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How One Modern Enterprise Used Webcasting Software to Reshape Employee Interactions

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While there are many ways that modern enterprises can use webcasts, you may be looking for inspiration to internally leverage your webcasting software. Get the latest on how one organization made an instrumental change in their enterprise by implementing GlobalMeet Webcast to live stream presentations to employees. Geographical Challenges of the Modern Enterprise With a few thousand employees spanning across …

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GlobalMeet Collaboration Named Summer 2019 Leader by G2

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As we put another quarter behind us and roll into summer, we are excited to announce that GlobalMeet Collaboration received the highest distinction from product review website G2 and is ranked as a leader across the following categories: video conferencing and audio conferencing. G2 is a real-time, peer-to-peer user review platform where users have shared feedback through 800,000+ reviews to help …

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Fun Presentation Ideas to Spice Up Your Meetings

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Today’s enterprises enjoy the freedoms of communicating and collaborating virtually. With so many business professionals on the cusp of adopting virtual meetings, it can be a challenge to create engaging presentations. Fret no more! We have cooked up 7 presentation techniques that will grip your audience and elevate your presentation savvy. 1. Get Hands-On with File Presentation Your audience will …

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What Is the Difference Between a Webinar and Webcast?

Many people use the terms “webinar” and “webcast” interchangeably to describe any web broadcasting technology instead of using the appropriate term. While you may think of webinars and webcasts as the same thing, they’re distinct tools with different features and functions. Each one can be useful for bringing distributed teams together and enabling collaboration to create better business solutions and …

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Improve Employee Productivity with UCaaS

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Consistent productivity matters a lot for any enterprise. With so many tech tools on the market, it can be challenging to pinpoint what will keep teams working efficiently and seamlessly. Luckily, unified communications as a service (UCaaS) makes it a snap to narrow down and implement a wide range of tools. You may ask, “How can UCaaS boost productivity for …

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Hold Music Takes the Sting Out of Waiting

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Enterprises across the globe play hold music for callers in order to diminish the perception of long wait times. Hold music can also add a professional tone (see what we did there?) to your business communications. Although hold music offers many advantages, you need to be mindful of making appropriate choices for your callers. Why is this so important, and …

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#BeatBurnout by Incorporating the Right Tools Into Your Summer Workday

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If you’re finding it hard to stay productive during the summer months, you’re not alone. Many office workers find it difficult to concentrate with the sunlight streaming in through the office windows and friends constantly posting vacation snaps to social media. The good news is that being productive at a modern company often means you don’t always have to be …

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Why You Should Switch to Video Interviews

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If you’re looking for a new team member to join your company, it’s worth taking the time to speak to many different candidates. Interviewing applicants remotely using video conferencing technology allows you to open the field to top-notch candidates who may be qualified but live outside your immediate geographic area. This allows both your team and the new candidate an …

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Why UCaaS is a Game Changer for IT Departments

Why UCaaS is a Game Changer for IT Departments

Unified Communications (UC) has helped enterprises enhance communications, improve collaboration, and increase productivity. It is not all sunshine and flowers, though, as most IT departments responsible for UC will tell you. One of the primary issues surrounding UC is the cost, including the initial investment in equipment as well as the additional support staff, training, and ongoing system management. Another …

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Extend the Life of Your Webcast With Automated Transcriptions

Webcast Transcriptions

Does it feel like your webcasts aren’t reaching their maximum potential? Do you need a better way to engage your audience and make it easier for them to follow your presentation? The newest enhancements to GlobalMeet Webcast could be the answer. Increase Your Productivity At Work As part of the company’s larger initiative to help customers regain lost time and productivity, …

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Home on the Go: Get the Most Out of GlobalMeet Collaboration

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PGi is always looking for ways to elevate productivity and communication at your company – and on the go. Check out GlobalMeet’s new smart collaboration tools and new pricing model that will have you saying, home sweet home. Host virtual meetings for free GlobalMeet Collaboration is now available for free. This allows businesses to host unlimited feature-rich video meetings. Yes, …

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Please the Crowd with Cloud PBX

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Traditional business meetings can be a bore. Businesses of all shapes and sizes can energize internal and external teams by going beyond the traditional meeting experience. Incorporating even a few unified communications as a service (UCaaS) features can improve productivity and communication. Read on to learn more about these crowd-pleasing, enterprise-grade cloud PBX features. Streamline reachability on multiple phones Staying …

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How Unified Communications Unites the Workforce

“Two heads are better than one.” We’ve all heard the old cliché encouraging teamwork, but another cliché that applies to collaboration in the workplace may be, “Easier said than done.” Not long ago, techniques to encourage collaboration included breaking down office walls and pushing employees into cubicles so they could easily see and hear each other. In today’s teleworking world, …

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4 Surprising Ways Video Conferencing Can Help You Connect With Your Team

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If you’ve only been using video conferencing for the occasional check-in with clients, there are plenty of additional ways to use this versatile tool. Incorporating video conferencing into your daily or weekly routine can shake up your meetings, streamline your decision-making process, and help your team members feel more engaged with each other. Here are some of the top ways …

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Why Leading Enterprises Seek Out Hosted PBX

As a business grows, practical expenses like equipping each employee’s space with a phone and voicemail system can grow to be a large expense and headache. Hosted PBX is one way that leading enterprises deal with these issues. Hosted PBX can offer many advantages for the enterprise, including ease and affordability of setup, worldwide access to voicemails and access to …

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5 Reasons Why Live Streaming Is Communication Table Stakes for Enterprise Organizations

Today’s millennial employees crave transparency and real-time information sharing, but with remote workers and global offices, enterprise workforces are now spread far and wide. It can be impossible to get more than a few people from the same department in one room at the same time, let alone a workforce of thousands. That’s where live streaming comes into play. By …

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4 Spicy Screen Sharing Suggestions for Online Conferencing

Using your online conference time to gather together and talk is only the first step in integrating your team across locations. To make your meeting even more productive and effective, start using screen sharing. Incorporating screen sharing into your online conferences can not only keep your team members more engaged, but it can also help you optimize workflows and cut …

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4 Ways Your Collaboration Platform Is Negating Productivity

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When businesses are shopping for a team collaboration platform, user experience isn’t always the main priority. Nevertheless, without considering the essential features your employees need to succeed, your investment will almost always miss the mark. Take your team’s needs and concerns seriously and you’ll avoid countless missteps along the way. Consider these four reasons why collaboration platforms can ruin employee …

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Smart Collaboration Tools that Rejuvenate Virtual Meetings

In today’s fast-paced world, change is inevitable. The integration of artificial intelligence (AI), chatbots and other computer-driven communication systems are reshaping how teams interact during virtual meetings. Businesses of all shapes and sizes need to be agile. They need flexible, intuitive collaboration tools that keep teams on their toes. The effectiveness of your virtual meetings relies on the smart collaboration tools …

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How UCaaS Will Change the Game for Your Enterprise

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If you’re looking for an all-inclusive communications solution that amplifies the productivity within your enterprise, UCaaS can be the answer you seek. UCaaS is an innovative mechanism that combines a cloud phone system with collaboration and conferencing tools. Before you sail off into the sunset with a UCaaS solution, you need a partner that stands out from the rest. Before …

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