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What You Need to Know About Recording Phone Calls

When it comes time to do business, there’s a real added benefit to recording live phone calls. Recorded calls can be great for training new employees and giving you better insights into your customers’ needs. Of course, you also need to make sure you know what laws could affect your ability to record and store those phone calls. So let’s make sure you (or your business) is ready to start recording calls while obeying applicable laws. Recording Phone Calls Requires

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Innovative XBLUE Redefines Cloud VoIP Business Phone Service

Without a doubt, one of the latest innovations for business communications is the cloud phone system and its very attractive features. However, many businesses are quickly discovering that all of those extra-cool features cost a whole lot more than do the conventional business phone system solutions. But here’s the thing – it doesn’t have to. First, here’s why cloud phone systems are so expensive… Want to know why most cloud phone systems are so expensive? The customer pays a monthly

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Ask the Experts at Work

The following excerpt from Larry Steinmetz’s book “Kansas Sense: Simple Business Wisdom from the Heartland,” illuminates practical and philosophical stories that easily resonate with leaders from all walks of life. Growing up, occasionally one of us kids would have a particular question or issue that Mom and Dad may not have been able to solve immediately. This would usually pertain to a question in which the core knowledge of the subject was not one of Mom and Dad’s areas of

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Five Ways to Separate Your Work Life from Your Personal Life

While not everyone works a set 9-to-5 schedule anymore, there are a few things we can still learn from that kind of work mentality. Specifically, we can learn better how to separate work life from your personal life. So let’s get things back in balance – and leave work at work, shall we? How To Successfully Separate Work Life From Your Personal Life There’s a lot we can do to learn how to separate our work life from our personal

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Win the Last 30 Seconds

The following excerpt from Larry Steinmetz’s book “Kansas Sense: Simple Business Wisdom from the Heartland”, illuminates practical and philosophical stories that easily resonate with leaders from all walks of life. Sugar Ray Leonard For those who do not know, a boxing match consists of a series of three-minute “rounds.” Most prizefights today consist of 12 rounds. Many boxing matches do not end in a knockout.  They are often decided by a panel of three judges using a rather complex scoring

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The Top 5 Habits of a Successful Entrepreneur

Smart entrepreneurs are always looking for an edge to help them find more success. But being a successful entrepreneur is more than just great numbers (although those are part of the end game!). It’s about finding a successful, sustainable lifestyle by building habits that encourage growth, financial success, and the ability to do what you want when you want. And since you’re here looking for that edge, here it is: here are our top habits of a successful entrepreneur. Here

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