Have you ever wondered how the industrial design team at Plantronics goes from concept to creation? Jennifer Kehoe, Plantronics’ global product marketing manager sat down with John Kelley, Plantronics’ principal industrial designer, for a behind the scenes, first-look, at the creation of the Voyager 6200 UC headset. The innovative neckband headset, designed with the enterprise in mind, provides the versatility needed in today’s workforce while … Continue reading Backstage pass with Voyager 6200 UC: Behind the design of the most versatile enterprise headset
We’re all aware that smartphones have become the world’s primary communications device, even in the office. According to the Frost & Sullivan 2017 IT Decision Maker survey, 36% of respondents do at least part of their business function via smartphone – either one that they’ve bought themselves or provisioned by IT. But smartphones are far from perfect. We’ve all been there – your battery is … Continue reading Introducing the Newest Business Power Couple.
Today’s workers are making it clear that they feel more productive working outside of the office when it comes to important work-related projects. (See: “Small business employees feel more productive working remotely, survey finds”). In response, small businesses need to ensure employees can connect and collaborate over a range of devices whenever and wherever they are to maximize productivity. Research conducted last year by … Continue reading Mobile Unified Communications helps boost productivity of small business remote workers
If your small business marketing isn’t employing mobile video, you’re missing a key opportunity for customer engagement. More than half of YouTube views come from mobile devices. This should not be a surprise, however, considering that most customers have a smartphone and for an increasing number, it’s their primary way to get online. Among millennials, 21 percent no longer use desktop computers to go online, … Continue reading Mobile video is a small business marketing ‘must have’
Desiring to be “always on” and connected, today’s workers are employing a range of devices to get work done. (See: “Are small business employees using multiple devices for work? Tips to protect data.”) However, thanks to an abundance of mobile apps and cloud computing, it’s very possible to run a small business strictly using a smartphone or a tablet. While that might enable you to … Continue reading How to run a small business from a smartphone
Today’s tools for business are a far cry from the days when a desk phone and PC were standard small business office equipment. With a desire to be always on, most workers, whether they bring their own mobile devices (BYOD) or use ones provisioned by the company, work from a desktop or laptop, smartphone and possibly a tablet to conduct business throughout the workday. Why … Continue reading Are small business employees using multiple devices for work? Tips to protect data