This month, Five9 is gearing up for the technology event of the year, bringing together industry staples like Unified Communications, Cloud, Mobility, Video, WebRTC, with industry vendors, and analysts that focus on the issues surrounding enterprise networks and communications. Enterprise Connect 2017 is March 27-30 in Orlando, Florida and Five9 is excited to sponsor this event and exhibit at booth #535 in the Contact Center Zone. Continue reading
By Kevin Gavin, CMO
This was originally published on CMSWiRE, here.
Modern customer journeys are erratic. Customers research and look at products in-store and online. They ask questions in chat windows, through emails, via the phone and in person. They toggle between phones, laptops, iPads and physical stores so rapidly it could make your head spin. Continue reading
By Dan Burkland, EVP Global Sales and Services
Today, more than ever, consumers are demanding more from the companies they interact with on a regular basis. While companies scurry to implement machine learning and leverage artificial intelligence (AI) and bots to deliver answers to basic questions, there is no question that, when human interaction is desired – expectations of the consumer have been raised to new levels. Continue reading
By Katie Bromley, Director, Corporate Communications
A great contact center is at the heart of a great customer experience.
By Kevin Gavin, CMO
This article was originally published on VMBlog, here.
Video Customer Service Turns Mainstream
As the modern customer increasingly feels empowered to communicate with brands via various channels like phone calls, texts, social media and more, the rise in video communication will become more mainstream. Just as social media brought on a new way to communicate with consumers, video will be a powerful tool to ease pain points in an easy and efficient manner. In 2017, more businesses will move to adopt video as the new normal in customer service or risk getting left behind. Continue reading
By Gabrielle Targosz, Corporate Communications Specialist
If there is one time a year you can define “success” as a combination of self-diagnosed exhaustion with completely mind blowing experiences, it would be after attending Dreamforce 2016. As a first timer at Dreamforce, the must-attend tech conference of the year hosted by our partner Salesforce, I already can’t wait for this again next year. I must say, I’ve learned a lot, networked with industry gurus, saw more swag giveaways than ever before, and I’ll definitely be back next time.
By Mayur Anadkat, VP Product Marketing
We have all had the following experience: You call into a customer service line and an interactive voice response (IVR) guides you through options such as billing, customer support, or technical support by pressing numbers on a keypad. Once you’ve picked through the available options, the IVR then asks you for your name, your account number, and your social security number.