Monthly Archives: February 2016

Make sure co-working spaces are a ‘sound’ fit for your small business team

Remember the day when you and your entire small business team sat around the table in your office for a meeting. Times have changed. While that scenario still plays out in many companies, thanks to mobile devices and cloud-based services your team can be anywhere and at any time dial into an audio or video … Continue reading Make sure co-working spaces are a ‘sound’ fit for your small business team »

Switching your small business to VoIP? How to get it right

If you are looking for ways to save your small business money (who isn’t?) switching your phone system is one way. Small business owners who have made the transition from traditional analog plain old telephone service (POTS) to VoIP, which stands for voice over Internet protocol, are enjoying cost savings. That’s because by employing VoIP, … Continue reading Switching your small business to VoIP? How to get it right »

Better Meetings: Train your small business team to be better meeting participants

Considering how much time you spend in meetings – anywhere from 11 to 30 or more hours, according to 40 percent of respondents in Plantronics recent global survey – you want to be sure that they are productive and accomplish objectives. Besides having an agenda and staying on topic, it’s important that everyone participates in … Continue reading Better Meetings: Train your small business team to be better meeting participants »

Better Meetings: Make sure technology is fail safe for your virtual small business meetings

Airport lounge, local coffee shop, on the beach or right in your own backyard are just some of the places you can conduct a small business meeting with one or many today using mobile devices and apps and cloud-based collaboration services. But the ease with which you can hold a virtual meeting doesn’t necessarily insure … Continue reading Better Meetings: Make sure technology is fail safe for your virtual small business meetings »