Category: AI

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How chatbots are changing the landscape of customer support

How chatbots are changing the landscape of customer support

If you’ve interacted online with pretty much any sort of business in the past year, there’s a good chance it was handled by a chatbot. Lately, I’ve encountered more local small businesses using them to take orders and answer questions. The convenience offered by their chatbot helped to win my business. And they seem more prevalent than ever. Have you noticed the proliferation of chatbots on websites and social media platforms? The chatbot is one modern technology that’s more than a trend; it’s becoming an important part of customer service and leveraged by businesses that want to stay ahead of the competition in their sector.
Think Big Act Bigger A Practical Guide for Small Business Call Center AI and Analytics

Think Big, Act Bigger A Practical Guide for Small Business Call Center AI and Analytics

This is the third article in a four-part series designed to help small call centers choose the right software to enable them to thrive and compete. The first article focused on cloud call center software as a growth enabler, the second was all about building customer loyalty, and now we'll discuss how to use modern technology to compete more effectively and take performance to the next level.
What is customer effort and how does contact center AI impact it

What is Customer Effort and How Does Contact Center AI Impact it?

In these days of over-the-top service examples, sometimes we lose sight of the fact that many people just want their problems solved with very little effort on their part. In fact, the results of a study published in the Harvard Business Review* revealed that reducing customer effort is a better way to build loyalty than trying to delight customers.
Making the Case for AI in the Contact Center Answers to Your Top 8 Questions

Making the Case for AI in the Contact Center - Answers to Your Top 8 Questions

Artificial intelligence has the potential to transform the way your contact center operates and delivers customer experiences. That's why so many businesses are investing in bots, advanced analytics and AI-infused call center applications. But contact center AI shouldn't be used just for the sake of it - organizations should use it for very specific purposes to drive business results. The secret to AI success isn't in the adoption of AI, it's in how you use it.