For many companies, seizing growth opportunities hinges on becoming more customer-centric while continuing to hold down operational costs. Unfortunately, achieving both goals simultaneously often proves difficult. Actions intended to lower service costs can severely compromise service quality, while high-quality, high-touch service may please customers but wreak havoc with the bottom line. In our experience, most […]
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In the past, the contact center was viewed by C-level executives as a “necessary evil” focused on cost containment. These contact centers were limited to a single location, targeting basic frontline support, with minimal financial justification to the overall organization. Today C-level executives recognize the contact center’s unique role as the gateway to existing and […]
How do you run a call center efficiently and effectively to maximize caller satisfaction given the resource and budget constraints that most businesses face? What are the critical variables in providing efficient and effective call center management? Service level is used in virtually every call center (for a solid discussion of what a service level is, see ).
With centralized contact center reporting across all locations, you can learn about the business â how to improve a revenue stream, how to run the business more efficiently and how to appeal to various customer needs. When powerful NASCARÂ® racers roar around the dramatically banked turns of Daytona International Speedway each February, race fans are […]
Customer-first. Customer-focused. Customer- driven. Customer-centric. Customerobsessed. The words have been bandied about in the management lexicon in the last few decades as though each new wave of strategists were the first to realize that revenue comes â¦ from customers. That fact seems self-evident, but what has been less clear is how to fully capitalize on […]
Avaya is a leading global provider of business communications applications, systems and services focused entirely on serving the needs of businesses large to small. Our unique combination of communications applications, systems and services help simplify complex communications and work with existing technologies from other vendors, enabling customers to unlock value and potential from their network. […]
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Three customer communications experts discuss analytics for identifying and developing mission-critical customer contact strategies.
Are you under the gun to drive profitable new growth? Are you exploring new ways to meet your revenue targets while at the same time deepening customer relationships and improving loyalty? Are you interested in turning your contact center into a profit center to better leverage this underutilized asset?
Providing superior customer service across all interaction channels is essential for all organizations. When a customer contacts the company, the business must manage that customer interaction quickly and accurately across any touch point. A poor service experience will have a negative ripple effect on customer satisfaction. Over time, it could potentially: Increase costs by potentially […]