Two-Thirds of Physicians Rely on Faxing

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by The eFax Team

According to a study by the Journal of Medical Internet Research, physicians are interrupted nearly five times an hour by phone calls, emails, and face-to-face interactions. The 2012 National Physicians Survey showed something that is unlikely to surprise many doctors - fax remains the dominant method of communicating with colleagues, patients, insurance companies and pharmacists. All told, 63 percent of healthcare providers rely heavily on the technology, according to MMRGlobal...

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Microsoft and eFax Meet in the Cloud

Friday, August 10, 2012 by The eFax Team

In a recent podcast interview, Kyle Flowers, director of marketing for eFax, made note of three critical elements that startup businesses need to have to reinforce a professional business image: a domain name, a phone number, and a fax number.  

"These three pieces of information are commonly placed on a website," said Flowers. "They’re also all pieces of information that are commonly placed on business cards. It all has to do with that credibility factor of being a legitimate operational business that can then transact business.”...

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Use Internet Faxing to Help Start Your Small Business

Thursday, July 12, 2012 by The eFax Team

Starting a small business is often a process filled with significant expenses, including building out an IT infrastructure, making a property down payment, hiring employees or creating a successful marketing strategy – costs which can quickly drain a nest egg.

For these reasons, successful entrepreneurs are always on the lookout for ways to cut costs. And when they find them, it can mean the difference between a successful venture...

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Helping Homebuilders Stay in the Loop

Thursday, June 28, 2012 by The eFax Team

As the housing market slowly recovers, homebuilders are likely to find themselves with more projects to manage. Across the country home starts are on the rise, leading to busy schedules for many in the industry.

While this is generally good news for the employees and the economy as a whole, it is not simple work. Building a home from the ground up is a complicated task, which...

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5 Tips for Family Owned Small Businesses

Friday, May 25, 2012 by The eFax Team

With Memorial Day just a few days away, we can look forward to spending this weekend relaxing at home or going on a weekend getaway. According to last year’s AAA predictions, 34.9 million Americans spent Memorial Day weekend last year traveling over 50 miles from their home. Whether you spend the weekend traveling or lounging out by the pool, we...

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Facebook Fixing: How To Optimize Your Brand Page

Monday, May 21, 2012 by The eFax Team

You'd have to have been stranded on a desert isle for the last couple of months to have not heard about Facebook's historic IPO.

With a valuation in the billions of dollars, a global footprint and a user base larger than the population...

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Is That a Fax Machine in Your Pocket?

Friday, April 27, 2012 by The eFax Team

Fax has come a long way since the days of a clunky, noisy fax machine sitting in the corner, plugged into a dedicated phone line and waiting for toner or paper to be added.

Fax is integral to transactional business today -- oftentimes, a scanned PDF sent via email is not allowed -- only a faxed, or original document (mailed, or hand-delivered)  is accepted. Today, with nothing more...

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Are You Alienating Customers? 5 Common Reasons Customers Leave

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 by The eFax Team

Trust. It's a word we use often, and a foundational concept that crosses every boundary of our lives -- personal, business, political, social, etc.

Researchers generally agree, and a Harvard University study confirms, that the tighter, and longer, the relationship, the greater the level...

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