Where to start with Salesforce CTI implementations?
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Where to start with Salesforce CTI implementations?

Companies regularly ask how they may integrate incoming calls with Salesforce.  They don’t always look for a complete omnichannel approach yet. But they search for a solution to get customers connected with the right agent and ensuring that the agent has the correct information displayed. So these are talks about how starting off with such…

6 Reasons Why 2023 Is A Great Year To Move Your Contact Center To The Cloud
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6 Reasons Why 2023 Is A Great Year To Move Your Contact Center To The Cloud

When you already use Salesforce in your organization, 2023 may be a good reason to move your contact center to the cloud. Migrating from an on-premises Contact Center solution to Salesforce Service Cloud Voice with Amazon Connect will bring your more flexibility & better integration, while lowering overall costs for your contact center. 1. Enhanced…

5 Actions To Align CX And Support Costs In 2023
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5 Actions To Align CX And Support Costs In 2023

Companies face difficult crossroads as we head into 2023. Inflation hits consumers and business, companies have difficulties finding (and keeping) the right employees and technology keeps growing and evolving. Despite these difficulties, customer experience stays on top of every business’ priority list.  The question being: how do you keep high standards, while ensuring that costs…

Integrate A Voicebot In Your Contact Flow

Integrate A Voicebot In Your Contact Flow

Service Cloud Voice brings Interactive Voice Recognition (IVR) functionalities to your Salesforce implementation. Integrating simple voicebot functionalities in your contact flow may automate standard repetitive tasks.  Normally, these tasks take unnecessary time away of your support team.  By automating these tasks, your support agents may focus on more complex, and more attractive tasks. Likewise, providing…

Default Required Skills in Dynamic Skills-based Routing

Default Required Skills in Dynamic Skills-based Routing

With Skills-based routing in Salesforce, you have the ability to dynamically select the best-placed support agent, to answer an incoming question.  But there may be situations where you want to have one or two required skills.  These skills should always be met. Next to other skills, where you may want to reduce their importance if…

Handle incoming Voicemail messages from within Salesforce
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Handle incoming Voicemail messages from within Salesforce

Some may say that Voicemail is a legacy solution, which is not to be used anymore in times of social media.  However, there are still use cases where Voicemail is a viable channel in your support strategy. Voicemail for Amazon Connect (BYOT) Although Amazon Connect has no Voicemail functionalities available out-of-the-box, we created a standard…

Using External Routing solution with Salesforce

Using External Routing solution with Salesforce

External routing allows you to use your existing communication platform with Salesforce Omni-channel.  In a ‘pure’ implementation, Salesforce decides which agent should answer an incoming work item.  When you prefer using the decision engine of your existing unified communication platform, External Routing allows you to do so. Why External Routing? Salesforce Omnichannel routing allows to…

Service Cloud Voice & non-voice channels in Salesforce
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Service Cloud Voice & non-voice channels in Salesforce

With the launch of Service Cloud Voice, Salesforce streamlines the user experience when providing support via multiple channels. Service Cloud Voice benefits Answer calls via the Omnichannel widget I believe that being able to answer all channels via one and the same widget is a big advantage. With AppExchange solutions, Phone interactions were handle via…