Nearly all home workers are replying on videoconferencing to interact with their colleagues and clients. And as tiring as a steam of video calls can be, it is essential to help stave off that feeling of isolation that comes for even the most ardent of the work from home community. But have you tried the extensions in technology that video calling providers are developing?
Microsoft Teams allows you to put you team in the same room – as demonstrated by BBC’s Chris Fox – and we have all seen the manager who turned herself into a potato with a Teams filter on her weekly staff call.
HomeToWork also offers fantastic backgrounds of office space so you can add an air of professionalism or just hide that pile of paperwork in the corner.