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Three Solutions That Let You Control Your Video Conference From Your Keyboard

Three Solutions That Let You Control Your Video Conference From Your Keyboard

Video conferencing systems are opening up communication between small businesses and their clients, preventing the need to travel in order to have a face-to-face conversation. As technology has evolved, however, businesses are still struggling to launch and manage phone calls, whether they’re video-chatting from their cubicles or launching a video call in a conference room [...]

Monthly Subscription Makes Virtual Receptionist More Affordable

Monthly Subscription Makes Virtual Receptionist More Affordable

Last year, we mentioned a virtual receptionist service that can help save businesses money. By replacing the front-desk greeter with the ALICE (A Live Interactive Customer Experience) virtual receptionist, businesses can save on annual salaries and benefits for a live person without sacrificing customer service. But the large up-front cost of ALICE made it daunting [...]

8 Inexpensive Gadgets Perfect for Busy Entrepreneurs

8 Inexpensive Gadgets Perfect for Busy Entrepreneurs

What is one must-have gadget under $100 that should be on every business owner’s wish list right now?   The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only nonprofit organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. In partnership with Citi, the YEC recently launched #StartupLab, a free virtual mentorship [...]