Telephone Answering & Virtual Receptionist Services

We pride ourselves on providing the very best virtual reception and Best Reception's service is much more than a telephone answering service.

Monthly Archives: March 2011

Call freephone numbers for free from your mobile?

Every day we receive calls from our clients regarding the pros and cons of varying types of phone number for their business.  Time and again, an issue that keeps coming up is that if they opt for a “customer-friendly” 0800 or other freephone number, these are still charged by mobile phone operators at rates of [...]

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Marathon Training Difficulties – Last Few Weeks

Ouch.  There are times when it just doesn’t quite go to plan and this weekend was a perfect example.   With just 21 days until the marathon the inevitable happened and a planned mid length run (about 15 miles) turned into more of a puffing and panting stagger round the block.  Barely managing 8K, I gave [...]

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Breaking the Wall in the Marathon – I hope!

I’ve been doing some research over the last week or so and was under the impression that with 4 weeks to go, I should’ve done my last BIG run… however it now appears that this should be this weekend and then it’s a case of tapering the runs down in preparation of the Marathon on [...]

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Lost in Hertford… with 5 weeks to go!

The training for the big day seems to be back on track (touch wood) and I managed my furthest ever distance on the road on Saturday – 2o miles.  While quite elated to have achieved this milestone, there is absolutely no doubt that I was absolutely shattered at the end – could I have managed [...]

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Sales Screening

On the whole we do receive a rather large amount of sales calls throughout the day.  These calls can easy build up and you may find yourself paying out for calls that you don’t even want! Here at Best Reception we give you the opportunity to eliminate this worry by using our Sales Screening service [...]

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Answering Your Calls – Keeping your script up to date

To give the illusion that we are a Front of house receptionist working solely for your company, we give you the opportunity to access a free online diary. Here you can add your daily activities for example meetings, phone calls or even lunch dates! All you need to do is block out the time that [...]

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Telephone Answering for Recycling Companies

One of our clients here at Best Reception run a recycling company. When new enquiries come through we obtain the address that the caller would like recycling to be collected from.  This helps saves our client time as they have all the details in front of them when they return the call and are able [...]

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Best Reception Free Trial

Not sure if an Answering Service is for you? Why not set up a free trial with Best Reception today and find out? We offer a two week FREE trial that gives you the chance to see how beneficial Best Reception can be to the running of your business. A free trial also enables us [...]

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Message Taking Service

Most callers will hang up when they hear an answering machine, how many of those will end up calling back another time? The percentage is not high! Say they were a potential new enquiry; they may well end up calling the next company on the list. With this is mind can you afford to miss [...]

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Telephone Answering for Cleaning Companies

Telephone Answering for Cleaning Companies If you run a small cleaning company have you thought about what happens to the calls you miss when you are cleaning on client sites? What happens if the calls that you miss are new enquiries? By using Best Reception as your telephone answering service you can avoid losing such [...]

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