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Caras Training is a consultative training organization which specializes in customer service, sales, retail and coach learning and development programs. We work with clients to improve the way their front line staff engages with customers and prospects in the store, in the boardroom, on the phone and by email. Our clients include publicly traded corporations, privately held companies and non-profit organizations.
We create highly customized learning modules and implementation programs that go far beyond what pre-packed or canned training content can achieve. Custom audio, video, case studies, and elearning reduce training time and increase adoption of new skills for companies and departments of all sizes.
Clients get powerful methodology for influencing customers and prospects and creating long-lasting relationships.
Consider a collaboration with us when your firm needs to make the most of every interaction with customers and prospects. That’s how our training solutions become your powerful results. By phone, email, live chat or in person, your sales, service and support teams can do more in less time when they know how.
President, Caras Training
Award-winning customer service, sales, and coaching training. Endorsed by top contact centers.
Your contact center will achieve profound business results, ahead of schedule, with Ulysses Learnings’ artful blend of patented simulation-based e-learning, facilitated exercises, coaching, and support tools, that redefine the way customers are respected and cared for and transformcustomer service, sales and coaching cultures.
A 2017 Stevie® Awards winner, Ulysses has the only training proven to build emotional intelligence or “EQ” (in both agents and coaches) so that Judgment@WorkTM can be confidently, consistently, and expertly applied on every call.
Ulysses Learning was founded in 1995 as a joint venture with Northwestern University’s Learning Sciences department and continues to bring clients new, innovative enhancements to its industry-leading training.
Many are surprised to learn that Ulysses was the first in the world to create and recently receive a patent for its “Overlay Modeling” software system. The system transformed the way computer-based training is developed and has been cited by Microsoft, IBM, and Reuters as being foundational to the development of several of their own innovative software products.
While other e-Learning products are built using more predictive or contrived modeling, Ulysses’ software continually adds or “overlays” real-life responses representatives provide while going through the training simulations. The software, in this sense, is not static, but lives and is further enriched with each interaction. This is one reason why Ulysses’ clients report that training delivers more realistic and meaningful learning experiences that produce desired results in a shorter period of time such as:
· • Escalated calls reduced by a minimum of 27% (One Ulysses client just reported escalated calls decreased from 38 per supervisor to 4!)
• Increased customer satisfaction by 21%
• Decreased call backs by 25%
• Improved average handle time up to 10 seconds or more
• Improved first call resolution up to 22%
Begin your contact center transformation now.
Envision Click2Coach has had a long tradition of helping companies capture customer experiences for strategic insights and operational excellence. Click2Coach is an enterprise featured workforce optimization (WFO) solution, and can be implemented on-premise or in the cloud. Click2Coach Cloud is reasonably priced through a subscription, easy to install and fully featured on all Cisco platforms.
Click2Coach customers have reduced costs by 26 percent and increased efficiencies by 46 percent. We help manage key performance indicators including costs, quality, productivity agent, service level and call handling metrics that help you keep a pulse on your customer experiences as well as manager and agent interactions.
Regardless of the size of your contact center, Envision is a WFO agent analytics platform that is preferred by executives, contact center directors, managers, specialists and agents. Combining call recording, screen captures, PCI compliance, speech and text analytics, quality monitoring, automated agent evaluation, eLearning and Workforce Management in an easy to learn portal and platform called Click2Coach, come see for yourself why we offer enterprise features at an affordable price.
More and more companies are choosing cloud based solutions for good reason. Pricing is simple, and it’s easy to add or remove seats. With our cloud based product, all updates and upgrades are automatically included in the operational cost and you don’t have to employ an entire team of Information Technology specialists to keep the application and hardware operational with the latest releases and features.
By choosing Click2Coach, you can be assured that you are partnering with a company that adds features that grow and change as contact center technology and applications develop, but that allows you the flexibility of adding and subtracting agents for seasonal purposes.
Coaching is the number one skill that exceptional contact center directors employ to ensure that their contact centers are meeting and exceeding customer expectations so why not contact Envision Click2Coach to learn more. Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHL is the leader in talent measurement solutions, driving better business results for clients through superior people intelligence and decisions - from hiring and recruiting, to employee development and succession planning. With a presence in over 50 countries, SHL delivers more than 35 million assessments annually in over 30 languages - allowing over 10,000 business customers to benefit from both global expertise and local insight. Along with its world-class consulting practices and 24-hour support center, SHL clients can access over 1,000 assessments through an easy-to-use technology platform. SHL was acquired in 2012 by CEB, the leading member-based advisory company. By combining the best practices of thousands of member companies with advanced research methodologies and human capital analytics, CEB equips senior leaders and their teams with insight and actionable solutions to transform operations. Headquartered in London, UK, SHL has offices in North and South America, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia/New Zealand. For more information, visit www.shl.com.
Jason Finney | –SHL Account Executive