Unlocking the value of unified communications: 7 benefits by the numbers

After exploring the drivers of unified communications in a recent webinar, last week Rogers and ITWC explored the value of bringing your communications together through the data centre – and the benefits are

Published on: May 26th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Flexible work, always on access driving unified communications adoption

Unified communications isn’t new as a concept, but participants in a recent webinar heard that its vision is finally being realized – driven by substantive benefits for both users and business. The Enterprise

Published on: May 19th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

The case for BYOD

It can be hard for the IT department or business units to articulate the value of a bring your own device (BYOD) strategy to upper management. A BYOD strategy enables the use of

Published on: April 17th, 2015 Dave Webb

5 must-have apps for remote workers

Published on: March 19th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Letting your employees do this one thing might make them happier and more productive

Free lunches, lunchtime yoga, and beer at work – as great as these perks are, alone, a company culture they do not make. But what can boost employee satisfaction is the use of

Published on: December 3rd, 2014 Candice So

What Canadians want (from their workplace)

Canadians tend to have a reputation for being a polite people - but just wait until their Internet slows down or their smartphone won't turn on. When it comes to expectations of their

Published on: November 25th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Can humanizing your workspace boost your employees’ productivity?

Office design has traditionally been left in the hands of finance, operations or office management. It's been regarded as a kind of box-ticking exercise. But all of that changed when Google came along

Published on: November 19th, 2014 Roz Bahrami

Multitasking, wearables could be in your workplace’s future

We’ve heard it before – young people are the future of work. Coming into workplaces with their high comfort level with tech and mobile devices, and armed with their demands to work whenever,

Published on: November 5th, 2014 Candice So

Employees want some say in their collaboration tools: survey

It’s getting undeniably easier for employees to work from home these days. But as nice as it is to skip the daily commute, they're happier to work remotely when they have the right

Published on: October 14th, 2014 Candice So

3 in 10 Canadians not protecting themselves online, survey finds

When it comes to protecting ourselves online, Canadians are not the most savvy bunch in the world – in fact, we commit a lot of cardinal security sins, like sharing passwords, connecting to

Published on: September 23rd, 2014 Candice So

Former Cisco engineers launching alternative video conferencing for SMBs

Zoom is launching a new collaboration and online meeting product called Zoom Presence, allowing users to start video conferencing from almost any device. Essentially, its creators consider it a better product than Cisco

Published on: August 11th, 2014 Candice So

Google’s answer to video conferencing – Chromebox for meetings

Videoconferencing can be an awkward experience. The equipment is hard to set up. It's confusing as to how to connect to the right room. You often need specific and expensive technology to make

Published on: February 14th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Canadians want high-tech, remote offices, Rogers survey shows

Desks strewn with laptops, tablets, and personal smartphones, with less people physically in the office and more in the coffee shop down the block, and nary a PC in sight – this is

Published on: November 28th, 2013 Candice So

Mobile workers under heavy pressure

Almost two-thirds of mobile employees say they are working 50 to 60 hour-plus weeks, with most working weekends too, according to research.Despite the long hours though, most mobile workers say they will do

Published on: May 24th, 2012 Antony Savvas