GoToMeeting Free & HipChat: Some Things Are Just Better Together

Peanut butter and jelly, Batman and Robin, unicorns and rainbows, cupcakes and more cupcakes — some things were just meant to go together. It’s the same for GoToMeeting Free and HipChat. That’s right. All the powerful HipChat features that you love to use like screen sharing, file sharing, searchable content and automatic synching now include…

Why Your Experience Matters (a Lot) in Online Meetings.

GoToMeeting is changing for the better. We’re rolling out a new design for Windows this month that’s going to make hosting meetings simpler and more productive. We sat down with William Lau, Principal Product Marketing Manager at Citrix, to bring you the lowdown on what’s new and how it’s going to revolutionize your online meetings.…

It’s never too late to start your career over

“I’m too old to get another job. Who would hire me?” Oh, really? Tell that to: Ronald Reagan, who transitioned from acting to politics in his 50s and became president of the United States. Former farmwife Laura Ingalls Wilder, who switched gears to start writing the Little House on the Prairie series of novels at…

10 Ways to Avoid the Dreaded Meeting “Black Hole”

Let’s talk about bad meetings. You know which ones I’m talking about — they go on and on, but there doesn’t seem to be any clear direction. Or worse, you leave with more questions than you had before. We’ve all been there, right? Approximately 70% of our workday is wasted with meetings and email. I…

Small Business Story: Tips From Solopreneur Dana Manciagli

I recently had the pleasure of speaking with one of our customers, Dana Manciagli, who (according to my online research) is called “a combination of Jillian Michaels and Suze Orman for careers.” After reading that description, I thought to myself, “Wow — that certainly paints an image!” Her book’s title, “Cut the Crap, Get a…