With more people
using smartphones and tablets to connect to the internet, they increasingly
expect to be able to make purchases and get information wherever they are and
whatever the time.
Businesses of all
sizes that fail to meet these expectations will find themselves losing
Yet those businesses
that harness the potential of technology can use it to create an advantage.
In fact, a major
benefit for smaller businesses is that they can offer the best of both worlds
by combining the attractions of the latest technology with the old-fashioned
Later today Tracy Myers will share 7 important ways for you to use technology to improve your service. Plug in here in a couple of hours. Thanks Tracy for sharing with us!!!
Client Highlight: FirstChoice Healthcare, PC
When I go for an appointment with my doctor or to the urgent
care clinic, I hate to wait. I must not be alone in this, because I have
learned from one of my long-time clients that making patients wait creates
stress and problems during the patient visit. In many cases, if patients have a
choice, they will leave or not reschedule a future visit. What’s more is each
time a patient leaves a practice, the physician and the practice essentially loose
A couple of months ago I was traveling to Florida to watch
my son, Luke, and his college golf team compete in a tournament. While
traveling down I-95, I noticed that it was just before 11:00 a.m. and I felt
the need to worship with my friends at church back home. I decided to give
“live streaming” a try on my IPhone. I was able to access the website at the
church and pull up the morning service in progress. That’s right, for the next
hour, I not only listened to the music and an inspiring sermon by Pastor Brad
Lewis, but when possible, I could even glance at the screen.
With the advent of smartphones, what was considered "normal" business transactions changed dramatically. Now it seems that in almost every hand you see a smartphone. What are people doing with these devices seemingly all day long. Simply put, they are staying connected. Connected to who you ask? For us at least, our customers.
For some businesses this can be seen as a distraction from taking care of one's job duties. Others have determined that this technology advances customer service when used in the proper way.
We will offer new clients that book Coates and Associates, Inc. or any of our associates to conduct onsite training or to present a conference/convention speech a discount on our standard fees. If you are looking for a trainer to help with customer service training and/or sales training this is a great offer for you. Consulting contracts are not included in this offer.
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