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Calls Abroad Are Dropping in Price at Planet Numbers – How Much Cash Could YOU Save?

29th November 2020

At Planet Numbers, we are always conscious of the amount of money people spend on international calls. After the year that we’ve all had so far, it’s clear that we are all missing people who mean a lot to us. But what if your loved ones are based overseas? Unfortunately, mobile phone carriers and landline More…

ISDN Phaseout 2020: How Can Your Business Cope?

24th November 2020

BT announced the end of ISDN back in 2015. The telecommunications service provider said that it would stop taking new ISDN orders in 2023 to altogether deactivate its ISDN network by 2025. BT acknowledges that the nature of telecommunications has changed drastically in the past decade. ISDN networks can’t support the level of communications that More…

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Call Answering Or Call Centre? How to Make the Right Choice

20th November 2020

When running any kind of business, you are going to need some form of incoming calls strategy. That much is obvious! Even if you run the majority of your firm online, it’s pretty safe to say that keeping a line or two open for your customers and clients is going to be beneficial for all More…

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3 Reasons Why Now is the Time to Choose a VoIP Phone System

16th November 2020

When running your own business, it’s a pretty safe assumption that you’re going to want to get ahead of the pack as much as you possibly can. Did you know that it’s not all about the quality of your products, or about the prices you set? It’s also about making sure that you offer the More…

How a Telephone Answering Service Improves Your Bottom Line

10th November 2020

Even in today’s digital-driven world, customers still prefer phone calls over other communication channels. This option gives them a direct line to your business, rather than an automated message that will have them wait. Organisations that fail to realise the business potential of phone calls are at risk of missing out on valuable opportunities. However, More…

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Could Free International Calls Give Your Business a Boost?

6th November 2020

When it comes to growing any kind of business or enterprise in the modern age, you have to think big. Not only do you need to think about growing the size of your company, your range of products and services, you also need to think about growing the size of your client base! Therefore, you More…

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Why Virtual Geographic Numbers are the ‘Next Big Thing’

20th October 2020

Oddly enough, there are always going to be trends in the numbers that businesses set for their call centres. Believe us – we’ve seen them all come and go over the years! For example, the 0845 number boom is firmly back in the 90s now – and there’s a new trend in flexible number setup More…

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Need a New Business Number? Boost Your Marketing and Claim 14 Days of Call Answering FREE

15th October 2020

No matter the size of your business, and no matter what you do, marketing is everything. It’s simply not enough to just do a great job! You need to show the world who you are, what you do, and why you do it. Otherwise, you are going to risk never getting seen at all. This More…

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Could a Call Answering Service Save You Money?

7th October 2020

When running a small to medium business, saving money is everything – next to making money, in any case. To be able to survive from quarter to quarter, you are always going to need to be smart about the money you spend, alongside the money that you make. Therefore, why not consider taking a closer More…

Find Out Which Adverts Work Best for Your Business with Call Analytics

1st October 2020

If there’s anything that all business owners and entrepreneurs have in common, it’s the need to number crunch and draw on data. Data is absolutely everywhere! However, it’s not the nuisance that many people might make it out to be. In fact, without data, we wouldn’t be able to make strong budgeting or business decisions. More…

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Why Use a Virtual Number for Your Business?

4th September 2020

When running a business, one of the best things you can do to make sure you are reaching out to local customers is to have a local phone number. In years gone by, this has meant business owners having to set up offices in towns and cities to reach out to specific audiences. As you More…

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Overflow Calls And How to Manage Them

26th August 2020

If you’re in the process of growing your business, chances are, you’re going to want – and need – to answer as many different enquiries and concerns as possible. After all, every enquiry offers a potential revenue stream! Therefore, if your call centre isn’t already able to process and filter through all of the calls More…