How a telecoms audit can help you make the most of your tech?

22nd March 2019

In an increasingly digitalised workplace, many business are turning to synergy and efficiency strategies to help them streamline their workforces and make the most of the technology they have at their disposal. There’s no point possessing the technological capabilities if your business isn’t catered to using it in its most efficient capacity. One of the best ways to make the most of your technology is by completing a full telecommunications audit within your business. Here’s just a few of the ways a telecoms audit can streamline and improve the technical performance of your workforce.  

More efficient communication channels

Completing a telecommunications audit is a great way of streamlining your business’ communication channels and creating a more efficient workforce. No longer will messages be required to be passed through various chains of command and departments but you’ll also be able to make the most of calling software from Planet Numbers or Asana and Skype. Auditing your telecommunications strategy places everything in one location and reduces the propensity for the wires of your messages being crossed, which could lead to inefficiencies further down the line.

Increased Revenues

Another benefit of completing a telecommunications audit of your business is that you should notice improved performance surrounding your business’ growth and revenues. Streamlining your communication channels creates a clearer direction towards implementing top-down business strategies, allowing your workforce to work towards one clear, common goal. Additionally, reducing the time-consuming admin-style element that often comes with communication frees up your workforce to make the most of technology within the business and be more productive in other departments of the business.

More free time for staff

A full audit of your business will provide your staff with more free time outside of work as they will no longer have to work over a backlog of emails or messages that could have been simply communicated during the working day. This free-time outside of the office will also be complemented nicely by increased free-time during office hours. It’s said that in most offices throughout the UK, employees spend around two hours per day answering emails and completing various admin tasks. With a telecommunications audit you can reduce this wastage and spend more time developing your technology, improving production and honing the strategies of your business.

There are many ways your business can make the most of a telecoms audit to make the most of your technology as a catalyst for growth. Above we’ve mentioned just a couple of the helpful points that a telecoms audit would create within your business. Whether it’s freeing up your staff to work more intently within other areas of the business or creating more efficient communication channels that create a knock on effect to other areas of your business, a full telecommunications audit will benefit your business in more ways than one – while improving the efficiency of the technology you already have at your disposal.

Corey is an all round tech guru who has worked at some major blue chip companies. He started Poweronemedia to share his views and knowledge with the rest of the blogging world.