The Modern Conference Room: A Mobile Video Conferencing Room on a Budget

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With the new year underway, resolutions are in full swing. "Every year business owners say they aim to replace the old with the new. This is the year to do it! In 2017 [small businesses] should resolve to better their facilities, including buying new equipment, hiring new entry level and management staff and nurturing their business for the better," explained Lior Rachmany, CEO and Founder of Dumbo Moving + Storage, to Business News Daily.

Sounds great, at least in theory. But how do you apply this “new and improved” approach to your business, particularly to communications? Unless you received some serious gift cards this holiday season, that heavy mahogany conference room table and giant screen for video conferencing might still be out of budget. Good news! You don’t really need either, especially not for everyday conferencing. Read More...

Be Like MacGyver: Trick Out Your Phone with Mobile Apps

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If you're like me, you unwrapped a new mobile phone this holiday season. While it doesn't come with that new car smell, it does deliver crisp, clear photos and videos, crazy customization options and some darn good bass.

But the reality of a phone these days — regardless of the built-in bells and whistles — is that what you get out of it depends on what you, well, install. Personally, I like my phone supercharged with apps, ready to MacGyver my way through any communications conundrum or miscellaneous tough spot. As they say, “There's an app for that.” Read More...

To the Inhabitants of Planet Earth: Happy Holidays and a Joyous 2017

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2016 has been quite a year, with highs, lows and more shock value than anyone anticipated. With all that’s happened, most of us feel like a holiday is long overdue — but this year, let’s do one thing before we leave. Let's make it a point to embrace a global perspective on who we are and where we're going.

So, imagine we’re part of one human race, with its countless unique expressions of identity. Imagine we are one family, all spinning together on a little rock in a tiny galaxy in an infinite universe. Sure, we have our differences. Families always do. But as another calendar year draws to a close, let's choose to remember what brings us together. Read More... Named 2016 Best and Brightest Company to Work for in the Nation

FreeConferenceCall won Best and Brightest Companies to Work For In  The Nation Winner 2016

Did you happen to notice that is looking especially radiant today? Here’s a hint. It’s not a new haircut. It’s because we’re glowing from our win — being named a 2016 Best and Brightest Company to Work For in the Nation.

The Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® competition identifies and honors organizations that display a commitment to excellence in their human resource practices and employee enrichment. Organizations are assessed based on categories such as communication, work-life balance, employee education, diversity, recognition, retention and more.   Read More...