5 Top Reasons to Outsource to a Call Center

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There are many good reasons that businesses choose to outsource to a call center, but these are five of the best benefits. Have you considered outsourcing your incoming calls to a call center? There are lots of reasons why call center outsourcing has become the business norm. Outsourcing calls can lower costs, improve customer service,… Read more »

Infographic – The Importance of Answering Services

Answering services play an important role in the success of businesses. Check out this infographic to see how your company can benefit. As your business grows, you are faced with new challenges when it comes to managing resources in order to provide the highest level of customer service. Whether you are helping customers at a… Read more »

Crucial Lessons Learned in the First Year of Doing Business

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Making it through year one as a new business is great. But the ultimate goal is to sustain success over a much longer period of time. Fortunately, there are some big lessons that you can learn in the first year that can take you far. Statistically, about four out of every five businesses started within… Read more »

How to Turn a Bad Customer Experience Into a Good One

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Each frustrated customer that contacts your company is an opportunity to transform the situation into a positive customer experience and develop brand loyalty. An angry customer calling to express their frustration with an issue they have with your product, service or company is one of your greatest opportunities to create a brand advocate. Resolve an… Read more »

Why Your Business Should Use an Answering Service Instead of an Auto Attendant

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The research is in, the results are conclusive, and how your phones are answered has a huge impact on your business. Do you think your callers prefer an automated greeting and dealing with a frustrating directory or having their calls answered by a live, helpful person? Whenever new technology is introduced, especially as it relates… Read more »

6 Ways to Better Your Small Business Bottom Line

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When you’re ramping up your small business and have your sights set on being profitable, every dollar counts. Here are several different ways you can improve the bottom line for your small business. The expenses associated with getting your brand, products or services off the ground can feel potentially crippling. On the other hand, if… Read more »

How To Keep Your Startup Team Feeling Fresh And Engaged

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Use these guidelines to make sure your startup team avoids burnout so they can stay sharp, happy, and productive. Launching a new business is a thrilling experience. You might even relate it to starting a new relationship. Every new thing you discover is filled with excitement and possibility. You get wrapped up in a “honeymoon… Read more »

5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs DON’T Do

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Successful entrepreneurs are defined by what they don’t do just as much as what they do. Here are five things you won’t catch the best in the entrepreneurship game doing when it comes to their businesses. If you are a fan of shows like Shark Tank and The Profit, chances are you have a hunger… Read more »