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

One of the biggest myths about working from home is that it lowers productivity

Myths About Working from Home That Keep Employers from Embracing Telecommuting

Telecommuting’s massive growth over the past 20 years gave rise to one of today’s biggest myths about working from home: that everyone is doing it. In reality, only 3.4 percent of...
Video conferencing event management is a one way to be everywhere at once.

Video Conferencing Event Management Keeps You in Control

Even if you could be in two places at once, someone would need you in a third. That’s the nature of event management. From organizing a humble elementary school bake sale to...
Example of how video conferencing breakout rooms work

How Video Conferencing Breakout Rooms Increase Meeting Possibilities

“Let’s break into groups and discuss!” It’s a phrase familiar to anyone who has participated in a corporate team building, brainstorming, or training session. Usually, it signals a welcome change of pace...
There's growing interest in using Facebook Portal for business.

Facebook Portal for Business: The Case for (and Against) Portal in the Office

With the release of Facebook Portal in 2018, Facebook tied its social media offerings into a physical video conferencing device that the company hoped would ultimately become the 21st century’s equivalent...
Proper huddle room etiquette is important for keeping the peace.

Huddle Room Etiquette: How to Behave in a Crowded Space

In a small space, everyone can hear you sneeze. And notice you shifting in your seat. And tell that you’re not focused on the video call going on in front of...
Chatbots are one workplace collaboration trend

3 Key Workplace Collaboration Trends That Are Coming of Age

The evolution of collaboration technology is a driving force behind today’s business functions. Document sharing, video conferencing, and WebEx meetings have all taken their place at the table of “must-haves” in...
One of several video conferencing security best practices is to update your VC platform.

Four Video Conferencing Security Best Practices Can Help Protect Your Privacy

The risks inherent in video conferencing were highlighted recently when security researcher Jonathan Leitschuh unveiled a vulnerability in the popular video conferencing software Zoom. This flaw put the information of nearly...
Telecommuting when sick can lower overall stress.

Telecommuting When Sick Keeps the Office Working and Employees Happier

They are tough out there in Grayson County, Texas. Not even the complications of recovery from triple bypass heart surgery can prevent them from getting on with their jobs. With the...
Webcam facial recognition has potential, but is also a privacy concern.

Is Webcam Facial Recognition Secure Enough?

The corporate conference room is a place for confidences, a place where the leaders of an organization should feel free to throw around ideas about a company’s future, its response to...
Video conferencing key features in use

Video Conferencing Key Features Your Business Needs

Video conferencing is a must for any business. It reduces travel costs, encourages collaboration, makes your employees mobile, and makes your enterprise more accessible to both customers and partners. Your products...

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Video Conferencing Allows Public Defenders More Time with the Clients in...

You have the right to remain silent. Anything you say can and will be used against you in a court of law. You have...
Why is Zoom so successful? It has a customer-centric focus.

Why Is Zoom So Successful?