Many businesses shy away from voicemail as a feature of their phone system but voicemail can enhance your customer experience and benefit you. Voicemail can easily be set up and prevent the loss of business from missed calls.
Some businesses have found that voicemail can hinder their business processes with some employees choosing to avoid answering calls and preferring to send calls to their voicemail or deflecting to a reception or other team member, voicemail can disengage sales conversion and can come across as impersonal. However there are key benefits to having voice mail in place.
Here are some key benefits of voicemail:
These main reasons why voicemail is good for business are a great reason to get yours set up today. We have a detailed guide of how to set up your Virtual Landline voicemail here or you can speak directly to one of our team on +44 (0) 203 488 0088
"I used to carry two mobiles around, one for work and one for personal use, thanks to Virtual Landline I now only need one, and have saved money."
Gary Jones, Dentfix Mobile Vehicle Repairs
"I can now make really great value calls from my mobile using the app on 4G which is ideal for phoning home to India when I’m on the move."
"Just moved house from Sheffield to Kent, kept my old Sheffield number by turning it into a Virtual Landline so all our friends can still keep in touch."
"I bought a Virtual Landline for my mum in Poland, so she has a Colchester phone number! I can now call her from my mobile using my free minutes"
"We needed a temporary phone number for a project, Virtual Landline was perfect... we plan to buy more."
Oscar Jackson, THP Architects
"I set up a Virtual Landline for my parents who have moved to Spain, now we can call them for the cost of a local call and so can all their old friends."
"I'm an airline stewardess, and Virtual Landline saves me a fortune. All I need is Wi-Fi anywhere in the world, and I can phone home for a penny a minute, and my friends can phone me back as if I was in the UK... Amazing"
"I started my new business working from home and needed a dedicated number, Virtual Landline was an ideal and cheap solution. Also... if my business grows, I can take the number with me.
Abigail Goddard, Lux Interiors
"We use a VOIP phone instead of the free app and really can't tell the difference between our Virtual Landline and a real one, except the cost! When we're out the calls are sent to my mobile, and no one knows. Marvellous!"
Ron and Carol Smyth