University resident halls users will need to supply the telephone instrument for their room. Telephones should be analog. Students who live off campus will not have phone service with the university.
Long Distance calling:
Your Telephone Speaking VoiceIt’s said that “You can't judge a book by its cover,” but how many of us make judgments about people just based on their telephone speaking voice? People form opinions and make judgments about us in the first 60 seconds they see us. People also make judgments about us based on the way we sound on the telephone.
Because people can’t "see" us over the telephone they will form these opinions based not only by what we say, but also on "how" we say it. In fact the message we communicate over the telephone is based on two qualities: (1) "What" we say (verbally) and (2) "How" we say it. In order for people to form a good image about your company, here are some tips, which will help your spoken image.
If you have to step away from your work station, forward your calls to your voice mailbox or to another worker in your department. For instructions call ext. 8469.