News and Articles About Video Conferences

Match the Right Communication Type to the Occasion
Communications Strategies

Match the Right Communication Type to the Occasion

Select the correct method by weighing the task at hand, the recipient, a message's urgency and the potential risk of a misunderstanding.
Karen Lachtanski
5 Exercises for Bonding a Far-Flung Team
Team-building

5 Exercises for Bonding a Far-Flung Team

The significance of strong relations to an effective team only become more apparent as the demands of business compel us to work remotely.
Mark Gilbreath
Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Weather the February Hustle and Bustle
Growth Strategies

Tips to Help Entrepreneurs Weather the February Hustle and Bustle

While February may be the month for romance, it also happens to be the busiest for meetings. Here are a few ways to stay on top of your game.
Survey: 91% of Business Professionals Have Never Seen the People They Regularly Work With
Technology

Survey: 91% of Business Professionals Have Never Seen the People They Regularly Work With

As face-to-face interaction becomes less prominent in businesses, what else has been lost?
Kate Taylor
Can't Make That Meeting? Skype Could Have the Solution With 3-D Video Calling
Technology

Can't Make That Meeting? Skype Could Have the Solution With 3-D Video Calling

The technology is far off still but could give the niche format wider appeal.
Benjamin Kabin
Google Creates 'Helpouts,' a Video Service for One-On-One Expert Advice
Marketing

Google Creates 'Helpouts,' a Video Service for One-On-One Expert Advice

Businesses and topic experts who use the new tool will be able to set and charge fees for their services, Google says.
Jason Fell
Technology

Video Conferencing So Easy a 3-Year-Old Can Use It

Zoom brings affordable, full-featured video meetings to small businesses, and created a tablet-based education platform that children can use.
4 Ideas for Hosting Google+ Hangouts 'On Air'
Marketing

4 Ideas for Hosting Google+ Hangouts 'On Air'

How to make the social network's video conferencing tool work for your business.
Brian Honigman
3 Low-Cost Tools for Better Virtual Meetings
Technology

3 Low-Cost Tools for Better Virtual Meetings

Alternatives for traditional meetings that still give you face time with clients and remote employees.
Cynthia Boris
4 Tools for High-Def Video Conferencing
Technology

4 Tools for High-Def Video Conferencing

Bring clarity to your next meeting with one of these four video conferencing tools, then choose which way you want to connect.
John Patrick Pullen
Video Conference Etiquette for Dummies
Leadership

Video Conference Etiquette for Dummies

Video calls come with their own set of rules, which boils down to: Remember, everyone in the meeting can see you. The Esquire Guy explains.
Is There Proper Etiquette for Videoconferencing?
Leadership

Is There Proper Etiquette for Videoconferencing?

The Esquire guy tackles the subtle art of the video call, from where to look to which headset to wear to how loudly to speak to, well, whether or not pants are optional.
Ross McCammon
A New Tool for Mobile Video Group Chats
Technology

A New Tool for Mobile Video Group Chats

This four-way video-calling service can help your team stay in touch on the road.
Jonathan Blum
Making the Switch to a Virtual Office Painless
Growth Strategies

Making the Switch to a Virtual Office Painless

Besides the planning and expense, creating a virtual office hinges upon getting the right software. Here's one new tool that aims to make it easy.
Jonathan Blum