Overcoming Barriers to Video Adoption in the Workplace

Video conferencing offers clear benefits to business users, including better collaboration, faster decision-making, lower times to market and cost-effective, face-to-face meetings. But many managers have a hard time getting employees to warm up to video technology at the office. Although many employees are familiar with video in their personal lives—making ready use of video recording capabilities on smart phones, as well as consumer video applications such as Skype for personal communications with family and friends—they often resist using the technology for workplace meetings and collaboration.