Five Tips for Preparing Your Business for Hurricane Season

Five Tips for Preparing Your Business for Hurricane Season

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  The Atlantic hurricane season is June to November, with the peak season being from mid-August to late October. According to The Electrical Safety Foundation International, there are on average six hurricanes a year with three of them being categorized as "major." It is important to not only prepare yourself for these situations but your business as well. Without proper preparation, a hurricane could be the end of your business. Use these tips to protect your employees and business assets if the time comes. And remember, your phones might not be on, but ours always are! Purchase Emergency Supplies for the Office - Much like how you prepare your family and home for a hurricane, you should do the same at your office. If severe weather hits and you are not…
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Can Your HVAC Company Handle the Heat?

Can Your HVAC Company Handle the Heat?

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Spring is finally here which means even warmer weather is around the corner. There are a lot of heating and air conditioning companies for people to choose from, and if they are calling yours, that is a great thing - but only if you can handle the business. Most Callers Will Not Leave a Message When your air conditioner is broken, you want to talk to someone on the phone right away and so do your customers. If they can't get in touch with you on the first call, more than likely, they will call the next number in line and if that company answers, they will go with them - even if you provide better services at a lower price. If your potential customer does leave a message, they…
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Solopreneurs, We Are Here for You

Solopreneurs, We Are Here for You

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It can be terrifying starting a new business, especially if you are doing it on your own. Though you may be a party of one, it can be helpful to have a team to take a few things off your plate and that is where we can help! Here are three ways that partnering with Catalyst Communications can help solo entrepreneurs. Partnering with Catalyst Communications can make your company look larger. As a solopreneur, there is no way you can be available all the time but with an answering service you trust, you can be! Let us handle answering the phone for you and you go from a party of one to a business that has a professional assistant. When someone calls, we will promptly answer the phone and from there,…
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2019 Goal Setting

2019 Goal Setting

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As the year is coming to an end it is a great time to look at your monthly expenses and make sure you are getting the most bang for your buck. We love working with small businesses and we want to do all we can to make sure your hard-earned money is helping you in the end. It is a great time to stop and take a look at what services are worth the cost and which ones you can forgo. Balance Small Business recently published a list of seven New Year's resolutions that will change your business in 2019. Take a look at the list below and our notes on how we can help you make your resolutions a reality.  I Will Learn How to Manage My Cash Flow More…
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Would Your Business Benefit from an Answering Service?

Would Your Business Benefit from an Answering Service?

About Catalyst
We love a good "Top 10" list so we decided to make our own. These are 10 businesses that are our services are a perfect fit for but before we dive into the list - let us tell you a little bit about what we do. What We Do Catalyst Communications is a live virtual receptionist servicing your business as a workforce multiplier. In our fast-paced world, prospective clients and customers want quick answers, efficient response time, and reliable service. Let our operators serve as your live answering, custom call center, SMS messenger, and everything in between. The consumer experience today is widely based on immediate gratification. If you think about your own shopping experience, you know that if someone doesn’t pick up the first time around, you have plenty of…
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