DialMyCalls In The News - Page #2
Featured here are articles published by the most reputable national and international media. These articles have been gathered through the years of operation of our company and are being constantly updated.
Will Phone Calls Become Irrelevant For Modern Workplaces?
Forbes.com - November 21, 2016
Phone calls were once a revolutionary new technology, able to connect two people over vast distances in mutual conversation. Now, we have dozens of technologies more advanced than phone calls to keep us in touch, including emails, text messages, and video chats. While there are new technologies developing around the voice-based phone call, such as voice broadcasting, for many workers, phone calls are starting to be seen as an obsolete medium.
Use This Five-Part Checklist To Tell If You're Overcommunicating
FastCompany.com - November 18, 2016
Timing my message is one of the most important things I've learned to do. Determining the urgency of your message and the medium for it isn't easy, but a good first step is simply being deliberate about it. For example, when I needed to let my employees know about an emergency, there's no "wrong" time to send out a mass text message or phone recording (this tool can help).
7 Forms of Business Communication You're Using Wrong
Inc.com - November 10, 2016
Each platform has distinct advantages and disadvantages, useful in some situations more than others. For example, text messages are ideal to inform a group about an urgent change, while email is better for relaying non-urgent, one-way information.
The Benefits of Technology in Education
Medium.com - October 26, 2016
Teachers can not only help their students learn more through the use of technology but it also allows for them to cut down on time consuming things like gradebook and attendance management, test creation and classroom decor creation. While these things sound minor, time for these daily tasks add up. These computer programs and apps allow teachers to focus more time on creating lesson plans, assessing students needs and how to improve their overall courses.
27 Creative Ways To Find Employees
FitSmallBusiness.com - September 26, 2016
20. Create a "Hiring" page on your company's website in case talented people ever come check you out. Even if you currently don't need someone in a specific role, it's a good idea to keep job postings on your site.
Business Owners & Experts Share Their Tips on Preventing Four Common Types of Fraud
Credibly.com - August 11, 2016
David Batchelor, president and cofounder of DialMyCalls.com, has reduced online credit card fraud by 75% by cross-checking shipping and billing address as well.
83 Experts Share Tips for the 'Age of the Customer'
NanoRep.com - June 2, 2016
"Creating social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, etc. and then not following up with customers who leave feedback on them. Nothing is going to turn off a customer more than a message that goes without a response." - David Batchelor
The Label "Small Business"- Good or Bad?
CarolRoth.com - May 25, 2016
"I can see how many business owners can get offended by being labeled 'small'- we take it more as a badge of honor. Being a successful small business is extremely hard, 90% of all small businesses fail during their first couple years." - David Batchelor
How to Build a Successful SaaS Business
Bplans.com - May 23, 2016
Taking the slow and careful approach can also save you from making some costly mistakes, says David Batchelor, President and co-founder of DialMyCalls.
24 Experts Reveal Their Top Resources For Startups
ShopRocket.co - April 29, 2016
"1) Mixergy Podcast - Andrew Warner has put together this great show where he interviews other startup founders about their journey and what they did right and wrong to get where they are today. There are truly pieces of gold in every one of his interviews. He's also a very gifted interviewer and isn't afraid to ask some hard-hitting and detailed questions which many others wouldn't push on." - David Batchelor
How to Motivate Your Employees: 21 Leaders Share
BetterBusiness.Deskera.com - April 29, 2016
"Staying busy and active helps a lot. Something we've done that helps keep everyone involved with the whole business is splitting customer support among everyone. While we do have a dedicated customer support team, when they get busy or are out of the office, support calls will roll through to everyone else in the company." - David Batchelor
Key Trends Disrupting Messaging / Communications #tech2016
Flarrio.com - April 18, 2016
"Location-based push notifications to provide local information direct to your cell phone. Imagine passing a store and a coupon appears on your phone, this is coming, and very quickly." - David Batchelor
Favorite Ways To Automate Customer Service
Sidekick.pro - March 31, 2016
One way to help automate customer service is to try to avoid the need of customers to reach you in the first place. One of the best things we ever did was create a large knowledge base of tutorial videos that explain most aspects of how our software works. Not only did that change help reduce the need for customers to reach us by around 50% but it also created a much better customer experience.
