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What is Mini-Miranda?

Definition of Mini-Miranda Mini-Miranda is a legal warning debt collectors are required to use at the beginning of communications with consumers, both written and oral. It’s a requirement set forth by the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and is aimed at preventing debt collectors from contacting consumers under false pretenses, instead clearly identifying the […]

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Use Big Data for a chance of having a Big Year in 2017

Post by: Frank Sherlock, VP, International, Sales “AN AGE of uncertainty is upon us” according to The Economist. Many other sources suggest that 2017 will carry a lot of unknowns, both for businesses and individuals alike. We could just wait and see what happens. But, as the saying goes, “failing to prepare is preparing to fail”. In a world of uncertainty, being able to make informed […]

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Why You Should Add Predictive Analytics to Your CEM Toolbox

You’ve no doubt heard this statistic before: It costs 5X as much to attract a new customer as it does to retain one.  Yet research shows that the majority of organizations are still prioritizing customer acquisition over retention, with fewer than half of survey respondents citing customer satisfaction as a key goal. In today’s consumer-driven […]

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How Companies Can Best Leverage Customer Data

In today’s fast-paced, consumer-driven marketplace, customer communications channels abound.  Gone are the days of simply picking up the phone and contacting customer service.  Instead, customers communicate with companies through numerous channels, including social media, email, live chat, and more. So what does this mean for companies looking to provide optimal customer experiences? In order to […]

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How Did Speech-Reco Get So Much Better So Quickly?

By: Mike Dwyer, Vice President Research & Development, CallMiner You may have noticed that the speech recognition in your phone (Siri) or your car (Ford Sync, BMW DragonDrive), or your home (Alexa) has gotten remarkably better in the past 18 months (or you may still not be using it because of that one time it […]

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Key Takeaways & Highlights from LISTEN 2016

Last week, CallMiner hosted our eighth annual LISTEN user conference and customer engagement analytics event.  LISTEN 2016, which took place at the beautiful Opal Sands Hotel in Clearwater Beach, Florida, featured sessions, keynotes, and roundtable discussions on speech analytics, customer experience, call center efficiency, and more. At its core, LISTEN is an event designed to […]

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LISTEN 2016 to Highlight the Benefits of Speech & Customer Journey Analytics

In today’s customer landscape, the “customer experience” has evolved from a buzzword to a top priority for any organization regularly interfacing with customers. And for good reason: Research shows customer satisfaction has the power to create happy and loyal customers, in addition to directly impacting the bottom line. Forrester, in fact, reports that the revenue […]

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7 Tips for Providing Exceptional Customer Experiences

If your company isn’t taking the customer experience seriously, you should be. Research shows, by 2020, the customer will manage 85% of his or her experience with an enterprise without interacting with a human.  Add to that statistic the fact that, within just a few years, the majority (89%) of companies will compete mainly on […]

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7 (More) Call Center Best Practices

There is no denying that an efficient call center is one where agents address customer concerns in a prompt and thorough manner, creating meaningful relationships with customers at each and every point of interaction. But, the question is: What does it take to establish a well-organized and efficient call center? Earlier this year, we brought […]

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3 Ways Interaction Analytics Helps Maintain PCI Compliance for Call Centers

In today’s consumer marketplace, e-commerce plays a crucial role.  Statistics show that 40% of worldwide Internet users have bought products or goods online via desktop, mobile, tablet, or other online devices.  This amounts to more than 1 billion online buyers and is projected to continuously grow. What this means is that organizations with e-commerce platforms […]

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5 Reasons Speech Analytics Is Critical in Call Center Collections

Collections contact centers and accounts receivable management (ARM) firms face a constant challenge: balancing the need to maximize payments while maintaining quality service and strict compliance. Add to that complexity an increasingly strict regulatory environment and you’re left with collections firms under pressure to make sweeping and costly changes in order to remain competitive in […]

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3 Best Practices for First Call Resolution

Today’s competitive consumer marketplace demands that customer-facing companies adopt strategies to foster meaningful interactions with customers.  It’s no longer enough to provide good customer service – organizations need to constantly be thinking about now to build and maintain customer relationships to drive customer loyalty and retention. Forrester’s latest “State of Loyalty Strategies” report, in fact, […]

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Top 3 Reasons Your Call Center Needs Customer Engagement Analytics

By definition, “customer engagement” is an effect, a reaction, a connection, a response, and/or an experience of customers with one another, with a company, or with a brand. But what does customer engagement actually mean? According to CRM expert Paul Greenberg, the first step toward establishing valuable customer engagement is understanding what value means to [...]

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3 Key Takeaways From #CallCenterWeek 2016 in Las Vegas, NV

Thousands of call center professionals. One spectacular location. Five days of inspirational, educational, customer-oriented keynotes, sessions, demos, and more designed to help companies deliver exceptional customer service. This year’s #CallCenterWeek (CCW) in Las Vegas, NV showcased what is becoming increasingly clear: Customers expect service on their own terms whenever they need it, in whatever digital […]

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What Can You Do to Maximize Your Speech Analytics Technology?

Speech analytics in the call center holds many advantages: reduced operating expenses, outstanding customer experiences, increased company revenue, and reduced customer attrition. By giving you critical insight into agent performance (as well as customer sentiment), speech analytics can result in a more effective call center operation overall.

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Call Center Phone Scripts: Are They a Thing of the Past?

It should come as no surprise that customer service has a significant impact on customer loyalty. Companies are 14 times more likely to sell to an existing happy customer than to a new customer. What’s more, the vast majority of customers (97%) consider customer service to be very important in their choice of and loyalty […]

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5 Ways Speech Analytics Helps Improve the Patient Experience

If there’s any industry that’s in the midst of a transformation, it’s healthcare. Gone are the days of volume-based care – and what’s arrived is a new mix of value-based care that increasingly focuses on improving patient care, building strong and lasting relationships with consumers and patients, and empowering patients to take a proactive approach […]

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How Does Contact Analytics Improve Agent Performance?

When was the last time you had an exceptional experience as a customer? Maybe you received the wrong item you’d ordered online, called customer service, and had the correct item delivered to your doorstep the next morning. Maybe you tweeted at a company to get a quick response to a problem or question and got […]

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Introducing CallMiner’s New Customer Engagement Optimization Interactive Community

In today’s customer-centric marketplace, the customer experience is everything. Research shows 55% of customers are willing to pay more for a “guaranteed” good experience – meaning customers are no longer satisfied with just being promised a good experience. So what does this mean for companies looking to compete on the basis of the customer experience? […]

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3 Reasons Every Call Center Needs an Agent Performance Dashboard

There is no denying that customer service representatives are the lifeblood of the call center. Not only are they on the front lines interacting directly with customers, but they also have the ability to positively (or negatively) impact the customer experience. So what’s the best way to drive agent performance improvements and ensure that customers […]

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Interested in seeing how CallMiner speech analytics can help solve your pressing business objectives in your contact center environment? Watch this customized demonstration of how the suite of CallMiner Eureka solutions can optimize your business objectives such as:

- Customer Experience
- Contact Center Efficiency
- Sales Effectiveness
- Risk & Compliance
- Performance Management

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