Tag: contact center agent

Before You Go to RFP, Get Friendly: A Guide to On-Site Contact Center Visits

by Mike Hasler in Contact Center Outsourcing, Contact Center RFP, Customer Service Outsourcing, Mike Hasler

Picture this: You’re in the RFP process for a new contact center partner. You have a short list of participants. You give them a couple of weeks to return their answers, and then you spend a few more weeks poring through those answers with your team to eliminate the deal-breakers and discern the winner. Finally, […]

 

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Is a Strategic Contact Center Partnership Even Possible? [eBook]

by Amy Bennet in Contact Center Outsourcing, Customer Service Outsourcing, eBook, Mike Hasler, Strategic Partnership

Your company is quick to outsource a handful of operational functions without a second thought – think: maintenance and cleaning crews, office supplies and equipment, and coffee and catering, among many others. But the people you hire to take care of those things aren’t really “partners” in the full sense of the word. They’re not […]

 

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Here’s an Idea: Put Millennials’ Needs First

by Patty Isnor in Agent Recruiting, Call Center Agents, Contact Center Outsourcing, Customer Service Outsourcing, Patty Isnor

The oldest Millennials are now hitting their late 30s (gulp… really?) They make up more than 30% of the workforce with a cohort that consists of 75 million people. What does that mean for outsourced contact center employers? In our opinion, it means we better be doing a good job setting up an employment experience […]

 

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