What is Contoh Percakapan in Call Center?

“Contoh Percakapan” is a Bahasa Indonesia term which literally translates to “example conversation”. Contoh is example while Percakapan is conversation. In the call center industry, “Contoh Percakapan” essentially refers to an example dialogue between an agent and a customer. Many agents especially newbies look for a Contoh Percakapan so that they would have an idea […]

Idiomatic Expressions in Call Center

Familiarity with idiomatic expressions is a must for call center agents. Idiomatic expressions or idioms are non-standard speech, slang or figurative expressions whose meaning cannot be directly deduced from the meanings of the words that composes it. Idioms are frequently employed by native speakers of English, which more often than not are the clients of […]

Filipinism vs American Expression

Filipinism is evolved from Filipino localization or acculturation of the English language which resulted to the creation of words, phrases or terms that in some way maybe grammatically incorrect or foreign native English speakers. In short these Filipinisms are colloquial English words and phrases that are unique in the Philippines. Some of the most common […]

How Call Center Agents adapt Accents

One of the major reasons for the preference of Filipinos as call center agents is because of the ability of the Filipinos to quickly adapt different kinds of foreign accents whether British, Australian or American (i.e. Alabama, New York etc) Accent is important to help facilitate effective communication and understanding. Clients and customers are more […]

Call Center Etiquette

Phone etiquette is at the core of the call center etiquette which is constituted by conventional code of polite behavior accepted in society or expected among members of the call center profession. In the call center industry, communications are purely verbal. The two parties talking do not actually see each other hence, physical communications or […]