Visaya KPO wins OUTSTANDING SME AWARD FOR THE SERVICE SECTOR for the second consecutive year

The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) through its Export Marketing Bureau, Export Development Council (EDC) and Philippine Export Confederation Inc. (PHILEXPORT), celebrated the 2016 National Exporters Congress with a theme dubbed as “Advancing SMEs through Inclusive Business: From Local to Global” at the Philippine Trade Training Center, Pasay City. In celebration of the significant…

How to keep millennials engaged at work

The generation of millennials makes up an increasing percentage of today’s workforce. As the first digital natives, millennials are the most social and connected and have different priorities when it comes to workplace satisfaction. Subsequently, there is a tendency among millennials to stay in jobs for much shorter periods than their predecessors. This trend in high…

Top Reasons Why Companies Outsource in the Philippines

Companies of today reside in a globally connected market where countries’ economies are interdependent with each other. Globalization has also brought the outsourcing business strategy to life by integrating various countries’ offerings into a big bowl of allocated resources. The Philippines is one of the countries in the Asia and the Pacific region, which ranks…

A healthy gift guide for the busy call center agent

The holiday season is here and the smell of Christmas air clings as early as now. But with the holidays come the rush of parties, shopping and, of course, the perennial traffic. This is especially difficult for people who work longer hours or are on night shifts. For instance, for BPO professionals, the struggle of…

Customer service: The evolving art and underlying attitudes

Companies are struggling to find service success and the right balance of internet automation and skilled people who can manage complex service needs. There is an increasing demand for higher end experiences, which means the challenge grows for companies to deliver that balance of technology, trained staff and outsourcing of specialised functions. Customer care will…

Dialing into the Millennial Market

Meet the Millennials, also known as Gen Y, Next Gen, Echo Boomers, the Baby-On-board Generation, Screenagers, Facebookers and many more. Whatever you choose to call them, they are nearly 98 million young adults born between 1980 and 2001 who have already joined or are preparing to join the workforce. By all accounts, Millennials are unlike preceding generations. They…

The Importance of Customer Surveys

Businesses find it an extremely challenging task to learn about how their customers and target audience feel about their offerings.  Business experts believe that it is entirely impossible for an organization to please all its customers all the time.  However, even if you are comfortable with the fact that you have been unable to please…

‘Next-wave cities’

THINGS ARE looking up for the local business process outsourcing (BPO) industry. Early last month, the Contact Center Association of the Philippines (CCAP) announced that about a hundred foreign companies were in talks with Philippine call centers as they look to outsource some of their operations here. Among them are financial giants Morgan Stanley, Goldman…

Outsourcing Benefits for Healthcare Companies

Healthcare information management outsourcing is becoming a lucrative business in the Philippines. In 2015, the Information and Communications Technology Office (ICTO) of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST) lauded the BPO industry and various players engaged in healthcare information management outsourcing. A few healthcare outsourcing services that the Philippine BPO industry offers are Medical…

Visaya KPO Attends the 11th International Contact Center Conference and Expo

On Sept. 27-29, 2016, The Contact Center Association of the Philippines (CCAP) hosted the 11th International Contact Center Conference and Expo (ICCCE) at the grand ballroom of the Marriott Hotel, Resorts Drive in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines. The ICCCE is the premiere, largest, and most insightful learning, networking, and trade platform of the Philippine…

Ways for Corporations to Improve Data Security

Each year the number of reported corporate data breaches goes up. In 2015 alone the U.S. saw a 38 percent increase in data loss due to cybercrime and malware. Fortunately for businesses, data security has continued to advance as well, bringing with it an arsenal of tools to ensure proprietary information remains secure. In this modern…

The Inclusive BPO

  VISAYA Visaya Knowledge Process Outsourcing Corporation is creating a buzzword in the BPO space. Butch Valenzuela, a Filipino-American who led a successful career in California chose to come to where he found a new calling: To create more jobs for Filipinos.From a branding perspective, this positioning could be just a marketing strategy, but to…