Recorded Webinar: Best Practices in Workforce Management


In this webinar, we shared best practices in forecasting scheduling and resource planning.

Agenda

  • Introductions – Jonty Pearce, Call Centre Helper
  • Penny Reynolds – The Call Center School
Webinar Slides: Best Practices in Workforce Management by Penny Reynolds

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  • Chris Dealy – injixo
Webinar Slides: Best Practices in Workforce Management by Chris Dealy

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  • Dean Couchman – injixo
Webinar Slides: Best Practices in Workforce Management by Dean Couchman

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Please find below the Replay’s as mentioned in the Webinar –

Improving Forecast Accuracy – Click here to view the replay

Scheduling Masterclass – Click here to view the replay

Topics discussed

  • The latest trends in workforce management
  • The latest thinking on forecasting methods
  • Improving forecast accuracy
  • Forecasting with email and webchat
  • Getting employee buy-in to the planning process
  • Multi-skilling employees
  • The best schedules to use
  • Shift swaps and dealing with holiday requests
  • Using spreadsheets to forecast staffing
  • Top tips from the audience
  • Winning tip –  “Split out different channels with different call drivers so the fluctuations can be seen and not hidden, don’t group all call types into one calculation”. Congratulations to Emma8

Original Webinar date: February 2015







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