LSA Global Insights Newsletter: 9 Steps to Create a High Performance Contact Center

5.30.2013

9 Steps to Create a High Performance Contact Center



Just 5%.

A 5% increase in customer loyalty can boost profits by as much as 25% to 85%.


It is up to the Contact Center Leadership Team to stimulate improved performance and execution so these gains become a reality. The leaders need to create the circumstances that elicit better performance from their people.

The good news is that positive customer experiences drive repeat business, cross-selling and up-selling of services, loyal customers, and referrals. Positive experiences decrease the overall costs of service and sales.

The bad news is that contact center technology has not been the great equalizer between people and their performance that had been hoped. While technology has helped to mitigate poor performance and standardize overall performance, it hasn't fully resolved high attrition rates, lack of engagement, and embarrassing service and sales failures.

These problems and a variety of other ills continue to plague contact centers and result in lost revenue, high service costs, and low customer loyalty. So the key question for Contact Center Leaders and their bosses is not "why" high performance but rather "how?"

Fortunately, with the help of 16 years of research and the biggest bank of high performance environment data in the world, the "how" has become a whole lot easier.

Read more about the 9 components to creating a high performance environment


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