We’ve considered at length the different ways school associations EXCOS can use bulk SMS effectively for the organization of the association. If you’ve missed these, check here. Another area where bulk SMS can efficiently come in for this group is in communicating emergencies.
Emergencies arising in a school association might range from sudden changes in meeting arrangements, as per the venue, day or time, sudden changes in social gatherings arrangements, important updates coming from the school management e.t.c.
WHY USE BULK SMS FOR SUCH EMERGENCIES?
For emergency information, you need a channel to get it across at the shortest time possible, an effective one as such. SMS is a proven efficient channel of communication for emergencies. Additionally, compared with other means of communication, it is far cheaper and easier to carry out. Imagine what it will take to put a call across to everybody, tasking and expensive.
With bulk SMS, you send one message to countless individuals and they receive it at the same time. What more? It is quite cheaper and you will be saving cash for more important projects.
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