Every day, the world creates 2.5 quintillion bytes of data. That is a staggering number that the human mind can’t even begin to fathom. And if we can’t picture that figure in our heads, how can we be expected to make sense of it all on our own to make informed business decisions?
Proving return on investment has been a cornerstone of business since the beginning of time. If you cannot provide empirical data that a project, campaign, or service is having a positive and lucrative effect on operations, you can surely bet that that particular undertaking will get the axe from executives.
If you run a business, you are probably acutely familiar with the utilization of a spreadsheet software. A prevalent data tool for businesses in the past several decades, these applications allow you to digitally organize, calculate, and analyze your data.
Customer experience is the driving force behind the most successful businesses these days. In fact, according to the 2017 Gartner Customer Experience in Marketing Survey, more than two-thirds of marketers compete largely based on CX alone.
When you think about good customer service, the mind more than likely goes to the hospitality industry. Oftentimes, that free upgrade to first class on a flight or a complimentary drink for an excessive wait at a restaurant can make all the difference between a shining recommendation or a scathing condemnation of your business. However, with the recent rise of eCommerce and multiple touch-point interaction, the concept of customer service has evolved into a greater beast, one that requires a skosh more attention than just offering free stuff in a crunch.
There are numerous ways to implement your Amazon Connect solution and a variety of technology partners that you can integrate with. With all the different options at your disposal, networking and sharing ideas with other industry professionals and peers can bring “a-ha” moments to some of your biggest challenges. One of the best networking opportunities to take advantage of are with any of the upcoming Amazon Connect meetups.
Putting your marketing efforts out into the world is a lot like casting a fishing line out to the sea—it takes time, patience, and a whole lot of effort, but when you come up with a big catch, it all seems to be worth it in the end.
Topics: Marketing Analytics
If you have heard about Amazon Connect's new cloud-based contact center and are ready to dive in, one of the best ways to deliver effective business value is with rich speech analytics. To get started, you can check out VoiceBase’s Solution Space page which was recently launched for Amazon Connect integrations.
“We are a pattern that changes slowly, but has stability and continuity, even though the stuff constituting the pattern changes quickly.”
Just this past year, one of the three major credit bureaus, Equifax, endured a security breach that put nearly half the country’s personal and financial information in jeopardy. The fiasco has cost the company millions in legal fees and something that no dollar amount can ever replace: their reputation.