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How Call Centers Are Integrating with Facebook

By | 2017-08-08T18:34:19+00:00 August 8th, 2017|Categories: Answering Service, Call Center|Tags: , , |

Facebook and other social media platforms are becoming valuable tools for businesses and their customers to use as a means of communications. Many businesses already have a Facebook page, which they can use to share valuable information with their clients. They might post FAQs, how-to videos, or announcements about upcoming sales and special offers. The possibilities [...]

Reasons You Should Outsource Your Call Center

By | 2017-06-13T21:49:44+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Categories: 24 Hour Answering Service, Answering Service, Call Center|Tags: , |

For owners of small- and medium-sized businesses, one of the biggest questions they need to determine is whether it is better to set up their own internal call support or outsource their call center to a service that specializes in providing customer support. There are many reasons to consider, and the following are among those you [...]

How to Personalize Your Customer Service Experiences

By | 2017-05-11T18:52:23+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Categories: 24 Hour Answering Service, Answering Service, Customer Support|Tags: , |

What makes a business great today is not the quality of the products or services they sell but, rather, the level of customer service experience provided. Let’s face it. The overall quality of products and services has gotten to the point where it is pretty much even between competitors. As a result, businesses have to make [...]

The Importance of Quality Customer Care

By | 2017-05-11T18:39:07+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Categories: Answering Service, Call Center, Customer Support|Tags: , , |

One way small and medium businesses set themselves apart from larger and corporate competitors is by providing their customers with quality customer care. Most people are not simply looking for the lowest prices but, also, which businesses provide the best customer service and care both during and after the sale. They do not mind paying a [...]

How Can an Answering Service Help Your Small Business?

By | 2017-04-10T23:01:32+00:00 April 22nd, 2017|Categories: 24 Hour Answering Service, Answering Service, Call Center|Tags: , , |

To help you determine how an answering service can help your small business, first consider the following questions: Do you find yourself traveling from one customer site to another, not able to take calls? When you use a phone service, all of the calls you cannot take while driving and traveling are picked up by a [...]

Tips to Decrease Customer Wait Times

By | 2017-03-17T23:44:00+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Categories: Answering Service, Customer Support, Virtual Receptionist|Tags: , |

No one likes waiting in lines or on endless hold to speak to someone. The longer a customer has to wait, the more upset they can become, unhappy with your business and its products and services. There are different things you can do to help reduce overall wait times and make experiences more pleasant. Identify where [...]

The Rapid Growth & Demand for U.S. Answering Services

By | 2017-03-17T23:30:13+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Categories: Answering Service, Customer Support|Tags: , |

In recent years there have been a few different trends affecting the demand for answering services here in the United States. The first one is the onshoring of U.S. businesses’ call centers and inbound phone call services. The costs of doing business overseas in countries like India, China, and the Philippines is no longer cost-effective, as [...]

How to Meet Customer Service Expectations

By | 2017-02-09T23:20:58+00:00 February 15th, 2017|Categories: Answering Service, Call Center, Inbound Call Center|Tags: , , |

To provide your customers with exceptional experiences, whether they are a brand new customer or a returning one, you need to pay attention to their needs. There are different ways in which they will communicate this with you, either through face-to-face conversations, email messages, telephone calls, or feedback left through an online review site. Do not [...]

Why Are Overseas Call Centers Returning to the United States?

By | 2017-01-18T21:22:25+00:00 January 29th, 2017|Categories: 24 Hour Answering Service, Answering Service, Call Center|Tags: , , |

A common trend in the 1990s and 2000s for businesses was to outsource their call centers and telephone answering services to companies overseas in countries like India and the Philippines. However, after the major United States recession in the mid-to-late 2000s, it started to cause a shift in the industry, as U.S.-based businesses questioned more than [...]

Bilingual Answering Service: Breakdown of Languages Used in the United States

By | 2017-01-18T21:15:21+00:00 January 22nd, 2017|Categories: Answering Service, Customer Support|Tags: , , |

The United States is a “melting pot” of people that originally emigrated from different foreign countries, including the United Kingdom, France, and Spain. While English quickly became the predominately spoken language, this is slowly starting to change due to a number of reasons. Among those is the growth of global businesses over the past few decades. [...]