Technology Worth Following

Contact Center Pipeline

We are interested in defining contact center technology that is worth following today. Technology call center caller authentication contact center contact center technology natural language speech recognition video chat voice biometricsOK, let’s set the ground rules.

Five Key Decisions for Buying Contact Center Technology

Contact Center Pipeline

In earlier writings, I’ve offered up guidelines for purchasing cloud technology that focus on pricing, service level agreements, and the statement of work.

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Guest Post: How Voice Technology Can Improve Customer Service

ShepHyken

She writes about how businesses can utilize modern voice technology to create a better experience overall for their customers. As new technologies evolve and adapt, modern businesses are finding new opportunities to have engaging, empathetic and efficient conversations with their customers.

The Case for Staff to Support Technology

Contact Center Pipeline

Companies often exhibit a failure of imagination when implementing new technology. Leadership can readily imagine the power of the new tools but can’t extend that vision to the people who’ll use and derive value from the tools on a daily basis.

Top Industry Secrets for Successful Contact Center Scripting

Speaker: Colin Taylor, CEO & Chief Chaos Officer at The Taylor Reach Group, Inc

Scripts have been around as long as contact centers. Scripts attempt to set out an ‘ideal’ path to success on the call, whether that's a sale, a resolved inquiry, or a closed case. While some scripting attempts have failed, AI and Agent Assist technologies can help.

Make Contact Center Technology a Strategic Tool

Contact Center Pipeline

So, here’s one thing I know for sure: Contact center technology can be absolutely transformative. But achieving that end result all boils down to the fundamentals of defining, planning, selecting, implementing and supporting technology. Technology call center contact center cross-functional collaboration sourcing strategy technology implementation technology planning technology procurement technology project planning technology ROI

Enabling Advisors with Technology

Concentrix

Create exceptional CX by considering both the customer experience and the advisor experience with digital-first technology. The post Enabling Advisors with Technology appeared first on Concentrix.

6 Benefits of Real-Time Speech Analytics Contact Centers Cannot Ignore

Provana

Real-time speech analytics technology has tremendous potential to transform any collections-focused call center from the inside out. Read all benefits here

25 Call Center Technology Trends to Watch in 2021

Callminer

Read this blog to learn about the 25 top trends for 2021 in call center technology

Treat Technology Partnerships Like a Marriage!

Contact Center Pipeline

In 1988 I wrote an industry article, titled “Life with Multiple Vendors”, which appeared in the Service Level Newsletter, published by ICMI. The message in that article underscored the value and importance of working together, as one team, to achieve operational success.

How to Leverage AI to Drive A Better Human Experience for Your Customers

Speaker: Adam Cutler, Co-Founder of IBM Design, IBM Distinguished Designer, AI Design

AI is about helping us be the best version of ourselves. When will AI comprise the whole CX sector & people won’t connect with real customer concerns? Join Adam Cutler, Co-Founder of IBM Design, to learn why it’s quite the opposite.

7 New Technologies to Improve Customer Service in 2021

TechSee

As 2021 gets underway, new technologies to improve customer service are emerging, that help businesses boost their service levels while still keeping a firm eye on their bottom line to ensure business continuity in a challenging economic environment. .

Guest Blog: 5 Ways To Leverage Technology For A Better Customer Experience

ShepHyken

This week we feature an article by Rahul Varshneya whos writes about how technology innovations are continuously improving the customer experience. So, what part does technology play in this? How to leverage technology for a better customer experience.

Can technology help organisations meet the recent FCA Consumer Duty requirements?

