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Telephone Etiquette

Subject : soft-skills
  • Answer 19 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. Your ability to help the caller

2. Your ability to convey knowledge and courtesy

3. The hearer

4. The date and time - the caller full name - the companys name and caller dept and phone number

5. Indicates that the message has been heard and understood

6. Since you and the caller are in different areas is it critically important that you know your callers' name

7. Your ability to show you care

8. On the first ring if possible but not more than the 3rd

9. The Ws - Who - What - When - Where - Why and How

10. Your tone of voice - Some basic telephone manners - Speaking on the level of the caller - Controlling the conversation - Making the proper verbal of response.

11. When putting callers on hold

12. The appearance of the physical facilites & equipment - especially yourself

13. The first person to answer the telephone

14. What surrounds the communication process

15. You deliver what you promised

16. Defined as the practices and forms prescribed by convention or by authority

17. Person with a message

18. Greeting - Identification - and Solicitation

19. The way the message will travel between sender and receiver