If you visited Jive at Channel Partners at Las Vegas, you know that this year we put the pedal to the metal to make 2016 our best show yet.
When you evaluate the pros and cons of different phone systems, including the possibility of switching to Hosted VoIP, hardware is always a serious consideration. What kind of devices will you need? How much does it cost? Can you use your existing phones?
To help you understand what goes into a great Hosted VoIP system, we’ve put together a list of our most commonly asked questions by business owners. While most of the answers are Jive specific, we hope to leave you with a better awareness of what Hosted VoIP entails—and what it can do for you.
Even with options like chat or video conferencing available, business emails are still king. Clear business communications, no matter the medium, can save time, increase productivity, and prevent misunderstandings and conflict. Here are seven tips to keep your emails professional and effective.
Great communication isn’t just luck—it’s something that can be steadily improved with a solid strategy, just like any other metric of success. And in the long term, your company will reap the benefits, as engaged employees become more productive, more likely to work with other teams, and happier.
A call queue presents a world-class image to your customers, and it can be invaluable for managing large call volumes. It has typically been the exclusive domain of call centers, but thanks to Jive Hosted VoIP, it’s now possible for any team to better control their callflow. So how can you take full advantage of this tool?
Since the mobile lifestyle and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) programs arrived in the workplace, it’s never been easier to work on the go and stay connected to the office. That’s also the problem. Here are 10 tricks to help you manage your mobile lifestyle and keep the digital office at bay.
The holidays are officially upon us. The stockings are hung by the chimney with care, and sugar-plums (aka iPads and Wii games) are dancing in children’s heads. And beyond thinking about family coming into town, or all the gifts you still haven’t crossed off your list, I’m sure you’re still working up to those early 2016 trade shows. So, in the spirit of the season, we’d like to present eight lessons for preparing for a trade show from the jolly North Pole-dwelling man himself. Dress the part. Santa is representing himself as a brand, and thus must dress the part. […]
Jive is launching a new weekly video training series for our users. The training series is in addition to our other online resources, including our extensive support wiki. Because every Jive account comes loaded with our suite of Unified Communications features, we like to give you easy-to-access, simple-to-use tools so you can enjoy your system’s full value. Besides the video tutorials showing you how to take advantage of individual system features, we have a training video on how to use Jive’s online support resources, or how to use your specific phone. Watch Our Jive Video Training Playlist. Subscribe to the […]
Integrating Jive’s Cloud-based Telephone Service with Curve Dental’s Practice Management Software In the dental world the battle for new patients is never ending. In some communities, where a handful of dentists duke it out for a finite number of potential patients, the deciding factor is branding. The practice that controls all facets of their brand usually wins. Consider the following: The dentist in the nicer building is perceived as the better doctor. The dentist with the nicest staff is perceived as the better choice. The dentist with the coolest technology (digital x-ray sensors, overhead video monitors for movies, video games […]