Latest posts by Ken Narita

Ooma Office Pro vs. 8×8: 2022 Pricing and feature comparison
  • January 7, 2022
Traditional phone companies no longer have a lock on the business phone market. The growing industry of VoIP phone providers (Voice over Internet Protocol) is offering phone service that’s higher quality, more flexible, and lower in cost.Check. [Read More]
Posted in Business
How to make a website that attracts customers.
  • September 17, 2021
Want to learn how to make a website to promote your business? It’s a key priority for many businesses. Below, we’ll get into the fundamentals you need to create a website and start getting leads for your business. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Ooma vs. magicJack: Pricing, Features, Quality and Service
  • October 29, 2020
It’s a fast-paced world, and though technology has made great strides, digital interconnectedness sometimes comes at a cost. It’s increasingly challenging to keep personal and professional lives separate, and you’re often expected to answer. [Read More]
Posted in Home Phone
Ooma’s Guide to Running Your Business From Your Mobile Device
  • October 22, 2020
Has your company shifted to working remotely? Or maybe you have to travel for your job, contributing to the 405 million business trips that Americans take in a typical year. [Read More]
Posted in Blog
7 Video Call Tips All Remote Workers Should Know
  • June 9, 2020
Video calls are an essential part of remote working. However, you've probably experienced less-than-perfect video meetings due to connection problems, poor lighting, cluttered backgrounds, and questionable etiquette. [Read More]
Posted in Business
4 Work From Home Tech Tips You Need to Work Like a Pro
  • June 7, 2020
If you’re working remotely, getting your work-from-home tech organized should be priority number one. However, trying to optimize your home internet can feel like “one more thing” to do, use these simple pointers so you can jump in and work from home like a pro. [Read More]
Posted in Business
6 Easy Virtual Team Building Activities Every Manager Needs
  • June 2, 2020
Virtual team-building activities can be the secret sauce to making your (and your remote teams’) video calls more productive and fun. With everyone working off-site and ‘alone,’ a quick warm-up activity will help build stronger connections, ward off loneliness, and increase work-from-home productivity. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Work from Home Essentials
  • June 1, 2020
Whether you’re new to working from home or you’re a seasoned telecommuting pro, having work-from-home office essentials in place sets you up for success. In the these chapters you'll discover what you need for a home office to do your best work and get practical self-care tips to enjoy a successful remote-working life. [Read More]
Posted in Business
How to Increase Your WFH Productivity (Even If You’re Crushing It Every Day)
  • June 1, 2020
There are always opportunities to increase your WFH productivity — even if you’re producing quality work regularly.As a remote worker, you may feel more productive operating from home than you did working in the office environment. You are not alone! [Read More]
Posted in Business
UCaaS Cost: Why Switching Now Is Smart
  • May 27, 2020
Understandably, UCaaS cost is top-of-mind when transitioning to a cloud-based unified communications solution. In general, as-a-service solutions are considered cost-effective alternatives to on-premises systems. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Why This Isn’t Your Boss’s UCaaS Migration
  • May 26, 2020
UCaaS data migration is faster and smoother than traditional transfers, it's more than just flipping a switch. A successful transition requires... [Read More]
Posted in Business
5 UCaaS Features You’re Sure to Love
  • May 19, 2020
Now more than ever, having access to UCaaS features is critical. Business communication is changing rapidly requiring sophisticated call integrations that a voice-only system can’t support. [Read More]
Posted in Business
5 Vital Questions to Ask Every UCaaS Solution Provider
  • May 14, 2020
Choosing the right UCaaS solution provider can be tricky. As you sift through vendors, the features and service options start to sound similar.While one provider offers the right price, another vendor talks about options you hadn’t considered. One company has stellar reviews, but its platform seems complicated and hard to understand. [Read More]
Posted in Business
UCaaS 2021: A Practical Guide to Unified Communications
  • May 12, 2020
In this guide, you’ll learn what to look for when transitioning to cloud business phones. If you’re new to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and Unified Communications as a Service download this free guide. [Read More]
Posted in Business
How to use Google My Business listings to increase customer leads.
  • January 22, 2020
Each day, there are about 5.8 billion searches on Google, and for each of those searches, your small business has the potential to match with a prospect. Did you know that creating an online business profile can help you increase your [Read More]
Posted in Business
Call Blocking on your small business phone
  • January 16, 2020
When your business phone rings, you could be connected with a prospective customer. However, answering the phone could also unfortunately connect you to a robocall spammer. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Critical things to know before switching to a cloud phone system.
  • October 10, 2019
In this guide, you’ll learn what to look for when transitioning to cloud business phones. If you’re new to Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) and Unified Communications as a Service download this free guide. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Productivity Hacks for Coworking Spaces
  • September 17, 2019
Coworking and shared office spaces are growing in popularity thanks to two big changes: Rising rents and a changing workforce. There are now 60 million freelance workers, and by 2027 it’s predicted that a majority of workers in the U.S. will be contractors, reports CNBC. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Ooma Office vs. Nextiva: Comparing Small Business Phone Services
  • August 6, 2019
As a small business, your margins are tight, and the right business tools give you the cutting-edge technology you need without bloating your budget.Phone service is essential to your business' success, and today's business VoIP transforms a. [Read More]
Posted in Business
Top 5 Communications Tools for Maximizing B2B Sales
  • June 20, 2019
What's holding you back from growing your B2B sales numbers?While it's easy to point to the marketplace or office productivity, the real reason is probably rooted in communication and messaging. After all, communication underpins just. [Read More]
Posted in Business