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6 Tips to Improve Your Next Conference Call

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It is true that physical, face-to-face board room meetings are in a decline with the rapid growth of telecommunication technology. With the workforce becoming increasingly remote, more people choosing to work at home, and the need for colleagues from different offices (and even from around the world) to collaborate, conference calls are turning into a common ritual. But despite the benefits of...

10 Creative Places to Hold Your Next Conference Call

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For today’s home-working warriors and digital nomads, they are no longer bound by the four walls of the office and can work almost seamlessly thanks to the help of technology. Sometimes though when you are working at home, your home office can seem a little dull, which leads you to consider going to the OUTSIDE world for a little refreshment. Digital nomads who are constantly on the go might need...

How Video Conference Calls Can Help Your Career

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At FreeConference.com, we devote our time to create the best possible experience for our customers, so it means a lot when our customers express their appreciation. One of our customers recently wrote to us and praised our service. This customer, Jonathan, is a researcher at a renowned university, and said that our service provided an accessible, convenient solution for his career needs. Jonathan...

6 Tips for the Best Conference Call Recording

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What happens if key attendees for a conference call can’t make it and need to be caught up on all the information from the call? Or there were so many great ideas going back and forth in your last weekly meeting via phone conference that you couldn’t possibly take notes on everything? The easy answer to these issues is to record any conference call you make in order to easily return to the...

What to Do if You Hear Hold Music on a Conference Call

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You’re 10 minutes into an important conference call with employees, board members, and important guests. Suddenly you hear the familiar jazzy beat of generic hold music blaring over your call and drowning the current speaker out. You don’t know which caller it’s coming from or how to stop it. Sound familiar? The dreaded hold music is just one form of loud interruption to a conference call that...

Top 7 Conference Call Etiquette Mistakes

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In our age of connectivity, conference calls are more important than ever. They let whole teams of people who may never have the opportunity to meet in person come together. It can be a great exchange, but it can quickly go sour if you don’t observe some important business etiquette rules. Remember, though you may be sitting on a sofa at home or lounging at a Starbucks sipping a latte, you are...

Five Tips on Comparing Conference Calling Services

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Comparing conference call services may seem like a daunting task to the person assigned to wading through the dozens of conference call companies that pop up on your internet searches. It seems like you almost need a PH.D to figure this one out! How do you gain confidence that you have finally found a winner? Here are 5 Steps to Making that perfect choice: What is the range of their...

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