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How to Make a Captivating Presentation

With these few tips, you can learn to make a captivating presentation

How to Make a Captivating Presentation

Posted By Jane Terp on In Add-On Products

“Death by PowerPoint” is a common phrase used to describe dull, slide-based presentations that bore business audiences around the world. Hideous PowerPoint templates, excessive business jargon, and information overload are just some of the problems that plague the average business presentation.  Not all business presentations are doomed to mediocrity. With proper planning and the right approach,

5 Tips for Improving Your Company’s Internal Communications

Boost your company's internal communication with meeting scheduling software

5 Tips for Improving Your Company’s Internal Communications

Posted By Travis Campbell on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Internal communication may not be a top priority for most companies, but it’s a lot more important than you think. Internal communication has a significant impact on your company’s overall performance and doing it well can help your organization function more effectively. According to one study, poor internal communications cost businesses $26,041 per employee each year in lost efficiency. Internal

Turnkey vs. DIY Software Implementation: The Pros and Cons

Use a turnkey solution when implementing software and spend the time on your business instead

Turnkey vs. DIY Software Implementation: The Pros and Cons

Posted By Peer Astrup on In Add-On Products

Most businesses go through a rigorous evaluation and selection process when purchasing software. After all, it’s important to verify whether the software meets the company’s requirements and that the vendor has a proven track record of success. Nevertheless, the true benefits of software are only reaped through implementation. A well planned, managed, and executed software implementation project

How to Become More Sustainable with Resource Booking Software

Become more sustainable and environmental responsible in the workplace with Resource Central

How to Become More Sustainable with Resource Booking Software

Posted By Kent Aagaard on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Many business executives feel forced to become more sustainable due to stricter government regulations. However, making your company more sustainable shouldn’t be seen as a nuisance – it can actually help your business become more efficient, profitable, and productive. While it does cost money to comply with environmental regulations, implementing sustainable practices also help to strengthen your

How to Run an Effective Meeting

Run effective meetings and boost employee motivation

How to Run an Effective Meeting

Posted By Jens Rubæk on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Just because you’re at work doesn’t mean you’re getting work done. Meetings take up a good part of the workday, yet they’re frequently unproductive. A 3M Meeting Network Survey found that 25-50% of the time that people spend in meetings is wasted. Pointless meetings kill productivity and prevent us from doing the work we ought to be doing. There are good meetings and then there are bad

The Future Workplace: Office Trends in 2016

We offer great tools to aid workplace flexibility and help your company stay competitive

The Future Workplace: Office Trends in 2016

Posted By Jane Terp on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Offices aren’t just places to work anymore. They drive change and competitive advantage, so they have to keep up with the evolving needs of organizations and equip employees with tools  that allow them to work as efficiently and productively as possible. More employees are now willing to switch employers or stay with their current employer based on the availability of flexibility programs, so

Optimize Existing Workspace with Hot Desking and Hoteling

Book your hot desk with our hot desk booking system Resource Central.

Optimize Existing Workspace with Hot Desking and Hoteling

Posted By Travis Campbell on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Real estate is costly, so making the best use of existing office space is crucial. For many companies, this means creating agile workplaces that accommodate flexible working arrangements like hot desking and hoteling. Getting work done is not dependent on having a dedicated desk – having access to the right kind of office setup is what counts. Hot desking and hoteling are the practice of allocating

Improving Communication with Meeting Scheduling and Digital Signage Software

Improve your company's efficiency with meeting scheduling and digital signage software

Improving Communication with Meeting Scheduling and Digital Signage Software

Posted By Matthew Seon on In Add-On Products

The modern-day workplace is fast-paced and attention spans are becoming increasingly shorter. This makes it more difficult for companies to get the attention of not only their customers, but also of their employees. Communication problems can have disastrous consequences, including poor customer service, lost sales, and a decline in productivity. Improving internal communications with employees and

More Than Meeting Rooms: Book Virtually Any Resource with Scheduling Software

Book Virtually Any Resource with our Scheduling Software Resource Central

More Than Meeting Rooms: Book Virtually Any Resource with Scheduling Software

Posted By Kent Aagaard on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Meeting rooms are among your most important assets, and since real estate comes with an exorbitant price tag, it’s important to know how your workspace is being used. Evaluating and maximizing meeting room utilization is crucial to improving your company’s operational effectiveness and lowering real estate costs. The key to utilizing workspace as optimally as possible lies in scheduling it in an

Why a Mobile Workforce Is a Happier One

Stay informed on the go with web-based calendar software that integrates with Microsoft Outlook®

Why a Mobile Workforce Is a Happier One

Posted By Jane Terp on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

There is no question that mobile working is shaping up to be a major trend. Previously, employees had no other option but to remain at their desks and in their offices for most of the day. Computers and file cabinets held all of the information they needed to do their jobs, so they worked in a central office environment. Mobile technology has transformed our workplaces. The workforce has become more

University of Southern Denmark Cuts Down on Meeting Planning Time with Resource Central

“In the past it took at least half an hour to organize a meeting; now it takes a few minutes.”

