9 Ways Skype Professional Network Helps SMBs
November 13, 2012 11:06 AM There's a new professional network on the block: Skype in the Workspace. Here are 9 reasons it's worth a look for small businesses and other users.
Generate High-Quality Leads
Whereas sites like Quora and, to a lesser extent, Twitter tend to frown upon overt sales and marketing spiels, Skype encourages them out of the gate. Scroll through the opportunities on the home page -- Skype curates the appearance of that content -- and you'll find that most of them are pitches for products and services. If Skype in the Workspace succeeds in building an engaged community of business professionals -- and that's still a big if at this point -- it could become a significant source of leads, especially for businesses that sell to other businesses.