We like to think that Skype can bring you around the world virtually, but entrepreneur Jacob Marek is using Skype to help bring people around the world literally. Jacob runs two travel-related businesses, and relies heavily on Skype for their… Read more
A couple of months ago, we discussed the benefits of Skype Manager for your business. With Skype Manager, companies can centrally manage the Skype accounts of their employees. A single administrator allocates credit and Skype features, making it easy to… Read more
Bringing you face-to-face with small businesses around the world: Welcome to 'Skype in the workspace'
In the world of business, one of the riskiest things you can do – but perhaps the most thrilling – is to become your own boss. Fuelled by an entrepreneurial spirit and the desire to see ideas, products and services… Read more
Many of Skype's business users are sole proprietors, so I was particularly excited to find Kelly McCausey's listing in our Skype in the workspace community. Not only is Kelly a proud "solo-preneur" herself, but she's built a business guiding other… Read more
Recently, we talked on the blog about using Skype to call traditional phones. The typical follow-up question I get to that topic is something like "ok, so I call my client on her landline or cell from Skype and she… Read more
Three employees in three offices, in three different U.S. cities. Plus a cadre of contractors and freelancers around the globe. That describes Proef Trend Consultants, a consultancy that works with its clients on everything from new product development to branding,… Read more
It's tough to beat the value of free Skype-to-Skype calls. But many of our small business users also want to call people who aren't on Skype, and that's where they have a few alternatives. Skype charges a small fee to… Read more