Avoid Caller Confusion with Holiday Phone Greetings

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Buying last-minute Secret Santa gifts, organizing the annual office holiday party, running sales and promotions for customers—the silly season is in full swing. With so many distractions, it’s easy to overlook the basics, like changing your company’s voicemail greeting to improve your customers’ experience. Hello, You’ve Reached… Your business will most likely change operating hours,…

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Gobble Up VoIP Features, Spend More Time With Family

Thanksgiving reminds us to express gratitude and reflect on what we’re thankful for — family, friends, good health. We tend to overlook the little things that can make the most significant difference. The ones that make life easier each day — dishwashers, microwaves, fast Internet connections, etc.  Maybe even the features of your business’ Voice…

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Invasion of the Dial-Tone Snatchers

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Witches, cobwebs, gravestones, eerie music… It’s Halloween season and time for some horror stories – VoIP style. We asked our customers for their scariest phone-related situations. Here’s a small sample of what we heard.  DOA Dial-Tone  I showed up to the office like any other day, put my lunch in the fridge, and plopped down…

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A Bridge Over Troubled Internet

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Think back to the last time the internet crashed at your office. Was it a little chaotic? No computers, no phones, no point of sale system. Staff barging in and pinging you on chat, asking you what’s going on while you’re trying to call the internet provider (ISP).  Sometimes, it’s just a blip, and the…

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Talk “VoIP” to Me – The Latest Phone Lingo

When you’re immersed in a specific industry every day, it’s easy to forget that not everyone speaks the same business “language.” You throw around jargon that makes complete sense to coworkers, but when you use it with clients, they respond with the same face your grandma gave you when you first said LOL.  The tech…

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Go UpLync! It’s Your Birthday!

UpLync in Lafayette Indiana is celebrating its 25th birthday

Happy Birthday, UpLync!  You’re officially 25. You can now rent a car without any restrictions or extra “young driver” fees.  The Early Days Just like humans, UpLync has morphed and matured. It hasn’t always been a VoIP provider in Lafayette, IN. During its infancy in the late 1990s and early 2000s, UpLync went by GOIN,…

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Not Your Grandad’s Business Phones – VoIP

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Handsets keep breaking, and you can’t find any more replacements on eBay. The PBX crashes every other day, leaving the business without phone service for at least an hour while it reboots. As much as you’d like to keep limping your existing business phone system along, it’s time to start shopping.  Another Look at VoIP…

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Business Phones in Your Home Office

Voip business phones in the home office

It’s getting close to decision time. Do you keep your office space that’s been sitting empty for the last year? Do you embrace running an entirely remote business, or create a hybrid option?  There are contradicting studies floating around advocating for each one. Yet, for employees, the choice is obvious. In a recent survey from…

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Ignorance Isn’t Bliss – 4 VoIP Questions You’re Afraid to Ask

UpLync answers your VoIP questions

There are no dumb questions.  Most of us have heard that from a teacher or two in our lifetime. Yet, asking what we consider to be a “dumb” or “silly” question is difficult for some people, especially in a business setting. We fear that asking it may make us appear somehow incompetent.  If you happen…

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Adding VoIP Phones To Your Training Toolkit

uplync helps you train better with voip phones

It’s a shiny new year, and as a business owner, you might be considering new professional development or training options for your employees. Your business phones can often be used as a training tool, especially if you have a Voice over IP (VoIP) system with advanced features.  Better Phone System = Better Customer Service If…

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