Tag: Skype for Business

Why Your Credit Union Should be Using Hosted Skype for Business

In the third article of our 4-part series, this article will highlight the reasons your credit union should be using a hosted Skype for Business solution over a DIY deployment.  With an industry that's ever changing, credit unions are expected to take on more challenges and offer members the most innovative solutions. Between guiding the member's journey, […]

Enhancing Capabilities of Skype for Business: Work Better, Not Harder

Too often, businesses rely on multiple vendors and applications for their various communication needs, from email to voicemail, web chats to web meetings, operating in silos. Your business can’t afford to operate in silos. Integrating all of the ways you communicate and collaborate with a Unified Communication platform, and extending the capabilities of Skype for […]

Transform your Credit Union with Skype for Business

In the second article of our 4-part series, this article will highlight the benefits your credit union should be taking advantage of, specifically speaking, Skype for Business.  Many credit unions have migrated to Office 365 and implemented the many features it comes equipped with into their daily routines. Skype for Business for credit unions is one of the […]

3 Ways Presence Technology Increases Employee Productivity

Presence may indeed be the answer to the age-old question – why didn’t you answer when I called? Or, where have you been all day… I tried calling?  Time is money, so if there was a solution to saving time in the workplace and create better communication efficiency, who wouldn’t jump on it? A survey […]

3 Signs Your Business Needs Instant Messenger

There will always be new waves of communication that either fail or flourish in the business world. Are you looking to enhance the communication between employees? Do you need a more effective way to reach your customers? If you are considering adding instant messenger to the ways you communicate, here are the signs that will […]

How Small Offices Can Use Office 365 for Collaboration

Collaboration between employees increases productivity.  It's an interactive experience on multiple devices – laptops, desktops, mobile phones, tablets. It allows geographically dispersed people the ability to contribute and work together on a project anytime, anywhere. Knowledge is shared in real time, so that everyone is always working from the most current version.  Work is done […]

Featured on CUInsight: Helping Credit Union Communications

AltiGen's Mike Plumer, Vice President of Sales, was featured this week in CUInsight for his article Is your credit union operating in communication silos? Below is the article geared towards CU executives wishing to perfect their credit union communications platform using Skype for Business and Office 365: There are many communication tools available to credit unions today: In […]

Stop Operating in Silos and Embrace Unified Communications

Email remains a primary communication function for many businesses. Most likely, your employees use email to communicate with colleagues, customers and vendors on a daily basis. Phone calls continue to be used for customer support, sales calls, business partner and intra-company communication when  further clarification is needed on a topic discussed in email. Instant messages are […]

How Important is Auto Attendant to your Unified Communications Strategy?

Asking this question for most businesses is like asking "how important is the air you breathe to your staying alive strategy?"  Auto Attendant is an absolute necessity for a business, especially one with an internal help desk or call center, as are many of the other advanced calling features today's UC platforms are lagging behind […]

Are You Ready for VoIP? Take a VoIP Readiness Test

Is your business considering Voice Over IP? As businesses of all sizes look to cut telecom costs and take advantage of the advanced features that VoIP offers, such as the Unified Communications features of Skype for Business, there are certain factors that should be considered to determine if your network is ready to handle the switch. A […]