Published on 17th October 2011 by Gemma Harding

Answering business calls quickly and maintaining professionalism is important because you don’t want to miss out on any business opportunity.

Whether you are a small, medium or even larger company, if you outsource your telephone calls to a UK answering service all of your telephone calls will be answered quickly by a dedicated team of operators. These operators are fully trained to answer calls quickly and efficiently and they act as the friendly voice your customers want at the other end of the phone.

The Significance of Proper Call Handling

woman answering calls in a call centre

It is very important especially in the present climate to answer calls properly, because every penny counts and businesses cannot afford to miss any telephone call which might be bringing in much-needed additional profit.

Some businesses still think that their calls can be handled by voice mail or an old-fashioned answering machine, but this doesn’t provide the immediate response most callers need.

You only get one chance to make a first impression, so getting it right the first time is essential. Answering a call quickly is one small step, but it helps to build the right impression.

The trained staff at an answering service will always answer the phone after a couple of ring; they will answer with your company name and they will be able to talk to your customers and help with any query.

Benefits of Professional Communication

Your clients will go away feeling happy and will be more likely to come back and also recommend to others, therefore creating more business for you. It’s also a very cost effective way of handling all your business calls.

Communicating in the right way with your customers and potential new customers is one of the most important areas of customer service. By answering the phone in a professional manner and quickly provides the right image for your company and leaves them with the thought they are dealing with a very professional business.