In an increasingly fast-paced world, the expectations of modern consumers are continually evolving. Now more than ever, customers expect almost immediate responses from businesses when they have a question or issue. Recent data gathered by Salesforce reveals that 64% of consumers expect real-time responses, with millennials in particular having an expectation of instant replies. While
The past year has highlighted—more than ever before—the importance for businesses to be agile and flexible in their approach to remote work. Interruptions to normal operations can be extremely costly within any industry, and it is vital that companies consider how to maintain business continuity during tumultuous times. In 2020, nearly a third of the
Quality customer service is an unambiguous expectation from consumers in the digital age. As experiences with Artificial Intelligence (AI) become more commonplace and expand into business communication portals, expectations on our human counterparts also increases. While nothing will ever beat the personal touch of an expert agent, 2020 has highlighted the need for companies to
In recent years, a growing number of businesses have moved away from traditional, premises-based contact centres in favour of a cloud-based approach. Research shows that 90% of organisations currently use some form of cloud computing in their operations. In addition, in 2019, some 60% of workloads run via the cloud (compared to 45% in 2018).
In light of the current coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, cloud contact centres can provide a seamless transition from an office arrangement to a remotely accessible and safe platform. CX Cloud, powered by Enghouse Interactive, offers cloud contact centre solutions to help businesses of all sizes enhance their customer service outputs and securely manage data. Small and
Cloud contact centres are network-based services that provide a web-based alternative to traditional premises-based models. For instance, cloud contact centres are not restricted by a fixed geographic location; agents can be employed from around the world and simply need a computer, headset, and internet connection. As the popularity of cloud-based contact centres has proliferated, so