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Call center memes

Call center memes

Matej Kukucka

Matej Kukucka

Last modified on May 25, 2021 at 8:38 am

A call center job can be both fun and rewarding when you have the pleasure to talk to the right customer.

However, often the customers that call are frustrated and upset because they are experiencing some sort of issue, which can make this job demanding and difficult at times.

Memes can be a great way to let loose and laugh at the everyday situations that we often face as support agents.

A meme is an image, video, or phrase that is spread via the internet and often altered in a creative or humorous way.

Cambridge dictionary

The point of memes is to be funny and relatable at the same time. However, often-times, the call center memes can be pretty rude and disrespectful. Although some situations might be humorous, there is always a way to improve and provide better support.

For instance, the call center meme down below displays a situation that happens pretty often.

Call center meme
via Pinterest/Call center meme

An upset customer calls in, and you realize you have to transfer them to a different department. Try to approach this situation differently. Before you transfer the customer, display empathy. Make sure you apologize for transferring. If needed, briefly explain why you need to do that. But, do not just cold transfer the customer. The best way to handle this situation is by making a warm transfer if possible.

If you would like to learn some empathy statements to help you handle these kinds of situations, check out Customer Empathy.

But wait, there are good call center memes too! 

Funny call center memes
Via Pinterest/Funny call center memes
Call center funny
Via Pinterest/ Memes call center
Call center meme
via Pinterest/Call center meme
Call center memes funny
Via Call center memes

Looking for other ways to destress?

For your convenience, we’re listing other ways for you to destress after a hard day’s work besides call center memes. So, sit tight and get inspired for a pamper session after a hard day’s work.

1. Move around 

Yes, I know, it’s the last thing you want to do. But, we all know how good we feel after we do some exercise and get our bodies moving. It is scientifically proven that exercise positively influences the levels of serotonin in your brain. Serotonin plays a huge role when it comes to regulating your mood and stress. So, go for a walk, do yoga, run, or do something that you enjoy and get those good brain chemicals going.

2. Read a book or magazine

Reading is a great way to escape reality. If you want, you can even make it a whole experience. Light up a candle, get a blanket, and make your favorite beverage. But, make sure you choose light literature, no heavy topics. So, take a break from technology and grab a book or tabloid to relax!

3. Listen to music

It is well-known that music can influence our mood to a great extent. This is due to the dopamine release that occurs whenever we listen to our favorite music. Dopamine is a brain chemical that is associated with pleasure. So, create your favorite playlist and have a little dance session after work to release all the stress.

To sum-it-up, regardless of how much you like your job, stressful days are inevitable. Sometimes, you don’t get enough sleep, or nothing goes as you expected. Understand that it’s okay and take it easy. We hope you’ve learned something, laughed, and also found other ways to relax besides call center memes.

Matej Kukucka

Matej Kukucka

Head of Marketing

I am currently managing marketing efforts here at LiveAgent. I love SaaS products and according to my colleagues I am using too many browser extensions. Outside of my computer I play chess and drink too much coffee.

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