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The Beauty of UC: For Business and for Personal Use

You’ve probably heard a lot about unified communications in business. If you’ve kept up with us, you’ll know we’re big fans of it.

By know, you know by now that utilizing different tools that integrate with one another is highly beneficial. After all, consolidation can speed up a multitude of processes and turbocharge your efficiency.

While that’s true for business, it’s also true for your everyday personal life.

For example, you may have a smart TV, a tablet, and a cell phone. These devices give you the ability to perform multiple functions on each of them, and they likely have the capability to interact with each other.

You’re able to watch Netflix, play video games, and surf the web on all three devices with minimal frustration, all by simply clicking an app. Adopting UC as not just a business decision, but (as cheesy as it sounds) a lifestyle choice, can change the way you approach technology for the better.

Here are 3 ways it improves both your personal and your business approach.

1. UC Simplifies Collaboration

In the office, UC serves as a valuable tool for collaboration. People get things done faster and better when they put their heads together. In fact, 84% of enterprises say collaboration technologies have improved the productivity of individual employees.

Using unified communications outside the office also provides a simpler means to collaborate with your social network. You can connect with people from any circle – work, family, or friends – with just a click of a button.

Related: How to Make Unified Communications Work for You

In other words, the same tech that helps you work better in the office can help you maintain and improve your personal relationships.

2. UC Delivers Information Faster

With the world changing rapidly around us, it’s important to be able to stay ahead of the times. When news travels fast, you to have open communication channels to keep you in the loop at all times.

For business, receiving information quickly is paramount to success. The more information you have, the smarter your business decisions can be.

Related: 3 Benefits of Working Remotely Most People Don’t Consider

For your personal life, having quick news means being able to respond to friends and family quicker. UC allows you to be more engaged in the lives of your loved ones.

3. UC Gives You More Collaborative Tools

Unified communications have many unique features that legacy communication tools don’t provide. You’re able to call your aunt or grandmother in another state and talk with her face to face as if you were there in the room with her. You can celebrate birthdays and milestones without leaving the comfort of your living room.

Related: The Top 3 Benefits of Implementing Unified Communications in Your Organization

For business, you can use UC to host a video call with investors that live overseas. You can save time and money on various expenses, all while boosting your reputation. Having a communication tool arsenal at your disposal gives you flexibility and freedom.

IPRO Helps You Communicate Better

Regardless of how you use unified communications, whether in your work life or personal life, you’ll be able to get more collaboration from the different circles you are a part of.

We can help make that happen by providing you with the perfect unified communications solution to fit your business needs.

UC isn’t something that needs to exist within the realm of business. As communication trends change, it’s important to embrace the interconnectivity and use it to your full advantage. Ours may be business tools, but you can still use them to call your grandma from time to time.

We promise we won’t tell.