To Download Or Not To Download? That Is The Question!

It’s 2019, and let’s face it. We’re pretty used to everything being instant. If a new browser tab doesn’t open in 3 seconds, we’re double clicking, refreshing or opening up a new tab in the meantime. If we’re downloading an app on our smart phone, and the spinning wheel of death just doesn’t want to stop spinning, we’re already hitting the factory reset. If our emails aren’t coming through within moments, we’re automatically ransacking our settings, scouring our junk mail and cursing. Does this paint a picture of modern times or what? We’re used to technology unfolding at the speed of light. In fact, we expect it!

video conferenceFrom car rides to overseas delivery to “message sent”, the faster our stuff gets to and from us, the happier and more productive we can be. Enter video conferencing. How we previously managed to stay on top of tasks seems unfathomable! And how strained it must have been to keep in touch with remote employees overseas. Oh wait, that probably didn’t happen very much, and if it did, it was the cost of the flight and the accommodation that didn’t make it very appealing for the bosses to agree on.… Read more →

Is Your Business On The Brink Of Expansion? Consider Upgrading to Callbridge

It wasn’t very long ago that the idea of video conferencing seemed like a pipe dream. It was a luxury deemed far too expensive for anyone to conceive of having unless you were a big name company or enterprise. Nowadays, things couldn’t be more different! With the advent of the internet and all of the technological developments that have snowballed and exponentially multiplied across various industries because of it, video conferencing solutions are a driving force behind every size of business! It’s a dream come true!

video conferencingLarge or small, video conferencing is the go-to for plenty of businesses including mom and pop shops, boutique agencies, freelancers, consulting firms and more. Not only does management want to incorporate video conferencing into their workflow, employees are reaping the benefits too. Both parties are seeing the perks that come with the transition to digital – better team collaboration, more facetime, and of course, the ability to work remotely. Video conferencing is the second best option to meeting in person, and gives way to better communication by means of picking up on gesticulations, nuances, body language, facial expressions, and more!… Read more →

How To Set Up A Successful Donation Campaign Using Video Conferencing And Add Ons

If the idea of raising funds for your next donation campaign sounds daunting, consider using video conferencing and productivity-focused add-on features like a virtual whiteboard to turn your thoughts into reality. When organizing a successful fundraiser, everyone experiences a moment of “can I pull this off?” Yes, you can, and these are the tools you need to lay the groundwork for a successful campaign.

CollaborationFrom the beginning, the process requires crystal clear communication, trustworthy delegation, and the manpower to get it all done on a timeline for as little cost as possible! A successful campaign, no matter how big or small, needs time, volunteers, a committee, branding and lots of upbeat energy! To help all of these moving parts run like a well-oiled machine, read on for a few tips when starting out on your next donation campaign:… Read more →

Make Your Sermons Even More Uplifting With Video Conferencing

Uplift Your Sermons By Going Digital

SermanWith free video conferencing capabilities available for businesses, organizations, nonprofits, and charities, it’s an impactful decision for churches to jump on the technological bandwagon too. If you haven’t implemented the advantages of video conferencing, this is your chance to get a closer look at how it can make a Sunday service more dynamic. If you want to stay relevant, interesting and engaging, video conferencing with free screen sharing, might be exactly what you need to increase participation, amp up sermons and reach more people.… Read more →

Why Video Conferencing Is The Tool You Need For Your Best Fantasy Sports League Yet

Diehard sports fans, this one is for you. If you thought fantasy sports leagues couldn’t get any more fun, this just in – it can. Your adored fantasy football or baseball league can get exponentially more entertaining and engaging by adding in the element of video conferencing.

Fantasy FootballCreating a fantasy sports league is your chance to let your passion for sports shine. While it may not be “real,” it is still high-stakes and extremely competitive, and arguably, pretty darn real especially if you’re playing for keeps! Leading up to the first week, undoubtedly, you’ve pored over player statistics for hours, spent countless nights researching players and matchups and fiendishly fussing around with lineups over and over again to come up with the golden team that will win in your league. It’s time to show off your starting lineup and bring home some winnings!… Read more →

6 Free Video Conferencing Features That Empower Remote Working

One of the many factors every digital nomad, and remote team starting up their business has to consider on a regular basis is finding a clear, reliable, free video conferencing platform. After all, we are living in the remote working era. Being adequately hooked up to wifi with all the technological bells and whistles to stay connected wherever you are, from smack dab in the middle of a bustling city to a farmhouse in the country, is a necessity. And so is video conferencing you can depend on with features that empower remote work. Read on to discover exactly which ones enable more productive and less tiresome meetings – for free!… 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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How Educators use Video Conferencing with Youtube Streaming to Escape the Classroom

How Educators use Video Conferencing with Youtube Streaming to Escape the Classroom

YouTube Streaming ConferenceEvery teacher knows the power of adding a little variety to their lesson plans. Historically, this has meant bristol boards, DVDs, show-and-tells, and art projects. But in our modern age, there’s a new way to break through the monotony of teaching young and impatient students for several hours a day or week. The next time you are looking for a new and inventive way to reach your students, why not hold a video conference and stream through Youtube?

Still thinking about it? Here are some reasons why it would be a great idea.… Read more →

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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How to Use Your Mobile Conference Call App to Host Better, Shorter Meetings

FreeConference Mobile Conference Call App

Hold more productive meetings anytime, anywhere with the FreeConference Mobile Conference Call App

Well, that’s 90 minutes of my life I’ll never get back!

If this how you feel after coming out of a business meeting, there’s a good chance you weren’t the only one. Even though business meetings are always planned with the best and most productive of intentions, too often they end up wasting precious time and money due to poor organization, irrelevant discussions, unnecessary attendees, or any combination of the three. Today, we’d like to share some ways that our mobile conferencing app, along with some meeting management tips, can be used to make virtual meetings shorter, easier, and more productive. … Read more →