Telephonic Communication in Senior Care: Is Your Facility Properly Equipped?

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Modern marketers love to espouse the benefits of online marketing, especially social media marketing. A business owner today would not be remiss in thinking that traditional marketing strategies, such as TV and radio, will no longer benefit their business. For specific industries — particularly those that sell consumer goods — online marketing does work better. […]

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High Employee Turnover? A Hosted PBX Can Ease Transitions and Reduce Costs.

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Companies spend thousands upon thousands of dollars on training new employees with no guarantee those employees will stick with the job. High employee turnover has a significant impact on business operations and carries significant costs. While the search for how to better retain employees remains a constant in the corporate world, some tools can help […]

FCC Releases broadband, internet access, and voice services reports for 2018.

FCC Makes Available broadband deployment, internet access, and voice telephone service reports for 2018.

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Each year, the FCC issues three reports on the development, health, and projected future of the telecom industry. The first report, dubbed the Broadband Deployment Report, is an effort by the FCC to understand the rate of deployment of broadband services, as well as assess how many Americans have access to such services. The second […]

UCaaS Market is Booming. Here’s Why.

UCaaS Market is Booming. Here’s Why.

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With all the new and trending tech on the market in 2018, it’s easy to think that telecom has officially taken a back seat to other communications technologies. Apps such as Skype and WhatsApp have claimed a broad swath of the telecommunications industry’s market share, and traditional telecoms have struggled to innovate to meet the […]

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5 Things to Look For in a Local Phone Provider

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You have filed for your new business, acquired the proper licenses, and chosen your desired location for your store or office. Now is the time to think about how you want customers to contact you. Telephone service is the most crucial service local businesses need to invest in to grow their customer base. With new […]

How Hosted UC Can Modernize the Healthcare Workplace

How Hosted UC Can Modernize the Healthcare Workplace

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Today’s healthcare workforce relies more and more on new and emerging technologies to improve the quality of care. More advanced monitoring systems, tablets for patient information, as well as a myriad of other tools and gadgets have made nursing and caregiving, and indeed working in healthcare, a remarkably different environment than it was even ten […]

5 Traditional Marketing Strategies That Still Work

5 Traditional Marketing Strategies That Still Work

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For nearly a decade, digital marketing has kept the focus of marketing and advertising agencies as the new go-to for businesses to increase their bottom lines. While online marketing, including SEO, PPC, and affiliate marketing, have been tremendously useful strategies for companies who have shifted their marketing spend to them, the landscape of competition in […]

MIX Networks Expands Network Infrastructure

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LAKELAND, Fla. (PRWEB) November 27, 2017 MIX Networks, Hosted-PBX, and UCaaS provider to SMBs, Enterprises, and the Senior/Assisted Living and Hospitality Markets across the United States, announces a new West Coast point-of-presence at ViaWest in Las Vegas. This third POP in MIX’s network adds to the current locations in Secaucus, New Jersey and Dallas, Texas. […]

4 Benefits of Using SMS (Text Messaging) in Senior Living Communications

4 Benefits of Using Text Messaging in Senior Living Communications

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Over the past decade, smartphones have reshaped the communications landscape for consumers. Their near-ubiquity – two-thirds of Americans now own a smartphone – has redefined the relationship most people have with telecommunications and the internet. Smartphones have even changed how consumers prefer to communicate, leading to the rise of text messaging (SMS) as the preferred […]

3 Ways Communications Technology Can Improve Your Residents’ Experience.

3 Ways Communications Technology Can Improve Your Residents’ Experience.

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Senior living facilities generate the lion’s share of their new residents through hard-fought referral networks. Reputation, therefore, is a key factor for administrators to consider. There is often a delicate juggling act between meeting your residents’ needs, keeping their family happy, and ensuring the greater community of residents are satisfied with their environment and their […]

6 Reasons You Need A Cloud Phone System to Improve Your Scalability

6 Reasons You Need A Cloud Phone System to Improve Your Scalability

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Nothing hampers a business’ growth more than poor communication, both internally and externally. Despite this fact, many businesses put off upgrading their phone systems to the cloud, deeming the investment either too costly or unimportant. For companies seeking to grow, and grow fast, everything about their company, from communications to marketing, must be scalable. Without […]

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FCC Seeks to Change Rules on Vanity Phone Numbers, Which Could Help Your Business

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This past September, the FCC drafted several proposed rules changes in how telephone numbers – more specifically, vanity toll free numbers – are to be administered in the future. Chief among these proposed changes are reversals of long standing regulations, such as the Brokering Rule, and to implement new policies regarding how phone numbers are […]

5 Reasons Your Senior Living Facility Needs to Move to the Cloud

5 Reasons Your Senior Living Facility Needs to Move to the Cloud

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Traditionally, senior living facilities resort to using a telephone system that is limited to the premise, whether it is hardwired phone lines that run off of old telephone companies’ copper wires or on-premise private branch exchange (PBX) systems. However, more companies have shifted their communications approach to leverage phone systems that are run on the […]

A Hosted Phone System Makes Sense for Your Franchisees

A Hosted Phone System Makes Sense for Your Franchisees

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The franchise model continues to be a dominant force in the US Economy. A recent forecast by the Franchise Business Economic Outlook for 2017 anticipates continued growth in the sector, today totaling nearly 750,000 establishments with 7.8 Million employees, which generate $710 Billion in revenue. Offering a hosted phone solution as part of your franchise plan […]

Today's Telecommunications Services Advance Patient Care for Seniors

Today’s Telecommunications Services Advance Patient Care for Seniors

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As people age, their needs change. Activities that were simple to manage become more difficult and might require some outside assistance. Senior living communities offer a range of services that can help maintain independence, even in full care facilities. New telecommunications technology and services are what make it possible for seniors to enjoy as much […]

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Senior Living Technology: What Does an Assisted Living Facility Need?

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As technology ingrains itself further and further into all aspects of the healthcare industry, senior living facilities stand to benefit immensely from technology specifically targeted for them. Spurred by a combination of market forces and some legislation, the breadth of technologies designed for senior living has increased at an astounding rate. With so much choice […]