Archive for emergency business communications

4 Situations When A Hosted Telephone System Makes Sense

For those of you old enough to remember the old Centrex phones, the new telephone company-based phone service and equipment bundle  – often called “a hosted solution” will be easy to understand. As in the old days, you rely on the phone company to supply the features, voice mail and equipment to make your business phone system operate.… Continue Reading

4 Ways To Implement A Disaster Plan For Your Business Phone System

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As many businesses found out during Hurricane Sandy, it pays to have a business phone system backup plan so that your company’s phone is answered even during a disaster. For customers and vendors who may not be in your geographic region, it is even more important that calls are answered since they may not be aware of any weather-related emergencies.… Continue Reading

Tips For Business TeleCommunications Systems And Emergency Response

Emergency business communications planBusiness telecommunications systems are not immune to emergency situations.  Having a disaster plan and having a business system can be the reason your business survives the storm.

Hurricane Sandy reminds us that it is important to have an emergency preparedness or disaster plan in effect for situations where you may lose communications.  For businesses affected in the path of the Hurricane, losing power may mean losing business communications with the resulting inability to respond to clients or customers.… Continue Reading