5 ways to keep employees in the loop
CIO.com - February 19, 2016
"For our company communication we rely heavily on HipChat," says David Batchelor, cofounder and president, DialMyCalls.com, a voice and SMS broadcasting service. The app "allows us all to be able to collaborate in real time no matter where we are located. Think of it as a virtual water cooler where we can all chat, share ideas, files and much more."
15 Entrepreneurs Share their Favorite Quotes
Hear.CEOBlogNation.com - January 30, 2016
"Your most unhappy customers are you greatest source of learning." - Bill Gates. "While dealing with unhappy customers isn't a fun thing to do by any means it can help you improve your product or service by leaps and bounds." - David Batchelor
We Asked: What City Did You Start Your Business In, And Why?
Xome.com - December 30, 2015
"For me it was easy, I wanted to stay in my hometown of Jupiter, Florida. Tech companies often feel the need to move out west to Silicon Valley which would have probably helped in some aspects, but being able to help the town I grew up in was and still is extremely important to me." - David Batchelor
Experts Weigh In: Why do you outsource your payroll?
MyCorporation.com - December 24, 2015
"Outsourcing payroll was one of the best moves we ever made, it allows you to really free up that space in your day to worry about bigger picture items concerning the company. The costs are negligible for the amount of relief it gives you knowing that everything is taken care of when it comes to your payroll." - David Batchelor
How Small Business Owners are Celebrating Thanksgiving in 2015
Hatchbuck.com - November 25, 2015
"Thanksgiving to me is a time for family and for a few days out of the year it is alright to forget about business and just relax." - David Batchelor
Things to Consider When Moving to Houston
SelfStorageFinders.com - November 23, 2015
Michael Freedman, CTO/Co-Founder of DialMyCalls.com says that depending on what you want to be near, you can find something to fit your lifestyle quite easily.
20 Hobbies That Can Make You a Better Boss at Work
LifeHack.org - November 17, 2015
Fishing is a great hobby to help better your managerial skills. From the discipline it takes to get up to catch the sunrise bite before work, to the patience it requires to land that first fish, Online Marketing Manager Tim Smith of DialMyCalls knows the drill.
9 Entrepreneurs Share How They Prepare for Small Business Saturday
Rescue.CEOBlogNation.com - November 15, 2015
"Being a business that caters mostly to small businesses, this has actually become one of the most important days of the year for us. We usually start out a week or two in advance with an email to customers letting them know to be on the look out for our Small Business Saturday (SBS) promotion." - David Batchelor
Readers Speak: Identifying the Most Significant Digital Changes
WebsiteMagazine.com - October 30, 2015
"For us (the best digital development) by far has been the vast improvement of streaming voice and video over the Internet. What once was choppy and unreliable has become something used by tens of millions of people every day." - David Batchelor
Experts Share Their Pricing Page Conversion Tips
Veeqo.com - October 27, 2015
"Your pricing page is going to be one of the most important pages on your website. This is where you want your customers to feel as comfortable as possible before making a purchase or signing up with your company." - David Batchelor
Productivity Tips for Small Business
CapConnect.com.au - September 29, 2015
There's one that many businesses may not have heard of, and according to founder of DialMyCalls? David Batchelor, it could be a significant time saver. The Pomodoro Technique means working straight for 20 minutes and then taking a 5 minute break. After four rounds, staff take a 30 minute break to recharge.
DialMyCalls Adds SMS and Voice Broadcasting to Constant Contact
DestinationCRM.com - September 1, 2015
SMS and voice broadcasting provider DialMyCalls has integrated with Constant Contact, allowing users of the service to send automated phone calls and text messages to subscriber lists gathered in Constant Contact.