Posted on 9/14/2022 6:26 AM By Central Telephone
As your small business strives to keep up with our rapidly-changing times, so too should your small business phone system. Think about it; the way your business communicates is directly reflective of the way it functions. Efficient, state-of-the-art phone systems allow for efficient, state-of-the-art service; they also lend your business a similar air that customers will remember positively.
Posted on 9/14/2022 5:40 AM By Central Telephone
Is an outdated phone system limiting your flow of communication? It may be time to explore some options that you need to keep your business competitive in the modern age. Cloud-based systems offer innovative, useful features that improve productivity and collaboration in your business. Central Telephone can help you discover which features are most beneficial for your workflow each day. Five of the most practical features for companies in the Twin Cities metro area include:
Posted on 5/31/2022 4:41 AM By Central Telephone
Interconnectivity—it seems like a vague buzzword that ultimately represents a passing fad in the way businesses operate, or one of those words you’d see on an inspirational poster in the breakroom. However, in the technology-saturated modern world, this concept seems to be sticking around and becoming a permanent part of how all businesses, big and small, boost their productivity and maintain their employees.
Posted on 7/5/2021 10:35 AM By Central Telephone
If some team members are sticking to remote work after the pandemic, one worry might be at the forefront of your mind: communication. Sure, you may have learned how to make things work, but it still might be tough not to be able to hop over to your coworker’s office next door and ask a few questions.
Posted on 1/11/2021 4:00 AM By Central Telephone
Relocation: the very word probably brings up stress, especially if it’s related to business phone systems. All those cords or all those wireless headsets – how chaotic it will be setting things up in your new facility! Will things get up and running easily? Will you lose customers to glitches?
Posted on 6/22/2020 4:00 AM By Central Telephone
If your business is still working from home, your company probably has been making smart use of video calls. When they work well, they’re a great way to promote a feeling of togetherness and unity, as well as convey information quickly and efficiently, as they allow for the in-the-moment asking of clarification questions. However, when video calls go wrong, they’re often one of the best ways to give your employees massive headaches! Connectivity problems, audio issues, and blurry visual footage all can mean that these calls become more trouble than they’re worth.
Posted on 5/11/2020 4:00 AM By Central Telephone
In the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic, many businesses have been deemed “non-essential” and forced to adjust to remote work. Working from home can be tough on employees in any industry. Some workers may be unaccustomed to getting things done with distractions surrounding them, but many others struggle to focus on the task at hand if they’re not in an office setting. It’s a tough transition for anybody, but having the proper technology can make things a whole lot easier.
Posted on 1/20/2020 4:00 AM By Central Telephone
As January rolls around, countless people across the state of Minnesota are setting new goals and new resolutions as they realize their true potential. Why shouldn’t this line of thinking apply to your business? A fresh start in a new decade is the perfect opportunity to push your company’s limits and reach new heights. Latch onto that New Year’s momentum and see where you and your employees can go!
Posted on 8/19/2019 4:00 AM By Central Telephone
Lots of small business owners are afraid to make the switch over to cloud-based phone systems. Their landlines have worked fine for decades, they reason; why mess with something that isn’t broken? Moreover, it takes both an up-front cost and time to learn how to use a new small business phone system. In this economy, money is something that almost nobody can spare.
Posted on 7/8/2019 12:52 PM By Central Telephone
Your small business is moving! What an exciting time. There are desks to clean up, paperwork to pack up, so much to put in order… but have you even thought about your small business phone system? It probably has been the last thing on your to-do list. You’re probably busy briefing your employees, not to mention tracking down the various companies that facilitate a move and going over your numbers.