You don’t need to have the heavily punctuated dialect of Captain Kirk to be able to enjoy the benefits of video conferencing. New technology is making it even easier to connect with clients and colleagues from the bridge of your boardroom…without having to travel light years or sacrifice the human touch (unless you are meeting with Vulcans!)
But are people really using it? It can really cut your costs as well as your carbon footprint by leveraging the in which you have technology you have invested to reduce travel. One barrier I’ve found is that people don’t really know video conferencing etiquette and it’s intimidating.
I found this fantastic how-to guide on video conferencing that outlines things that your staff needs to know (and it might make them warm up to it more) like avoiding bright colors or busy patterns and addressing people in the meeting by name.
You can read it here …. enjoy and live long and prosper!