Posts in the Blog Category

BlogTop 3 Benefits of an Automated Emergency Notification System

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In light of recent tragedies and mass casualty incidents caused by weather or human interference, you may have heard the term “emergency notification system” being used. Now you may be wondering…

BlogEmergHub Alerting Interface: How to Avoid False Emergency Alerts

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This past Saturday in Hawaii an ineffective interface for an emergency alerting system led to widespread panic when an employee sent an emergency missile alert by accident instead of a…

BlogHow to Communicate Effectively During a Bomb Threat

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In the event of a bomb threat, it is crucial to have a concrete response procedure in place. This should include a procedure for reporting the threat to police, informing…

BlogStart Using Marketing Automation (Before the Competition Does)

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We’re just going to come out and say it: you need to start using marketing automation before your competitors. Every day you try to reach potential customers and clients while…

BlogIntroducing the New Automation Flow Editor

https://www.simplycast.com/blog/introducing-new-automation-flow-editor/

For the past few months, SimplyCast has been releasing new interfaces and features for some of its biggest channels. In September, the team revealed version 9.0 of SMS, Voice, and…

BlogHow Email Notification Software Can Help Business Continuity

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Many, if not most, businesses rely on email to communicate with their employees and their clients. In fact, in 2015 the number of business emails sent and received per user…

BlogWhy You Should be Using SMS During Emergencies

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These days you will be hard-pressed to find someone who isn’t glued to a cell phone of some kind, which is why these handy devices are one of the most…

BlogHow to Send a Mass Text Using SimplyCast

https://www.simplycast.com/blog/how-to-send-a-mass-text-using-simplycasts-alerts/

Text messaging has been steadily creeping upwards in popularity as the method of choice to contact consumers. The sheer simplicity of being able to reach contacts almost immediately by sending…

BlogHow to Develop a Successful Crisis Communication Strategy

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In the event of a crisis where there is a threat to person, company, or population, communication is key to being able to successfully manage the event and mitigate any…

BlogYour Automation Resolution For The New Year

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When the clock strikes midnight and the evening sky is lit up with fireworks punctuated with the popping of champagne corks, you’ll probably know what your resolution for 2018 will…

BlogHow to Prepare for a Forest Fire Emergency

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Dry weather, unseasonable temperatures, and unfortunate human error can all sometimes contribute to massive wildfires that can threaten homes, businesses, and the lives of humans and animals. A forest fire…

Blog5 Uses for Mass Communication in Your Company

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Whether you are part of a small, medium, or even a large company, there are a number of benefits to employing a mass communication system to help maximize efficiency in…