Artificial Intelligence

What are we really expecting from AI?

Miguel Caetano

By Miguel Caetano

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What Is AI and How to Transform the Contact Center in 3 Steps

The call center industry is constantly looking for new ways to improve customer experience (CX). While some might take it to extremes and promise artificial intelligence (AI)-powered bots handling every customer interaction efficiently, there is still a long road ahead for AI software to progressively replace traditional contact center operations.

Managing expectations for AI is not easy and requires answers to the following questions: What is AI and what is not? With so many companies claiming to have AI functionality, what must be included for a technology to really be AI? What are realistic expectations for  AI?

Realistic expectations translate to a long wish list, some of which are highlighted below as items that should be top-of-mind for every CX leader willing to walk the AI path of business optimization:

  • Help make better decisions
  • Boost operational efficiency and reduce costs
  • Optimize business operations, sales and marketing
  • Capture and apply knowledge where needed
  • Automate tasks for agents, supervisors and customers
  • Improve routing

What Is AI and How to Transform the Contact Center in 3 Steps offers a vision for the transition to a new era and explores:

  • What is (real) artificial intelligence?
  • How AI is transforming the contact center
  • Three steps to infusing AI in the contact center

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Miguel Caetano

Miguel Caetano

Miguel is Product Marketing Manager at Talkdesk. He spent the last 5 years developing products and implementing campaigns in telecom industry. When he is not working you can find Miguel diving or playing tennis.