Meeting Archive:
Is It Time to Upgrade Your Phone System?

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PRESENTER

Matt Bauer, BetterWorld Telecom

mbauer@betterworldtelecom.com

866-567-2273, ext. 904

 

TECHSOUP DONATION PROGRAM

BetterWorld Telecom

GIPS (Global IP Solutions) VoIP Handset

 

TECHSOUP ARTICLES

Nonprofit Technology and Total Cost of Ownership

How Telecommunications Is Changing Work for Nonprofits

Phone Systems on a Shoestring

Unified Communications Options for Nonprofits

VoIP for Your Nonprofit

Ditch Your Telephone for VoIP

VoIP, vPBX, and VPN Explained

 

BOOKS & PAPERS

The Master Switch

Cisco Is the Office Really Necessary

Citrix Workshifting Benefits, The Bottom Line

 

RECYCLING

Earth911.com

Goodwill

Recycle.Net 

 

TELEWORKING

TechSoup Resource Center

Telegreening Your Work webinar

BetterWorld’s BetterWork Site

World Wildlife Fund Teleworking Report

 

 

Meeting Description:

Do you ever wonder whether your current phone system is best suited for your needs? With the new technologies available, perhaps there is a system out there that is less expensive and more robust. With all the acronyms like VoIP, vPBX, UC, and POTS, who can understand all the options?

Attend this free webinar and hear from Matt Bauer, CEO of BetterWorld Telecom. He will discuss:

  • How to assess and evaluate what you have
  • Give options for different size orgs
  • How do you make a decision and total cost of ownership
  • Set up and what do you need
  • Ongoing costs
  • What to do with your old phones

We will also tell you about the new BetterWorld Telecom donation through TechSoup, as well as GIPS PC Handset and Speaker Switch for VoIP.

Do you have a question or comment about telecom you'd like our hosts to cover? Post it to our Community Forums; and we'll make sure your question gets addressed!

You can discuss this webinar on Twitter with the hashtag #techsoup.

Details
Date: Thu, Feb 3, 2011
Time: 11:00 AM PST
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Kami Griffiths
 Presenter Information
Matt Bauer
Speaker Photo

As a social entrepreneur, Matt has worked to improve communities in the US and abroad in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors over the past 20 years. Before co-founding BetterWorld Telecom, Matt served in a series of leadership roles in the telecommunications and power industries, including the AES Corporation, NETtel Communications and Valucom. He has helped to start or significantly grow a number of non-profits over the past 10 years.