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Great Outcomes Limited appointed to New Zealand’s All-of-Government Consultancy Services Panel

Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment selects Great Outcomes Ltd. Great Outcomes Limited; one of New Zealand’s longest established contact centre management consultancies, today announced that they have been appointed by the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment to the All-of-Government Consultancy Services panel of providers. Great Outcomes has been appointed to provide services in four categories; Change Management, Human Resources, Operations Management and Risk, and Policy, Research and Development. Giles Potter, Director of Great Outcomes ...

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COPC Inc. Signs Agreement with Great Outcomes Limited

COPC Inc. Expands Services to New Zealand COPC Inc., the world’s leading authority on operations which support the customer experience, today announced that they have signed an agreement with Great Outcomes Limited, one of New Zealand’s longest established specialists in customer service management, to help expand and grow COPC Inc.’s services in New Zealand. Ian Aitchison, CEO of the Asia Pacific Region for COPC Inc. explained, “New Zealand has a well-established contact centre industry, but our research indicates that the level of service being provided by ...

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Regus Selects 8×8 Enterprise Cloud Communications for Its Network of Global Business Centers

Worldwide deployment The initial deployment of 8x8’s Enterprise Communications-as-a-Service (ECaaS) solution is planned across the U.S. and Europe. Following the initial deployment, 8x8 will continue to deploy its enterprise communications service to the rapidly growing number of Regus business centers worldwide. Today, Regus operates out of over 2,500 locations across 106 countries and is an LSE listed company which recorded double-digit revenue growth during the first half of the year. Companies like Google, Toshiba and GlaxoSmithKline choose Regus so that they can ...

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NetSuite Taps 8×8 as Enterprise Cloud Communications Provider for Global Phone Service

8x8 Wins Out Over Multiple Vendors Following an extensive multi-vendor, technical review and proof of concept (POC) process, NetSuite selected 8x8 as its new cloud communications solutions provider and 8x8’s flagship Virtual Office business telephony solution to address its evolving global communications requirements. With more than 4,500 employees worldwide, 8x8 worked with NetSuite to onboard the first 2,400 employees by the end of August across nine locations—delivering a record-breaking six-week deployment in the final seven sites. The initial deployment spans ...

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Auto Europe Saves US$700K a Year With 8×8 UC

8x8's recent customer wins include Auto Europe, an international car rental provider, who has chosen 8x8 to roll out cloud-based unified communications (UC) to manage its global office telephony for 600 users and call centers for 300 seats across the US, Australia, and Germany. NetSuite, a provider of cloud-based ERP and omnichannel commerce software, selected 8x8 to replace its existing legacy communication system for 4,500 employees worldwide. And Regus, a global workplace provider that operates over 2,500 business centers worldwide across 106 countries uses 8x8. In ...

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8×8 Announces Next Generation Global Channel Program, New Partners. Great Outcomes announced as 8×8 partner.

Great Outcomes’ offers industry leading cloud communications services for contact centres through partnership with 8x8. Today's announcement opens new opportunities to assist our clients deliver a higher quality customer experience in all channels. Read the full release: http://investors.8x8.com/releasedetail.cfm?ReleaseID=999205

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Great Outcomes hosts 8×8 Global Cloud Communications

Great Outcomes was proud to host  a breakfast to launch 8x8 Global Cloud Communications here in New Zealand.  We're pleased to have had Paula Gill, Regional Channel Manager of 8x8, Australia and New Zealand, together with Jamaal Savwoir, Senior Sales Engineer of 8x8, who gave insightful presentations about what makes 8x8 stand out—and why 8x8 is a must-shortlist global cloud communications platform for every business.  Giles Potter welcoming the guests Paula Gill introduces 8x8 Jamaal Savwoir presented 8x8 Virtual Contact Center 8x8 has been ranked as a Leader ...

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Concentrix NZ completes world first – 10 centers certified to COPC OPS Standard

Concentrix delivery centre based in Auckland, New Zealand, has become the country's first organisation to be certified to the COPC Outsource Service Provider (OSP) standard, and the only company in the world to have 10 centres globally that are certified to this standard. Peter Monk, Country General Manager Australia and New Zealand described it as being certified by 'the' standard in the contact centre business and a cause for great celebration. We wholeheartedly agree with him! Well done Concentrix, that's a great achievement. http://www.reseller.co.nz/article/5...

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Just one in five customers get through to a business the first time they call

By Sam Heggie - Collins,  HEGGIE-COLLINS Contact Centre News™ Editor-in-Chief. Contact Centre NEWS™ is a market information website for the UK contact centre industry. The site aims to become the leading distributor of customer contact related news and press releases. PRESS RELEASE: When they last called a company, just 22% of people said their call was answered the first time they rang, meaning a significant number of customers could be slipping through the net. That’s according to research released today by 8×8, the leading provider of global Enterprise ...

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8×8 Expands International Footprint with Investments in Europe, Asia Pacific, and LATAM to Support Mid-Market and Enterprise Customer Growth

Announces New Global Data Centers, Localization Capabilities, and Customer Support Centers 8x8, Inc., the leading provider of global Enterprise Communications as a Service (ECaaS), today announced its expanding its international footprint with new investments in Europe, Asia Pacific, and Latin America (LATAM) to support growing demand from global and distributed mid-market and enterprise customers. This will include the addition of three new data centers in Singapore, The Netherlands and Brazil; full localization capabilities (end user application and portal localization) ...

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