Top Tools To Help You Work Remotely During The Pandemic

By Albatross Editorial Team

With the Corona virus Pandemic, many business owners are coping, trying to find out how their employees can continue to work without coming into an office. There are many tools available today to help your business and your employees continue to be productive during this time.

Here are a few for your consideration:

Conferencing Apps

Conferencing apps are great ways to replace your meetings that usually take place in conference rooms with many people. Conferencing apps allow people to dial into a phone bridge line with optional video capabilities.

  1. Google Hangouts
  2. Zoom
  3. Free Conference Calls
  4. Microsoft Teams

Remote Desktop Apps

Your desktop is where you login every day and do all your work. However if your desktop is at the office, how do you access your desktop if you are not allowed to go in? Remote Desktops are tools that allow you to access your desktop remotely. 

  1. Log me in - access your local desktop by installing an remote agent
  2. Albatross Remote WorkSpaces - A turn-key office solution that transforms your office into a cloud based and your employees can access their desktops remotely.

Chat Apps

Because face to face meetings are no longer an option when all the team members are working remotely, remote workers need an alternative to communicate faster. Email may be an option, but email is a slow medium of communication and not as nimble as chatting in person. Luckily there are great apps that help small 

Here are a few to consider

  1. Office 365 Teams
  2. Slack 

File Organizers

The files your company uses can be stored in cloud environments. Cloud environments allow you to securely access your files outside of your office.

  1. DropBox
  2. SharePoint
  3. Google Docs