Tag Archives: mobile devices

Why small businesses should be thinking about mobile device management

The debate that has emerged over the Government’s request for Apple to create a one-time backdoor to access encrypted data on a locked iPhone 5C has brought attention to Mobile Device Management (MDM). While MDM is not new, it has yet to catch on with many small businesses. Understanding how MDM could have resolved the … Continue reading Why small businesses should be thinking about mobile device management »

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 »

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 »

Better Meetings: Make your small business meetings count

When you are sitting in a small business meeting, do you ever wonder how many other people are doing just the same thing? Quite a few as it turns out. In the U.S. alone, there are 25 million formal meetings held each day. With today’s technology, the good news is that not all of those … Continue reading Better Meetings: Make your small business meetings count »

UC Summit 2015: Industry identifies key Unified Communications issues

What do you do when you want to accelerate the adoption of an emerging technology? Well, for one thing, you get industry experts, consultants, vendors and end users together to talk about it.  (It’s all the better when the venue is a beautiful hotel in La Jolla, Calif.) This is exactly what happened this week … Continue reading UC Summit 2015: Industry identifies key Unified Communications issues »