- March 03, 2014
Community software gives customers a new avenue to voice their opinions and grievances, but high-touch interaction is still part of customer service.
- March 03, 2014
Customer support software exploits community forums to address customer support issues in a low-cost way.
- February 10, 2014
Avaya IP Office has a new release, 8x8 is improving virtual contact center offerings, and InTouch has new offerings for CRM pros.
- February 07, 2014
Here's why a lack of CRM system integration with other corporate data can be the difference between success and failure of an IT project.
- February 03, 2014
CRM professionals can look forward to new applications hitting the market and redefining the very meaning of the word 'customer,' says Alan Earls.
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Sponsored by SolidFire - When a host server fails to deliver a sufficient level of IOPS, the solution is often to invest in solid-state storage. As many organizations have discovered, however, solid-state storage is a costly solution that may only temporarily correct the problem. Like any other storage technology, there is a limit to the number of IOPS that solid-state storage can deliver, and it is often only a matter of time before this limit is reached and the performance problems return. See More
Sponsored by SAS Institute Inc. - With streaming analytics you can solve business problems in new ways and seize new revenue opportunities. You can reduce costs and increase efficiency while improving the safety of employees and the security of assets and intellectual property. See More
- January 14, 2014
ICMI's Sarah Stealey Reed offers her insights about CRM trends in 2014, including emerging channels and the importance of getting the right data.
- January 09, 2014
A contact center infrastructure provider secures a patent, and other news from the CRM market.
- December 24, 2013
Target's security breach damaged more than wallets; poor retail experience hurts relationships with customers.
- December 06, 2013
The year is almost over, so it's time to look back and reflect on what mattered to the CRM industry in 2013 -- and look ahead to the future.
- November 21, 2013
The CFO of a social media startup talks about his excitement regarding marketing analytics and cloud marketing after a keynote at Dreamforce 13.
- November 04, 2013
The secret to modern multichannel CRM is engaging customers when they want it, how they want it. Read this tip by Brent Leary to learn more.
- October 01, 2013
Despite controversy, outsourcing isn't going away -- in fact, some say conditions are just right for growth. Watch this brief webcast to learn more.
- August 23, 2013
Scripting and strict rules won't help customer service reps provide good service -- letting them be human will, says consultant Dayna Steele.
- August 20, 2013
Consultant Dayna Steele explains how effective CRM and being a rock star have a lot in common.
- July 16, 2013
SearchCRM's Lena Weiner looks to an episode of Gordon Ramsey's Kitchen Nightmares for some key examples of mistakes to avoid when launching a social CRM initiative.