The difference between a Call Answering Service and a Virtual Receptionist are?

The difference between a Call Answering Service and a Virtual Receptionist are?

The variations between a Virtual Receptionist and a Call Answering Service could influence you toward one provider as opposed to another. Look Professional Many businesses find that using a telephone answering service improves their professional image and allows them to better compete with their competitors. But what makes A Virtual Receptionist different to a Call Answering…

Setting Up A Virtual Office

Setting Up A Virtual Office

A virtual office is a service that offers the same resources (workspace, tools, equipment, telephone answering, answer phone, company address,) that a traditional office does — but virtually.  However, before you choose the perfect virtual office service for your company, what does the set up a virtual office itself entail? Here are our top 5 steps to…

Remote Reception

Remote Reception

Many companies are now under severe strain as the furlough scheme comes to an end and income has not yet come back. There is real worry that income levels will not be back to normal even by the end of 2021. Some business owners may decide to put their companies into hibernation until times are…

Preparations to Jump Ship

Preparations to Jump Ship

Well, of course we are not talking about ships but jobs. During the recession many people have been working in jobs that they find unfulfilling or dissatisfying as they should feel ‘lucky to have a job’.  Having a steady income and keeping safe during the recession were the priorities.  But now the water has calmed…

Achieve optimum productivity by reaching ‘flow state’

Achieve optimum productivity by reaching ‘flow state’

To produce our best work and achieve optimum productivity we need to get into what psychologists call a ‘flow state’. According to positive psychologist Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, flow state is the mental state of a person fully immersed and focused on performing an activity.   In a working environment flow is likely to occur when you are…

Flexible working ‘cuts cost to employers’, say business leaders

Flexible working ‘cuts cost to employers’, say business leaders

The Times reported today that a group of 22 of Britain’s biggest companies, the “Agile Future Forum”, have signed a commitment to flexible working rights after finding that “agility” in staff hours and locations can cut workforce costs by as much as 13%. Richard Nissen, the founder of The Virtual Office, is also a guest lecturer…