As Dean Martin once sang, “Everybody needs somebody sometimes.” For conference call hosts, that somebody is an operator. For certain kinds of conference calls, adding a trained operator, like the ones you can get through the Conference Group, can help the call succeed and eliminate some of the stress on the call leader. Here are … Continue reading 4 Ways an Operator Can Make Your Conference Call More Effective
Meetings are a great way to share ideas and generate discussion, but they are also opportunities to build team cohesion. Meetings are where coworkers get to know the other members of the team and see how they are working together to accomplish a goal. However, it takes more than bringing people together, whether in-person or … Continue reading 4 Icebreaker Activities You Should Use For Virtual Meetings
Advances in mobile technology and the internet have made it easier than ever to keep remote teams together. Businesses can use virtual meeting tools, like those provided by the Conference Group, to allow people in different locations work and collaborate as if they were together in person. It’s vital that businesses use suitable virtual meeting … Continue reading 4 Common Virtual Meeting Mistakes the Conference Group Can Help You Avoid
Meetings are valuable tools that can help organizations communicate, cooperate, and collaborate more effectively. The most effective meetings are the ones where all of the critical stakeholders are gathered to make a decision. Bringing people together for a meeting can be challenging since everyone has different schedules. Thanks to remote meeting tools, like those from … Continue reading How to Choose the Best Time for a Meeting
Over the past 20 years, online video has gone from being a rarity to something we stream in real time at high definition. This change has been very beneficial for businesses, who can benefit from using video content to promote their services and video meetings to connect with potential customers. Video meetings tools, like Together … Continue reading 4 Ways You Can Use Video Meetings to Improve Your Business
An often-heard complaint about meetings is that they are a waste of time. However, it’s clear that meetings can be beneficial when done right. A productive meeting is never a waste of time. One of the problems is that meeting planners often do things that hurt the productivity of their gatherings. Here are four common … Continue reading 4 Common Mistakes That Make Your Meetings Less Productive
At The Conference Group, we get asked all the time about what types of conferencing are best for a given business.