Collaborative Tools – Instant Messaging, Desktop Sharing, and More

When it comes to collaboration, there are numerous tools available on the market – including instant messaging clients, remote desktop sharing services, and webinar solutions. Learn the strengths and weaknesses of each of these tools as well as how to use them effectively to promote teamwork and increase efficiency.

Simple Outline for Planning a Conference

Are you in need of a conference plan outline? Receptionists and department heads are usually tasked to set up conferences, but if you have no idea what you need to do, this can be an overwhelming experience.

Here, we’ll look at some of the ways in which you can get a head of the curve.

10 Free Tips for Small Group Planning

Collaborating and making decisions with a smaller group of people offers different challenges than with larger groups. A larger arena usually means a more set plan on how things will flow—a meeting agenda, so to speak. If your group consists of only a few, you can still plan to achieve your goals.

Open Source Groupware Roundup

Open source groupware, or collaborative software, helps people who are involved in a project achieve their goals. With groupware you can complete a project with different persons performing related tasks. Open Source allows source code modifications to take place to improve the software.

Answering a Cell Phone in a Meeting

In a meeting, you want to focus on the meeting only–but if you happen to receive an important call that you must answer, you should know the appropriate ways of answering cell phones in a meeting. Otherwise the outcome of the meeting could be affected by your behavior.