Call Centers - Research
Smartphones Will Boost IVR's Customer Service ImageApril 25, 2014
Interactive voice response (IVR) is a self-service technology customers love to hate. But visual IVR on smartphones and other mobile devices can improve IVR's image.
How to Buy Social Customer Service SoftwareApril 16, 2014
As the importance of social customer service grows, so do the number of solutions designed to help companies provide it. Here's how to purchase one for your organization.
7 CRM Trends for 2014January 6, 2014
Social and mobile CRM are among trends that will continue to gain momentum in 2014, predict industry experts.
In the Contact Center: Speech Analytics Software Buying GuideFebruary 26, 2013
Speech analytics software is seeing rapid growth in the call center, thanks to its ability to reveal customer insights. Here are five popular options for prospective buyers.
SaaS, Big Data and More: Speech Analytics in the Contact CenterFebruary 19, 2013
Speech analytics has caught on in the contact center. It's likely to become even more popular, thanks to Big Data, SaaS and other trends.
Workforce Optimization Software Buying GuideOctober 2, 2012
With its emphasis on getting the best performance from call center agents, workforce optimization is one of the most critical areas of focus for call centers.
Call Center Software Suite Buying GuideSeptember 18, 2012
Buying guide focuses on four of the biggest providers of call center software suites, with products geared toward large enterprises.
6 Key Call Center TrendsAugust 13, 2012
As the call center has evolved into a key customer service channel, the agent role has grown more sophisticated and so has the software that supports it.