How Vonage helped us avoid disruption

Helen Larkin Blog, Employees, Covid19

With the current disruption to businesses globally due to Covid-19, Vonage was one of our key technology providers. Vonage enabled us to seamlessly transition all our employees from working in our offices to working from home overnight while continuing to offer our 90,000+ business customers access to our contact services. Chris James, Head of Business […]

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The importance of mental health and wellbeing

Helen Larkin Blog, Employees, Covid19

As it stands, we are currently two months into ‘lockdown’ in the UK as the global pandemic continues. It’s a situation that back in January would have seemed far fetched to many, and it’s safe to say it is affecting almost everyone in one way or another right across the spectrum. Some people have spent […]

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Planning for the ‘new normal’

Helen Larkin Blog, Connectivity, Employees, Covid19

At the beginning of the pandemic, at Onecom we quickly enabled the full workforce to work from home. Our employee’s safety is paramount, and as experts in telecommunications – if we couldn’t make it work, who would be able to? A lot of hard work ensued, and our Operations function went into overdrive to deliver. […]

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Flexible working and productivity

Helen Larkin Blog, Connectivity, Employees, Covid19

Telecommuting, working from home (WFH), remote work, and flexible working are all terms for an arrangement where employees do not commute or travel to a central place of work, such as an office building, warehouse, or store. This is now something that many of us are experiencing; although in the current situation, some of us […]

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Supporting Mitel customers in response to Covid-19

Helen Larkin Blog, Mobile, Fixed-Line, Connectivity, Covid19

The Challenge The coronavirus (Covid-19) has caused unprecedented disruption for many businesses, and it isn’t something that many companies would have planned for. Following the Governments advice for as many people to work from home as possible; the challenge has been to enable our customers to continue operating while ensuring that their employees can work […]

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