Establishing a Culture That Supports Distributed Teams
Top Ten Competencies of the Modern CIO
Managing Two People Who Hate Each Other
Are Your Employees Getting the Praise They Deserve?
Best Practices for Optimizing Multichannel Support
How CIOs can lead their companyís information business
Is Tech Eroding Consumer Loyalty?
BYOD may be SOP, but it's still a headache for IT
The Trust Agenda
Where Are All the Happy Agents?
Customer Experience: The Rise of Empathy
7 Management Traits That Will Make All Your Employees Quit
Employee Training Needs More than a Script
CIOs Face BYOD Hard Reality: Employees Don't Care
Bringing Business-Led IT Out of the Shadows
Worldwide IT Spending Forecast to Reach $3.7 Trillion in 2013
Worldwide IT spending is projected to total $3.7 trillion in 2013, a 4.2 percent increase from 2012 spending of $3.6 trillion, according to the latest forecast by Gartner, Inc. The 2013 outlook for IT spending growth in U.S. dollars has been revised upward from 3.8 percent in the 3Q12 forecast. Gartner analysts said much of this spending increase is the result from projected gains in the value of foreign currencies versus the dollar. When measured in constant dollars, 2013 spending growth is forecast to be 3.9 percent. Worldwide enterprise software spending is forecast to total $296 billion in 2013, a 6.4 percent increase from 2012. This segment will be driven by key markets such as security, storage management and customer relationship management; however, beginning in 2014, markets aligned to big data and other information management initiatives, such as enterprise content management, data integration tools, and data quality tools will begin to see increased levels of investment.
Ventana Research Releases Agent Desktop Benchmark Research
People Issues in Customer Support Survey Results
SupportIndustry.comís latest survey examines the "people" issues that drive customer service operations: how satisfied customers are, how agents feel, how we supervise people and measure performance, and the systems we have in place to train and coach people.Get your copy of the full survey responses here!
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Facebook Is About to Take the Training Wheels off Facebook at Work
Vocalcom Launches Click2Start Cloud Call Center
Nearly 80% of CEOs Globally Expect To Increase Hiring Over Next 3 Years
Uncovering The Hidden Profits In Your Contact Center
3 Ways to Make Your Contact Center More Agent-Centric
The Customer Experience in 2020