I Hope You’re Alright

My wife, Jenny, is a lay preacher; so we frequently visit churches where the local congregation haven't ever met us before. Don't run for cover. This is not a religious diatribe. The point is that experience has taught me that, unless I make the effort to engage with the locals, I'm going to be ignored.…

Tracing Quality Conference Call Providers

Conference call providers are revolutionizing the concept of effective communication. This is a way to make conference calling a legitimate medium of interaction. Innovation in calling does not imply starting things from scratch. It can be improvising on established thoughts and ideas. This would help you take interaction to the highest level of corporate communication.…

Why Create a Website?

My boss recently asked my why I had created a website. I had just shown him what I had put on my own site, and the question was a good one. My reply was that I found it interesting – because I am a teacher, and because I am required to do it here, at…

What to Watch for on Your Business Phone Bill

The telecommunications industry seems to have its own language. There is so much jargon and so many acronyms you practically need a degree to understand a phone bill. With technology evolving at a rapid pace, it's only going to get harder to decipher, which seems to work to the carrier's advantage. You are less likely…

The Successful Communicator

Most people think they are communicating, when in actuality, they are not getting their message across. Yes, they are sending messages; However, much is lost within the communication process, which comprises more than 90% of the message being sent! The receiver may be thinking what the right answer would be for your question; They may…

Conflict and Good Communication Skills

What is conflict? Conflict arises when two or more people are in disagreement with each other, and each believe the other is wrong or at fault. Another interpretation is the point at which hostility and anger may result in physical harm to others. Conflict is evident in many of the relationships that we may experience…

Choosing a Headset for Work

One of the most important aspects about using a headset in your work environment is that it allows you to be hands free so you can continue with your work while at the same time responding to the business you are conducting on the telephone. It is a great way to go about multi tasking.…

Using SMS Text Marketing

SMS texting uses a system that sends out text messages. This is a new and innovative way to get in contact with smartphone users. SMS means “short message service”. You send text messages to your mobile consumers cellphones with offers, adverts, events, announcements and anything else that would inspire a online venture. SMS marketing is…