Let’s Talk Balancing Staffing Levels

It’s obvious when organizations are having issues with staffing levels, right? When you see employees at a retail store talking loudly about the obnoxious quote one of their ex-boyfriends posted on Twitter, you may think, “Wow, they really don’t have anything better to do?”   What about when the employees at the DMV are severely […]

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Agent Productivity: The Good, The Bad, The Cherry Pickers

Let’s face it… you have a sense of who your productive agents are. Wouldn’t you love some clear objective metrics to confirm your gut instincts (or maybe show you something that might be obscured)?   Sure, your team comes to work every day, clocks in on time, answer some calls, talks about how their mothers-in-law […]

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Now that We’ve Found [Abandonment Rate/Queue Time] ❤ What are We Gonna Do?

Okay, cool video last time about what abandonment rate and queue times can tell you, right? If you missed that one (or just miss Peter’s baritone), you can always watch it here.   Now you’re curious… just how do I monitor my Average Queue time, my Average Abandoned Calls Queue times, and my Abandonment Rate? […]

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Spotlight on Healthcare: Understand Customer Needs with Brightmetrics

Golden Valley Health Care (GVHC) is an organization that provides healthcare to a California-based population of underprivileged patients. Their typical customer is someone who has limited access to treatment so the telephone communication they use for internal and external engagement is vital to delivering effective, efficient, and reliably delightful interactions with their patients. The Problem: […]

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Spotlight on Healthcare: Set Achievable Goals with Brightmetrics

Within the past decade, the US healthcare industry has shifted in ways that empower consumers with many choices when it comes to their healthcare providers. This has increased the emphasis on providing excellent customer service as a way to differentiate. Regardless of the type of contact or the service being provided, the goal for many […]

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Call Center Metrics

Which 2 Metrics Can I Use for a Better Customer Experience Tomorrow?

Each call center has its own programs, with goals and objectives set by the management, client, or other key stakeholders. While there are several key call center metrics needed for a balanced perspective (i.e. customer satisfaction, first contact resolution, agent satisfaction, etc.), there are a couple of metrics that are within your span of control […]

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Improve Call Center Agent Performance

3 Ways to Improve Call Center Agent Performance

If you use Brightmetrics Core UC Analytics Service to derive valuable business insights from your ShoreTel business phones, you’re already a believer in empowering your team with data perspectives that are tailored and unique to your organization. Call center management and team leaders can also take these benefits to the next level with ECC Analytics […]

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