Category: <span>Around the world</span>

If you’ve got business interests in Estonia, t’s not always going to be possible to take a trip to Tallinn every time you need to touch base with your associates, so why not try setting up a conference call instead? It’s cost-effective, convenient and requires nothing more than a landline or mobile phone.

Sound good? Then here’s how to set up that call in just a few easy steps…

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

Denmark can be an attractive proposition to many UK businesses looking to widen their European net as not only is it the gateway to the Scandinavian and Baltic countries, it’s also close to the growing economies of Germany, Sweden and Poland.

So if you do business in Denmark, stay in touch with clients or colleagues by setting up a regular teleconference, or conference call – it’s not only cost-effective, it’s convenient – requiring nothing more than a landline or mobile phone. Here’s how to set up a conference call in just a few easy steps…

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

A flight to Czechia – or the Czech Republic, to give it its full name – only takes a couple of hours, but if you’ve business associates over there, you might want to consider conference calling as a way to stay in touch – it’s a lot more cost effective and convenient than jetting out there.

And you can set up a conference call for up to 100 people in just a few simple steps, using nothing more than a landline or mobile phone. Here’s how…

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

Cyprus is a well known and much loved summer holiday destination, and home to a UK military base, but it’s also a great place for UK businesses looking to set up overseas as it shares very close economic, trade, political and cultural relations – accounting, banking, business culture and legal systems are all very similar to the UK.

However, given that a direct flight from London takes the best part of five hours, it’s not a round trip you’d want to do in a day.

So if you’ve business interests out in Cyprus, it might be worth considering checking in via teleconference from time to time.

In just a few simple steps you can be speaking with up to 100 other people, using nothing more than a landline or mobile phone.

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

Brexit has been full of unexpected surprises, none of which have been any good. One of those Brexit bombshells involved roaming charges. But what are roaming charges, why do we pay them, and how is Brexit involved? Read on to find out.

Around the world Brexit News

The Chilean economy has doubled in size over the last decade and is not only South America’s fifth largest economy, it also has the continent’s highest level of Gross Domestic Product (GDP)

Chile is the UK’s third-biggest trading partner in Latin America, and its very pro-business outlook and strong drive for innovative solutions make it a great first stop for companies new to the region.

It may be worth checking the lay of the land before you commit to any business ventures, and an international conference call is the perfect way to do this without having to rack up the air miles.

And here’s how to…

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

The UK is Canada’s second biggest world trading partner – after the US – but quite where this relationship is headed after Brexit is uncertain. The European Union (EU) and Canada recently signed an that would benefit UK businesses and the economy by as much as £1.3 billion a year, but the UK won’t be benefiting from that should it leave the EU.

Even so, the latest estimates suggest that UK exports to Canada may increase by 29% (£2.3 billion) while Canadian exports to the UK could increase by 15%, so it’s not all bad.

And if you are doing business out there, or considering it, you’ll need a cost-effective and reliable conference call provider. Especially now that current Covid-19 restrictions mean that travel is not permitted between the UK and Canada.

Here’s how to conference call Canada in just a few simple steps…

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos

As coronavirus restrictions are eased, so life begins to get back to something approaching normal. Although infection rates are still high, things look to be back to the way they were before the pandemic, if the lack of masks in supermarkets and on public transport are anything to go by.

And the easing of restrictions means we’re once again being called back to our offices and workplaces. Although many have adopted the hybrid working model, this still means there’ll be an element of commuting.

It also means that business travel  is back on the table. Often cross-region, sometimes cross-country, and even cross-continent, business travel is usually paid for by the business. But should you get something back for the time this travelling takes, especially if takes considerably longer than your trips to and from the office?

Around the world Conference calling

The UK has been the  fifth largest investor in Bulgaria over the last decade, and this has seen bilateral trade between the two countries treble.

There are a number of UK companies successfully operating in Bulgaria to take advantage of its position at the crossroads of Europe, Turkey, the Middle East, Russia and he former Soviet republics.

Although there are plenty of daily, direct flights between the two countries, there are times when you’ll just want to touch base with colleagues or clients without having to make the trip out there.

And the easiest, most cost-effective way of doing this is to set up a teleconference or conference call – all you need is a landline or mobile phone.

Around the world Conference calling Guides & How-Tos