Sound Communication: The Holdcom Blog

Katie Devlin

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The 5 Do's and 5 Dont's of eLearning Presentation Audio

Music. Narration. Dramatic Dialogue. Do you incorporate any of this kind of audio into your eLearning Presentations? There are a variety of ways to use sound in your online learning modules, all of which can enhance content and engagement. 94% of learning is influenced by sight and sound, and...

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Small Business Message on Hold: Market, Impress, Inform

If you own or run a small business, never underestimate the power of your phone system. Your phone system has the capability to promote your products and services, communicate useful customer information, and improve their overall caller experience... all while they are waiting on hold! Message...

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Professional Voice Recording Tips

Learn everything you need to know about recording a professional voice message from proper equipment, to correct voice inflection, to editing tips.

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Business and Personal Professional Voicemails

October 28, 2011 Katie Devlin resources, tips, greetings

There is a difference between business and personal voicemail content. In this slide presentation will learn useful tips in developing and recording both types of voice greetings.

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Ways Healthcare Facilities Can Incorporate Audio in Social Media

Using audio on social media sites can be a strategic way to reach a growing, tech-savvy customer base. Audio tweeting, podcasting, and creating informative video content are all ways to get your customers talking online. Virtual tours with engaging audio can help you bring virtual visitors into...

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4 Audio Marketing Strategies for Small Businesses

Small businesses working with limited resources are often overshadowed by competition from larger businesses with larger marketing budgets. And yet, small businesses need to outshine competitors and distinguish themselves from the rest, just like the big guys. So what to do? By incorporating...

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5 Ways to Utilize Audio to Enhance Your Small Business

Giving your small business a voice can enhance marketing and customer service intiatives. By incorporating a professional human voice into your marketing strategies you can establish a more personal relationship with your customers while creating a more professional image for your business. ...

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Part I of III: How to Leverage Audio Marketing for Your Healthcare Facility

September 30, 2011 Katie Devlin healthcare, marketing, tips

Professional audio has served as a effective communication and marketing tool for hospitals and healthcare facilities. Message On Hold, IVR Announcements and Professional Voicemail Greetings are all important to healthcare facilties because they enable efficient call processing, market to the...

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5 Ways to Incorporate Professional Audio Into Your eLearning Presentation

September 29, 2011 Katie Devlin tips, e-learning, presentations

Out with the old!  In with the new! Businesses have been making the switch by replacing traditional employee training programs with innovative training techniques that show tremendous success rates… E-Training! This effective teaching and learning method can take many forms, including placing...

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The Making of a Professional Cell Phone Voicemail Greeting

September 27, 2011 Katie Devlin resources, tips, greetings

Being that I have been at Holdcom for a few months now, I decided it was time to change my cell phone voicemail greeting to something a bit more polished. Keep in mind, I have had the same voicemail message for probably 6 years, just transferring the same greeting every time I would get a new...

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