Philosophically Rethinking Video Conferencing and Its Return on Investment

by Stephanie Capouch in Lifesize | Comments 0

Lifesize Video Evangelist Simon Dudley recently sat down with communications-industry veteran Dr. S. Ann Earon of Telemangement Resources International for a casual yet informative discussion about the “real return on investment (ROI) of video conferencing,” something that we wrote about recently on this blog.  The two-part video is definitely worth a watch, as it’s a chance… Continue ReadingLifesize, Technology


Calculating the Real Cost of Video Conferencing

by Stephanie Capouch in Lifesize | Comments 0

Like a lot of things in life, when it comes to adopting video conferencing in the workplace, there are two types of people: those who intuitively “get it,” and those who need some convincing.  For people in the first camp, the inherent usefulness and value of a video conferencing system is self-apparent; to quote one… Continue ReadingLifesize, Technology, Trends


How to Make Meetings More Productive

by Tricia Austin in Changing the Way the World Communicates | Comments 0

How much time do you waste in meetings? According to a recent study conducted by Verizon, it might be even more than you think. Their study found that meetings now take up 37% of the average employee’s workweek—not surprising given that American businesses collectively conduct about 11 million meetings a day. An NPR piece published… Continue ReadingChanging the Way the World Communicates, People, Technology


Throw Useless Meetings Out the Window

by Farzana Sedillo in Lifesize | Comments 0

“Meetings get a bad rap, and deservedly so—most are disorganized and distracted. But they can be a critical tool for getting your team on the same page.” -Justin Rosenstein Everyone complains about meetings. I have yet to meet anyone who desires to have more meetings in their day. What it really comes down to is… Continue ReadingLifesize, People


It’s here … Come join the Lifesize Community!

by Michael Torok in Features | Comments 0

I’m sitting here with my cup of coffee thinking about Star Wars and why I love communities. Okay, mostly about the way communities work, how they take on a life of their own and how they create a sense of camaraderie, even family. The sense of community is strong, it’s akin to the Force before… Continue ReadingFeatures, Lifesize, People