Talk and Vision Blog
Camera, microphone, monitor, speaker and codec. These are the five essential components that constitute a video collaboration solution. The camera and microphone capture the image and sound at one location. The codec converts the video and audio into a digital signal and compresses it before sending it out over the network. At the other end, the codec decompresses the signal and feeds the picture to a monitor and the sound to a loudspeaker.
When we think about The New Way of Working (NWW) we usually think about flexible work, home working, reducing costs because of fewer needed workplaces, etc. But NWW goes beyond that. If we only take the technological approach, we lose sight of an important point. This point concerns people and their needs: How can we enable people to properly work together at a distance?
As a result of the New Way of Working, organisations allow their employees to work anywhere regardless of their location. At the office, at the client or at home. More and more organisations see the added value of the New Way of Working. There are different reasons for this:
Good cooperation is the result of proper alignment between who, what, where, why and how.
But why cooperation is so crucial to the success of your organization? Below, we will discuss four points of interest that clarify why understanding of the collaborative structures of your organization is so important.