Meetings are a part of business. Avoid meetings, and you lose potential business. Rather than questioning whether to host a meeting, the real question nowadays is whether you will host your meeting online or in person. Of course if you are unfamiliar with holding meetings over the Web and are more accustomed to face-to-face interactions, then it’s natural to wonder if online business meetings are for you.
Many companies, from small local businesses to global corporations, are taking advantage of technology to host their business meetings remotely over the Internet. In this article I will present some facts about both forms of meetings and look at the benefits that meeting with others online can provide. (more…)