How to Start A Telephone Answering Service

A Telephone Answering Services is sometimes called a telemessaging company, a teleservice call center, or a phone answering bureau, among other things.

Regardless of what you call it, a successful, mature telephone answering service can be a rewarding and profitable business.

However, it should not be entered into lightly. It is a labor intensive and, when done correctly, it is an equipment intensive business. It also carries with it a 24 x 7, year-round commitment. If you are up to the challenge and have counted the cost, both in terms of money and time, then the following links will help you get started:

Introduction to Telephone Answering Services

Articles about Telephone Answering Services

Action Plan to start a Telephone Answering Service

FAQs about Telephone Answering Services

Glossary of Answering Service terms

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