Recently, Aberdeen Group and Verint recorded a webcast on the Next-Generation Back Office: Satisfy Customers & Drive Efficiency.  Aberdeen research found that errors and delays in back-office processing were the number two cause of customer dissatisfaction.1 Omer Minkara, VP & Principal Analyst of ...
At the end of 2016, I conducted 20 interviews with customer service professionals who were members of the National Association of Call Centers (NACC).  The NACC is a 503(c)(6) not-for-profit membership organization based at Middle Tennessee State University. I work under contract as research ...
Robotic Process Automation (RPA) has historically referred to powerful software robots that can execute work on a virtual desktop or in a back-office server—automatically, around the clock, and without involving human employees. I discussed how robots can help improve work productivity in a ...
In parts one, two and three of this blog series, we looked at the background of Smart City initiatives, how sensors and other devices can make life better for us all, and the role that citizens and employees—humans, in other words—have to play in making our cities smarter.  In this final part, I’ll ...
The authors of the recent McKinsey Quarterly article, What does automation mean for general and administrative (G&A) and the back office? state that when it comes to Robotic Process Automation (RPA), “Getting started is the easy part … But scaling is hard.” 1 Many customers are jumping into ...
In the first blog in this series we discussed the scalability of process improvement resources. In the second blog, we discussed the structure needed to prioritize processes for re-engineering and/or automation. So, once you have re-engineered a process, how do you make it stick and help ensure the ...
Have you noticed the number of Help Wanted signs showing up at stores, offices and factories? And the openings are not just for retail and restaurant workers. There are plenty of opportunities for professional managerial workers. Nationally, the unemployment rate in the United States is about ...
As discussed in a recent blog post by Laurie Wickham, the 2017 Verint Engage Global Customer Conference took place recently in Orlando, Florida with attendees from 17 countries and a variety of industries. Attendees hosted sessions and exchanged best practices on topics including voice of the ...
CRMXchange QA & Analytics Virtual Conference June 5-8; Online Webinar Verint’s Kristyn Emenecker, global vice president, product strategy group, will present “Quality Is a Contact Sport: Human Intelligence in an Artificial Intelligence World” on June 5 at 2 p.m. ET. With all the talk about ...
From self-driving cars to services such as Amazon Alexa, great strides are being made to offer technology to help make our day-to-day lives easier. It’s not a huge leap to consider how software robots might soon be found in the workplace, helping human employees do their jobs. The World Economic ...
Verint recently took part in the Customer Response Summit in Las Vegas, a forum for customer experience and customer service executives.  One of the primary themes of the conference was “Leaders Learning from Leaders.”   Verint’s contribution to this theme was an interactive general session called ...

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