DESCRIPTION:COPC® Best Practices for Vendor Management Organizations (VMOs) is an intensive program specifically for those who procure and/or manage outsourced call center or CX operations suppliers. This class is based on the all-new COPC Customer Experience (CX) Standard for VMOs, and replaces COPC® Registered Coordinator Training for VMOs. Participants will leave the class equipped with tools and best practices to effectively source, measure and manage service providers, while increasing revenue and optimizing costs.




What You Will Learn

  • Best practices for VMO organizational design to successfully procure and manage outsourced call center and CX operations services
  • Approaches for partnering with both outsourced and internal service providers to deliver high levels of client and customer satisfaction
  • How to tackle common challenges in outsourcing assisted support, such as significant seasonal ramps in staffing and unplanned spikes in customer contact volume
  • Techniques to improve vendor selection and management capabilities of your buying team
  • How to understand, interpret, and apply the COPC CX Standard for VMOs to achieve high performance in your supplier network
  • Methods to improve your understanding of internal client requirements and how to convert those into operational targets for your vendors
  • Benchmark results and processes that high-performing VMOs use when selecting and managing third-parties who support their call center and CX operations
COPC Best Practices for VMOs includes four days of facilitated discussion based on the guidelines found in the COPC CX Standard for VMOs, along with case studies and group projects. A half-day open-book exam is available on the last day of training for participants interested in becoming Certified COPC Implementation Leaders.