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What’s Stopping You From Using Video Conferencing?

What’s Stopping You From Using Video Conferencing?

Video conferencing has been adopted prevalently across many industries as a convenient and modern tool for workplace collaboration. It is a medium that can support current working conditions, such as remote working and BYOD (Bring Your Own Device), and has advanced to such a level that a good service provider can guarantee high quality and reliability.
Yet, many people still believe that a video meeting lacks the personal touch of a face-to-face meeting. However, with the way in which video conferencing has moved on in recent years, many traditional types of meeting can be replaced with a video conferencing solution.

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Video Conferencing Improves Corporate Culture

Video Conferencing Improves Corporate Culture


The workplace has grown increasingly virtual – the rise of the remote workers in recent years has made it more and more important for organisations to keep their staff connected, engaged and working together collaboratively, no matter where they are.
On average, 26% of employees work remotely on a regular basis, either from a home office or on the move (Frost and Sullivan), and C-Level executives and managers are having to rise to face the communications challenges that arise as a result.

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City's Top 5 "Magic Circle" Law Firms Face Growing Competition

City's Top 5 "Magic Circle" Law Firms Face Growing Competition


Last week's Sunday Times article (Business Section - "New legal eagles tuck into magic circles lunch") highlighted just how competitive top-end legal services are getting, with global law firms such as Baker & McKenzie wanting to get a slice of the lucrative UK market which is claimed to be worth 1.5% of GDP.
The so called Magic Circle, which is composed of five of the most elite firms in the UK – including Linklaters – have gone through a period of exceptional growth, and have upped their game not just as a result of competition from other members within the circle, but to counter the external threats posed by established and new entrant global firms such as DLA Piper.

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8 Key Drivers for Adopting Managed Service Video Conferencing

8 Key Drivers for Adopting Managed Service Video Conferencing


Video conferencing is fast becoming a critical component of the modern workplace. Companies are looking for more cost-effective and efficient ways of conducting business, and sending employees halfway across the globe for a single business meeting is no longer a practical option.

Video technology is changing so rapidly that many businesses have disparate standards and technical teams that may be unfamiliar with the technology involved. A growing number of businesses are looking to service providers for support and administration of their video conferencing and telepresence technology. Rather than firms adopting the technology and managing its operation at the same time, the outsourced provider will retain responsibility for the functionality of the service and the equipment with the customer just paying a fee for receipt of the service.

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Empowering Remote Employees with Video Conferencing

Empowering Remote Employees with Video Conferencing


With trends towards flexible working, many employees are now working from home at least one day a week. It is becoming increasingly important to ensure that employees have full capability to work remotely, and can feel just as connected to the company as non-remote workers. Technological advances have led to a significant increase in the use of personal mobile devices for work, meaning that anyone now has the capability to work remotely. Working from home or on the go has a wealth of benefits for employees – many claim it provides them with a better work/life balance and allows them to be more productive and efficient since they can work wherever they are and at any time.

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MyPresence - Low Bandwidth HD Video Conferencing on any Device

MyPresence - Low Bandwidth HD Video Conferencing on any Device


Videocall’s MyPresence video conferencing solution provides HD, secure video conferencing on any device, even on low bandwidth connections. 
It’s especially suited to companies with a large and often mobile workforce who want a good quality, low cost yet reliable video conferencing solution that demands neither specialist hardware nor a high bandwidth network.

Works across iPhones, Androids, tablets, desktops and meeting room systems
Simple software download for each user. No hardware to purchase
Each person gets a link to their own virtual meeting room

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