21 May 2019
Online Video Conferencing

Remote meetings have become an essential part of how work gets done across the globe. Even if you are living in a big city, it helps bridge the gap if you’re located in one part of town and your office is in the other. Conference calls and video conferencing make it seem like there’s literally…

14 May 2019
business interview

When it comes to first impressions, the way you come across (your “packaging”) is everything. Humans naturally “thin slice” (a psychological methodology that involves observing an interaction and drawing narrow and immediate conclusions based on what is perceived) as a way to make sense of the unknown. We instinctively pick up on cues that generate…

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…

16 Apr 2019
Video-Conferencing

If you’re part of a geographically distributed team or even an employee who occasionally works from home, surely you’re no stranger to virtual meetings. With 2.9% of the American workforce (that’s 3.9 million people) working remotely, flexible working situations are skyrocketing. From catch-ups to follow-ups, to tissue sessions and more, convening online with team members…

09 Apr 2019
callbrige-conference-space

Between tools for project management, team collaboration and group communication, the ways in which we communicate are exponentially helping us to do it better. Especially video conferencing, and how it’s reinvigorating the workplace as we know it. Consider the modern day use of a phone booth room, which is exactly what it sounds like. You…

02 Apr 2019
callbrodge-video-conferencing

There are so many things to consider when your startup is raring to go. Unfortunately, that’s when cybersecurity tends to fall to the wayside. Other more seemingly pressing matters such as designing a website, new business development, hiring the right talent, etc. take centre stage. This is where making the mistake of not setting up…

26 Mar 2019
callbridge-AI-meeting

There was a moment in history when the mention of artificial intelligence was like something out of a science fiction novel. While we aren’t exactly commuting in spacecraft between planets à la Jetsons, we do have a couple of things to thank artificial intelligence for, especially on the business front. Here’s a look at how…

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….

05 Mar 2019
cloud based conference call

Every entrepreneur is keenly aware of the communication necessary for their startup to breakthrough. There are many, many meetings and conference calls to be had across the board. At first, most moving parts are closely connected. As the business expands, growing to accommodate more supply and demand, so does the connected web of communication. It…

19 Feb 2019
callbridge

We’ve heard of hot desking, colleagues bringing in puppies (sometimes even the occasional iguana), but what do you know about a huddle room and how can they benefit your business? It draws from the same logic as a football huddle when the coach gathers the team in a tight circle to share words of wisdom,…

15 Jan 2019
Conference-Habits

When everyone comes together for a conference call meeting, you want to make sure to bring your A game. Representing your company in the best light and making a good first impression is what sets you apart from the rest, helping you to close a deal or make a killer pitch. While your presentation might…

18 Dec 2018
Cut paper

Cut Out The Cost of Paper & Go Virtual With a Video Conferencing Solution HR departments across the globe churn out reams of used paper every year as part of their day-to-day business activities. Although this paper is recycled into other usable materials, companies everywhere could save a lot of time and money by using…

13 Nov 2018
Office Setting

How Video Call Recording​ Can Be Used in Human Resources HR professionals are usually tasked with hiring and screening new employees, meaning they have to see a lot of people over the course of their careers. If you are an HR professional, you know that anything that can help you sort through the procession of…

30 Oct 2018
Product Demos

Conduct Sales Calls with a Human Touch with Callbridge’s Video Conferencing Solution In a world where everyone is carrying a computer around in their pocket don’t be the one person who is conducting their sales and demo outreach without leveraging technology. Moving your sales and demo outreach onto a video conferencing solution will greatly improve…

02 Oct 2018
Meeting Complete

The Rise of The Shorter, More Meaningful Online Meeting in The Workplace This month, Callbridge will be focusing on emerging trends in the 21st century workplace, and what they mean for your meetings. This week’s topic is centered around the emergence of the ultra-short, ultra-efficient online meeting that has begun to replace the drawn-out, rambling…

25 Sep 2018
Smartphone Call

How to collaborate across time zones with an international conference call Conference calls tend to get harder to plan and manage the farther people are away from each other. At Callbridge, we have a few methods of getting around this challenge. We know that in today’s increasingly globalized world, being able to smoothly hold an…

21 Sep 2018
Conference-Call-Hosting

7 Tips When Hosting a Conference Call with Callbridge If this is the first time you are learning to host a conference call on any platform, I would recommend starting at our support center where there are a lot of useful ‘How To’ guides and detailed support articles to help you get started. If not,…

21 Jun 2018
Callbridge-Conferencing

Callbridge empowers your meetings. It is the world’s most advanced meeting system. It acts less like a conference call, and more like a discussion facilitator. Some of Callbridge’s best attributes take place after your meeting. These features are not available with any other meeting software. Our artificially intelligent bot Cue automatically creates transcripts of all your…

25 Apr 2018
Cue-Smart

Get more from your meetings, using AutoTranscript, the latest feature powered by artificial intelligence.     What if you could search your life and instantly pinpoint the precise time when something was said? What if we told you science is getting close? Artificial intelligence is being applied to various sectors of the business world. We…

05 Feb 2018
Callbridge Virtual Conferencing Listening

This is the first in a series of blog posts on conferencing cost management, and how Callbridge can help. More than a decade ago, audio conferencing was a standardized service offered by the telecom department in any medium or large sized business.  A couple of folks internally managed a bridge, owned by the business, and…