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The Guardian calls Gen X Feckless and Entitled - The Generation Game Pt. 2

The Guardian calls Gen X Feckless and Entitled - The Generation Game Pt. 2

The Guardian calls Millennials 'Maligned as feckless, entitled, absorbed by screens and uninterested in sex, millennials have been a favourite punchbag for some time'

Is a generation war brewing as Millennials, Generation X and Z start to dominate the workplace?

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Deloitte Says - The C-Suite Must Operate as a Team to Run the Business as an Agile Network

Deloitte Says - The C-Suite Must Operate as a Team to Run the Business as an Agile Network

In a study by Deloitte, they stated that as the business environment becomes more competitive and digital disruption continues organisations to become more team-centric, networked and agile. Cross-functional collaboration is essential. It may already be happening across many functional areas; however, the C-Suite are still behaving as independent C-Level functional experts and are lagging behind.

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Say Goodbye to Open Plan Office Space

Say Goodbye to Open Plan Office Space

Recent research from both Harvard and Poly (formerly Polycom & Plantronics) has finally proven something that many office workers have always thought; that open plan offices are more distracting and therefore less productive.

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How can enterprises deal with the sheer scale of communication demanded?

How can enterprises deal with the sheer scale of communication demanded?

As the world becomes more digitised, business has to adapt by becoming faster and staying always connected. The marketplace is becoming more and more competitive and those that don’t adapt don’t survive, no matter how large they may have once been.

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Migrating from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Migrating from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Migrating from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams is surely a criterion for success currently sitting within many enterprise IT, collaboration and other departments that look after meetings. With both being a collaboration service from Microsoft, surely the migration should be a piece of cake, a switch off on Friday afternoon from Skype for Business and turn on of Teams first thing Monday morning?

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Microsoft vs Cisco – Productivity vs Collaboration – A Converging Battle

Microsoft vs Cisco – Productivity vs Collaboration – A Converging Battle

A simple question that many IT Directors, Managers and Collaboration Service Owners are being asked over and over right now. Are you a Microsoft house or a Cisco house?

In the current landscape of video conferencing and collaboration these two behemoths are going head to head, but from opposite sides of the playing field. Microsoft Teams vs Cisco Webex Teams, the battle for the rapidly increasing collaboration space.

Of course, there are other players on the field of play, namely Slack the inventor of this current style of collaboration service along with Google (G-Suite), Facebook (Workplace) and many others. T

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Videocall Invests in ICE managed services cloud platform with Pexip Partnership

Videocall Invests in ICE managed services cloud platform with Pexip Partnership

As you may be aware, Videocall recently became a Gold partner of Pexip, allowing us to take advantage of some of their cutting-edge collaboration investments and further enhance our own VCaaS functionality across our platform ICE managed service platform for our enterprise customers.

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Support Microsoft, Zoom, Pexip Webex and BlueJeans meetings all at once

Support Microsoft, Zoom, Pexip Webex and BlueJeans meetings all at once

IT are facing fantastic changes in the collaboration space that can ensure that the users are better equipped and more effective than ever, whilst the support does not become harder. What are these opportunities? Why are they so important? How can they support multiple services without more cost and complication?

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