Tips & Techniques

Blue Jeans = Skype + Polycom: Water And Oil Don’t Mix

photo credit: bitjungle Blue Jeans Network is a hot video conferencing startup that has been gaining a lot of attention even since before the public release of its product earlier this year.  They raised $23M from a set of A-list investors with its cloud-based solution that aims to bridge any…

Stanford Study Shows Working From Home Is More Productive

Early last week Lifehacker posted a story about a recent Stanford University experiment on teleworkers in a Chinese travel agency.  It turns out that those who worked from home were significantly more productive (i.e. received more calls thus booked more flights) than their office-bound counterparts.  To be more precise, teleworkers logged…

VSee Features Highlight – Invites

VSee is going social! If you have ever thought that VSee was a great program and wished there was an easy way to share it with others, then you need to try out new “Invite” feature which makes it simple to bring your friends and coworkers into the VSee family. Just…

Is It Okay To Check E-mail During A Video Conference?

Married To Your Car Or Your Spouse?

How To Keep Your Job When It Moves

Alert! You Have Too Many Unread E-mails

California Dreamin’ (of Telework)

VSee for Paso A Paso Online Language Learning

VSee Features Highlight: One-click

Everyone knows that “less is more,” right?  VSee’s dedication to this common-sense design principle into action by making it possible for anyone to get started using VSee with just a single click from its home page.  There is no downloading and no installing involved for the user. If you’re interested…

Dealing With Sexual Harassment In A Video Conference

Telework: An Antidote To Micromanaging

Teleworking Without Power, Courtesy of Irene

Videoconference Interviews Are Replacing The Face-to-Face

Telework: Taming A New Frontier

Eight years ago when a friend told me about her coworker who lived 3 or 4 hours away from their company and worked from home most of the week, I was astounded.  Now I’m in an even more extreme situation, living a couple of thousand miles away from company headquarters…

A Great Customer Service Experience Can Be One Click Away

Summary:  An example of how a one-click Skype call improved my customer service experience, and how a VSee video call with screen-share could make it even better. Yesterday afternoon, after discovering that my tires had been slashed, I was online trying to figure out if my insurance policy would cover…

Why It’s Important To See Your Coworkers

Summary:  Mirror neurons may be the key to explaining why it’s so important to see people for social interactions. With the remote work revolution seriously getting underway, a recent article from Knowledge @ Wharton Today reminds us that remote workers may be losing more knowledge than we know from the…

Freedom Rings–You Can’t Run From It Anymore

Here is a link is to a video I made of a Primerica agent who swears by Ring (powered by VSee).  This was at the Primerica show a few weeks ago.  If you fast forward to about 6:00 min, he does 1:45 min story on how he showed an elderly, reluctant…

Time To Jump On the Teleworking Bandwagon?

VSee’s No Vacation Policy

Summary:  Inspired by Hubspot, VSee is also implementing a policy of “no policy on vacations” as a company culture hack.  Let us know if you think it will work! Who’s The Nut With The Bright Idea Dharmesh Shah is a serial founder that I admire a lot for his scientific…