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Understanding Workforce Management Needs

Business Challenge

Do you need help identifying your workforce management shortcomings?

  • Why are desired service levels out of reach?
  • When should more people be hired and how many?
  • What is the most optimal way to staff to meet peak demands throughout the day?
  • Are the tools and processes used in line with industry best practices?

Successfully achieving performance targets requires accurate planning and execution.

Our Solutions

The Northridge Group offers Workforce Management Assessments to help identify our clients’ Workforce Management needs.

Our comprehensive end-to-end assessments of current state Workforce Management are designed to outline where the organization stands compared to industry best practices. Detailed recommendations are provided for the key areas of Workforce Management related to people, process, and technology.

Our Workforce Assessments provide comprehensive feedback that is useful for:

  • Long-term and short-term forecasting
  • Scheduling
  • Real-time intraday management
  • Managing WFM core processes and tools
  • Measuring and achieving business results and metrics
  • Improving WFM organization effectiveness

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Our Solutions

Our Workforce Management Assessments help Contact Center leaders address a variety of challenges, including:

Anticipating staffing needs and strategizing to meet them

Rising cost per contact

Transformation from a small contact center to support growth

Preparing for new legislation and regulations that impact contact center operations

Concerns regarding WFM metrics, best practices, calculations or standards

The need for help sizing or calculating ROI for initiatives or automation

Using Data to Optimize Workforce Management

Northridge Success

Northridge Helps Large Credit Union Mitigate Risks and Reduce Costs with Data-Driven Workforce Management Models

Northridge was engaged by one of the nation’s largest credit unions to assess their current state customer service staffing and growth strategies to enable them to base future planning decisions on industry best practices. Northridge recommendations leveraged data-driven workforce management planning to mitigate performance risks and reduce the costs associated with contact center understaffing.

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Northridge Perspectives

Hidden Savings Opportunities for Healthcare Contact Centers

Hidden Savings Opportunities for Healthcare Contact Centers

Contact centers represent an essential arm of the healthcare industry. When patients have questions or concerns regarding their billing and other logistical issues, they need to be able to seek the answers they need without tying up the resources of their physician’s...

Leverage Healthcare Technology to Enhance Patient Retention

Leverage Healthcare Technology to Enhance Patient Retention

If healthcare managers and small-to-medium-sized business (SMB) healthcare practitioners can agree on anything, it’s that acquiring new patients is both costly and challenging. Conversely, retaining existing patients is far more achievable and economically viable,...

Improve Medicare Star Rating Numbers by Teaching Kindness

Improve Medicare Star Rating Numbers by Teaching Kindness

Recent adjustments to the Medicare star rating system have had a negative impact on countless insurers, hospitals, and care providers. Entities that provide Medicare Advantage Plans have been hit particularly hard, as the adjustments may have dropped their star...

Additional Contact Center Management Services

Workforce Management & Audit Benchmarking

Resource Utilization Strategy

Contact Center Capacity Planning

Short-Term Forecasting & Scheduling

Real-Time Contact Center Management

Contact Center Attrition

Labor Strategy & Performance Optimization

Training & Coaching Assessment

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With experience across nearly every industry, non-profit and governmental agency, we have the team to help you grow.

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