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The Big Game

Entrepreneurs are a lot like hunters. Instead of four-legged animals, however, your big game is your intended buyers. The same techniques used by hunters also apply to finding and drawing in your buyers. Identifying Your Target Before going hunting, you need to determine what or who you will be hunting. You can't hunt ducks with [...]

2016-02-17T08:00:51-08:00 February 17th, 2016|

Wired to Hunt

  While clients are an essential part of any business, being distracted while you are in the middle of other important tasks to schedule an appointment or receive a confirmation call can quickly become frustrating. If the task I'm performing takes concentration, it can be even worse. Transitioning from one task to another can often take [...]

2016-02-10T01:18:19-08:00 February 10th, 2016|

5 Tips for an Effective Call Handling Strategy for Your Business

  In a recent article published by Forbes magazine entitled “Are Phone Call Leads an Untapped Resource for Marketers”, the author, A.J. Agwal draws attention to the fact that Smartphone users make phone calls to companies when they want more information: A recent report from xAd showed that smartphone users prefer calling a business to filling [...]

2016-01-27T08:00:16-08:00 January 27th, 2016|

Wanna Move to Europe?

I recently returned from a trip to the Netherlands, where my mother and her family are from. Being in the Netherlands brought back many memories, especially of the time when I lived in Utrecht. As many of my colleagues know, I studied International Law at University College Utrecht. What many of them don’t know is [...]

2016-01-21T23:39:12-08:00 January 21st, 2016|

Are you getting a great ROI from your answering service?

I love to compare the task of an answering service in answering telephone calls to the task of a plumber stopping a leak. An answering service prevents calls from being unanswered or answered by a voicemail, which can cost you, the business owner, as much as 90% of their businesses. If this type of a [...]

2015-04-03T23:51:20-07:00 April 3rd, 2015|

The perfect telephone call handling solution!

Over the past 100 years, telephone technology has played an increasingly important role in our lives. In the early days, we couldn’t even connect two calls without the help of a telephone operator. In addition to the technical role that telephone operators played in call handling, the role of the telephone operator was also that [...]

2015-02-28T21:32:00-08:00 February 28th, 2015|

How to Call Forward to an Answering Service

So you’ve made a decision to use an answering service or call center. Congratulations! It may be one of the best business decisions you’ll make all year. Now the question becomes, How do I call forward my phones to the answering service? Never fear, we’ve outlined some of the most common call forwarding methods. What [...]

2014-12-31T21:11:13-08:00 December 31st, 2014|