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BusinessVoice News Network

We call it “news you can use.”

The BusinessVoice News Network (BVNN) delivers quick information and lifestyle stories to your callers on hold.

Each weekday, we freshen your existing On Hold Marketing content by adding three new BVNN messages. It’s a great option if you have frequent callers or long hold times.

Want your daily updates to focus on specific news categories, such as healthcare or finance? We can white-label the BVNN for your organization, providing you with branded on hold audio that addresses the topics that are most relevant to your audience.

And with the no-touch, digital, remote system we provide, your staff will never lift a finger to update the content.

See the latest BVNN stories below.

For more details, email us or call +1 800.473.9005.

November 21, 2022

Doing just 10 minutes of resistance training every morning can build stronger muscles and maybe a longer life. People who did about an hour of muscle strengthening exercises each week were 29% less likely to die during a 12-year study. Cardio exercise alone isn’t enough to protect from the problems of aging. Source Link 

Which clothes should survive the cut when you’re thinning out your wardrobe? Ask yourself, “Do I wear it now or is it seasonal?” or “Do I feel confident in it?” or “Does this have sentimental value?” Consider if the clothing can be tailored to fit or passed down to someone. You might also clean and store the item or take a photo of it before you donate, sell or recycle. Source Link 

Here’s a simple step that might help you keep that weight off after a successful diet. People who maintained their weight loss spent about three hours less each day sitting. In addition to finding ways to sit less and move more, you should eat a healthy diet and monitor your weight and food intake. Source Link 

November 18, 2022

There are many ways you can show support when a friend or family member is dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Send handwritten cards that they can save and look at later. Be a good listener and connect them with support communities. And instead of asking what they need, tell them how you’ll help, whether that’s with household chores or starting a fundraiser to defray hospital bills. Source Link

Stocking a freezer with meat when it’s on sale can be a great way to save money, but how long will it keep? Steaks, chops, bacon, chicken breasts and hot dogs can be good for six months, and ground meat up to four months in a freezer at zero degrees. You can freeze meat in its original packaging but overwrap it with foil, plastic wrap or put the package in a plastic bag. Source Link

Your brain might benefit from a vacation getaway that doesn’t involve travel. In a test, people who stayed off social media for a week gained about nine hours of free time and improved their mental well-being. Other research has shown that taking a brief break from TikTok, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter can ease symptoms of depression and anxiety. Source Link