Infected computer phone scam in Australia
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Infected Computer Scam in Australia

In 2018 alone over $4.4 million has been lost to the Infected computer scam in Australia. We confirm what it is and how you can avoid it.

Triple Zero Heroes who work in the call centre
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Triple Zero Heroes

Every day, over 7,000 Victorians have to make a phone call to the Triple Zero contact centre and in this article, we get to meet some of the people who answer the calls – real-life Triple Zero Heroes!

How to STOP telemarketing calls to your home and mobile in Australia
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How to stop telemarketing calls in Australia

Like most Australians, I get annoyed by telemarketing calls. But what can be done in Australia to stop telemarketing calls and what are the rules? We reveal the truth from inside the call centre industry.

new phone scam in Australia
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The facts behind the ‘hello can you hear me’ scam

Australian Police have issued a warning about the “hello, can you hear me scam” that is allegedly using the victim’s voice recording to make illegal purchases. We speak to call centre industry experts to find out if it’s actually possible or if it’s a case of fake news.

Australian call centres longest wait times
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Australian call centres longest wait times 

In Channels Nine’s latest bid for a Walkley Award, reporter Nat Wallace’s investigation has revealed Australia’s longest call centre wait times. Its a hard-hitting piece of journalism that leaves no stone unturned in hunting down the worst offenders.

NSW trainlink call centre set to close
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Newcastle call centre to close

NSW Trains announces plans to merge their dedicated Newcastle NSW TrainLink Call Centre with Service NSW resulting in the loss of 71 local call centre jobs.

Centrelink call centre
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The Centrelink call centre

The Centrelink call centre certainly has its fair share of critics with horrendous wait times (if you can get through) but are things about to change in 2019?

200 call centre jobs lost as ANOTHER AUSTRALIAN CALL CENTRE CLOSES
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Another Australian call centre closes suddenly

On the back of a horror month for the Australian call centre industry another company has announced the immediate closure of its Aussie contact centres. Careers Australia announced the immediate closure of their 200 seat call centres impacting NSW and QLD workers.

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?

The Medibank Customer Service overhaul 2019
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Medibank customer service overhaul

In welcome news for their long-suffering customers, the CEO has announced a Medibank customer service overhaul after years of poor service takes its toll.

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Safe steps call centre

We continue to highlight call centres that truly make a difference in our community. In this article we take a look at the Safe Steps call centre.

Why are Australian call centre jobs GOING OFFSHORE?
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Why do Australian call centre jobs go offshore?

With the huge growth in overseas contact centres we explore why thousands of Australian call centre jobs go offshore at the expense of local jobs and an increase in customer frustration.