Agent Motivation

Games People Play

Gamification is a powerful tool in motivating workforces and breathing life into the disconnected, remote atmosphere created by WFH models.

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Managing Emotional Labor in the Contact Center

When frontline employees use deep acting to interact with customers, absenteeism and turnover are reduced.

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How to Make Remote Training Work for New-Hires

Injecting more than the usual amount of knowledge checks into the middle of presentations helps to keep the class engaged and makes learning a two-way exchange of information.

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Customer Service Team Appreciation in 2020

Even now, 2020 continues to be a series of challenges—and perhaps no group has faced and met more than frontline employees engaged in customer service.

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Woe Is Me… How About You?

More than anything, agents want to know what the future holds. While we cannot predict the end of this pandemic, we can keep folks up to date on what is being considered.

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How to Retain and Engage Your Best Agents

How you treat your best employees during a downturn will influence whether you retain them when times get better.

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Five Ways Customer Support Can Help Marketing Efforts During COVID and Beyond

Organizations must build these teams with the intention of adding value to brand—and as an important revenue driver.

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Preventing Agent Burnout

COVID-19 has created a continuously elevated state of stress that is manifesting in the form of intense emotional reactions—both inside and outside of the workplace.

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Don't Reduce People to Numbers… or Should You?

When agents feel like they are capable of doing the work, because they have the numbers to prove it, they perform beyond expectations.

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The InsideOut Approach: Three Ways Managers Can Improve a Contact Center Culture

Even when your agents know what to do, they still want to receive more constructive feedback.

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The Impact of Altruism on a Servant Leadership Culture

Altruism is the concern for the growth and development of the company without the added agenda of self-interest.

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Improving the Agent Experience

As with the customer experience, EX isn’t something that just happens; it must be intentionally designed.

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How to Quiet the Ego and Lead with Humility

It’s the leader’s job to model a love of learning for everyone in the organization—and humility is at the heart of that.

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