There’s no substitute for face-to-face conversations in business. However, when you can’t get there, video calling is the next best thing. Here are some free tools you should have in your arsenal.
Microsoft’s Skype is the number one for video calling. You’ll need a decent broadband connection so you don’t suffer dropouts, but if you do, Skype offers one-to-one and conference video calling for up to 25 people.
If both parties own Apple devices, FaceTime is an in-built video chat app that works well and, once set up, is reliable.