Callminer

With the introduction of the FCA's new Customer Duty requirements, brands must take an active stance toward assisting and protecting financially vulnerable customers

Four Key Contact Center Technologies for 2019

Contact Center Pipeline

As we end 2018 and reflect on what’s ahead in 2019, it seems like a good time to think about what’s new and what’s next in contact center technology. My team of consultants identified the top things we see dominating contact center technology discussions. I’m going to highlight four key technology areas in this post. […]. Technology AI analytics artificial intelligence call center cloud solutions contact center omnichannel robotic process automation RPA technology

The Reciprocal Nature of ROI: Maximizing Value for the Customer

Speaker: Sarah Tarraf, Director of Customer Experience, Gongos & David Robbins, Account Strategist, Gongos

Despite increasing investment in new tools and technologies, executives still struggle to demonstrate their impact on the customer. Instead, we must focus on the ability of organizations to drive actionable change across the enterprise by transforming the design and delivery of experiences.

How Technology Services Streamline Solutions

Ansafone

Contact centers can support small, medium and large businesses with technology services that ensure quick response times. Whether a business is communicating with clients or simply collaborating with its partners, there are several technology services that should be utilized to secure results.

Waterfield Technologies Welcomes Steve Kezirian as Chief Executive Officer

Waterfield Technologies

Setting the stage for accelerated growth Tulsa, Oklahoma – October 6, 2020 – Waterfield Technologies (WTI), a leading contact center software and systems integrator providing mission critical voice and conversational AI […].

Visual Technology in Telecom: Endless opportunities

TechSee

In fact, a January 2021 survey by TechSee, a technology provider to some of the world’s biggest telecoms, found that 65 percent of consumers would rather avoid technician visits unless absolutely necessary. Visual technology in telecom has three core elements: Video.

Leverage Collection Technology

NobelBiz

When it comes to technology changes, the Accounts Receivable Management is one of the most reluctant and slow adopter industries, and we can’t stop wondering why… Is it a matter of rules and regulations? Is it a matter of technology?

Turning Your Contact Center into a Profit Center by Leveraging Chat

Speaker: Tony Medrano, CEO of RapportBoost.ai

Technology has allowed for more instant communications, creating a new opportunity for businesses to connect with customers. Live chat as a communication channel has significantly grown in recent years as the leading digital contact method, according to J.D Power.

Contact Center Technology Trends 2022

Spearline

And, more specifically, what are the contact center technology trends for 2022? Tech is more important than ever The first trend to note is that technology, in general, is looking more important than ever to contact centers. Blog Contact Center Technology Contact Center Trends 2022

Guest Blog: Impact of Technological Advancements on Consumer Behavior

ShepHyken

This week we feature an article by Jim Iyoob who talks about how and why technology has changed consumer behavior and how you need to reinvent strategies to keep up with consumers. – Shep Hyken. With technological advancements, the market has seen a tremendous shift in consumer behavior. As a result of the technological impact influencing consumer behavior, most company leaderships face an unending challenge to meet consumer expectations.

25 Call Center Technology Trends to Watch in 2021

Callminer

Technological Trends. ” – Julie Bai, Call Center Technology and Trends Every Business Leader Must Know in 2020 , Nextiva; Twitter: @Nextiva. ” – Call Center Technology Trends for 2020 , Expivia; Twitter: @expivianow. Technology is easing budgeting stress.

A Glimpse To The New Trends In Humanizing Technology

Beyond Philosophy

The post A Glimpse To The New Trends In Humanizing Technology appeared first on Customer Experience Consulting. Social media has changed many things about our lives.

How to Evaluate ASR Solution Brief

There is a fundamental difference between 1st generation, 2nd generation, and modern-day ASR solutions that use 100% deep learning technology. Get the information you need to ensure your evaluation experience yields the data you need to make your purchasing decision.

The Role of Technology in Customer Experience

Ansafone

In today’s world, we can expect technology to be ever-changing as processes continue to evolve over time. It’s important for businesses to stay up-to-date with emerging technologies in order to be a key player in its industry.

15 Major Call Center Technology Trends For 2022

OctopusTech

Call center technologies are developing rapidly in this ever-growing digital era. Various call center technology trends such as Artificial intelligence, virtual agents, and cloud communications are all part of the future of call centers. What is call center technology?

