Archive for March, 2016
Did you know that 75% of search engine users never scroll past the first page of search results? There?s a reason that small businesses are paying out for managed IT services, including SEO and network security assistance. The truth is: the world today is online. Not only are consumers using the internet to explore their options — but they also expect businesses to be fully functioning entities online.
If you?re a small business that needs to get in line with the digital revolution, you may have been considering just this as of late. What exactly do you need to opt for in order to get your company up to speed in 2016? Here are a few services you should be aware of.
SEO, or Search Engine Optimization
Every month, over 100 billion searches are run through sites like Google
Customer service is an important aspect of running a business. The way a company interacts with consumers has long-ranging effects that can destroy the ability of a business to survive. Compiled here are five facts about customer service, as well as why they matter.
- According to one recent finding, 75% of customers believe it takes too long to reach a real person. Of course, they could always talk to an automated phone system. This process often involves yelling in frustration the same phrase over and over when the robot voice says again that it did not understand the selection.
- In 2011, one survey found that 67% of respondents have hung up before talking to a customer service agent because it took too long. Once they hang up, it is
According to Tech Crunch, Google is making it easier to plan trips, from the easy convenience of your search engine. Google Destinations is now in operation. By Googling for travel related searches such as ?California surfing? or Barcelona hiking,? Google will help give you ideas and help you get a plan — and ultimately, a ticket to traveling.
While much of what Google does is simply lead users to the relevant airline websites etc., it does have a few extra tools — such as showing you which travel days have the overall lowest cost. So far, Google Destinations is only appearing on mobile devices.
Google Destinations Has Ramifications Beyond Tourist Industry
While you may not be a business in a tourist hotbed and looking to capitalize on visitors, it?s likely that you,
Medical technology has advanced by leaps and bounds over the past few decades; shouldn’t your billing system reflect that? Every aspect of your practice is equally important, and patients expect quality healthcare all around. Billing via paper claim submissions is an antiquated method that only slows down the process, inflates the total cost, and requires more work by more people. By using a behavioral health billing company, mental health providers can cut down on cost, paperwork, and human error, reducing the stress put on patients, insurance companies, and medical office staff.
The American Medical Association (AMA) reports that the average cost of processing a paper claim is $6.63; however, the same claim cost