Concern about the spread of the COVID-19 has triggered the largest “work-from-home” mobilization in history. Due to the immediacy of the concerns, we're working tirelessly to support our customers wherever they work.
According to the experts, working from home is the safest option, but it doesn't come without challenges for both the business and employees. We've compiled a list of tools and resources here in hopes of helping our clients make the most of their new remote workplace, while ensuring the technology is easy to use and secure.
Create a remote technology plan that is updated and shared regularly with team members. There are unique technology considerations to be assessed when developing a rapid remote workplace:
As the necessity to work remotely continues to increase, we want to make sure you have the right tools and approach to make this transition as easy and seamless as possible.
As your trusted business technology and cloud solution experts, we want to make sure you’re prepared for this shift – not only with the right tools, but with a better understanding of remote work best practices. Download our info document below and learn why cloud communications are a must-have for remote workers, with benefits that include:
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic that is affecting communities and businesses worldwide, we at Excite Tech are committed to decreasing the risk and prioritizing the well-being of our community. To help businesses and organizations that need to support remote workers with effective communications and productivity tools, Excite Tech is now offering OnlineMeeting Lite free for small teams and OnlineMeeting Pro at deep discounts.
With Online Meeting Pro, remote workers can hold global online meetings using high-definition video and audio conferencing, screen sharing, call recording, chats, note taking, and more, with no restrictions.
Webinar Pro enables companies to hold larger live broadcast events for up to 200 people, such as corporate all-hands meetings, webinars, lectures, religious services, and other virtual events.
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We're working to compile additional resources and tools that you may find helpful while working from home.
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