Important Trends in Workforce Management Technology

Contact Center Pipeline

Chart a Clear Course for Technology Selection

Contact Center Pipeline

Technology selections without strategy, requirements and criteria are like rudderless ships that roam the sea of options without docking at the right ports. Technology call center contact center technology project scope technology selection vendor evaluationSome captains may fall prey to “dog and pony” shows that focus on what “could be,” whether the “could be” is a requirement or not. Others are paralyzed by a Fear Of […].

Workstreams Affected by Work@Home - Moving From an Emergent WAH to Best-in-Class

Speaker: Eric Berg, CEO, ContactCenterPro Consulting

In 2020 we all had to move fast in order to ensure our customers received the level of service they needed. Now that things have leveled off, many companies are looking at their long term plans and realizing they need to review all work streams affected by moving to a work from anywhere model and modify or improve their technology and standard operating procedures. In this discussion we will provide an overview of all work streams affected by a work from anywhere model, and talk through how you can move from emergent to best in class with your remote workforce.

Best Technologies for Small Businesses

Win the Customer

The Importance of Using a Secure Fax and a virtual office address where the service provider will forward all of your mail, this is a really good one for Modern technology has made it easier for small business owners to manage and track multiple tasks at the same time.

Calculating ROI for Contact Center Technology Investments

Contact Center Pipeline

It’s easy to get excited about technology and conjure up all of the benefits that will accrue to the contact center. Technology call center contact center TCO technology cost savings technology procurement technology ROI total cost of ownershipBut you must make the case initially to get funding, and then, ideally, show that you delivered on that promise. Three potential paths to business case development provide opportunities to deliver a return on […].

Leveraging voice technology

Spearline

Voice technology is changing the way humans engage with and interact with systems and processes. The post Leveraging voice technology appeared first on Spearline. Whitepaper voice-bot voice-technology

10 tips for combining the ‘human’ and ‘technology’ elements of your quality monitoring process

Callminer

Read on for our list of tips to automate your quality monitoring process

CX Transformation Begins with Culture

Speaker: Scott Schoenherr, SVP Operations/Technology, HealthCare Claims Management, Mary Hall, Founder/CEO, CultureWise Consulting and Max Ball, Director of Product Marketing, RingCentral

You have probably heard the quote "Culture eats strategy for breakfast." As you embark on your CX transformation journey, the first step is to focus on your culture. You can introduce all the state-of-the-art technology, but if you don't address culture first, your transformation is going to fall short. Including your front-line early in the strategy, getting buy-in, and focusing on creating a customer-centric culture can accelerate the results of your CX transformation.

The Adoption of Technology, CRMs in CX

Vistio

Vistio’s Co-Founder Gregg Antenen joins us today to discuss the adoption of technology in CX. As you may know Vistio provides software, technology and tools to equip CX agents, namely Customer Relationship Management software or CRMs.

Episode #20 – Communication Technology Pros and Cons at Work

Russel Lolacher

In this episode of Relationships at Work, Russel chats with technology service leader and speaker Brandon Caudle on the pros and cons of communication technology at work. How knowledge transfer and culture can benefit from communication technology.

Some Nice Niche Technologies

Contact Center Pipeline

Mainstream technologies get a lot of press. But I’d like to put a spotlight on a few intriguing niche technologies for your consideration: Desktop Analytics Desktop analytics—aka Desktop and Process Analytics, or DPA—captures agent desktop activity. […]. Technology call center contact center context-aware applications desktop analytics gamification speech analytics technology

A Short History of Call Center Technology

Fonolo

It’s a quick rundown of call centers and how contact center technology has developed over the last 70 years. What does call center technology mean? Call center technology refers to a vast range of software and hardware used to run the modern call center.

Why Your Contact Center's Success Depends on Conversational Automation in 2021 (Replay)

Speaker: Derek Roberti, VP Technology, Cognigy

Is AI about to take over contact centers entirely? No. But it is going to power all their interactions, even the human agent ones, as we shall see. Derek Roberti, VP Technology, North America at Cognigy, joins David Hadobas for this webinar replay to discuss the benefit and actions that can be taken with AI in 2021.