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The 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Business Communication

According to a survey of 400 large companies, poor communication costs companies an average of $62.4 million a year. Avoiding common communication pitfalls now can save you a lot of headaches later. Do’s 1. Use voice messaging platforms like One Call Now, which allow you to instantly send a recording of your voice to other […]

When Weather Strikes, Keep Employees Informed and Safe

2018 has been dramatic in terms of weather for the United States. Just after New Year’s, Winter Storm Grayson blanketed parts of Florida with more snow and ice than they have seen since the 1980s. Then in March four nor’easters  hit New England in just three weeks. April brought the deep south record rain falls and flooding.  […]

Send Automated Rent Reminders with the One Call Now and Yardi Voyager Integration

The conversation most property managers dread We hear from many of our property management clients that there are few aspects of their jobs that are more frustrating than dealing with residents who are always late with the rent—or stop paying completely. Even the best of tenants can hit a rough spot. And, sometimes they get […]

One Call Now — Beyond Emergency Notifications

Once used only in emergencies, organizations of all types and sizes are now recognizing the numerous benefits of using mass notification technology for routine messages. Here are five of most popular use cases, outside of emergency notifications. IT Alerts A mass notification service can be utilized for notification of virtually any IT-related issue. Whether your network is […]

The Elderly and the Internet—What You Need To Know

Special thanks to guest blogger Harsha Reddy from MedAlertHelp.org. Did you hear about the granddad who thought the faster he’ll hit the go button on the web browser, the faster it’ll load? Hilarious as this joke is, it doesn’t correctly depict our average elderly. Namely, today, most baby boomers are quite comfortable using the computer. […]

Understanding Cyber Security Threats

Cyber Security Threats Facing Businesses In 2017, cyber-attacks cost small and medium-sized businesses an average of $2,235,000. Businesses of all sizes, in all industries face a growing range of cyber security threats. 60% of businesses say attacks are becoming more severe and more sophisticated. Companies must understand the barrage of threats coming from attackers to […]

Workplace Violence: A Look Beyond the Numbers

Sadly, all you need to do is turn on the nightly news to see yet another instance of workplace violence. While it’s easy to push aside news of these incidents with the justification, “It can’t/won’t happen here,” the fact is that workplace violence can and does happen to unsuspecting organizations—and often for no immediately discernable […]

Multigenerational Communication

While dissecting the Millennial mindset is an oft-discussed topic, the fact is that each generation has its own unique set of attitudes and behaviors. If you’re trying to reach today’s multigenerational society, you’re facing an unprecedented challenge: How do you communicate with your increasingly diverse constituency? Let’s take a closer look at each generation’s communications preferences, […]

One Call Now Grant Helps Congregation Stay Connected and Rebuild After Fire

This past spring One Call Now was honored to award our Communities of Faith Grant to B’nai Adath Kol Beth Yisrael Synagogue of Brooklyn, New York. The synagogue was looking for help in engaging their members after a fire destroyed their facility on November 14, 2017. The congregation was committed to rebuilding after the fire, […]

One Call Now Is Excited To Announce The Recipients Of The One Call Now Non-Profit Communication Grant!

While we sincerely wish we could award every agency a grant, our client panel had to make some hard decisions. The communication grant recipients that were chosen by the panel are as follows: Veterans Advocacy Foundation. Inc. Miami Valley Child Development Centers Inc UCP of Orange County Congratulations to our grant recipients! We believe that […]