16 Jul 2019
Remote Presentation

When was the last time you had someone show up on your doorstep selling something? Probably not in a long time! . Of course, old habits die hard. Door-to-door selling and cold calling may never actually disappear, but one thing is for certain; it’s definitely dying out. With a booming remote workforce popping up around…

07 May 2019
Startup

Every entrepreneur knows that when you’re setting up your business, you are working full time. Putting in days and nights is part of the process, and while it’s a labour of love, it’s demanding. There are many meetings to be had with stakeholders, partners, vendors, suppliers – the list goes on. There’s no shortage of…

19 Mar 2019
callbridge

There was a time when every transaction, every meeting, and every exchange was done face to face. In-person was the only way. Until the advent of the automatic bank teller, patiently standing in a single file out the door and down the block, to turn a paycheck into cash on a Friday afternoon was normal….

22 Jan 2019
callbridge

As workplaces continue to evolve, so do the ways in which we share ideas, solve problems and discuss plans in meetings. The advent of virtual meetings is a wonderful perk of a more dynamic workplace that isn’t confined to a conference room in an office. In fact, it’s the total opposite and it’s been met…

06 Feb 2018
Meeting Room 8

Callbridge.com includes hashtag-generating AI-bot Named Cue™ Toronto (February 7, 2018) – iotum, an Inc. 5000 company, announced its Artificial Intelligence meeting assistant, Cue™, is available to use in-market for virtual meeting platform, Callbridge™. Callbridge is the world’s most advanced virtual meeting system and includes core features such as YouTube video streaming for Webinars, deep personalization,…

05 Feb 2018
callbridge

Everyone, no matter what the industry, engages in a conference call or online meeting at least once a week. It’s probably safe to assume that by now most of us are pros at these virtual meetings, right? Unfortunately, no. We’ve all been in that 9:00 am meeting with people frantically asking for their access pins,…

02 Feb 2018
Censorship Book Devices

All Callbridge meetings use 128-bit encryption and we go the extra mile to ensure you never need to fear the intrusion of unwanted guests. But for those extra private calls, we also offer a number of extra security options depending on the type of meeting you are hosting 1. Meeting Lock Prevent unwanted visitors from…

15 Jan 2018
Car-Black-White-Reflection

It’s the nightmare scenario – a competitor has been secretly listening in to your call, and now they know all the details of your plans. Sound far-fetched? Not really. It happens more often than you might think, and it’s one of the very real downsides of a virtual meeting as compared to an in-person meeting….

05 Jan 2018
Callbridge

We all know that you can save a ton of money and time by holding an online meeting. It just makes sense – get everyone together on the phone and save gas costs, airfare costs, travel time and more. What if you could save a ton of CO2 as well? CO2 emissions, anyway… This morning…

02 Mar 2017
Rule of Hiring Resume

The 5% rule is an HR and staffing rule. Hire to raise the mean of the team, each and every time you hire.  Hire the smartest candidates you interview – the top 5%.  Microsoft sees, on average, 14,000 resumes per month.  Of those, less than 100 are hired.  The company could grow much faster, but doesn’t. …

25 Jun 2008

Open Beta introduces a fresh new approach to business conversations. OTTAWA–June 25, 2008—iotum™ today launched the open beta of Calliflower, a visual conference calling service designed to meet the growing conferencing needs of business. As a result of iotum’s positive experience with more than 200,000 users on Facebook, Calliflower expands iotum’s market reach to the…

26 Nov 2007

Tech Industry Veteran Randall Howard Joins Board and Becomes Chairman Ottawa, Ontario – Nov. 26, 2007 – iotum, a pioneer and leader in voice services for social networks, announced today that it has received new investment funding from boutique investment and management consulting firm VERDEXUS. Financial details were not disclosed; iotum will use the new…

26 Jun 2006

Sophisticated business communications with small-business sense (Ottawa, Ontario – June 26, 2006) iotum announced today that Versature, a managed service provider of Business Class Voice over IP (VoIP) communications for the small and medium business market (SMB) will offer iotum to their growing base of business customers. Later this year iotum will be a standard…

06 Feb 2006

On February 6th,  at the South Pointe Resort in Phoenix, AZ, iotum™ launched its new offering, based on its Relevance Engine, before an audience of leading business, consumer and technology trade media, analysts and investors. “iotum brings to DEMO 2006 something that is unique, needed and timely for everyone from individuals to executives,” said Chris…