We’ve always had reason to communicate quickly with many people, over vast distances. In the very distant past we sent important messages through the forests by whistling, or over mountain ranges by yodeling. The daily news could be spread using a kind of drumming Morse code. Impending danger warnings were delivered via smoke signals or carrier pigeons. Fortunately, over time, group communications evolved to a more effective vehicle for disseminating information with the “phone tree.”Read more »
You’re getting ready to go to take your children to school but outside your kitchen window you can see that the snow is falling heavily. The children are starting to smell the possibility of a snow day in the air. In the case of a school closing, you have a long “To Do” list and the thought of having to stay at home fills you will a little bit of trepidation. How will you get everything done and entertain your children at the same time? Then the group text message arrives confirming your suspicions – “Interstate 15 is closed today due to a winter storm. Please keep your children safe at home until further notice.” The snow showers have presented you with a beautiful opportunity to spend quality time with your little loved ones (and your teens) to make some special memories. Your brain is racing at a hundred miles an hour to find the ideal options for maximum fun.Read more »
A Powerful Business Tool
As the infographic shows, texting has become a valuable resource for business communication. Even more so, when urgency is essential - you can't beat the power of the text.
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With 97% of Americans using texting at least once a day, it is the most widely used application on a smartphone¹. Messages sent via text are read more often and faster than other forms communication, but business texting, and more specifically group texting for business, has struggled to gain adoption due to limitations and regulation. Recent changes in technology and legal requirements are making texting a more viable solution for businesses. Let's take a look at the various ways that texting works today, the changes, and why it's better for you.Read more »
This year, winter officially starts on December 21, 2016, and the Farmers' Almanac predictions1 show that while last winter was a reprieve from shoveling and high fuel bills, the party is over. Winter is back, and with it come costly problems for many businesses. Here are five ways businesses can prepare for winter weather.Read more »
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Natural disasters cause massive amounts of property damage but they also cause huge disruptions to businesses, schools, and local & state governements. In particular, communication during the first 24-48 hours is crucial to preventing loss of life. Hurricane Matthew has already made history thanks to its persistence and intensity in the Caribbean Sea, and could set a few more records in the days ahead. Here are 4 ways our customers are experiencing how Hurricane Matthew is impacting communication.Read more »
According to our friends at the American Staffing Association, #NationalStaffingEmployeeWeek celebrates the contributions of the millions of individuals employed by U.S. staffing firms each week. During this special week, staffing industry firms from across the nation host special events honoring their greatest asset: their temporary and contract employees. Here are some highlights of #StaffingStars from ASA.Read more »
The CDC (Center for Disease Control) estimates that about 146 million doses of the flu shot were distributed last season. For the 2016-2017 season, manufacturers have projected they will provide as many as 157 to 168 million doses of injectable influenza vaccine for the U.S. market. That's a lot of flu shots to distribute, so how do doctors get the word out? Automated messaging services, like Call-Em-All's, are one-way health care professionals deliver appointment reminders and other important notifications regarding flu shots.Read more »