Work is fun, but play is even fun-er. Below you’ll find good-time posts from the Specialty Answering Service blog that we think are super fun! If you have a love for telephones and amusing distractions, you’re in the right spot. We’ve also selected a few resources we think deserve attention.
25 Uses for Your Old Phone: Why toss your old phone when there are so many other alternatives? Read our 25 suggestions and get creative!
Pronunciation Tongue Twisters to Test your Talk Talent: Can you make it through the whole alphabet without twisting your words?
Ah, the holiday season. It’s a magical time filled with twinkling lights, candy canes, and the madness of retail. Amidst all of the hustle and bustle, and shoppers knocking each other down for the latest deal, it’s easy for employees to become annoyed, leading to poor customer service and workplace misconduct. Not…Read more
Proper diction is as important to customer service as diapers are to a baby. In the answering service world, pronunciation is key. So how can you keep your customer service department speaking clearly? You'll need our pronunciation tongue twisters for starters. Tongue twisters, which are nonsensical phrases that rely on alliteration (the…Read more
What about Bob? is a hilarious movie that showcases the antics of a cunning, obsessive-compulsive narcissist who can't manage even one day without his psychotherapist. Bob Wiley uses his guile to pull the wool over the eyes of three call center representatives and steal away with information that should have remained private.…Read more
Now that you are using the world's most professional answering service, what do you do with your old phones? Here are 25 uses. 1. Use the cord as a picture hanger. 2. Uncap the ends from the receiver, fill with marbles, put the ends back on, and use as a dumbbell. 3.…Read more
What happens when the marketing department of a US based call center has downtime around Shark Week 2014? Check out the video below to find out.Read more
Put all of your customer service eggs into one affordable basket. Specialty Answering Service has a handle on your small business needs, and we won’t crack under pressure. Check out our latest commercial and see how egg-cellent customer service and phone call outsourcing helps the Easter Bunny run his global enterprise.Read more
Outsourcing. Turns out it’s not just for telephone calls. The rich and famous have been outsourcing for years! From "The Bachelor" to Cinderella, movie stars, athletes, and even a few of our favorite animated pals have looked to others for goods and services. Taking advantage of services that can be outsourced just…Read more
When the sky is falling, SAS ignites small business owners productivity, and shields their reputation for excellence. Specialty Answering Service offers out of this world solutions for asteroid-sized business problems. Get the help you need to get away from your desk. Check out our latest ad about how outsourcing can prevent accidents…Read more
When we wrote this post a few weeks ago, we could never have guessed that one of “Ghostbusters” writers, Harold Ramis, would pass away. Harold Ramis’ subversive genius was responsible for a great many laughs we have had over the years. From “Stripes” to “Groundhog Day” to “Analyze This,” his brand of…Read more
When the FTC announced a $50,000 prize last October for the best proposal to block robocalls, we were thrilled! We welcome any opportunity to stop automation in favor of live operator interaction; plus we love a good challenge! Figuring out how to stop robocalls wasn’t easy. Our telecommunications engineers dropped everything and…Read more