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

2018-01-10T08:07:33+00:00March 13th, 2017|

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 [...]

What would you buy if you could save over 50% on your school’s phone bill?

2017-10-10T12:12:53+00:00March 6th, 2017|

As a School Business Manager, you’re probably an expert when it comes to cash-flow creativity! You’re all too accustomed to good funding news being followed by cuts to other budget lines. Pension contributions, national insurance payments, rising teachers’ pay… school budgets are more stretched than ever before. […]

How to set up your school telecoms auto-attendant

2017-10-10T12:13:34+00:00January 23rd, 2017|

What kind of first impression does your auto-attendant give of your school? Your auto-attendant could be the first thing parents, carers, Ofsted inspectors and prospective members of staff hear when they contact your school. So you’ll want to make it sound as welcoming as possible, whilst keeping it brief. […]

Three times when it’s best to make a phone call

2017-10-10T12:13:38+00:00January 13th, 2017|

With the world of email at our fingertips, it is so easy to send a quick request or response, and then tick that point off your ‘to-do’ list and get on with your day. But sometimes sending an email can end up leading to a breakdown in communication.  Have you ever been caught up in [...]