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By Ben Fineman, Program Manager for Internet2 It’s no secret that Zoom has been generating a lot of interest in the research and education community. By Zoom’s own count, they currently have users at over 5,800 separate educational institutions. That’s a lot! There’s clearly something going on there to take note of, and we’ve been […]
Frost & Sullivan’s Analyst Gauntlet is a structured program wherein participating vendors and service providers give industry analysts deep dives and demonstrations of their collaboration solution. The analyst then uses the collaboration solution over a period of time and provides candid feedback based on his/her user experience with the specified tool. This week I’m putting […]
You’ve just had a successful Zoom conference with your entire team: the folks in the office, the team member working from home today, consultants in other countries, and a VP out on the road. The real question is: what comes next? For most people, the end of the meeting is just the beginning. Now it’s […]
Over the past several years, we have witnessed an evolution in the classroom. Some would call it a revolution. The traditional instructor-led lecture is slowly giving way to a more active model. Students are being asked to learn in a more collaborative environment. This small group collaborative interaction motivates students to be more engaged. As […]
How To Teach Online Lessons with Zoom A couple of years ago, my business partner (James) and I (Kris) launched an online English as a Second Language (ESL) school in Turkey. An integral part of any online lesson is which videoconferencing software you use. Skype is popular with independent online teachers, but it lacks a […]
“Frugality includes all the other virtues.” – Cicero Did you know employees eligible for federal telework work remotely 2 days per week, reducing office space by up to 30%, absenteeism by 31%, and voluntary turnover by 4%, while increasing productivity by 12.5%. (Source: Global WorkPlace Analytics.) The Patent and Trademark Office reported a 21% first-year […]
Since Zoom launched in February 2013, we have reached over 10 million participants, attracting over 20,000 businesses and 1,400 educational institutions globally. Zoom’s success has led many to ask: what is the magic formula? Nick Chong, our Head of Product Marketing, answered this question on a guest blog post for the Dell’s Founders Club. Nick is responsible for […]
As a small business owner, I was excited when I discovered Zoom. I had been looking for a web-based, screen-sharing program to use to teach seniors how to get the most out of their computers, phones and tablets. What I discovered once I started “playing”’ with the many features Zoom offers, is that it is […]
By Carol Kinsey Goman, Ph.D. When successful, virtual meetings enable talented peers to work together regardless of location and organizations to mine the collective wisdom of a widely dispersed employee population. In order to tap into this potential, enterprises are increasingly using geographically distributed teams as a key part of their business strategy. While there […]