Back in 2001, only nine years after the first SMS was sent, the 13th president of Philippines, Joseph Estrada, was undergoing impeachment trial due to corruption charges. He refused to resign and when crucial evidence against him was presented, majority of the senators voted to have it blocked for the examination.
This was the moment when Filipinos were infuriated and they started gathering at the Epifanio de los Santos Avenue (EDSA). EDSA is a highway that connects five cities of Metro Manila. And due to this protest Joseph Estrada did step down. So you know what gathered enough people at EDSA for Estrada to resign and that too in such short time? It was text messages sent that day mainly by students and political activists. A popular message that day was: “Go to EDSA. Wear Black”.
To find the right answers to your questions, you need to know and trust the place you’re getting your answers from. If you’re given the wrong answer, then you’re no better off than when you started. There are, however, places that may be found on the Internet that offer both the right answers to your questions and get them answered quickly. A community of experts from various fields join together to help enlighten people by sharing their knowledge answering questions. Sometimes the answer to your question has already been submitted and there is no wait time the answer is already there, other times you may need to wait a few minutes (or days) to get your answer.
Some of the more well-known Questions and Answers (Q&A) websites out there are Yahoo! Answers, Answers.com, and Ask.com. These websites are known and trusted and all work in different ways to answer people’s questions. Some, like Ask combine both community-answered questions and searched and indexed questions, and their respective answers, (much like a search engine) found from various sources including Answers.com, et al. The latter could be called a Q&A Search Engine.
Sending SMS to restaurant employees is so much faster than calling them individually. POS integrated messaging systems can make light work of rosters and other staff communications. With the ability to manage messages straight from the POS touch screen, this latest innovation in POS technology lets restaurant owners re-think their communications plan.
Ideal for restaurants, hotel, pubs and clubs, POS integrated messaging lets manager’s SMS waiters, bar and security staff, all from the POS terminal.
Pre-set and custom messages can be sent straight from the POS terminal. Staff can message mobiles, pagers and email addresses. This innovative technology can help revolutionize the way venues communicate with staff and market to customers. Venue managers simply key in messages or use pre-set touch screen POS buttons to contact staff.
No more spending hours ringing around to fill rosters. Quickly fill last minute jobs. Grab employees’ attention with messages they can’t miss. Stop last minute panics to get someone to work.
The online scheduler refers to the web-based appointment arrangement software. This makes work easier for the doctors. These devices are helpful to the doctors in scheduling the engagements in an easy way. Generally, by calling the doctor’s clinic, the patients fix the meetings. After the appointment, the operator fills up the patient information into the electronic calendar or paper reminder to fix the appointment. Whether doctors are setting up a consultation on their own or with the help of secretaries, the process takes a lot of time. Receiving and answering the calls, responding to patient’s mail, listening to voice messages and giving the reminder call takes a lot of time. This task is either taken care of by the doctor or a secretary. If the doctors are doing this work on their own, then they will not get adequate time for the meeting.
This makes it essential to use a scheduler that can manage the entire preparation without much effort. Clinics and hospitals always need receptionists to arrange the appointments. As the receptionist will only work during the office hours, any calls made before or after the period will remain unanswered. In many cases, the clinics have two receptionists who can work throughout the day in shifts. This in turn is a quite expensive way of managing the finances of the clinic. Instead of re-assigning the responsibilities, they use the tool to decrease the expenses of cutting down the staff needed for accomplishing the entire schedule.