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Business Collaboration
February 12, 2016
Written by Pam Bednarczyk, Content Marketing Manager
We’ve written before about how most people today consider meetings to be time-wasters. What many don’t consider is that they can be money-wasters, too. And we don’t mean that in some abstract, 30,000-foot way. We’re talking about real dollars. What’s your meeting style? Take the fun ShoreTel...
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How to Get the Most Out of Remote Meetings - ShoreTel
February 10, 2016
Written by Carolyn Wellsfry Cheng, Sr. Manager, Demand Generation
For all of its advantages - flexibility, no commute, a greater ability to tailor your personal work style - working remotely isn't without its challenges. Often, you feel them most when you're relying on technology to help you participate in a meeting as effectively as if you were sitting in the...
ShoreTel Government Agencies
January 28, 2016
Written by Lionel Tran, Global Customer Advocacy and Reference Programs Manager
Government agencies are complex organizations, often home to hundreds of employees and operations that span numerous locations. That means efforts to improve their productivity and deliver better customer service are often difficult. But unified communications can help. Features such as integrated...
January 27, 2016
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
One of the biggest complaints we hear about meetings is that they waste people’s time. Indeed, some researchers say between 25% to 50% of the time spent in meetings is put to no good use. Given that many people today feel as if they’re always trying to cram too much activity into too little time,...
ShoreTel Build a Better Business Meeting
January 22, 2016
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
Over the last several weeks, we’ve written about how people dread meetings and offered tips on making them successful. A lot of our advice is common sense – plan and stick to an agenda, don’t allow conversation to wander, be sure everyone participates and use effective meeting technology like...
ShoreTel Startups use WebRTC
January 21, 2016
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
Startups have a well-deserved reputation for innovation and market disruption. From Facebook to Uber, many have built their success on a foundation of emerging technologies. Fortunately for newly minted companies, there are always advances on the horizon. The trick is knowing which are worthwhile...
ShoreTel Build a Better Business Meeting
January 20, 2016
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
American workers spend a lot of time in meetings. And why not? On paper, meetings make perfect sense as an organized way to keep teams in touch, update other departments about an effort’s progress, share business intelligence and in general keep channels of communication open around the company. On...
ShoreTel Unified Communications Boston Globe
January 14, 2016
Written by Lionel Tran, Global Customer Advocacy and Reference Programs Manager
If you’ve seen the Academy Award nominated movie Spotlight , you know how important telecommunications is to the news business. Reporters rely on the telephone to run down leads and interview sources, communicate with their editors from the field and even email in articles they’ve written on a...
ShoreTel Unified Communications Chervon China
January 08, 2016
Written by Joe Tam, Area Sales Manager, North Asia
Helping Chinese companies to cut the cost of doing business in international markets The Canadian communications philosopher Marshall McLuhan was spot on when he coined the term Global Village and predicted the virtual elimination of geography. Yet a result of this Global Village is the challenge...
ShoreTel WebRTC
January 06, 2016
Written by Chandler Harris, Content Marketing Manager
After a couple of years of quiet growth, WebRTC is poised to become a mainstream technology in 2016 – one that has major implications for unified communications . That’s because almost all of the major browsers have now announced support for this open API, including Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox,...

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