Tag Archives: voice

Engage Customer 2015: What I’m Looking To Learn

We are just three weeks away from the Engage Customer 2015 summit in London. This event always proves to be an excellent day where people on the frontline of managing customer interactions can debate current problems and future strategies. There … Continue reading

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What Kind of Customer Service Do You Prefer?

For the past few years I have been blogging about how far and how fast customer service has changed. A decade ago companies would give you a phone number to call and an email (if you were lucky) and these … Continue reading

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Making sure your digital customer stays a customer forever

Social networks have changed the customer service industry beyond recognition. The creation of a multichannel environment where the customer chooses the channel, can jump across channels, and most of the interactions are public is a very different type of customer … Continue reading

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Getting #Custserv with Twitter right or ‘Respect for the Bad Man’

Retailers are getting used to multichannel service today. Many of them are answering customer questions online using the same channels to respond to the original questions – for instance publishing answers and information on Facebook when questions originate from that … Continue reading

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Understanding the omni-channel is critical for success

An article in Call Centre Helper recently talked about web chat as ‘a disaster’ because web chats take far longer than calls and customers don’t feel that chat agents are as knowledgeable or as well supported as the voice agents. … Continue reading

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Customer service is changing fast – can you keep up?

It’s always nice to see my own photo in the press, but somehow it’s even better when it is the regional media – our local paper in Bristol – and they are pointing out how important Teleperformance is to the … Continue reading

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Listening to your customers

Handling customer service on new social channels is very different to voice, email, or chat, but many commentators have failed to acknowledge just how different social customer service really is. Social Media Today just published some interesting research focused on … Continue reading

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