How can conference calling promote gender diversity?

How can conference calling promote gender diversity? (Image credit: Thinkstock/iStock)

Gender diversity in the workplace is an important issue, as women have to be represented at every level of an organisation.

The days of the glass ceiling should be over with merit-based hiring essential to a successful long-term strategy.

A …

Parliamentary recall – Is there a better way?

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In recent weeks David Cameron has found himself under increasing pressure to recall parliament due to the ongoing crisis in Iraq.

While there are serious democratic and parliamentary concerns in this instance, every business faces the same issue regularly.


International Conference Calls in English?

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International conference call tips for those who speak English as a second language

An article published recently on the Women on Business website has provided tips to those who find themselves on international conference calls when English is their second …

Are Conference Calls Notoriously Boring?

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This video considers how conference calls can be kept brief, interesting and engaging

An article published recently has discussed communication errors and how to avoid them. One of the topics covered in the article is avoiding boring communication. In today’s

Is conference calling or video conferencing best for home workers?

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Why you should opt for conference calling rather than video conferencing when working from home

conference callingA recent article has urged those who work from home to avoid video conferencing and instead opt for conference calling technology. This video will discuss …

How can conference calling help to retain staff?

How can conference calling help to retain staff? (Image credit: Thinkstock/

Over the last couple of months, there's been a power shift in the world of business and the latest figures show it's now very much the employee, rather than the employer, in the driving seat when it comes to negotiating …