The True Definition of Communication

The above title may seem elementary; however, I assure you that it is not. The fact is that most people do not communicate effectively at all; hence, they do not truly grasp the definition of communication. The goal of this article is to provide you with a more in-depth definition and understanding of the same….

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The Telephone – A Brief History

During the 1870’s, two well known inventors both independently designed devices that could transmit sound along electrical cables. Those inventors were Alexander Graham Bell and Elisha Gray. Both devices were registered at the patent office within hours of each other. There followed a bitter legal battle over the invention of the telephone, which Bell subsequently…

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What is a PABX and How Does it Work?

The acronym PABX stands for Private Automatic Branch Exchange, which is basically just another term for a telephone system, also known as a switchboard. These units are usually used as an internal telephone system in offices. PABX systems will often have a lot of internal lines connecting to one main switchboard. The reason that the…

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One Main Number and Multiple Incoming Lines

"We would like to have one main phone number and multiple phone lines for calling." Can a request like this to your phone company, be simpler than that? You would be surprised to know how many different ways a phone company can set up your lines. And each solution has its own set of pros…

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What Are Analog Trunk Lines?

Understanding every aspect of a phone system will help you make the best decision when you are ready to purchase and install. This knowledge will help you ask the proper questions, be able to recognize exactly what your business needs in a phone system, and facilitate a smooth relationship with the phone installer you hire….

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How to Get a Cell Phone Contract With Bad Credit

As a former employee of a cell phone carrier I found that many consumers are skeptical of purchasing a cell phone due to their undesirable credit history. They often believe that prepaid is their only option but they would prefer a contract provider. Many people do not realize that even with subprime credit they may…

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