By Felix Serrano In a world where customer experience is essential, an organization’s choice of CX delivery model is equally as vital. Gone are the days of buying hundreds of seats in a cramped call center, filling them with local employees, and pacing the aisles under the guise of “coaching.” Today’s CX delivery is about … SmartVirtual™ Vs. GigCX Vs. Hybrid: Which Adds the Most CX Value?
With the most difficult year in recent memory almost behind us, we wanted to look back on one of the more positive sides of 2020: the new and exciting ways of doing business in a virtualized world. In this fireside chat with Felix Serrano, CEO and Co-Founder of Activus Connect, we close off the year … CEO Viewpoint: 2020’s Impact on CX and the Future of Activus Connect
The wide-scale adoption of work-at-home in the CX and BPO industry is causing a negative ripple effect within the talent pool. Companies are promising flexibility and a better work-life balance, but failing to deliver on employee needs and expectations, leading many people to leave their jobs with a deep mistrust of the industry. When ex-BPO … Rebuilding Employee Trust in the Customer Experience Industry
Nine months. It’s been nine long months since the BPO industry was forced to go remote, migrating the majority of its global workforce to work-at-home. Plenty of time for an “agile” industry to adapt and thrive, right? Well…not entirely. For a lot of companies, the seismic shift in operational strategy created an opportunity to evolve … CEO View: The BPO Industry is Failing its Work-at-Home Employees
In virtually every industry, low-quality customer service is becoming the norm thanks to the ultimate get-out-of-jail-free card: the coronavirus pandemic. There’s no doubt that COVID-19 has forced brands to change their approach to CX, but quality experiences are becoming an afterthought, which will eventually lead to reputational damage for many organizations. “Sorry for the inconvenience, … Stop Using COVID-19 as an Excuse for Bad Customer Experiences