3 Easy Ways To Rid Spam From Your Life For Good

Spam is generally defined as unsolicited messages that are received electronically. More often than not, spam is of a marketing nature. While it’s wise to market your business via e-mail, it is certainly unwise to inundate random email inboxes with advertisements that were never requested. The true definition of spam comes by way of the onslaught of unasked for emails that come from businesses their recipients have never heard of. It’s annoying. And, as a…

Why Your Company Website Looks Better With A Blog Section

When the modern day consumer visits a company website, he/she generally looks for few important things. One, it must be easy to navigate. Today, most people have short attention spans and not enough time to spend figuring out where to find what they need. A site with tabs clearly displayed at the top of the homepage will generally be perceived to be user-friendly. That’s certainly a plus. Secondly, website visitors are going to be impressed…

Just A Reminder – VoIP Rules!

As Canada’s Hosted Company, MeloTel proudly offers a wide variety of services that we feel makes us more than your average telecom provider. MeloTel is a one-stop shop for all of your business needs! Whether you need to have your website regularly updated on your behalf, your spam blocked or your call centre running like a well-oiled machine, MeloTel has the solution for you. However, we’ll never forget about what brought us to the dance….

It’s Time To Spring Clean Your Website!

We’ve got a little over a week of spring under our belts now. Here’s hoping you’ve already had the opportunity to do a little spring cleaning around your business location. However, no matter what type of business you run, you should know that spring cleaning is not limited to tidying up around your physical place of business. Your company website needs attention too! What is the first impression your website gives off? Log on to…

Why Is It So Important To Provide Feedback To Your Call Centre Employees?

If the title of today’s blog seems like a silly question – good – that means you’re already on the right track! It should be considered absurd to not provide call centre employees with feedback. In fact, we’d be willing to argue that out of all job types, call centre phone agents require the most attention from their superiors. As the owner of a call centre business, it’s important that you never neglect the feelings…

Revisiting The Advantages That VoIP Provides Over Landlines

When is the last time you heard of someone using a “cell phone”? These days, it’s pretty hard to find someone who isn’t using a “smartphone”. These mini-do-it-all computers have overtaken cell phones as the chief mobile ways that people communicate with each other. Because smartphones allow their users to make phone calls just as easily as they allow people to surf the internet, they are all the rage. And they don’t seem to be…

What Does It Take To Be A Successful Travelling Businessperson?

Today is the last day of winter. At least, that’s what we’re told. Given the below zero temperatures expected this week in the City of Toronto where MeloTel is headquartered, we’re thinking we still have a little more winter left to endure. Nevertheless, warmer days are bound to be upon us sooner than later. And for many entrepreneurs, that means it will soon be time to travel! Do you enjoy operating your business while on…

Avoiding Having Your Website Seem Like A Stale Piece Of Bread

In today’s world, the strength of your online presence counts for a lot. In fact, it can be argued that there is no more important way to represent your business than to have its website and social media accounts looking their absolute best. The majority of modern-day consumers browse products and services online before visiting brick-and-mortar store locations to make their purchases. And many of them don’t even bother with the visits, opting to buy…

3 Disadvantages Of Sticking With Your Landline Telephones

It’s a secret to no one that MeloTel has long championed the use of VoIP telephony by small and medium-sized business owners. By speaking over the cloud, you afford yourself many new benefits that were unheard of when there was no other calling option than traditional landline telephones. Of course, there are still many businesses across North America that continue to use the age-old technology. And, as a result, they’re missing out on a number…

Why You Should Always Listen To Your Customers

They say that the customer is always right. That idiom is no out-of-date cliché. It’s the truth. It’s a truth, however, that does need some clarification. Yes, you may be the expert in your field. However, your customer is an expert at knowing what it is that will satisfy his or her needs. It’s important to not get too caught up in highlighting the greatness of your products and services without stressing the ways in…