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Huddle Rooms: Your Guide to Setting Up a Huddle Space for More Efficient Meetings

by Julian Fields in Best Practices, Meeting Room
Huddle rooms are projected to replace almost 70% of all meeting rooms by 2022. Here is a full breakdown of huddle room benefits and technology trends to help you future-proof your offices with efficient and productive huddle rooms. One of the biggest trends driving the huddle room revolution is the open office floor plan. Today, many businesses are opting for fewer stand-alone offices and more shared working spaces that promote communication and aid in productivity. According to recent market trends identified by Frost & Sullivan, huddle rooms are projected to replace almost 70% of all meeting rooms by 2022. Here is a…

Unboxing and Setup of the 4K Lifesize Icon 700

by Julian Fields in Features, Best Practices, Lifesize, Meeting Room, Products
Unboxing the Lifesize Icon 700 4K video conferencing system There’s nothing quite as satisfying as unboxing a new piece of technology and being absolutely blown away by every detail. This week I tackled setting up a new conference room system and got a first look at the future of 4K video conferencing . Set up your video conferencing system with these 3 steps Inside the box you’ll find everything you need to get up and running making 4K video calls —…

The Lifesize ISE 2019 Experience

by Julian Fields in Industry, Partners, Events
Lifesize booth at ISE 2019 The headline of the show at ISE 2019 was the absolute beauty of Lifesize 4K video conferencing. The experience that has to be seen to be believed was on display, captivating everyone who stepped foot near our booth (even with congested conference hall internet). For anyone unable to attend ISE 2019, let me run you through the Lifesize experience. The Lifesize Booth Before you even make it to…

Lifesize Share Platform Adds Digital Signage to the Meeting Room

by Julian Fields in Features, Lifesize, Meeting Room, Products
Lifesize Share digital signage showcasing social media feed A remarkable thing happens when you enable a piece of hardware with cloud connectivity. Take Lifesize Share  as an example. Late last night, the wireless meeting room screen-sharing device received an automatic update that has opened up a whole new platform of functionality for the hundreds of thousands of conference rooms around the globe connected to the Lifesize service. One of the first…

6 Factors to Consider Before Choosing a Video Conference Screen

by Julian Fields in Best Practices, Meeting Room
conference room video solution The ease and availability of high-speed Internet along with a dramatic drop in the price of flat screen TVs has changed the way companies meet. Expensive business trips don’t even have to enter the equation to meet face to face. Now, all it takes is a video system and a display to turn any meeting space into a video meeting space. Whether you’re brainstorming concepts for the product roadmap…

Working from home with sick kids

by Julian Fields in Flu Season, Healthcare, People, Trends
working from home with sick kids 2019 Now that the holiday season has come and gone, it is time to head back to work. As we swing back into our old routines, the only thing stopping us from our normal day-to-day activities is the reality of cold and flu season. According to WebMD : Flu activity usually peaks in January and February. On average, 5%–20% of the US population will get the flu each year, resulting in over 200,000…

How to craft a work from home email in 3 simple steps with examples

by Julian Fields in Flu Season, Healthcare, People, Trends
working from home with puppy Many organizations are flexible when it comes to working from home when you’re feeling sick. The last thing the company wants is an outbreak of influenza taking out the entire sales staff. So when you feel that tickle in the back of your throat and your temperature starts to register triple digits in degrees Fahrenheit, it’s time to draft that work-from-home email. Here are a few tips and a…

2019 New Year’s Resolution Generator

by Julian Fields in Lifesize, Miscellaneous, Trends
Need a little help coming up with a New Year’s resolution you can stick with this year? We’ve got you covered with our  2019 New Year’s Resolution Generator . While some may choose to join a gym or swear off complex carbohydrates for a year few weeks, we think it’s more important to set reasonable and attainable goals that you can feel good about achieving and will improve your life for the…

Unboxing and setup of Lifesize Dash

by Julian Fields in Lifesize, Meeting Room, Products
Setting up your Lifesize Dash solution is easy.  You don’t have to be a technology expert to get your Lifesize Dash ™  solution up and running — all you need is a Chromebox™, a tablet, a USB camera and audio device, a monitor and 10 minutes. Just plug your components into your Chromebox, log in and pair your room controller and you’re ready for your first call!   Lifesize Dash is our software…
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