Business Communications Technologies in the Age of Coronavirus
In this BCStrategies podcast, Jim Burton leads a discussion about business communications technology and how it is positioned to immediately help enterprises facing challenges posed by the coronavirus. BC Experts in the discussion include Marty Parker, Phil Edholm, Steve Leaden, Blair Pleasant, Evan Kirstel, Elizabeth English and Jon Arnold.
Among the many topics discussed:
- "Freemium" models of business communication tools are available to help companies immediately address the issue of holding meetings among a highly (and possible newly) dispersed workforce
- Vendors are making the tools available (see Business Communication Vendors to the Rescue in the Age of Coronavirus, by Blair Pleasant)
- Companies already have business continuity plans -- for hurricanes, earthquakes or wildfires, etc. -- that they can adapt for coronavirus
- Upping your social game
- Are your network(s) ready?