Why Free Conference Call Apps Are Perfect For Managing Millennials

MillennialsDo you have any millennials in the workplace? Aside from the stereotypes of them being on their phone all the time, always complaining about baby boomers, and eating avocados on toast, you’ve probably found out by now that they actually are pretty different from their older counterparts.

Buzzfeed article topics aside, most millennials have grown up as digital natives, meaning they consider their digital world their home. To put it a different way, if baby boomers are fluent in the language of computers, millennials are native speakers.… Read more →

How an Online Conference Call Voice Recorder ​Makes Meetings Better

How an Online Voice Recorder Can Help Your Meetings Be More Productive

What makes meetings unproductive? There are a myriad of reasons, but the one that we will be focusing on for this article is lack of accountability. Sure, agreeing to something is great, but if nothing gets done as a result, why bother meeting in the first place? When you have an online voice recorder, all of your meetings are recorded and distributed to all of your participants, meaning there are no excuses for letting jobs fall by the wayside.… Read more →

Delegating to Remote Teams with Free Conference Calling

Efficiently Manage Remote Teams Across the Globe with Free Conference Calling

TeamworkIf you’re a person that has to manage remote teams, you know that keeping people accountable and on-track isn’t always easy. Remote workers often won’t see your vision for how you want a project to look, especially if you are just connecting over email. What’s worse, telling your remote teams to make extra revisions will only cost you time and money. Instead, why not try free conference calling?… Read more →

How to Set up a Conference Call for Student-Teacher Interviews

Setting Up Conference Calls for Student-Teacher Meetings

how to set-up a conference call for student teacher meetingsStudent-teacher meetings are important for keeping the lines of communication open in an academic environment. When utilized for student-teacher meetings, conference calling is a useful tool that can allow for easier, more convenient dialogue between teachers and their students. In today’s blog, we’ll go over some of the ways in which teachers can use conference calling as well as some tips on how to set-up a conference call or online meeting.… Read more →

How to Conduct a Conference Call That Sticks to Your Agenda

Conducting Conference Call Meetings that Stay on Track

Online meetingHolding regular meetings or conference calls is important for building relationships and achieving shared objectives. That said, no one likes to get pulled into meetings that drag on and on but accomplish little. Not only can holding such meetings waste time and hamper productivity, too many of these types of calls can cause invitees to not take your scheduled meetings seriously. In today’s blog, we’ll be going over some tips for how to conduct a conference call meeting that is more productive and less-time consuming.

Whether you’re trying to make meetings shorter or simply want to make sure all your agenda items get addressed during your conference, a little preparation along with free conference call software can help you keep meetings on-topic and on-time.… Read more →

5 Tools for Digital Classrooms

Technology that Enhances the Classroom Experience for Students and Teachers

From GPS maps to mobile apps, we’ve come to rely on technology for many aspects of our daily lives like navigation, banking, shopping, entertainment and…yes, education. In today’s blog, we’ll explore how web conferencing, screen sharing, and online apps are transforming the way students and teachers interact.

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5 Business Etiquette Tips For Hosting International Conference Calls

Thanks to the advancements in communications technology (mostly the internet), it is easier than ever for people in different parts of the world to connect and do business. In today’s global economy, international conference calls are common and very simple to set up. Now, before you go off to arrange your next international conference call, here are 5 international business etiquette tips to help ensure your call goes smoothly and successfully.… Read more →

How to Solve Problems with Screen Sharing

How utilizing a free conference call service with screen sharing can enhance your virtual meetings

Easy-to-use, interactive, and highly visual, screen sharing has quickly become one of the most utilized online collaboration tools for business and education. In today’s blog, we’ll take a look at some of the most practical applications for screen sharing and why it has become increasingly adopted by conference call service users.

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Working Effectively With Remote Teams Using Free Screen Sharing Software

International video conference calls

Times are changing. So too are the way businesses and employees operate. In no way is this transformation more apparent than the sharp rise in remote working, or telecommuting, among certain job sectors. According to a 2015 Gallup poll, nearly 40% of the U.S. workforce has telecommuted—up from just 9% only a decade prior. As businesses streamline and younger, tech-savvy people continue to join the ranks of the working, this figure is only likely to increase. In today’s blog, we will be taking a look at the unique advantages and challenges associated with telecommuting and how technologies such as free screen sharing and conference calling facilitate communication among remote teams.

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