Artificial intelligence and the rise of augmented agents in customer experience

Published on: May 31, 2017
Author: Pascal Gauvrit - CTO

Artificial intelligence (AI) is currently the hottest topic in customer experience, with brands exploring how they can use digital technology such as chatbots to deliver the fast, accurate and personalized service that consumers demand. AI will radically change how customer service teams operate, with Gartner predicting that it will disrupt the jobs of 1 million phone-based customer support agents...

How autonomous customers are driving customer experience

Published on: May 25, 2017
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

The relationship between customers and brands has fundamentally changed. Consumer expectations are continually rising, and much more of the customer journey is now self-directed, across multiple different channels. When they do make contact, these ‘autonomous customers’, as BT has described them in a global research study, want fast, accurate service that minimizes their effort

Coping with disruption through AI and human customer experience

Published on: May 11, 2017
Author: Olivier Njamfa - CEO & Co-Founder

This week’s Gartner Customer Experience & Technologies Summit (10-11th May 2017) provides everyone in the sector with the perfect opportunity to take stock of the current state of customer experience – and to help CX teams to plan for the future.

Connecting telecoms providers with improved customer service

Published on: May 03, 2017
Author: Dharmesh Ghedia

Be it broadband internet services, pay TV, landline or mobile, the telecoms market is incredibly competitive. The pace of technological change means that new services are constantly being launched while there is ongoing pressure on prices, with consumers demanding more for less at every contract renewal. All of these factors make customer service a key battleground...

Customer Experience in action through Artificial Intelligence

Published on: April 26, 2017
Author: Olivier Njamfa - CEO & Co-Founder

Winning and retaining customer loyalty is vital for every business. In the face of increasing competition and more demanding consumers, organizations therefore need to go beyond simply delivering excellent service and put customers at the heart of what they do. They must provide a consistent, high quality and personalized experience across every channel and touchpoint.

The impact of the Internet of Things on customer service

Published on: April 20, 2017
Author: Pascal Gauvrit - CTO

The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) promises to dramatically change the relationship between people and technology. By "smartifying" all sort of devices, from white goods to lamp posts, to communicate without the need for human intervention the IoT will automate many routine tasks, making life easier for everyone.

Shaping the future of customer experience

Published on: April 12, 2017
Author: Olivier Njamfa - CEO & Co-Founder

Given its importance to the bottom line, customer experience is high on the priority list of CEOs, CMOs and CIOs alike. Research from Gartner found that nearly a third (31%) of CEOs had customer projects as their number one strategic priority for this year, and 37% said that customer experience management was their most important area of technology investment over the next 5 years.

Why customer experience is central to digital transformation in insurance

Published on: April 05, 2017
Author: Angus Prentice - Senior Sales Manager

The insurance industry is facing enormous pressures. Customer expectations are rising, regulation is increasing and digital transformation is fundamentally changing how insurers operate, while lowering the barriers to entry for new competitors. No wonder that a new article from McKinsey is headlined “Time for insurance companies to face digital reality.”

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