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Meetings and communication are a necessary fact of professional life. Freeconference.com wants to help make your life easier with tips and tricks for better meetings, more productive communication as well as product news, tips and tricks.
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Sara Atteby
Sara Atteby
February 22, 2022

The Benefits of Video Conferencing VS. Audio Only

Both are advantageous, and both are required for your business to reach a level of success!
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Sara Atteby
Sara Atteby
January 19, 2022

Zoom Backgrounds: How To Change Your Zoom Virtual Background Image

It’s easy to make your own or select from a variety of backgrounds for Zoom. Here’s how.
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Dora Bloom
Dora Bloom
December 8, 2021

Why Video Conferencing Needs Closed Captioning

With transcription and closed captioning, you can provide a whole other layer of accessibility, convenience, and ease.
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Alexa T
Alexa T
November 16, 2021

How To Broadcast A Live Video Conference On YouTube Live

Just a few clicks of a button and you’re on with FreeConference.com
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Sam Taylor
Sam Taylor
November 12, 2021

How to Write a Meeting Agenda: 5 Items You Should Always Include

The key to running an effective formal meeting is a well thought out agenda. When you prepare ahead of time by writing an agenda in advance with detailed information about the meeting, you will not only save time for everyone involved, but the outcome is more likely to be a success. Here are 5 items […]
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Sara Atteby
Sara Atteby
November 9, 2021

How Do I Test My Webcam Before The Meeting?

Before jumping into any online meeting, you’re going to want to make sure everything is in working order, especially your webcam. More and more, it’s expected that participants turn on their cameras to participate in the meeting. Why? Seeing each other’s faces forges a better human connection. It’s helpful to put a face to the […]
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Sam Taylor
Sam Taylor
November 5, 2021

Top 7 Business Tools for Managing Time Zone Differences

This blog post probably wouldn’t exist 20 years ago (insert modern globalization cliché here), as more companies find employees that are spread all over the globe, the demand for a Time Zone management was formed. Here are Top 7 business tools for managing Time Zone differences for remote team members. 1. Timefinder Let’s start with […]
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Sam Taylor
Sam Taylor
October 29, 2021

How To Eliminate Conference Call Echo

Echo is one of the most annoying distractions that you can have on any type of conference call. Echoing can happen on any type of conference call: a video conference, free conference calls with a dedicated dial-in or even on a conference call with toll-free numbers. As someone that has tried to communicate with a caller […]
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Alexa T
Alexa T
August 11, 2021

How To Schedule A Meeting With FreeConference

If you’re wondering how to make a meeting using a video conferencing platform, just know that as a simple rule of thumb, it should be straightforward, simple and only require a few clicks! Anything more isn’t worth your time, energy and effort. Choose a video conferencing platform like FreeConference.com to not just help you schedule […]
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Sam Taylor
Sam Taylor
August 4, 2021

How Do You Conduct A Dynamic Virtual Training Session?

As a virtual trainer, you rely on the internet and technology to connect with eager learners. Even before the world went on pause, people were gravitating towards online learning if not for the flexibility and convenience, then for the exceptional content available from niche to mainstream. Now compounded by how people are working from home […]
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Sara Atteby
Sara Atteby
July 21, 2021

Why Teach Virtual School?

Being a virtual teacher absolutely has its perks. For educators, it can take the form of giving lectures and leading a class with an established university or teaching overseas. For learners, they can be teenagers or mature adults continuing their education traditionally or learning about specific and niche topics; all while learning in an online […]
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Alexa T
Alexa T
July 7, 2021

How Can I Be a Good Virtual Teacher?

As we continue to gain traction in an online world, teaching, coaching and other forms of knowledge transmission are gaining in popularity. Pretty much anything you want to learn is available at your fingertips – virtually! But for teachers, and educators who want to know what it takes to really shine while teaching with video […]
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