Since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, video conferencing has become an essential part of everyday working life. Reports about their climate-damaging effects are increasingly circulating in the media – they are, however, misleading.
Millions of employees have been working from home since the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic and would like to continue working remotely at least from time to time as it reduces work related and commuting stress.
Studies have shown that video conferences and home offices can contribute to avoid millions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions. alfaview® provides the technical prerequisites to enable a sustainable rethinking of the world of work.
Health management is a major priority at the video conferencing company alfaview® and the educational company alfatraining. The whole team regularly regularly participates in health-related seminars. The latest course of the series put a focus on a “Healthy back at work” in order to create a more dynamic day at work or in the home office.
What people in Germany miss most during the Coronavirus crisis is seeing their families and friends. Especially during the upcoming holiday season, however, the need for personal contacts grows.
As a consequence of the coronavirus pandemic, the number of video conferences has increased over the past few months. Besides the undeniable advantages of online meetings, however, many users of virtual communication platforms notice a certain exhaustion and fatigue that is currently circulating in the media with the label "zoom fatigue".