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Small Business

Discover the exciting ways businesses are leveraging video conferencing to stay connected and make their margins grow.

E-commerce live streaming puts VC to use

E-commerce Live Streaming Can Help You Create Your Own Shopping Channel

Daniel Howell, 25, is worth an estimated $2.5 million. He has hosted the BRIT Awards, published a book, gone on a world tour, and sells his own line of clothing. And...
screen mirroring on skype

Wireless Screen Mirroring on Skype Brings Video Conferencing to Any Screen

The video conferencing world is getting smaller. Mobile webcams not much bigger than a thermos now capture entire group video meetings. The venues in which we stage these meetings have shrunk...
Video conferencing for startups supports a meeting with potential clients

Free Office Space and Video Conferencing for Startups Gives Entrepreneurs a Boost

Video conferencing has changed what is possible to achieve in business communications. It makes partners out of people on opposite sides of the globe without either having to set foot on...
Video conferencing and unified communications are set to collide.

Workplace Collaboration, Video Conferencing, and Unified Communications Are About to Collide

From a single source on your desktop, you can survey your entire working world. The opening sentence of an email from your team leader fills one corner, a discussion thread from...
A video conferencing solution for the office.

What to Look for in a Video Conferencing Solution for Your Office

It appears there’s a little too much enthusiasm for video conferencing setups in offices. The proliferation of video calling in all shapes and sizes, designed to suit a range of different...
Managing remote employees requires different techniques than managing on-site workers.

Managing Remote Employees Requires Time and Attention, Says the Harvard Business Review

If you want to reap the rewards of employing a remote workforce, you’ll have to make sure your virtual office door is always open. That’s the message from recent telecommuting research...
A virtual trade show booth opens up many opportunities for companies to show off their wares.

Set Up a Virtual Trade Show Booth to Meet Customers Face-to-Face Online

Only video conferencing can allow the average person to exist in two places at once. In front of a webcam at your office desk or your kitchen table, you can project yourself...
The Symphony video conferencing and collaboration platform has already proved a hit on Wall Street

Is Symphony Video Conferencing’s Focus on Security Enough to Beat Slack at Its Own...

There’s a Wall Street elite currently trying to earn the affection of the mainstream business world. Workflow collaboration app Symphony has grown from its origins as a “Bloomberg Killer” dedicated to...
Video conference presentation skills are necessary now that tech makes speaking to a virtual group easy.

Hone Your Video Conference Presentation Skills by Knowing Your Tools

Breathe deeply. Get organized. Know your topic. And practice, practice, practice. That’s the advice from the Mayo Clinic on how to confront your fear of public speaking. The fact that a world-renowned...
Talk fusion video email may be the future of email.

WebRTC Makes Talk Fusion Video Email a Glimpse of the Future

I know a way to make you love email. It’s strange, I know, for someone who writes for a site dedicated to the instant, face-to-face communication of video conferencing to stand up...

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The Addition of Video Conferencing Could Make Minecraft an Even More...

Seven-year-olds build houses nowadays. And skyscrapers. And entire cities. And if Microsoft gets its way, such engineering feats will be part of the everyday grade...