Improvise. Adapt. Overcome. A pretty fitting quote with the current economic situation. Coronavirus (Covid-19) has had everyone looking for new ways to continue to operate their businesses from remote locations i.e. their homes.
Thankfully with 21st century technology, the option of working from home does not need to be the time consuming, impractical thing it once was. The Office of National Statistics reports that 4.2 million employees in total are working remotely, while another report from Regus showed that out of 2,200 business owners, nine tenths of them offered flexi-location working.
One of the most important elements of remote working is staying connected to your colleagues, customers and suppliers in order to keep the business operational. Your telephone system, and how it links to your connections, is undoubtedly essential to the smooth transition of moving from office to kitchen table.
Here’s how a cloud-based telephone system can allow for effective communication during social distancing: