Category Archives: Conference How-tos

5 Ways Teachers Can Use Video Conferencing for the Classroom with FreeConferenceCall.com

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By Edward Steinhauser

Use video conferencing to create authenticreal-world situations for your students. There is so much more educators can do when we expand learning beyond our four walls, bringing the world to our students and our students to the world.

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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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Think Outside the Card: How to Celebrate Mother’s Day With FreeConferenceCall.Com

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With Mother’s day just around the corner, we thought we’d share some easy tips for a unique way to celebrate. Chocolate, flowers and homemade cards are always a great gift for mom. But, why not think outside the card this year by getting the entire family together on a conference call for your mom or grandma.

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5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 5)

To help you get 2016 off to a great start, we’ve posted ideas about ways to improve productivity. Each blog article has included apps you can use to better manage your time, take control of your mobile devices, declutter your inbox and desk and hold more efficient meetings. Our final tip is all about maintaining your work/life balance.

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5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 4)

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To get the new year started, we’re offering a tip each day this week to help you improve your productivity. We’ve covered time management, device management and inbox management. Now we’re moving on to meetings, which almost everyone recognizes needs better management. (Management seems to be a theme here.)

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5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 3)

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We’re 13 days into the new year. How are your resolutions coming? To make it easier and do it one step at a time, we’re offering a tip a day to help improve your productivity.

So far, we’ve offered suggestions for manging your time and your mobile devices. Now you’ve got to straighten up your ‘stuff’. It might be more than your desk that needs a good cleaning—so start out the new year with a tidy approach to all your ‘overwhelming’ tasks.

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Productivity Tip #2: Be the Master of Your Own Devices

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5 Steps to Productivity in 2016 – and the Apps That Will Help You (Part 2)

 In our first blog of this series, we (somewhat unwillingly) admitted that we can’t be productive every minute of every day. Part of that is due to the fact that our devices are always buzzing, ringing and dinging. So how can you start to feel like your life isn’t ruled by your device?

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