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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. Person with a message

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

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

4. Indicates that the message has been heard and understood

5. You deliver what you promised

6. Your ability to show you care

7. Greeting - Identification - and Solicitation

8. Your ability to convey knowledge and courtesy

9. The hearer

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

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

12. The first person to answer the telephone

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

14. Your ability to help the caller

15. What surrounds the communication process

16. When putting callers on hold

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

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

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