Category Archives: Business Conference Calls

Bootstrapping Your Start-Up: Why You Shouldn’t Take Venture Capital

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By: FreeConferenceCall.com Founder & CEO David Erickson

As a successful entrepreneur, I am often asked to offer my best advice for those looking to start their own companies. My answer: Don’t take the money. Venture capital isn’t always what it is cracked up to be. Focus on what matters — being a CEO, building your products and your company culture. You may not have seen that one coming. When you’re ready to take your new business off the ground, securing equity can feel like the only thing that will actually move your start-up forward. We are often trained to believe that money equals success and validation. If you don’t receive money for your idea, is your company really worth anything? Read More...

What’s the Best Video Conferencing for Small Business?

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Q: What’s the best video conferencing solution for small business?

A: One that delivers the features you need while minimizing the impact on your overhead.

Ready for the reveal? It’s StartMeeting®, brought to you by FreeConferenceCall.com For Business™. It’s a conferencing and collaboration service that delivers on both quality and cost. For conference call services for small business, here’s the breakdown of options. Read More...

Simple is Stupendous: The Human Resource and FreeConferenceCall.com For Business Keep HR Accessible 

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Laura Sankovich, Founder of The Human Resource

The Human Resource (THR), a national consulting firm, believes that HR should be a little humdrum.  Founded by Laura Sankovich in 2004 and operated in partnership with her husband, Todd, this power team asserts that the waters will remain (mostly) calm with the benefit of excellent HR strategy and clear procedures in place. THR offers a comprehensive list of individual services and affordable monthly contracts that provide peace of mind. They promise that together with THR, human resources will become refreshingly routine. So what’s the story with HR podcasts? Read More...

FreeConferenceCall.com Introduces Disruptive Pricing for StartMeeting Accounts

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The award-winning FreeConferenceCall.com has always provided a high-quality, free conferencing service. To meet the requirements of our corporate customers, we created FreeConferenceCall.com For Business — all the same great features traditionally offered for free, but with managed services layered in to support businesses of all sizes. Read More...

Finding Webinar Gold: A Map to Content, Platform and Marketing Greatness

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The right free webinar software can build brand awareness, engage the audience with content or deliver stellar lead generation. Better yet, a successful webinar can do all of the above.  So when planning to host a webinar, says Forbes contributor Dave Hendricks, it’s critical that the basics — content, platform and marketing — are covered. With that in mind, below are a few steps to help you set up, plan and present your next webinar. Read More...

2 Steps to Improving Participation on Your Next Business Conference Call

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Corporations increasingly understand that groups tend to innovate faster, recognize mistakes more efficiently and identify better solutions to problems. Tapping into these collaboration benefits requires that we ensure universal participation during business conference calls. So how do we get the level of participation we need? Remember, if your team members don’t participate, they can’t add value. Read More...