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Empower the workforce with a smarter approach to WEM

The pandemic has shifted the world of work and elevated the importance of agility in contact centers to meet the moment – whatever that moment may be. Right now, it’s working from home (WFH) which presents significant challenges for many and addressing these challenges successfully is critical...


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Turn Work@Home into on-demand with agent self-scheduling

COVID-19 has changed the traditional contact center dynamic forever. Today’s workers demand flexibility and work-life balance. Work@Home allows for improved flexibility, employee satisfaction, and efficiency, but creative self-scheduling can take Work@Home’s potential to the next level....


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A self-sufficient staff: 5 tips for recruiting work-at-home employees

The COVID-19 pandemic has sent thousands of employees home this year, and while many are eager to return to their actual workplaces, others are fully embracing t he remote job lifestyle. To ensure success, companies must hire the right applicants—those who understand the work-at-home culture...


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The Importance of Adapting Onboarding and Training for Remote Workforces

People and Culture Posted October 27, 2020 Nearly one-third of all new hires quit their jobs within the first six months - a staggering statistic that costs companies millions of dollars. That makes new-hire training and orientation programs a key investment area...


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The Future of CX Delivery: Applying the Learnings from COVID-19

CX Best Practices Posted December 21, 2020 For the safety of workers, the COVID-19 pandemic pushed customer experience (CX) leaders to adopt work-from-home (WFH) as their new delivery model. During the transition to WFH, many brands were adopting more empathetic...


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Moving to the cloud: Real world advice

Finding the New Normal | Moving to the Cloud Over the past several weeks we’ve been hearing from a lot of you about the challenges that you’re facing due to COVID-19, especially as it relates to things like maintaining business continuity, having to rapidly deploy and manage a remote...


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How to Streamline Your Contact Center

Contact centers today are comprised of an intricate web of platforms and systems—from customer support platforms, to order management systems, to loyalty program software—all of which are necessary to provide customers with great service. But while they serve a necessary function, they can still...


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The Future of Work: How Virtual Desktops Enable a High-Tech, High-Touch Approach for Remote Work

In times of crisis, the way a company responds can make all the difference. When the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic struck, TELUS International worked quickly to assess and mobilize its workforce globally to adapt to changing conditions. Within two weeks, the organization enabled more...


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From the Boardroom to the Living Room: Navigating the Shift to At-Home Customer Support

As the saying goes, “we’re all in this together” - and this is certainly true at TELUS International where we recently transitioned from a primarily onsite customer experience and IT provider to mobilizing over 28,000 of our frontline agents to support our customers, and likewise their end...


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Google Cloud and TELUS International: From the Inside Out (and how Work Anywhere came to be)

Effortless, real-time and intuitive interactions are key attributes of connecting in the digital age. In the business world, this often translates to finding ways to enable synergies between people and technology, which can be a significant game-changer by helping teams break out of siloed...