Why you should choose an education specialist telecoms supplier

If you’re looking for a new telecoms supplier for your school, then the chances are you’ll start by requesting quotes from three different suppliers. With recent cuts to already stretched budgets, schools are under more pressure than ever. So, of course, it stands to reason that your choice of telecoms provider will depend on the [...]

2017-10-10T12:04:43+00:00 September 28th, 2017|

How comprehensive is your school’s lockdown procedure?

Pupil safety is always a top priority. But with the current threat level in the UK at ‘severe’, it is especially pertinent. Teachers’ Union NASUWT recently called for the government to put together a comprehensive lockdown plan for schools, saying that the current provision was inadequate. When reviewing your school’s lock-down provision, your tannoy system [...]

2017-10-10T12:11:10+00:00 July 26th, 2017|

Dataphone proudly sponsors the 2017 Education Business Awards

Dataphone was proud to sponsor the Education Business Awards in London last week, hosted by Headteacher Stephen Drew. It was truly inspirational to be surrounded by staff from so many innovative and forward thinking schools, and to hear some of the stories behind their success. […]

2017-10-10T12:11:16+00:00 July 12th, 2017|

What we learnt at the Waltham Forest and Redbridge School Business and Office Managers Conference

Dataphone was delighted to attend the School Business and Office Managers Conference for Waltham Forest and Redbridge last week.  […]

2017-10-10T12:11:20+00:00 June 28th, 2017|

How changing your school’s telecoms provider could have a positive impact on teaching and learning.

What is the number one priority for any school? Its pupils. Whatever your role in your school, you are responsible in some way for the pupils. The weight of this responsibility is immense, and the pressure never lets up. So you need reliable systems and resources in place to help you to deliver. That’s where [...]

2017-10-10T12:11:28+00:00 May 10th, 2017|

Why schools choose Dataphone as their telecoms provider

Schools can’t just work with any supplier. You need to know that you can trust the advice you receive. You need exceptional service, great features and an experienced team. Choosing a telecoms solution is an important investment, so make sure you work with a provider who has your best interests at heart. […]

2017-10-10T12:12:29+00:00 May 3rd, 2017|

Phone Fraud and Hacking Protection with Dataphone

OneBill Fraud Protection We wanted to make the businesses on Hainault Business Park aware of the very real risks presented by phone fraud and to provide a means of protection against it.  This January two of our customers (a school and a law firm) were independently targeted and suffered financial losses due to phone [...]

2017-10-10T12:07:04+00:00 April 21st, 2017|

Five hidden telecoms costs that your school needs to avoid

Have you ever agreed a price for a service that ended up costing more than you were first quoted? Is your telecoms bill is higher than you thought it would be? Or perhaps you have bought a telecoms package thinking it included everything you needed, only to find that you needed to purchase the handsets [...]

2017-10-10T12:12:38+00:00 March 30th, 2017|

Three things to look for in your school’s telecoms provider

If you’re a school business manager, the chances are that managing the school finances is just one part of your job. You don’t have time to trawl through endless websites looking for the most reliable and cost effective suppliers. To save you time, we’ve put together this list of key features to look out for [...]

2017-10-10T12:12:45+00:00 March 13th, 2017|