Tag: Contact Centre

MINDPEARL SOUTH AFRICA AWARDED BEST CONTACT CENTRE OUTSOURCER

Mindpearl South Africa – M&A Today Awards Mindpearl is honoured to be recognised as the Best Contact Centre in South Africa by the M&A Today annual awards. Mindpearl’s history dates back to 1999 when the company operated as a captive contact centre. Today, Mindpearl is an award-winning contact centre outsourcer wholly management owned and run. […]

New Beginnings

When you look at the many Mindpearl activities in the past years, it’s evident that our company has become a true incubator for start-ups, small and big.

Mindpearl Fiji 9 years on – Second Homecoming

I recently returned to Mindpearl Fiji and our wonderful Suva team for a two week stint, after a 3 year absence. Sure, I had been back intermittently for brief 72 hour visits, but not a deep dive into the workings and machinations of what is proudly now a large and complex international contact centre business. […]

MINDPEARL ESSEN OPENING 1 NOVEMBER

Mindpearl, award winning international contact centre outsourcer, is expanding its global footprint with the opening of its newest contact centre in Essen, Germany. “We are delighted to announce that we will now be able to further service our clients from this new facility in Essen, Germany which strengthens our service provision from within Europe with […]

How can Outsourcing Address Some of the Biggest Challenges Faced by the Travel and Hospitality Industry?

How can Outsourcing Address Some of the Biggest Challenges Faced by the Travel and Hospitality Industry? There is never a dull moment when it comes to the travel and hospitality industry. Things are always changing, from disruptions to technology and everything in between. As we, all know, with change, come challenges. I believe outsourcing can help […]

Fiji Trade and Investment Symposium – Auckland, New Zealand and Sydney, Australia

On 14 and 18 October 2016, the Fiji Trade and Investment Symposium took place in Sydney, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand, respectively. The symposium focused on showcasing Fiji as an ideal investment destination to the Australian and New Zealand market. The event was opened by the Prime Minister, the Hon. Voreqe Bainimarama, and attended by […]

White Paper – Malaysia: Contact Centre Offshoring Synergy. Bridging the Gap between Service Delivery and Customer Expectations

White Paper – Malaysia: Contact Centre Offshoring Synergy. Bridging the Gap between Service Delivery and Customer Expectations The customer service industry is one of the oldest and most established industries worldwide. It is also one of the industries that have continually evolved over time; as technology improved, as customer expectations transformed and as competition increased. […]

Fastjet appoints Mindpearl for Customer Service Support

fastjet, the low-cost pan-African airline, has appointed Mindpearl as its African contact centre for customer service support. Mindpearl will manage Swahili, Shona and English inbound and outbound calls as well as customer relations service and support for fastjet in the Tanzania, Zimbabwe, Zambia, South Africa and Kenya markets. fastjet flights available in these countries include […]

Kiwi.com, Online Travel Agency Selects Mindpearl for Call Centre Services

Kiwi.com, formerly known as Skypicker, is an online travel agency with ground-breaking Virtual Interlining technology and a focus on exceptional customer service. Kiwi.com grew from 2 founders in their basement to 750+ employees and 1500% growth in revenues in 2015. To support their exponential growth, they selected Mindpearl to handle several of their call centre […]

Reflections of a CEO – People can make or break your business

Reflections of a CEO – People can make or break your business. A TV station in Kuala Lumpur recently interviewed me at our official opening in Malaysia and the journalist asked me a very pertinent question. ‘The 9 skyscraper buildings in this Business Park are empty besides Mindpearl. The proprietor said it was the quickest […]

Leading Contact Centre Outsourcer for the Airline Industry Opens Fifth Base in Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur Office Set To Be The Centre Of Customer Service Network in Asia Malaysia Airlines Awards Centre for Global Contact Support Mindpearl, a leading customer support provider to the aviation industry, opens its fifth base; in Malaysia establishing a reliable customer support solution in the Asian region. The office base in Shah Alam will […]

Mindpearl Awarded the Global Contact Centre Outsourcing Contract for Malaysia Airlines

Mindpearl has been awarded the global contact centre outsourcing contract for Malaysia Airlines, the national carrier of Malaysia.  This contract forms part of Malaysia Airlines’ restructure to facilitate sustainable profitability. Previously Malaysia Airlines operated its customer support centre from several locations, including their head office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.  Under the new agreement, Mindpearl will […]

Mindpearl Proudly Commemorates Fiji’s Global Sourcing Association European Awards Shortlisting as the Outsourcing Destination of the Year 2016

Fiji was shortlisted as the Outsourcing Destination of the Year in the Global Sourcing Association’s (GSA) European Awards 2016. Driven by demands in the outsourcing environment to offer a high quality and low cost English language alternative to those established offshore locations such as India and the Philippines, Mindpearl broke with convention and opened an outsourced international […]

Mindpearl Celebrates Two Shortlists for the European BPO Contract of the Year in the 2016 GSA European Awards

The Global Sourcing Association (GSA) has announced their shortlist for the European awards. The Global Sourcing Association European Awards, previously known as European Outsourcing Association Awards. Mindpearl has been shortlisted for the European BPO Contract of the year for two successful contract wins, namely: Mindpearl and European Airline Mindpearl and Asian Airline William Pattison, Mindpearl’s […]

Struggling with the Midyear Blues? Let’s find your Inspiration.

