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Increasing Microsoft Teams Active Usage During COVID-19

Crayon received the honor of being featured in the Microsoft "Work From Home" COVID-19 Response Booklet.   The booklet was created to help employees navigate working from home. Crayon offered users a six-month free trial to Empower-iQ, a...

How to Add Video Filters To Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams recently broke the daily record with 2.7 Billion meeting minutes in March. It's obvious there has been an increased need for video calling software, but what does that mean for our day to day lives?   Update: Microsoft...

Community Outreach - Staying Productive

There are a lot of things going on in the world today, and with that many rapid changes.   I am reaching out to our community to say we are going to get through this together by staying connected virtually, keeping healthy, and remaining...

Business Continuity During Challenging Times

To All Crayon Customers,  As we all deal with unprecedented change, Crayon is committed to the safety of our family, which includes our customers and partners. Crayon US has implemented business continuity plans enabling Crayon employees...

#NoMoreMeetings

Have you ever been in a meeting and have said to yourself, "Why am I here?" or "This is taking longer than expected." or "I could be doing anything else."   What about after the meetings are over? Do you have trouble finding the...

4 Ways To Be More Productive

Here are two not so shocking statistics when looking at productivity It takes 25 minutes to return to an original task after being interrupted There is a 40% decrease in productivity when multitasking. Pop-ups, emails, phone calls,...

Free Trial of Microsoft Teams Paid Version for 6 Months

Many companies are allowing their employees to work from home as global health and remote work becomes a universal focus. With more employees working from home, we expect to see a significant increase in the need and usage of...

From fancy food to deep technical insights , NIC conference...

After hundreds of demos, nearly 50 sessions, 1,400 participants and megablocks of cheese, the Ninth Annual NIC conference has come to an end. NIC, which stands for the Nordic Infrastructure Conference, is well-known in the tech industry...