Contactless check-in — a message from The Receptionist CEO Andy Alsop

Last week we sent out a customer survey to better understand the challenges our users are facing as stay-at-home mandates begin to relax and businesses re-open their doors. So far, we have received tremendous feedback. To those who took the survey, thank you! Each response helps to guide our decision making as we explore the best ways to ensure your …

Temperature Screening

Temperature screening — what we’ve found, how we’re responding, and what comes next?

As COVID-19 stay-at-home orders expire and businesses ease into opening their doors, a top concern has emerged: how to keep visitors and employees safe from a virus that hasn’t been eradicated? When the coronavirus was initially growing into a global pandemic, we helped many of our customers modify their check-in procedures to ask screening questions of anyone entering their office …

Supply Chain Safety for Employees and Facilities

Keeping critical supply chain employees and facilities healthy

The rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus to pandemic levels has launched the world into strange and uncertain times.  While many workers adjust to their new home offices and furry colleagues, many others must still go into work each day to maintain the consistent flow of essential items like food and medical supplies. Businesses in the supply chain, including equipment …

tips on preventing infectious disease spread at your office

Protect Your Office From the Risk of Infectious Disease — Starting in the Lobby

The recent threat of COVID-19 has everyone focused on preventing the spread of disease, both at work and at home. However, practices like thorough and frequent handwashing and refraining from face-touching have benefits that aren’t limited to the new coronavirus. After all, viruses and other infectious diseases such as the flu have long been to blame for hurting productivity in …

Coronavirus Visitor Management with The Receptionist for iPad

How The Receptionist can help you manage coronavirus (COVID-19) safety at your business

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has understandably escalated concerns when it comes to how businesses manage visitors. The virus has made it crucial for workplaces to limit unnecessary person-to-person contact and potential transmission incidents. We’ve heard from many customers looking to alter the way they check-in, track, and collect information in order to protect visitors and employees from potential exposure …

Feature Updates: Custom email domains and departments

We’re back with two new feature updates for The Receptionist for iPad that will make your visitor check-in experience even more efficient! Custom email domains With the release of the highly requested custom email domains feature, you can now add your own specialized company email domains to the suggested ones during the check-in process. You can add up to six email …

Feature Updates: Location Management

For companies with more than one location, building, or office, implementing the highest rated visitor management system in The Receptionist for iPad has been made easier than ever with the rollout of our location management functionality. With The Receptionist for iPad’s location management capabilities, companies with multiple locations can manage all of their Receptionist for iPad configurations from one central …