One of the major perks of AI is its ability to increase performance and productivity in the contact center at the agent and process level. It can be deployed in a number of ways, including streamlining data analysis, speeding the hiring process, aiding customer service, personalizing marketing efforts, and even sales and lead generation.
In the old days, when you called a business, you’d reach the company’s switchboard. A friendly voice would answer, find out why you were calling, and manually insert a pair of phone jacks into the appropriate plugs to transfer you to the right place. It got the job done, but it was labor-intensive and tedious.