What’s the Best Hold Music Ever? It Depends on Who Is Listening

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 What’s the best hold music ever? At FreeConferenceCall.com, it definitely depends on who is doing the listening.

As Spin Magazine reported, if you’ve been waiting on a conference call  anytime since 2004, chances are you’ve vibed to the “sweet, sweet sounds of New York Jazz Ensemble’s ‘Sunshine Soul.’”

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Sales Silver Bullet Revealed: Delivering a Killer Sales Presentation

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 By Jill Huselton

Everyone wants a sales silver bullet — that elusive equation of behaviors that will propel the average salesperson to the level of slayer. A little internet searching will give you a long list of competencies, but let’s face facts: There’s no one way to make a sale. The only silver bullet is the capability to clearly demonstrate to the customer that you care about their needs.

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Embrace Creativity: Using Screen Sharing and Drawing Tools for Team Building

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January 31 is Inspire Your Heart with Art Day. According to MommyPoppins, there are all kinds of ways — and reasons — to celebrate. “Whether it’s written, painted, sculpted, or performed, art helps us feel, communicate, and make sense of life. Visit a local art gallery, take in a musical performance, or have an at-home poetry slam. Let children experiment with water colors, write a song, put on a dance show, or decorate a driveway with chalk art. Today is about celebrating creativity and the power of self-expression.”

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FreeConferenceCall.com Receives Highest Overall Usability Score from G2 Crowd

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So, you love us. How do we know? Well, G2 Crowd, the world’s leading business software review platform, just released the Winter 2017 Web Conferencing Usability Index report. This report helps businesses identify the most usable web conferencing products. Based on more than 3,660 reviews written by business professionals, FreeConferenceCall.com received the highest overall usability score, with an impressive 9.3 out of 10. It just doesn’t get much more usable than that.

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Mary Kay Consultants: Start a Successful 2017

By Stephanie Turcios

Hi! I’m Stephanie and I’ll be spending the next week in New Orleans with thousands of Mary Kay consultants at the Leadership Conference 2017. It is a great time to celebrate past achievements, network, learn from leaders and prepare for an outstanding year ahead.

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Working While Snowed In? Add FreeConferenceCall.com to Your Winter Communications Checklist

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The Snow Day. That elusive yet highly anticipated break from responsibility — for kids, who will trade sledding and hot chocolate for any school day. Working adults, however, have to keep trudging. On top of that injustice, being snowed in often translates into logistical challenges: what to do for childcare for the kids (those fortunate souls), how to get into the office and how to avoid falling behind. Because while your city comes to a standstill, the rest of the world keeps moving. No matter what level the winter storm warning, here are a few pointers on weathering the weather and staying connected.

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At the Intersection of Teaching and Technology: Driving Equitable Access — for Free

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By Kelly Kincaid

Today, FreeConferenceCall.com is exhibiting at the California League of Schools’ (CLS) annual Teaching with Technology conference held in Monterey, California. This year, the focus is “Harnessing the Power of Connected Learning”. To learn more, I reached out to the Director of Community and School Relations, Maryam Diaab Hall, for an interview. And while I took a walk on the beach — and my interviewee took her kids to the park — we chatted in a virtual conference room about what connected learning really looks like.

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