Why are Australian call centres moving offshore
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Why are Australian call centres moving offshore

Being greeted by someone in an offshore call centre is becoming increasingly common so we explore why Australian call centres are going offshore. And with nine out of ten customers preferring a local call centre is it a risky move for any business?

More Australian call centre jobs heading offshore with IAG announces changes
Offshore call centres

More Australian call centre jobs heading offshore

More Australian call centre jobs heading offshore with IAG brands such as NRMA, RACV, SGIO and CGU announcing their intent to move call centres overseas to deliver more profit for their shareholders at the expense of local jobs and a lower quality customer experience.

Offshore call centres

Is Telstra killing off more Australian call centre jobs?

Updated 17:25, 20 October 2016 With a number of Outsourcers already heavily impacted by Telstra over the past few years (some terminally) there is news today that Telstra has recently cancelled its contract with Outsourcer Serco effective from 2017 to

Offshore call centres

A unique insight into the Philippines call centre industry

Over the past few years we’ve sadly reported multiple instances of Australian call centre jobs heading offshore, typically to the Philippines. Whilst its been a frustrating experience for most of us, a new video by SBS has revealed the other

How call centres impact the local economy
Offshore call centres

How call centres impact the local economy

In this article, we explore how call centres impact the local economy employing hundreds if not thousands of employees and the flow-on effects it creates.

Offshore call centres

Do call centre accents impact on customer service?

By now you’ve most likely had an experience with an overseas call centre so have you ever pondered do call centre accents impact on customer service? Latest research from The University of Adelaide explores the relationship between communication and customer experience. But is