For most small business owners, setting up dedicated customer telephone support has always seemed like an expensive and lofty goal. Between hiring and training call center staff, purchasing telephony equipment, and managing the infrastructure – providing quality phone support often required significant investments that weren’t feasible. As a result, many small businesses have had to rely solely on impersonal voicemail boxes or make customers submit their issues through complex web forms.Continue reading
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When customers call your business, their first interaction is often with the auto attendant greeting. A well-designed auto attendant can leave a positive impression, set the right expectations, and efficiently guide callers to the appropriate department or person. In this article, we’ll explore the key phrases commonly used in auto attendant greetings and discuss how, when, and why each phrase should be applied in the context of a small business phone greeting.Continue reading
Chicago is known for its impressive architecture, bustling food scene, and world-class museums. But did you know that the Windy City is also home to a number of eco-friendly small businesses? These businesses are making a positive impact on the environment by prioritizing sustainability in their practices and products. Here are just a few examples of the eco-friendly small businesses in Chicago that are making a difference:Continue reading
Are you tired of listening to the same old boring phone system messages that make you want to doze off? Well, fear not! Text-to-speech (TTS) tools are here to save the day and make your company’s phone system sound more professional than ever before. And, dare I say, even a little bit funnier.
Looking for a more personal way to teach, sell, coach, advise, or connect with your customers? We’re thrilled to announce the new Halloo Video Chat Widget for your website.
Learn how to install this remarkable new tool in under 5 minutes on your site so that you can live chat, call or video with your customers with no special software or plugins required!Continue reading
The largest city in Wisconsin and the fifth largest city in the Midwest, Milwaukee is perhaps best known for its plentiful breweries and the Milwaukee Brewers major league baseball team.
But Milwaukee is more than just suds and mudded baseballs; it has a vibrant city life as well as a laid back attitude. In 2014, it was listed as the 31st largest city in the United States with a population of 595,351.
Contrary to popular belief, it is not known as “Cream City” because of its dairy farms, but rather for the cream colored bricks that were first made in Milwaukee in the 19th century. Many of these bricks were used on the buildings of the time period. Continue reading
The eight largest city in the United States and the second largest city in California, San Diego is known as the Birthplace of California. Immediately to the South is Tijuana, Mexico and the two cities are known as a metropolitan conurbation.
Pittsburgh is the second largest city in Pennsylvania behind Philadelphia, but some would say it is much prettier. It’s located at the confluence of the Ohio, Monogahela and Allegheny Rivers and has 446 bridges making it quite picturesque and known as the “City of Bridges” as well as the “Steel City” for its multitude of more than 300 businesses related to steel.