You may have heard of the Echo, Amazon’s new “virtual assistant” product/service that was just released. We all know of Siri and Cortana, two other popular AI products released by Apple and Microsoft respectively. In my opinion the Echo is far superior to either. I recently purchased an Echo, a voice activate virtual assistant that does everything from play music and read the news to create to do lists and order products from Amazon. Read the rest of this entry »
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A few weeks ago I had a book launch event in NYC hosted by REGUS. One of the big topics of discussion was all around offices and their role in the future of work. In other words, do we need to continue to rely on offices as the only place where we can get work done? Read the rest of this entry »
I’ve been testing a new tactic lately. It’s called “listening.”
Here’s my strategy. When I go to a meeting, I sit down, take out my pen and paper, and, you know, listen to the people talking in said meeting. Read the rest of this entry »
Microsoft announced a couple of new ways to share files with Outlook Web App (OWA) and OneDrive for Business. The features are aimed at helping people better share and collaborate with one another.
In OWA, when you send an email, you can insert a link to a file on your OneDrive for Business cloud drive as opposed to just attaching the file itself. Additionally, when you send an attachment, you can now automatically upload the file to your OneDrive for Business cloud drive, and share the file as a link to that location. Read the rest of this entry »
Video conferencing can make life so much easier for you and your business, if you have the right tools. If you don’t have the right system in place, however, it can be frustrating, time consuming and expensive. Blue Jeans Multi-point video meetings are powered by cutting edge multi-point video conferencing tools, allowing you to connect with your clients whenever you want and wherever you are. If you’re thinking about using a video conferencing system for your business, here are some important tools that you shouldn’t be without. Read the rest of this entry »