When was the last time you saw a rotary phone? In an old movie? In a museum? It’s hard to imagine it used to take so much effort to dial a phone number. But with the invention of the phone button, making calls suddenly became so easy, and it’s a technology still in place with
While Small Business Saturday can be extremely hectic, it’s also very exciting. It’s amazing to see small businesses included in the holiday season shopping rush instead of just focusing on the major retailers. If you’re wondering how best to take advantage of this holiday, check out these five tips. 1. Start preparing now! The major
Wait, what exactly is call forwarding, you may be asking yourself. Call forwarding allows you to have one phone line’s incoming calls sent to another line. This is most useful for example when the first line is tied up and you want a caller to be directed to the other line, with the hope that
You want to grow your business, but you might be wondering how. It can be a little tricky, especially if you’re busy running your business. Sometimes it’s not always possible to think about the next steps when you’re up to your neck with day-to-day operations. But here are a few simple, practical tips to grow
Statistic after statistic show that customer service is incredibly important. Consumers expect a great customer experience when dealing with businesses. In fact, customers will spend more with a business that they feel values them. One of the best ways to be proactive in retaining customers and bringing in new ones is to have fantastic customer
Happy National Coffee Day! Coffee is beloved by millions in so many different forms – hot brewed, cold brewed, iced, drip, foamed and from so many sources – home, independent coffee houses, mega chains, fast food restaurants, gas stations. You can enjoy coffee in just about any way from just about anywhere. Hooray for coffee!
Here we are celebrating Labor Day, and already there’s another holiday to prepare for tomorrow! A lesser one, but here at VoiceNation, we love all things telephone, so we are celebrating! Now what exactly is this holiday? It’s not so much a holiday as it is a trend that has been noticed over the years. An actual, measurable
At some point, most people will have a purchasing experience they’re unhappy with, whether it’s due to an error on the company’s part or dissatisfaction with the quality of the product or service. This typically results in the consumer having to call customer service to get a refund, replacement or some other solution to rectify
Hear that? That’s the exasperated sighs of current and prospective customers hanging up after giving your business a ring — and getting silence in return. A missed call here or there is hardly your organization’s Armageddon. Yet a culture of missed calls breeds serious damage to your reputation. If unaddressed, those botched or abandoned phone
The 2019 hurricane season has already begun. Are you ready? Hurricanes can be devastating and unpredictable. Whether you’re in the eye of the storm, being impacted by strong winds and rain from the outer bands, or impacted by a stalled inland tropical storm, hurricanes wreak havoc. There’s still time to prepare using the following tips.