Author Archives: Amjad Karim

About Amjad Karim

Ben is co-founder of SmarterCalls

Use a Picture it Speaks a Thousand Words

Do you find yourself on a conference call where someone says “sorry you guys can’t see what I’m drawing up on the flipchart for people in the room with me”? Or you find a conference call doesn’t work because the team … Continue reading

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Great Idea – Iteration

Starting first, doesn’t mean you finish first – it’s the final product which counts It’s very rare for a great product to come fully formed, usually the best are not new ideas but existing ideas which nave been refined and … Continue reading

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Seven Things Great Project Managers Do

1. Figure out your own approachUltimately you have to figure out how a project is delivered because you’re the one who’s responsible for delivering it. Executives, Directors, Senior Managers, SMEs…. all care about a project and will have a view … Continue reading

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Scheduling a conference call across time zones?

Arranging a meeting or conference call with people who are in different countries or time zones can be difficult and it very often is a tedious experience. To help out we’ve created a simple excel based “international meeting scheduler” for … Continue reading

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Why an “illuminated” free conference call?

So why are we claiming to “illuminate” conference calling? Over the coming weeks and months it should become clear as we launch a few very cool online web tools. They’ll make conference calling and remote working much more satisfying and … Continue reading

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