University of Southern Denmark Cuts Down on Meeting Planning Time with Resource Central

Posted By Kent Aagaard on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

One of Denmark’s largest universities, the University of Southern Denmark has more than 19,000 students and nearly 4,000 staff members. The university holds many internal meetings that take place across 55 meeting facilities, so they needed a way to streamline the meeting planning process. It took university staff a considerable amount of time to schedule a single meeting because they had to locate

Why Optimal Seating Makes the Difference Between the Success and Failure of a Meeting

Did you know that a circular seating pattern is ideal when it comes to problem-solving meetings?

Why Optimal Seating Makes the Difference Between the Success and Failure of a Meeting

Posted By Jane Terp on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Meeting planners spend hours planning meetings to select everything from a catering service, to the correct meeting room, to the right audiovisual equipment. Seating arrangements for meetings are often an afterthought, but it’s important to consider your seating plans very carefully when planning meetings because the way that meeting participants sit can influence the overall effectiveness and outcome

Large Housing Association in the UK Saves £1 Million Per Year with Hot Desking - Add-On Products Blog

Utilize facilities more efficiently and reduce overhead costs

Large Housing Association in the UK Saves £1 Million Per Year with Hot Desking - Add-On Products Blog

Posted By Travis Campbell on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

The Genesis Housing Association is a leading housing association in the UK that provides homes to more than 100,000 people. In 2014, the organization planned to relocate to a new flagship office in Camden, London. This move was part of a two-year plan to lower costs and create a more flexible and efficient workplace. Because many employees were frequently out of the office, engaging with clients face-to-face

Tools That No Call Center/Reception Should Go Without - Add-On Products Blog

Keep track of multiple Outlook calendars with our team calendar software

Tools That No Call Center/Reception Should Go Without - Add-On Products Blog

Posted By Peer Astrup on In Add-ons for Outlook

Many companies struggle to handle incoming calls effectively and could use help in improving their customer service. There are several tools available, including group calendars and resource scheduling software, that can help improve communication, efficiency, and service in your company’s call center. Your call center/reception sets the tone for your company and creates expectations about the

5 Benefits of Using Digital Meeting Room Signs

Display meeting information and keep visitors and employees up to date with digital meeting room sig

5 Benefits of Using Digital Meeting Room Signs

Posted By Kent Aagaard on In Digital Signage Software

Printed meeting room signs have become outdated. These days, businesses are using digital signs to display meeting schedules and point meeting participants in the right direction. A digital sign is a sleek and innovative way to keep employees and visitors clearly informed of meeting times and locations. Interactive touch screen displays serve as an all-in-one solution for meeting room management. Below

The True Cost of Meetings in Your Organization

Save time and money with our meeting booking software Resource Central

The True Cost of Meetings in Your Organization

Posted By Jens Rubæk on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

According to Atlassian, most employees attend 62 meetings each month. A Bain & Company study showed that one company’s weekly senior leadership meeting consumed 7,000 hours per year for the attendees and 300,000 hours companywide among subordinates in preparation and related meetings. Meetings are necessary for doing business, but research suggests that up to half of the time spent in meetings

Add-On Products’ Microsoft Outlook<sup><sup>®</sup></sup> Add-Ins and How They Benefit Customers

Save time, enchance productivity and improve communication with our award-winning solutions

Add-On Products’ Microsoft Outlook® Add-Ins and How They Benefit Customers

Posted By Peer Astrup on In Add-On Products

Add-On Products develops award-winning Microsoft Outlook® add-ins that over 500,000 clients around the world use. Our software ranges from digital signage software to email signature software. We offer a complete set of tools that extend the features of Outlook®, helping organizations save time, enhance productivity, and more. Resource Central: Resource Central is a meeting planning tool for Outlook®

The MS Society of Canada Saves an Estimated $1.5 Million on Real Estate Costs, Thanks to Resource Central

By implementing Resource Central the MS Society have improved their bottom line

The MS Society of Canada Saves an Estimated $1.5 Million on Real Estate Costs, Thanks to Resource Central

Posted By Matthew Seon on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

The Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada (MS Society) is a non-profit organization based out of Toronto that provides services to people with MS and their families. They also fund research to find the cause and cure for MS. At their headquarters in Toronto, the MS Society long struggled to manage meeting room booking efficiently and sought a way to streamline the process. Before implementing Resource

Boost Efficiency and Save Time with Resource Scheduling Software

CCI WA, Australia has streamlined their Meeting and Resource Scheduling with Resource Central.

Boost Efficiency and Save Time with Resource Scheduling Software

Posted By Kent Aagaard on In Meeting Room and Resource Scheduling

Meetings are an inevitable part of doing business. They are time-consuming, but scheduling them shouldn’t have to be. At the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Western Australia Inc. (CCI WA), arranging meetings was troublesome prior to the implementation of Resource Central, Add-On Products’ meeting room and resource booking software for Microsoft Outlook® and Exchange. CCI WA is a member-based,

Hardware Options for Your Digital Signage Network

Hardware independent Software - no need to change software if you decide to change hardware

Hardware Options for Your Digital Signage Network

Posted By Jens Rubæk on In Digital Signage Software

In the past, if you wanted to implement digital signage, you had to obtain expensive and complex hardware and software. Fortunately, the digital signage industry has expanded significantly in recent years and many more hardware options have opened up to companies implementing digital signage solutions. The total cost of ownership of digital signage continues to decrease, which has made its deployment