Reaching and getting the attention of the younger generations is no easy task. There’s no doubt that their use of technology is vastly different to that of older generations. Gen Z, in particular, have spent the majority of their lives surrounded by technology. This shift has transformed the way they want companies to contact them. Read More
The decline of conversation has been well documented in the news over recent years with countless attention-grabbing headlines. Modern technology has acquired a bad reputation as the killer of conversation, causing a deterioration in our ability to initiate and hold a conversation and it can be easy to see why. According to Grant Bailey of the Independent, “One in 10…. have gone longer than three whole days without a face-to-face interaction with another person.”1
CTI (Computer Telephony Integration) allows computers to interact with a phone system, moving control of the telephony platform to a computerized environment. There are a whole host of benefits for successful CTI adoption for businesses and users alike. CTI often takes advantage of cloud technology as opposed to a more traditional hardware approach such as an on-premise PBX. One of the biggest advantages is that it brings together CRM and communications data.
Here are 3 benefits CTI can bring to your business, ASAP: Read More
It’s only the first week of the New Year and while most of us are still busy deciding on our resolutions for 2016, here at SYNETY, after a busy and fruitful 2015, we are looking forward to an exciting 2016 and have set our business goals accordingly. Our main aim, as always, is the continued success of CloudCall through the delivery of a high quality solution to our customers. We will also continue to grow and strengthen our team this year and are committed to working ever more closely with our partners.
The hustle and bustle of the holiday season can be a challenging time for businesses. For retail businesses, apart from increased sales in-store and online, customers are also more likely to contact customer service over queries such as delivery or collection of orders, product availability, and making returns or exchanges. For Technical Support teams, however, it may actually mean a drop in the number of inbound calls but they also have to manage staff taking holiday and working on a reduced schedule. Sustaining high levels of customer service during this time can actually give businesses the chance to shine and build up customer loyalty that will last them throughout the coming year.
With over 3 billion internet users in the world (and growing), it is essential that businesses can effectively manage their communications with the people that are speaking to them and vice versa. However, with so many channels to choose from, particularly with the growth of social media – how can businesses make sure that they are offering the right communication channels to their customers and prospects and how do they manage these channels and interactions?
The support function is an important aspect of any business. They are responsible for the customer’s experience, post-sale. They are here to help resolve issues and answer queries, to provide a high quality of service which ensures that their customers’ opinions of the products or services that they purchased and their opinions about the company itself, do not change in the long term.