Struggling with the Midyear Blues?  Let’s find your Inspiration. It’s early August, which means that we have soldiered through nearly seven months of the year. It is during this period when you might be wondering where your inspiration and motivation will come from for the remainder of the year. Generally, we refer to this as […]

Does Live Chat offer untapped potential for your Business?

Does Live Chat offer untapped potential for your Business? I am an advocate for Live Chat, through seeing how Live Chat has benefited our clients and their customers. In fact, we have had seen this customer communication channel gain more and more momentum in the last 2-3 years. So what does the data say? Firstly, […]

Harmoney CEO Explains Why He Decided to Offshore to Mindpearl Fiji

Thinking of outsourcing? Mindpearl is the simple choice for all your outsourcing needs, but don’t take our word for it. Hear what our clients have to say. Introducing Brad Hagstom, joint CEO of peer-to-peer lending platform Harmoney delivers a keynote on the reasons he decided to move his offshore operations to Mindpearl’s centre in Fiji.   […]

Mindpearl Expands Multilingual Service Offering to Fiji

Mindpearl, award winning international contact centre outsourcer, who specialises in inbound multilingual customer support, announced that they have extended their multilingual service offering to Fiji. William Pattison, Mindpearl’s Chief Executive Officer made this statement today, ‘In the past we promoted Fiji as a unilingual centre, focused on high quality English language support.  With more than […]

Mindpearl Named Best Global Multichannel Customer Support Centre

Mindpearl, award winning international contact centre outsourcer, has been named as a winner in Acquisition International Magazine’s annual Business Excellence Awards for Best Global Multichannel Customer Support Group. Acquisition International prides itself on the validity of its awards and winners. The awards are given solely on merit and are awarded to commend those most deserving […]

The Benefits of Business Continuity Planning (BCP)

The Benefits of Business Continuity Planning (BCP) For larger companies, the contact centre is a critical business system. The U.S Small Business Administration in Washington DC reports (source) approximately 25 percent of businesses that are affected by disaster fail to reopen. The implications of an unplanned and unprepared for event can be devastating for any […]

Mindpearl Fiji awarded Santa Fe Wridgways Contact Centre Outsourcing Contract

Mindpearl Fiji, a leading global BPO continues to boost its client portfolio by obtaining the contact centre outsourcing contract for Santa Fe Wridgways. Santa Fe Wridgways is a removal’s and relocation services company based in Australia. This award winning organisation was founded in 1892 and specialises in household and commercial furniture removals, employee relocations, immigrations […]

Mindpearl Fiji Hosts Delegation Led by Australia’s Deputy High Commissioner to Fiji

Mindpearl, award winning international contact centre outsourcer, recently hosted a delegation led by Australia’s Deputy High Commissioner to Fiji, Karinda D’Aloisio at their facilities in Suva, Fiji. Mindpearl was the first international outsourcer in Suva, Fiji when they opened in 2009. Today, Mindpearl supports 14 International clients across numerous industry verticals from this location. The […]

Mindpearl Fiji awarded Aizer Group’s Contact Centre Outsourcing Contract

Mindpearl Fiji has been awarded the contact centre outsourcing contract for Aizer Group, a unique company based in Australia. Aizer Group not only offers multiple specialist trades to their clients, they also offer all in one, tailor made solutions for the facility and commercial property management industries. Their speciality areas include, electrical; air conditioning; plumbing; […]

Simple actions that will increase your First Call Resolution with drastic results

Simple actions that will increase your First Call Resolution with drastic results First call resolution is an essential metric for any contact centre for two very simple reasons. Firstly it drives customer satisfaction and secondly, it reduces operating costs. In todays, challenging economic and competitive environment, customer retention is as important as attracting new customers. […]

The power of the Agent – The key to transforming your Customer Contact Centre

The power of the Agent – The key to transforming your Customer Contact Centre In the last 2 years we have seen a shift in the contact centre industry. As customer experience has become a more central focus, the correlation to employee satisfaction and retention has also become clearer. More and more companies are realising […]

What Impact is Social Media Usage During Office Hours Having On Your Business?

What is your business doing about it?

Mindpearl’s Fiji Contact Centre operation has over 650 staff today and employee engagement is very high in our order of priorities. We firmly believe motivated and engaged people are more productive people and social media is very much a part of everyday life these days.

A greater focus on the people to achieve maximum value from outsourcing

William Pattison speaks about a greater focus on the people to achieve maximum value from outsourcing Outsourcing is largely a people industry. Our people are the livelihood of our business and their satisfaction is central to the success of our company.  I believe they are also central to the success of the outsourcing industry as […]

My top tips for good outsourcing contracts – How do you avoid the pitfalls?

My top tips for good outsourcing contracts – How do you avoid the pitfalls? By Karin Dale Deciding to outsource your contact centre is a key strategic choice which will affect your organisation in the medium and long term. Many pitfalls can be avoided with the right outsourcing contract. Whether you are putting a contract […]

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