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.
Turn Connections into Conversations
Those leads become even more valuable when the initial connection becomes an actual conversation facilitated by Skype's video, voice, and other communications. For businesses, online connections (or followers or fans) often stay in the realm of the relatively anonymous and not particularly useful. If you've ever felt like your social business activities aren't all that, well, social, then the Skype model -- which encourages initial connections to pursue follow-up meetings via video conference or voice call -- should hold a great deal of appeal.