Contact center as a ‘Strategic Asset’? – There is more to contact center processes than you think!
By Turaj Seyrafiaan Contact centers have been in operations for many years. One of the key aspects (pillars) of contact center operation is ‘Process’. Processes are the backbone of any contact center – every contact center has them. Some of these are directly related to how we handle customer contacts. Some are focused on back-office […]Read more
Please Stop Using Voice Mail In Your Contact Center
By: Colin Taylor There are a few that really grate on me, fingernails scraping a blackboard, chewing on tin foil and voice mail in a contact center. There is little I can do about the first two on my list other than avoiding blackboards and tin foil, but I can make an impassioned plea to […]Read more
Taylor Reach NPS Score +100
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By: Colin Taylor Customer Satisfaction is critical for the success of any organization, and Taylor Reach is no different. Each member of the team strives to delight our customers and exceed their expectations. To gauge the satisfaction of our clients we employ a customer satisfaction survey and all of our clients are asked to participate […]Read more
UK Launch – Taylor Reach
Posted on October 06, 2016 in Call Center Assessment • Call Center Audit • Call Center Consulting • Call Center Management • Call Center Performance • Call centre consulting • Contact center consulting • Customer Experience • Customer Experience • Customer Experience Management • Customer Experience Metrics • Uncategorized
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By: Colin Taylor Well it has been a busy month for Taylor Reach and for our Senior Consultant, Peter Elliot leading our UK team. Not only have we launched our Contact Centre, Call Centre and Customer Experience consulting services, but Peter is also relocating and changing his home address. Should you wish to reach Peter […]Read more
Auditing, Made Easy.
Posted on August 24, 2016 in Agent Experience • Call Center Assessment • Call Center Audit • Call Center Consulting • Call Center Management • Call Center Performance • Call Center Tools • Customer Experience Management • Customer Experience Metrics • Facts and Figures • Metrics • Opportunity • People management • Service Level • Strategy • Technology • The Taylor Reach Group
Snapshotz™ Call Center and Contact Center Customer Service Auditing Operational Efficiency, Excellence and Best Practice improvements can only be achieved once the opportunities have been identified. The reality is however, that due to the ever changing world of technology, communications and the customers themselves, the metrics that reveal the opportunities are constantly changing and adapting to new […]Read more
Customer Satisfaction as a Primary KPI?
Posted on August 10, 2016 in Call Center Management • Call Center Performance • Contact center consulting • Customer Experience • Customer Satisfaction • Employee Engagement • Metrics • Net Promoter • The Taylor Reach Group
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By: Turaj Seyrafiaan There have always been a number of contact center efficiency and effectiveness indicators. While each has a certain and important role, it should always be emphasized that we cannot analyze these indicators in solitude and need to view them as part of a larger holistic picture. From time to time, however, I […]Read more
Brexit – Good for the Irish Tech and Call Center Industry?
By Peter Elliot As an avid participant in the tech industry for the last quarter-century, I have seen a lot of change. Let me start by saying I do hope that Brexit won’t be of much note as we look back on the UK tech scene in five years’ time. That said, I have not […]Read more
Pokemon Go And Your Contact Center
By Colin Taylor It has just been a few weeks since Pokemon Go has unleashed mobs of zombies walking in search of new Pokemon to capture, and other players to battle. The game quickly eclipsed Twitters total number of users and at more than 21 million players it shows no signs that the growth is […]Read more
5 Reasons New Call Centers Fail
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5 Reasons New Call Centers Fail By: Colin Taylor There can be many reasons for an organization to decide it is time to create a call center or contact center. Perhaps organic growth, a new product, service or acquisition is resulting in calls swamping the switchboard, or customers are tracking down the administrative offices to […]Read more
Do you know your Cost of Service?
Peter Elliot Senior Consultant – Europe Customer Service and CRM There is a largely linear relationship between the Quality and Cost of a customer service operation. Intuitively, the better the quality of service offered, the higher the cost. Take the simple example of answering a customer call. To offer the highest service level, the call […]Read more