Plan, plan, plan If you’re forever struggling to get everything done in a day or even by the end of the week, then it could be worth taking a little time each morning or at the start of the week to realistically establish what needs doing and how you’re going to do it.
Phone Services: One way that you can outsource is to hire Call answering services. Most services like these will screen all of your calls and you can even give them a script. Once they have screened your calls they will email you. At that point you can pick and choose who you want to call back. If the deal is good, you can tell the answering company to put urgent in the email subject heading.
There are thousands of typing possibilities and even more people looking for the services of a typing agency. Typing requests will come from business people, doctors, lawyers, authors, students and even job seekers. Some possible typing jobs may include resumes, sales letters, flyers, lawyers letters, student assignments, announcements, manuscripts, newsletters, etc.
If you are home bound continuously, then this opportunity might be just right for you. Many small businesses are merely one man operations, for example a plumber or electrician. It is impossible for them to handle telephone calls and perform their trade at the same time. You could set up a Call answering service London from your home for these type of customers. You can perform these functions for a couple of businesses at the same time.
It will cost you less. Using an service to answer your calls will save you money if you have a normally have a reasonable volume of calls every day. You will not need an actual receptionist, so no wages to pay there. You will not need dedicated office space, telephony equipment, and no training of staff either.
Listen to what the customer really wants. Try to remember the caller’s name – it really demonstrates that you have listened – use it throughout the conversation. Many callers will express their intent at the beginning of the call, it is important that you listen and understand what has been said.
Send FYI messages. If your caller declines to leave a message, send along a quick message anyway. Your employer will appreciate the heads up and your caller may be impressed by an unexpected return call!