experience with Verint

Verint

A UK-based financial services company, Liverpool Victoria (LV=), has more than 5,000 employees across the UK and needed a single, consistent and flexible workforce optimization platform to strengthen its customer service. The company also wanted to gain flexibility to help shape its future and increase corporate agility.

What’s New in the World of Contact Center WFM

DMG Consulting

What’s New in the World of Contact Center WFM. With so much going on in the world and many “fires” to put out, it’s tough to think about the future of our contact centers. But in case you want a break from the realities of COVID-19 and the havoc it is causing around the world, I am going to share some of my thoughts about the future of contact center workforce management (WFM). 3/30/2020. By Donna Fluss.

For 2017, Resolve to Maximize Your Contact Center Technology Investments

Verint

Contact Centers Workforce Management Workforce Optimization Customer Service Customer Experience customer engagement optimization Customer journeys Call Centers contact center workforce optimization Technology Adaptive IVR IVR customer engagementHow can organizations start to think more strategically in the New Year about maximizing their technology investments?

Contact Center Execs: 5 Pains Keeping You Up at Night

Verint

No doubt contact center executives have a great deal to occupy their thoughts day and night. Contact Centers Workforce Optimization Customer Satisfaction Customer Service Customer Experience Analytics operational visibility, Mobile customer engagement optimization Personalization contact center workforce optimization operational efficiency process improvement Adaptive IVR IVR Contact Solutions customer loyalty customer engagement contact center

Going Mobile: Building a Remote Workforce

NICE inContact

It can be daunting to create and scale a team of remote contact center agents. Stream our recent webinar , in which Jill reveals the game-changers that make Frontline Group’s remote workforce a success. Relying on mobile call center agents presents unique obstacles and call for unique solutions. Agent workforce is now 98% mobile. In this webinar, you’ll discover the benefits, challenges, tools, and best practices of building a remote workforce.

Increase Contact Center Agent Productivity and Satisfaction with CXone Agent for Salesforce®

NICE inContact

Contact center agents are the most monitored, micromanaged workforce in existence. Learn how agents can seamlessly access crucial workforce optimization (WFO) functionality without having to leave the Salesforce® Console with CXone Agent for Salesforce®. The post Increase Contact Center Agent Productivity and Satisfaction with CXone Agent for Salesforce® appeared first on inContact Blog.

Tech Tip - Gaining Insight from User Role Reports

Verint

and higher of Verint Workforce Optimization supports customized reporting for user access rights? Contact Centers Workforce Optimization Call Centers contact center workforce optimization reportsDid you know that Version 11.0 Many of us have asked, Who is assigned to what role, and what is their scope? Fortunately, Verint makes it easy to access reports by person and organization to see an individual’s role and scope assignment.

6 Numbers To Keep In Mind For A Successful Contact Center

airespring

How effective is your contact center? Below are a range of statistics from a benchmark report by Dimension Data, showcasing the numbers that defined the contact center industry in 2015. 40% of contact centers “have no tools to analyze data.”.

Verint Helps MSC Industrial Build on Customer Moments of Truth

Verint

was interested in how it could improve productivity, enhance the customer experience, and keep operating costs down through a single, unified workforce optimization platform. Today, the organization leverages Verint Workforce Optimization across its customer service operations to help it evaluate thousands of customer interactions daily to make faster, better decisions, elevate employee productivity, and offer its customers the support they have come to expect.

Making Data Actionable - Part Two

Verint

Back-Office Operations Contact Centers Workforce Optimization Big Data Dashboards contact center workforce optimization back office workforce optimization Data QualityPart one of this blog series discussed keeping your data story simple by applying the ARC approach: Actionable, Relevant, and Consumable. I’ll now highlight the importance of understanding the push-pull impact on your data.

Why is ZOOM an NPS® Promoter?

Zoom International

Is your goal to hit contact center metrics? In the day to day operations of many contact centers, we focus on traditional operational metrics, such as service level, talk time and adherence. Enable your Contact Center into improve loyalty.

Workforce AI: The Driverless Contact Center

Aspect

Looking specifically at the contact center industry, we have seen a recent flurry of activity around chatbots, intelligent IVRs and virtual agents. In a world where the customer experience is the holy grail, contact centers naturally apply new technologies first to their customers and then to their agents and internal processes. AI will not take the contact center workforce by storm but rather in a gradual, carefully scrutinized evolution of capabilities.

Back Office Integration Coming to the Forefront in Customer Engagement

Verint

We have begun to see the boundaries of the contact center expanding as its functionality encroaches upon other departments within the enterprise, agents gain access to subject matter experts in other departments, and data silos have come together in the interest of improved customer service. As the worlds of back office and front office operations come together, contact center agents will benefit by the improved customer service they are able to offer customers.

Facing the Future of Contact Center Employee Engagement

Verint

At the end of 2016, I conducted 20 interviews with customer service professionals who were members of the National Association of Call Centers (NACC). The question was, “What’s keeping you up at night when you think about your contact center in 2017 and beyond.”. Clearly, employee engagement is of paramount importance to an overwhelming majority of contact center executives today.

Closing the Gap Between the Front and Back Office

Verint

As Ken Landoline, principal analyst at OVUM, stated in his blog, Back-Office Integration Coming to the Forefront in Customer Engagement , a number of trends are making it easier to link these two functions, including: In-sourcing previously outsourced contact center functions. And studies estimate that 20% to 30% of contact center call volume is the result of issues in the back office. 2 Saddletree Research and National Association of Call Centers 2016 Survey.

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teleopti

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When Elite Plumbers Wished They Had Workforce Management

Verint

Field personnel were backed with an equally professional call center. Not understanding the impact of freezing weather in the South, the call center was not staffed adequately and was unable to handle these surges. So, to address this issue, Elite Plumbers decided to invest in an advanced workforce management (WFM) system. Workforce management software is thought by some to be a solution required only by the very largest contact centers.

Got Joy? Happiness Guru Shawn Achor to Speak at Verint Engage 2018

Verint

Shawn Achor, founder, GoodThink, Inc. and author of Before Happiness and The Happiness Advantage, will be a keynote speaker at the Verint Engage global customer conference at the Sheraton Dallas Hotel May 14 – 17. Achor will present “Big Potential: How Transforming the Pursuit of Success Raises Our Achievement, Happiness and Well-Being” on the morning of Wednesday, May 16.