by Shaundalee Carvalho | Apr 28, 2021, 03:16 PM
While voice has been the channel traditionally associated with call centers for years, many modern contact centers have now evolved to use webchat capabilities. The flexibility to choose between preferred contact methods is a considerable convenience to customers. But there’s much more to webchat than customer convenience! Adding webchat to your contact center can benefit your organization in more ways than one. Read on to see some of the benefits that webchat can provide:
by Jasmine McBride | Apr 13, 2021, 05:09 PM
Managing a contact center can be a difficult task. Between managing queues, de-escalating customer situations, and supervising agents, it can be almost impossible to find the time to drive improvements and find efficiencies to optimize your contact center. Some of the most successful contact centers have figured out how to cut through mass amounts of data to identify what is most important. One way to easily increase efficiencies is to understand the KPIs and metrics that are essential to agent productivity and the customer experience.
by Shaundalee Carvalho | Mar 29, 2021, 10:52 AM
The past year has been a difficult and unprecedented time for many organizations. Governments and businesses have needed to adapt to the changing needs of their citizens and their customers, from emergency benefits programs and high inquiry volumes to COVID-19 testing and vaccine roll-out plans. Through all these changes, ComputerTalk has been there for our customers every step of the way.
by Shaundalee Carvalho | Mar 23, 2021, 10:19 AM
It has now been a year since the COVID-19 pandemic began and almost a year since ComputerTalk began our Lunch and Learn/Slice of ice webinar series. The series began with a single webinar devoted to supporting contact centers through the new changes arising from the pandemic and the transition to remote work. However, that one webinar quickly evolved into a monthly series covering a wide range of topics from how-to and support information to ways to enhance your ice Contact Center.
by Shaundalee Carvalho | Mar 17, 2021, 10:32 AM
On Wednesday, February 17th, ComputerTalk presented their latest Slice of ice webinar: Connect with Customers on Any Channel. In this session, account owner Vithusan Jegatheeswaran discussed contact center trends and challenges, the meaning of omnichannel, how ice can help your contact center unify the different modalities available, and some use cases to demonstrate an omnichannel ice Contact Center in action.
by Danielle Wong | Mar 8, 2021, 05:50 PM
The terms call center and contact center are commonly thrown around in the industry. But what are the actual differences between the two?
by Shaundalee Carvalho | Feb 24, 2021, 04:10 PM