How to create more efficient call center schedules with Monet WFM Live
Watch how to track key metrics throughout the day and quickly update required and assigned agents instantly, based on surpluses and shortages for each time period of the day with workforce management software from Monet.
Intra-day management of contact center workforce with Monet WFM Live - Transcript
Easily compare planned and actual call activities in real-time
Within the managing module of the Monet workforce management system there is an intraday option that displays up to the minute information on forecast versus actual activities happening within your contact center. As you can see it actually compares many key performance indicators within your center.
Shown here are actual versus forecast for calls, handle time and service levels. Through Monet's integration with your ACD these statistics are updated continuously throughout the day. Also shown to the right is the current required number of agents verse the actual number of agents working. An impressive feature of this dashboard is the ability to calculate an up to the minute cumulative ratio which calculates and displays any trends going on in the center.
Quickly adjust forecast and schedule throughout the day to handle unexpected events in your call center
Based on these trends, the supervisor has the option to adjust the forecast accordingly moving forward. By comparing actual call history for a particular time within the current day the supervisor can see that calls are running about 19% above predicted. If you expect the trend to continue and would like to you can click on the modify forecast button so that from 11 to 3 pm the system will now adjust the forecast applying the actual trends for the day and work times. Once completed new agent requirements would be displayed allowing for proactive changes to the current days schedule to accommodate sudden changes in call volume and call handle times.
These are just a few of the steps a supervisor can take to change the forecast and roster to handle unexpected events in your call center. Next, we will show you how to handle schedule exceptions with Monet WFM Live.