October 2019

All posts from October 2019

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The perfect template for your business meeting agenda

Meetings are the bedrock of most businesses’ day-to-day running, yet they’re often woefully mismanaged. There’s no doubt that collaboration and communication matter. So why are meetings frequently disorganised and poorly planned? Many people dread meetings like they do conference calls, thinking they’re just a waste of time. That can – and should – change though! With proper preparation, you can plan the perfect meeting. To get started, we’re helping you create the perfect template for your business meeting agenda.

Your business meeting agenda should come from a definable need

Before you even think about sketching a business meeting agenda, ask yourself: what’s the point? No, not in a fatigued or existential sense. But you do need to question why you are planning a meeting. What has made you think a meeting needs to take place?

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Digital transformation in the charity sector – where to start

There’s no denying the great work charities are doing across the globe, for all kinds of worthy causes. There’s also no denying that technology can boost these efforts and their effects massively. Yet there persists a serious need for digital transformation in the charity sector. Sadly, it’s an industry which has generally struggled to keep up with digital developments. When you think of just how much charities – and their beneficiaries – can gain by the third sector investing some time and money into newer technologies, it seems a tragedy not to do so. So if you’re ready to embrace digital transformation in the charity sector, read on!

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Should you use an 03 phone number for business?

Why should you consider an 03 phone number for business? Running a business means you’re already making a lot of decisions a lot of the time. And each decisions requires you to weigh up different factors. You’re balancing costs, time, demands on your employees, maintaining your brand, and – probably most importantly – customer experience and satisfaction. One key part of providing all-important excellent customer service is ensuring your company is reachable. These days, that’s easily achievable.

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Custom branded conference calls for the ultimate first impression

Personalisation is the word of the moment. In all things, we are leaning into individualism. People are increasingly comfortable with, even encouraged to embrace, the things that make them unique. And in turn, they want the things they have to be unique. Likewise, as markets become saturated and competitive, protecting and promoting your company’s brand is imperative. One step in making a fabulous first impression and ensuring your brand isn’t diluted is to use branded conference calls.

Do first impressions matter?

It might be somewhat of a tired truism to say that you don’t get a second chance at a first impression. But that doesn’t make it any less vital – particularly for businesses. The fact is, first impressions are made in a matter of seconds, but they can have a seriously long-lasting impact. In fact, a Harvard study found that fleeting and silent first impressions moulded people’s permanent feelings.

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