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Christina Southern

Christina Southern
Christina Southern is the Content Development Strategist for C Spire. Prior to working in marketing, she was a journalist and editor.
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We Are C Spire: Accountant Victoria Wilcher

By: Christina Southern on Aug 20, 2019 10:12:13 AM

Victoria Wilcher is an extroverted accountant, wearing a giant smile everywhere she goes.

She smiles so much that people like to tease her about it. “Once I was being interviewed for a video on why I enjoy working at C Spire, and the videographer joked, ‘Victoria, you know you can’t laugh and smile throughout this whole video, right?’ That made me laugh even more,” she says. “It was all in fun.”
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Topics: employee, C Spire News, #WeAreCspire

What Makes a VoIP Phone System HIPAA Compliant?

By: Christina Southern on Jul 23, 2019 12:14:04 PM

VoIP is a game-changer for the healthcare industry’s communication landscape, allowing for quicker, more reliable communication. It also brings with it a multitude of HIPAA concerns that can be confusing to navigate. We turned to IT risk and compliance expert Robbie Morris to explain why a VoIP solution is subject to HIPAA compliance and what measures should be taken to protect your patient data.

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Topics: voip, hosted voice, business phones

VoIP Providers are Failing Clients. Here’s How.

By: Christina Southern on Jul 18, 2019 2:15:13 PM

Internet-based phone service sounded like the perfect solution for companies wanting feature-rich telecommunications a few years ago. But as many soon discover, VoIP can be a letdown. To be more precise, VoIP providers who don’t deliver on their promises are a letdown. I talked with Risher Robertson, an IT industry expert with 10 years of experience, to better understand the problems businesses with bad VoIP providers face. Here’s what he had to say:   

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Topics: voip, Customer Experience

Stay in the Loop with the Rural Broadband Consortium’s New Webpage

By: Christina Southern on Jul 17, 2019 2:53:54 PM

The C Spire Rural Broadband Consortium webpage is here! Now you can more easily follow the group’s research and testing efforts. The consortium is a partnership between C Spire, Microsoft, Siklu, Airspan and Nokia, researching how high-speed internet can affordably be brought to rural America.

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Topics: TekLinks + C Spire, Really Rural Consortium, TechMVMT, IT Risks

We Are C Spire: Solutions Engineer Charley King

By: Christina Southern on Jul 9, 2019 10:48:41 AM

If five months seems like a surprising amount of time for a technology company to develop a customized IT solution for a prospective client, well, you’re right. Five months is uncommon. And the Solution Engineer who prepared it is no typical engineer.

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Topics: employee, C Spire News, #WeAreCspire

Customer-Inspired IT. Happier Customers.

By: Christina Southern on Jun 18, 2019 9:28:48 AM

C Spire Business doesn’t just provide managed IT services to companies. Our customer inspired approach means that no matter where an organization is on its IT journey, we partner with them to empower growth and business success. Here are a couple of stories of how we did just that:

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Topics: success stories, IT Risks


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