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5 signs your current phone system is holding your small business back.

Old phone systems do not help small businesses facilitate growth. Countless small businesses are still using archaic business phone systems. Instead of joining the digital age, they rely on what they have on their desk. These old systems are inadequate for not only the company's needs but also their customers'. Some small businesses may fear [...]

2018-02-13T23:19:50+00:00 February 8th, 2018|

Should your business switch to VoIP?

Voice over Internet Protocol, or VoIP, offers phone technology using broadband internet connections. VoIP offers many advantages over traditional phone service. If you’re on the fence about whether or not to ditch your landline, here are some common advantages of VoIP. Free VoIP Phones! With all Hosted phone systems offered by Time Business Systems, we [...]

2018-01-31T23:07:55+00:00 January 16th, 2018|

Things to Do When Answering the Phone = Customer Success

Phone answering skills are critical to any business. Even in these days of texting and email, your phone is still the primary point of contact between your business and your customers. When a customer calls, it’s important to know what to say and do when you answer the phone, because you’re speaking personally with that [...]

2017-12-22T17:13:42+00:00 December 11th, 2017|

6 Ways to Increase Office Productivity

Any business knows that productivity is key to growth. Productivity is a main driving factor which will allow your business to not only stay in business but also experience growth year over year. Here are 6 ways to boost and improve office productivity and performance which will, in turn, allow you to realize higher profits, more [...]

2017-11-22T17:41:01+00:00 November 17th, 2017|

What are the key benefits of an effective business phone system?

Given the fact that more and more business communication seems to be conducted online using email, texts and even social media; you could be forgiven for thinking that phone lines are fairly obsolete. However, despite our current love affair with digital communication, having an effective business phone system still has its benefits and plays an [...]

2018-02-13T23:27:34+00:00 April 5th, 2017|

Product Review: Vertical Summit IP

The Vertical Summit IP system is one that comes very highly recommended for business users. Of course, we don’t expect that you will just take our word for it – so take a look at some of the benefits that are associated with this particular choice of phone system. One of the key benefits of the Vertical Summit Solution system [...]

2017-12-22T17:25:21+00:00 April 25th, 2016|

Key signs your business has outgrown its phone system.

Has your business outgrown its phone system? Do you have a phone system that is only good for making and receiving phone calls? By looking for key warning signs, you can determine whether or not it is time to look into a new business phone system. A new system that offers many more features and capabilities [...]

2017-12-22T17:19:46+00:00 April 9th, 2016|

What does your choice of phone system say about your business?

When customers call your business, what do they receive from your business phone systems? Does your phone system transport them back to a time when calling a business meant the caller would get a recorded message followed by hold music so laced with static that it hurt their ears? Are callers stuck on hold for [...]

2018-02-13T23:28:10+00:00 March 15th, 2016|

Top phone system features your small business needs for 2016.

Small business owners tend to believe they cannot afford or do not need the best technology. To a small business owner, innovative technology is reserved for larger corporations. We are here to dispel that belief. All businesses, regardless of the size or market, need the most up-to-date phone system. To be competitive it is important [...]

2018-02-13T23:25:15+00:00 February 26th, 2016|

Product Review: LG-Ericsson iPECS phone systems.

For the owner of a small business who is looking for a quality phone system, we cannot say enough good things about the LG-Ericsson iPECS platform. With a very smooth  installation process, you will find that in no time at all it will be all systems go! Read our Product Review: LG-Ericsson iPECS Telephone Systems. So [...]

2017-12-22T17:22:02+00:00 February 5th, 2016|