April 17, 2014

How to Operate an International Toll Free Number through Skype

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Staying in touch with customers is a crucial part of any business. Not only do you want your customers to be able to reach you to place an order, you also want to be able to alleviate any concerns they have and answer questions. The best way for a business do this is to set up a toll free number. An … [Read more...]

Finding the Best Toll Free Number Service for Microenterprises: Think Big Look Big

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Businesses are typically classified into one of four categories: micro, small, medium, or large.  Companies fall into one of these categories based upon several factors, including required startup capital, number of employees, and annual earnings. Though different countries classify each according … [Read more...]

Your Guide To Google Plus B2B Marketing


Developing your business online takes time and effort--there’s no question about that. There are also many avenues to consider and many ways to grow your business. For B2B brands, one social platform is becoming an increasingly valuable marketing tool: Google Plus. Not only does Plus have a strong c … [Read more...]

The Importance of Virtual Lines for Legal Professionals


In the legal world, it is critical for law firms to streamline processes and maintain proper time tracking to ensure accurate billing. Firms may invest in specific software programs to help with tracking, but many ignore the very telecommunications and data systems that keep them connected to their … [Read more...]

Law Firms, Vanity Toll Free Numbers, and Branding


In the ultra-competitive legal environment, new client acquisition is critical to a firm’s survival. Yet it is also often the biggest challenge most firms face.  In every market across the country, there are a surplus of law firms competing for a limited number of cases and clients. A strong ma … [Read more...]

The New Legal Firm: Leaner, Streamlined, and Nimble


The legal market is changing rapidly, and according to a 2014 report released by the Georgetown University Law Center and Peer Monitor, firms need to begin rethinking traditional business models. The exponential growth that many firms have taken on over the years is not sustainable, according to the … [Read more...]

Management Structures in the Legal Profession: Balancing Multiple Roles


For legal professionals working within small law firms, the workload can be immense. Senior associates must often balance the roles of lawyer, manager, entrepreneur and accountant. If a good management structure is not developed, accuracy, efficiency and customer service can fall by the wayside. … [Read more...]

The Connected Legal Professional: Mobility and Organization

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For legal professionals, out-of-office work is often a part of the job, yet staying consistently available to clients, colleagues, and potential clients is essential. In order to maximize organization and efficiency, try investing in the latest in telecommunications resources. The … [Read more...]

1-800 Numbers: What Are They and What Can They Do for My Business?


Imagine you are a telephone company operator in the 1960’s. You’ve just placed your 28th call to a large corporation, let’s say Montgomery Ward. Each of the callers called collect, meaning that they expect the company they’re calling, in this case Montgomery Ward, to pick-up the cost of the phone ca … [Read more...]

Uncovering Virtual Numbers


The best way to understand a virtual phone number is to look at it from a customer’s perspective. A person dials a local or toll free number, but the call is actually forwarded to a mobile phone, office line, or call center of your choosing. A virtual phone number allows you to appear to have a l … [Read more...]