Call Center Management White Papers

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Benchmarking in the contact center: Tips for managing what you measure
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Benchmarking projects are a great way for contact center organizations to improve their operations in order to reconcile competing demands from customers and the business. Read this white paper to learn best practices for executing a successful contact center benchmarking project.
Posted: 24 Oct 2012 | Published: 31 Dec 2010

Avaya

Customer Care in a Social World: Are We There Yet?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores and explains why the contact center is a key strategic focal point for customer engagement via social channels.
Posted: 21 Sep 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Oracle Corporation

Is Social Media Transforming Your Business?
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: It's no secret that social media has changed consumer behaviors – but most companies are struggling to capitalize on the unique opportunities it has to offer. Review this resource to learn how incorporating social media into knowledge management, contact centers, and the Web can substantially enhance your customer's experience.  
Posted: 13 Sep 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Oracle Corporation

Why a Call Centric CRM?
sponsored by CallPro CRM
WHITE PAPER: Is your current customer relationship management (CRM) software negatively impacting your selling potential? Many of the CRM software options today have lost focus on their primary users – sales professionals – and are actually decreasing sales activity. Read on to learn how a call-centric CRM strategy can alleviate this challenge.  
Posted: 23 Aug 2012 | Published: 01 Aug 2012

CallPro CRM

Six Best Practices for Agent Knowledge Management
sponsored by KANA
WHITE PAPER: Knowledge management can be a useful tool for improving the quality and efficiency of your contact center operations. This paper outlines a series of best practices to help you achieve maximum results from knowledge management within the contact center that will ultimately lead to better customer service, and higher revenues.
Posted: 21 Jun 2012 | Published: 21 Jun 2012

KANA

Cloud Cover for the Call Center: Meeting Demands Intelligently and Efficiently
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper covers many of the complications and complexities of managing a call center. It explores the various solutions available and offers pros and cons to each of the options. It shows the positive financial impact picking the right choice can have.
Posted: 01 Mar 2012 | Published: 01 Mar 2012

Oracle Corporation

Making WFM Work: Best Practices and ROI Model
sponsored by Calabrio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: There has been tremendous innovation in contact center workforce management (WFM) over the past three years, with new vendors and offerings entering the scene. Find out how the new generation of WFM solutions are easier to use, improve agent satisfaction, enhance customer experience and cut costs.
Posted: 31 Jan 2012 | Published: 24 Jan 2012

Calabrio, Inc.

Six Solutions for What's Keeping Executives Up at Night
sponsored by Citrix Online- GoToAssist
WHITE PAPER: This comprehensive white paper highlights six solutions to the issues support executives face on a daily basis.
Posted: 06 Oct 2011 | Published: 06 Oct 2011

Citrix Online- GoToAssist

How Does your Service Measure Up? Getting to Grips with Metrics
sponsored by GoToAssist
WHITE PAPER: This quick guide will identify some of the most popular metrics that you should be measuring, look at ways in which you can measure them, and how to utilize these measures to improve your service delivery.
Posted: 19 Jul 2011 | Published: 19 Jul 2011

GoToAssist

Speech Analytics - The Power of Simplicity
sponsored by Calabrio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This overview examines the power of Speech Analytics technology to extend resources and expand knowledge.
Posted: 23 Jun 2011 | Published: 23 Jun 2011

Calabrio, Inc.

Making WFM Work: Best Practices and ROI Model
sponsored by Calabrio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: There has been tremendous innovation in contact center WFM over the past three years, with new vendors and offerings entering the scene. Find out how the new generation of WFM solutions are easier to use, improve agent satisfaction, enhance customer experience and cut costs.
Posted: 22 Jun 2011 | Published: 22 Jun 2011

Calabrio, Inc.

Building a Business Case for your Next-Generation QA Solution
sponsored by Calabrio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows you how to build your business case and obtain approval for a new or upgraded contact center quality assurance and recording solution.
Posted: 21 Jun 2011 | Published: 21 Jun 2011

Calabrio, Inc.

Speech Analytics: The Simple Definition
sponsored by Calabrio, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: What is "Speech Analytics," exactly, and why is it important? Find out how the latest wave of Speech Analytics offerings are used in call center communication today and what the benefits are.
Posted: 20 Jun 2011 | Published: 20 Jun 2011

Calabrio, Inc.

Premise vs. Hosted Contact Center: Total Cost of Ownership Analysis
sponsored by inContact
WHITE PAPER: Today, the majority of North American contact centers today are supported by premise-based contact center and telephony systems. But there's another money-saving option for contact centers: third-party owned and operated hosted services. Before you decide which model to use, there's another factor you should consider: Total cost of ownership (TCO).
Posted: 06 May 2011 | Published: 06 May 2011

inContact

Call Centre Transformation: Turning Customer Experience Into Profits
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: Call centres have been constantly evolving since the last third of the twentieth century. This evolution will continue as innovative information technology and shifting forces of competition drive call centre transformation. Customer interaction has become an important source of differentiation for organisations. Learn more in this white paper.
Posted: 20 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2007

SAP AG

PBX Buying Guide: How to Choose the Right Phone System for Your Business
sponsored by Fonality Inc.
WHITE PAPER: While moving to an IP phone system will bring great advantages, the more options, features, functions and capabilities that are available, the more decisions the buyer has to make. That makes it crucial to thoroughly understand your needs before you buy. In this guide are seven steps to help in that process.
Posted: 16 Aug 2010 | Published: 16 Aug 2010

Fonality Inc.

Converting Service Calls into Sales with Real-Time Offer Management
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Banks, utilities, retailers, and the like are taking advantage of incoming calls and Web visits to make offers to existing customers. In this paper learn how with real-time offer management applications, can help leverage customer information.
Posted: 16 Sep 2008 | Published: 16 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Moving beyond the Queue - Focusing on the Real-Time Customer
sponsored by Inova Solutions
WHITE PAPER: In this paper, Tim Montgomery, a highly regarded industry consultant, speaker and author explores new ideas on ways every call center can keep up with new customer demands.
Posted: 20 May 2008 | Published: 19 May 2008

Inova Solutions

Contact Center Costs: The Case for Telecommuting Agents
sponsored by Avaya Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses high labor costs that are inevitable with contact centers and how a telecommuting or home agent program can greatly reduce your labor cost while increasing productivity of your contact center.
Posted: 16 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Avaya Inc.

Listen and Learn - Improving Operations by Utilizing Customer Feedback
sponsored by Mindshare Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Organizations can obtain and analyze feedback from a department, region, branch, or most importantly, an individual employee.
Posted: 05 Mar 2008 | Published: 04 Mar 2008

Mindshare Technologies

Still Struggling to Reduce Call Center Costs without Losing Customers?
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: Efficient call centers that also meet customer expectations is a challenge that many organizations face. Discover the key steps to turning your call center into a strategic asset.
Posted: 01 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2008

SAP AG