At Grand Valley State University we use video-chat for interviews with first round candidates for university positions. GVSU has been the lab school for the past four years for a telepresence company called ooVoo. For more information about the use of ooVoo at GVSU go to:

Employers in every industry have discovered that using telepresence is a sustainable way to do business. The ability to hear and see another person without flying or driving results in the use of less time, money and gas. The cost savings are real:


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Videoconferencing Hackers

A blog post that discusses various aspects of videoconferencing and the potential for it getting hacked.  The poster takes quotes from a post written by David Maldow of Human Productivity and compares them to their opinions on the topic.



Job Interviews through Video-chat at Community College



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