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Use a Cloud-Based Phone Service to Grow Your Catering Business

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Sep 16, 2014 4:00:00 AM

If preparing and delivering delicious food is how you make your living, you probably don’t spend a lot of time just sitting around during the day. Either you are in your kitchen, on the road making a delivery or setting up, and managing food servers at an event.


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Topics: Cloud Phone, Improve Your Business

A Small Business Phone System that Grows With You

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Sep 11, 2014 4:00:00 AM

Scaling might be the one thing you dream about for your startup at night. You yearn for the day when you will have cubicles filled with determined employees pushing the envelope on your value proposition. You long for the day when your phone rings incessantly, driving your need for auto attendants and voicemail-to-email notification functionality. But scaling does not come without its challenges.

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Topics: Cloud Phone, Improve Your Business

Can’t Afford a Receptionist? Cloud Communications Has You Covered

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Sep 4, 2014 4:00:00 AM

Not ready to fork over the $30-40K that comes with staffing a receptionist to greet your key stakeholders? We don’t blame you. As a startup, every cent counts and spending a pretty penny to support the salary of someone who answers and routes calls can seem like an unnecessary expenditure—especially when you have global expansion and enhanced product functionality on the horizon.

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Topics: Auto Attendant, Improve Your Business

Shape Up Your Personal Training Business With a Small Business Phone System

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Aug 21, 2014 4:00:00 AM

Whipping people into shape is what you do. As a personal trainer, you meet clients all over the place, building personal routines for each to maximize the impact of the workouts. But take a look at how you are communicating with prospects and clients. Is your phone solution as customized as the workout routines you take such care to create for your customers? Are your business communications in tip-top shape?

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Topics: Small Business Productivity, Auto Attendant, Improve Your Business

Startups & Small Business Phone Numbers: Wells Fargo's to Lend $100B in Loans

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Aug 20, 2014 4:00:00 AM

If you are an entrepreneur who’s been itching to launch a new business, we have some news you’ll be happy to hear. Wells Fargo bank recently announced its intention to lend at least $100 billion in small business loans over the next five years.

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Topics: Business Phone Number, Improve Your Business

A Small Business Phone System Built for Giant Ambition

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Aug 6, 2014 4:00:00 AM

Sure your business may be starting small, but you certainly don’t expect to stay that way forever. You have big dreams and you need a small business phone system that will help you achieve them. With the technology available today there is no reason your small business phone system can’t provide you the same customer-friendly capabilities as any large business with access to the Internet. 

Your customers—no matter what their age—are part of the new generation of mobile device users. According to the Pew Internet Project’s research, as of January 2014, 90 percent of American adults have a cell phone, and 58 percent have a smartphone. These people are your customers, they are used to quick and reliable service and they want that same easy access to you and your company
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Topics: Small Business Productivity, Improve Your Business

Take Your Cloud Communications App Camping This Summer

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Jul 28, 2014 4:00:00 AM

You’re in your tent. It’s raining. The campfire has sputtered out. You’d almost rather be working…but, wait! You’re one of the forward-thinking small business owners who had the foresight to adopt cloud communications. And for you and your business, this means easy access to your messages, including the ability to route calls and communicate with anyone in your company on any device from anywhere.

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Topics: Voxox, Small Business Productivity, Improve Your Business

Hitting the Concert Scene? Stay Jamming With Cloud Communications

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Jul 18, 2014 4:00:00 AM

For music-lovers, summer is concert season, filled with warm weather, cold drinks, shorts and dresses, outdoor venues, tailgating—all the things you dream about during a long, cold winter.  Whether you’re attending a three-day music festival or a one-night show, listening to live music fills you with the kind of joy you can’t find anywhere else.

As the owner of a new small business, however, it seems like you might have to skip this concert season to make sure you are available to deal with anything that comes your company’s way. But don’t cancel those ticket orders just yet, because with a cloud phone small business phone number, you can see all the shows you want and keep your business rocking.  

A cloud communications application helps you manage your business on-the-go  by providing communications services through your mobile phone, smartphone or laptop. So as you wait for your favorite band to come out on stage you remain reachable to colleagues and customers alike with mobile features like:  

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Topics: Voice Communication, Improve Your Business

Cloud Communications: An All-Star for Businesses

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Jul 14, 2014 4:00:00 AM

Baseball fans: It’s almost time for the annual MLB All-Star Game! As you fill out your ballots and think about the stars you’d like to send to Minnesota for the Midsummer Classic, here’s an all-star solution you should consider for your business: cloud communications small business phone system.

Like a great closer coming in to save a big game, this revolutionary business communications technology can help businesses save time and money this summer—and the rest of the year as well.

All signs indicate that the small business phone system will be a home run for businesses for years to come. In fact, according to Gartner, cloud computing will become the bulk majority of new IT spend by 2016.

Here’s a look at the cloud communications scouting report:

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Topics: Voxox, Improve Your Business, Cost-Effective Solution

Three Ways a Small Business Phone System Saves You Time

Posted by Ron Kinkade

Jun 30, 2014 4:00:00 AM

Above all else—including even financial resources—small business owners are short on time.  After all, when you are in charge of customer service, billing, sales, product development and everything else under the sun, the 24 hours in a day don’t seem like enough. 

A small business phone system can help you reclaim some of that precious time. Here’s how: 

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Topics: Voice Communication, Voxox, Small Business Productivity, Improve Your Business