Ready to improve your business communications? A modern cloud-based phone system helps you do that by optimizing your workflow, reducing costs, and providing a host of other valuable benefits. Whether you're looking to streamline operations or enhance customer service, a cloud-based phone system is the intelligent choice for businesses of all sizes and industries.   Carolina Digital Phone helps businesses like yours upgrade their existing telephone systems so they can increase productivity, streamline the customer experience and reduce costs without the need to maintain an on-premise phone system. Getting started is simple and can improve your bottom line almost immediately. 1. The problems...

Are you a small to medium business owner tired of slogging through the myths and misinformation surrounding cloud-based digital phone services? Look no further! In this blog, we'll debunk 7 common misconceptions about cloud-based digital phone service and show you why it's the right solution for your business....

Goodbye operator, hello self-service AT&T has given customers advance notice that it will end its Operator and Directory Assistance services on January 1, 2023. The company attributes this decision to cutting-edge technology, such as online directories and voice recognition software. AT&T decided to change its policy in response to the rising popularity of online search engines and digital directories. Customers can now only access directory information by using voice recognition software on mobile devices or through AT&T's online directory. Although this may be an inconvenience for some, AT&T will still provide operator services for emergency calls and collect calls. Who does this affect? This...

The Hosted PBX Market is expected to reach Multimillion USD by 2028, according to a new study. This growth is attributed to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has increased the demand for Hosted PBX solutions. Businesses are looking for ways to keep their employees connected and productive during this time of crisis. Hosted PBX provides a cost-effective way to do this, and businesses are increasingly realizing the benefits of this technology.The report examines the competition, supply, and demand trends, as well as key factors that contribute to its changing demands across many markets. Company profiles and product examples of selected competitors...

Downtime is always an inconvenience In addition to disaster preparedness for your business telephone system, it is important to have a disaster plan in place for all aspects of your organization. Do you have backup generators? Are files and documents backed up offsite? Is there a plan in place for employees to work remotely if necessary? Making sure these questions are answered before disaster strikes can make the difference between quickly bouncing back or potentially going out of business entirely.Are you prepared if disaster strikes your business? Don't wait until it's too late - consider implementing a cloud-based phone system for...

Pictured left to right: Daniel Parrish, Network & Systems Analyst, Davidson County and Joel Hartley, Chief Information Officer, Davidson County Davidson County, like many municipalities, had an issue that was slowing its progress. Their legacy telephone system - a combination of a digital system and VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) integrated system - was almost 25 years old. The antiquated system was extremely complex and difficult to work with. Because of the complicated setup, to make any changes or do most anything within the phone system required special training and special expertise. Davidson County Was Just Done With It While the phone system...

Why Your IT Department Will Jump for Joy When You Switch to Hosted VoIPYour IT department is a vital part of your business. So, the fewer small fires they have to tend to, the more time they have to spend on those raging infernos that can bring any business big or small to a screeching halt.Imagine how unproductive your day would be if you had to troubleshoot issues for all of your co-workers. Unfortunately, this can be the rule rather than the exception for your IT department. They have to be responsible for keeping your company’s computer infrastructure up and...

Kellin Foundation winning a $20,000 award in the Future Fund of Greensboro competition Most of us are busy in our daily and work lives. Dr. Kelly Graves, Executive Director of the Kellin Foundation is no exception. So busy that the non-profit organization she co-founded in 2013 has grown 500% in the last five years! If you are not familiar with the Kellin Foundation, it is a Guilford County-based nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that strengthens resilience among children, families, adults, and communities through trauma-informed behavioral health services focused on prevention, treatment, and healing. The organization was also recognized as a National Child Traumatic Stress...

Yet another indicator that across North Carolina, the work being done by economic development organizations is paying off. For the second year in a row, North Carolina was announced as the winner of Site Selection magazine’s Prosperity Cup.  The magazine is the official publication of the Industrial Asset Management Council. The Prosperity Cup recognizes state-level economic development agency success based on a 10-point index of criteria derived largely from capital investment project activity the previous calendar year. Watching North Carolina Bloom The fact that North Carolina has been selected two years running is not lost on Site Selection’s senior editor, Gary Daughters. Daughters...