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Help Lifesize Celebrate Earth Day

by Jasmine Kim in Green, Lifesize, Travel, Trends
Collaborate with coworkers and meet with clients without the damaging environmental effects of travel. Learn how you can go green with video conferencing. Happy Earth Day week! We dedicate this time to celebrating global environmental causes and reflecting on the bounty and fragility of our sweet Mama Earth. In school, we learned to reduce, reuse and recycle. Now, we're looking at the impact that travel has on our planet and focusing on some small adjustments we can make in our day-to-day business lives that can make a huge change. Luckily,…

Where We’re Going, We Don’t Need Cords

by Julian Fields in Changing the Way the World Communicates, Best Practices, Lifesize
Ditch the VGA to HDMI, HDMI to Thunderbolt and 3-in-1 USB-C to HDMI/DVI/VGA with easier and more seamless wireless media sharing from Lifesize. A cart piled high with input adapters appears to stroll almost aimlessly down the hallway. It stops suddenly as the cart’s conductor retrieves a handful of its contents. He checks his haul one last time before making his way into a nearby conference room.  The automated lights flicker on, having not seen the motion of human activity for hours. A fistful of dongles lays strewn about the meeting…

Control Central for Every Meeting Room

by Julian Fields in Cloud, Features, Lifesize, Products
We all have our favorite meeting room in the office. For me, it’s Anchor Steam—close proximity, good lighting, plenty of table space and a whiteboard that erases really well. For video conferencing equipment, it has a Lifesize Icon 600, two 50” screens and sitting pretty in the middle of the table is the hub of every meeting, a  Lifesize Phone HD . My only gripe with this room is that the…

Managing Remote Employees as a Remote Employee

by Jasmine Kim in Best Practices, Changing the Way the World Communicates, Dear Road Warrior, Mobility, Lifesize, Travel
In this episode of Lifesize Live!, Lifesize Global Channel Sales VP Tim Maloney talks about how he manages his remote employees as a remote employee. The luxury of working from home might not be as luxurious as it’s been perceived in the past — especially when project collaboration, social interaction and company inclusion are on the line. With the trend of remote working still on the rise, it’s important to make sure that those remote employees are feeling the company love, even from miles away. In this episode of Lifesize Live!, our Global…

Guest Calling on the Lifesize App

by Julian Fields in Cloud, Features, Lifesize, Technology
An intuitive guest calling experience is an important part of the workflow for any collaboration solution. Learn how Lifesize makes the guest experience incredibly easy. The Lifesize directory makes it easy to search for contacts by name and call them with a single click. But the ease of use doesn’t stop at internal communications. We designed an intuitive workflow into the Lifesize guest calling experience so you can feel great sending out an invite to anyone — inside or outside of your company. Guests are welcome to join any Lifesize call, and you send guest…

The Power of an Authentic Customer Voice in Marketing

by Jasmine Kim in Changing the Way the World Communicates, Partners, Lifesize, Industry, People
Hear from Vinay Bhagat, CEO at TrustRadius, as he talks about the importance of customer voice, authenticity and truth in marketing. Whether you’re looking to purchase a new shirt for yourself, a coffee machine for your family or a collaboration solution to deploy across your whole organization, it’s important to do your research — it’s Consumerism 101. But sometimes, just googling the product isn’t enough, especially when spam, ads and self-promotion drown those real customer reviews out. In this episode of Lifesize Live!,…

A Fond Farewell to Web Conferencing

by Jasmine Kim in Best Practices, Changing the Way the World Communicates, Lifesize, Industry, Meeting Room
The audio- and web-only conference days are over. Join us as we talk about video conferencing vs. web conferencing. It’s officially time to pack up those audio- and web-only conferencing tools around your office, say your final good-byes and start moving on to bigger and better things. In this webinar , Lifesize Product Marketing Manager Amanda Etheridge bids adieu to those solely audio and web conferencing tools and explains how video conferencing can increase meeting efficiency, employee engagement and…

Cloud Expo Europe: Our Top Three Takeaways

by Laura Brown in Changing the Way the World Communicates, , Cloud, Trends
For two days in March, the UK Lifesize team set up camp at the Excel Centre in London for Cloud Expo Europe. For two days in March, the UK Lifesize team set up camp at the Excel Centre in London to attend Cloud Expo Europe . Being one of the biggest shows of its kind, we had the opportunity to talk to hundreds of people, gave countless demos and even managed to learn a few things along the way. 1. Cloud is for everyone. Once upon a time, cloud was seen as a high-risk solution viable only for tech…

A CEO’s Guide to Achieving Work-Life Balance

by Jasmine Kim in Best Practices, Lifesize, Trends
Watch father of five and Lifesize CEO Craig Malloy as he discusses the challenges and solutions in effectively leading a company without costing him family time.  Achieving work-life balance might seem easy in theory, but any experienced worker knows how hard it is to be equally satisfied with your work life and your personal life. In one survey , the United States limped in at 30 out of 38 countries when it came to work-life balance, with 11.4% employees working more than 50 hours a week. Human beings as a species are too lenient and generous when it…

Lifesize Icon 450 Wins rAVe [Publications] Award at ISE 2018

by Maria Galler in Changing the Way the World Communicates, Lifesize, Industry, Products, Technology
Turns out that the Lifesize app wasn’t the only thing that won an award this year at ISE 2018: The Lifesize Icon 450 took home an award too! Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2018 was a great show for the Lifesize team. We demoed our newest innovations; met with attendees, customers and partners; and, as an added bonus, took home multiple awards! The Lifesize Icon 450 was named Best New Videoconferencing Product at ISE 2018 by rAVe [Publications], a leading website within the AV industry, joining our Lifesize app  as an award-winni…
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