productivity

July 13, 2017

COLLABORATION

Six Steps: Save Up to a Month a Year by Ditching Your Commute

We’ve all wished for more hours in the day… The real secret? We just need to be more productive with the time we already have. Reclaim those wasted hours. Ditch the drive in six steps.

June 20, 2017

INNOVATION

Innovation, Entrepreneurship, the Brain, and the Mind

It’s not uncommon for emotions to hijack innovation and creativity. To counter this, corporations, and even countries, are embracing mindfulness as a tool to keep the our prefrontal cortexes on board.

September 15, 2016

COLLABORATION

5 Signs It’s Time to Simplify the Way You Meet

Our handy infographic lists five warning signs that your collaboration technology could be holding back your business. Learn some easy tips for better meetings and see how reliable tools can simplify the way you work.

September 24, 2015

COLLABORATION

Take Productivity to New Heights

Getting Value from Improving Internal Communications In my previous post, I considered how better access to information can save time, reach many more people, and create a happier, more engaged workforce. All these benefits flow from improving your organization’s internal communications. In-person meetings are effective, but with today’s increasing reliance on mobility, remote workers, and […]

March 18, 2015

INSIDE CISCO IT

A Wider View of Collaboration – and its Benefits

“Collaboration” usually means “people working together productively by sharing voice, video, and data”. Inside Cisco, the standard idea of Collaboration includes a lot of IT Technology, like: all voice-based Unified Communication (that is, all IP Telephony from hardware and software phones, and all Unity voicemail, and all Contact Centers) all Video conferencing (from Jabber or […]

January 28, 2015

COLLABORATION

4 Ways Video Conferencing Makes a Difference

Video conferencing can provide business benefits no matter the industry. Retailers and financial institutions employ video to interact with customers. Medical professionals consult across distance. Manufacturers address production issues more quickly. Where the need for interaction exists, so does the potential for video conferencing to add value.

November 6, 2013

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

Big Business from Big Data

“Dad, how many mobile phones were sold last year in the whole world?” “Is this a trick question? Well, there are about 7 billion human beings on earth. Assuming every…” “No, no—give me a number.” “Well, I am not 100 percent sure. How many do you think were sold?” “1.75 billion.” “How do you know?” […]