NEWS & BLOG

When is 5G coming to a Smartphone Near You?

Super-fast mobile streaming could be just around the corner. Network providers around the world are already testing 5G networks, with the first 5G-ready smartphones expected to be released early next year.

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6 Communication Technology Trends That Will Impact Your Business By 2020

There has been a wave of innovation in the field of communication technology that has touched every sphere of life in recent years. It has changed the way we do business, offer customer service and speak to each other.

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Here Is How To Make Your Sales Team More Efficient

Sales people are notoriously friendly, talkative and good at relationship-building. It is part of what makes them effective at their job.  But these same qualities often make them inefficient.  Hours are lost chatting, while other important tasks are left undone.  This need not be the case however.  Avoid this situtation with VTSL’s top 5 tips on how to make your sales team more efficient.

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Don’t Rush to Get Rid of Your Desktop Handsets Just Yet

Headsets are playing an increasingly important role in the UC market. Once a desk phone-attached add-on whose main job was to prevent cramped necks, headsets are no longer just a convenience for office workers. Instead, they have become a necessity in UC solutions that can deliver high-quality voice across congested networks but not across the typically inadequate speakers and microphones built into detops, laptops, and mobiles.

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Breaking Down Barriers to Business Mobility

Think what you may, companies of all sizes will have to embrace going mobile if they want to stay competitive. What used to be a way for staff to check emails from their laptops is now an entire mode of working effectively outside the office.

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Use Technology to Your Advantage: 3 Smart Security Options to Keep Your Business Safe

With a global focus on cyber security the past few years, it is easy to forget about physical security: protecting our businesses from criminal intruders. Yet this is as real a concern for offices across the UK as hacking is. Businesses are responsible for customer data held on site, payment information and of course the safety of their employees amongst other things. Here we have compiled options for securing your office, the modern way. Technology may seem like a vulnerability for companies, but it can also be a strength.

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How to Balance Business Technology & The Human Connection

Business technology is something we are all grateful for. Think back 15 years ago, before CRM and project management systems, before your accounting software automated hundreds of hours of manual work and before you had order and payment processing tools.

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5 Technology Trends to Watch for Small Businesses in 2018

Sometimes being ahead of the curve is a difficult place to live.  We are all familiar with products that we think will become mainstream one day, but are ‘ahead of their time’, and as such we don’t buy them. But jumping on a new technology bandwagon just as it takes off is very powerful for a business. You are saved all the niggles of the very early versions, yet receive the benefits of new tech before nearly everyone else.

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The Law Regarding Flexible Working in the UK – What You Should Know

Did you know all employees have the legal right to request flexible working? So long as the employee has worked for at least 6 months, they are eligible to apply.

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