What Safeguards Does Your CRM Offer Against High Call-Rep Turnover Risks?

Agent turnover is a significant problem for call centers, with the industry recently seeing employee attrition rates of up to 38%.1 It’s an expensive issue, too: Each time an agent leaves, it can cost a company between 30 and 50% of their annual salary.2 However, you can avoid this with a customer relationship management (CRM) system that has the right features and functionalities. In this article, we look at the main causes of turnover and detail key CRM capabilities that can help you combat agent attrition in your call center.

5 Strategies to Boost Call Center Agent Morale and Performance

Keeping team spirits high is one of the most demanding challenges a call center manager faces. The daily grind of customer queries and complaints, often under intense pressure, can take a toll on your agents. How can you keep them motivated, happy, and performing at their best? This article is your guide. It covers five data-driven approaches to improving agent morale that go beyond the usual perks and can make a real difference in performance, too.