Blog Articles by Customer Engagement

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April 25, 2014

Intelligent Virtual Assistant Best Practices

#Customer Engagement, #Virtual Agent (Chatbots)

Virtual agent technology has many different names like virtual assistants, intelligent virtual assistants, VAs, online…

Author Image David Lloyd
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April 15, 2014

The Difference Between a Chicken Sandwich and a Cable Subscription

#Customer Engagement

The Tempkin Group recently published their annual customer service ratings. They surveyed consumers about their recent…

Author Image Kevin Payne
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February 06, 2014

Surprise! Customers Still Call

#Customer Engagement, #Modern IVR

It’s 2014 and the phones are still ringing in contact centers worldwide. For the last 10 years, there has been a…

Author Image Hollis Chin
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January 30, 2014

Solving the Customer Experience Puzzle

#Customer Engagement

My [24]7.ai colleague, Amith Parameshwara, recently published an article that asked the question: How do you create the…

Author Image Kevin Payne
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January 21, 2014

Creating the Omnichannel Customer Experience

#Customer Engagement

In Information Week Editor-at-Large Kurt Marko’s new article, Creating the Omnichannel Customer Experience, he writes…

Author Image Kevin Payne
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January 09, 2014

2014: The Year for Mobile (and Omnichannel) CRM

#Customer Engagement

What was your favorite gift this past holiday season? For many of us, it may have been a new smartphone or tablet.…

Author Image Kevin Payne
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January 02, 2014

Context Matters – New [24]7 Infographic

#Customer Engagement

We previously blogged about the results of a recent [24]7.ai survey of smartphone users. They overwhelmingly said that…

Author Image Kevin Payne
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December 30, 2013

Man or Machine: Who’s Behind the Curtain?

#Customer Engagement, #Modern IVR

A recent article in The Atlantic that has garnered much attention on the web reported on an interesting interaction…

Author Image Daniel Hong
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December 20, 2013

Omnichannel + Prediction = 3

#Customer Engagement

In today’s hyper-connected, multi-device, multi-channel world the consumer engages with businesses across more touch…

Author Image Daniel Hong