Mobile security is one of the biggest issues of the 21st century - how can you maintain your phone call privacy?
The problem with data protection and mobile privacy has been gaining a lot more exposure in the recent year, with many looking for ways to ensure their security and privacy.
Your phone is the first gadget you're likely to see a new message on, and that becomes the perfect opportunity for phishing attacks. While you most likely won't click on a suspicious link sent to your inbox on a PC, or you have a firewall installed, people tend to take mobile security threats as seriously.
Data roaming charges can be very painful for frequent travelers - what are the ways to help yourself with reducing that bill?
There's a lot of helpful advice out there in regards to saving on your cell phone data and avoiding data charges while staying abroad, and we've decided to make a list of the steps you can take that actually make a difference.
As most businesses need to keep in constant contact with their clients, many can benefit from a business cell phone
Realistically, one of the most important aspects of running a business is customer service, which most of the time includes calls.
However, when you're making these calls 24/7, and especially if there's a whole support team - your business phone service bill can total up to overwhelming sums of money.
Not to mention, keeping in contact with international clients often becomes a major issue with traditional cell phone service providers.
5G stands for “Fifth Generation", and as we're currently at 4G in terms of public cell phone data service, is promised to be several times faster than its predecessor.Browsing the web, downloading files and making video calls will also be more quick and smooth with 5G network, allowing you to complete all everyday tasks without Wi-Fi to rely on.
Any conscientious business owner is always striving to improve on the existing strategies and processes in their work routine or between staff members. However, sometimes you really do hit a bit of a wall in terms of what can be done to increase your productivity. That's why we've decided to make a little compilation of tools that can help you with that!
Realistically, the issue of cell phone service is one of the biggest difficulties when it comes to traveling either for personal reasons, or work. However, there's little to no progress when it comes to improving the quality of service on the part of traditional carriers - the top-4 biggest companies on the market stayed the same for the past 10+ years.
As the world gets more and more globalized, international roaming plans are crossing over to become a necessity for any entrepreneur.
However, most of the traditional mainstream carriers still fail to provide high-quality global roaming services for an economically reasonable price.
When traveling, you're often only going to get 2G data, and pay extra for your data abroad, not to mention outrageously expensive calls - and that's very outdated when comparing to alternative service providers outside of the top-4 carriers.
Are poor cell phone services, over-the-top charges and inconsistent support really worth it?
Being a goal-oriented individual isn't easy, particularly when it comes to maintaining a healthy work-life ethic and knowing when to put your tasks on pause.
We've talked about dealing with burnout before, and letting work take over your life is one of the causes of it.
We really do get that struggle, and keeping the balance sometimes seems like easier said than done, which is why we've decided to share a few great tips from practicing psychologists that can help with that.
If your corporate trip is coming up, you probably have so much on your mind already - therefore, we tend to overlook the important details that need to be taken care of in advance to ensure smooth travel. Earlier, we prepared for you an article about 5 Ways to Save Money on Corporate Travel.
Now we at Pond Mobile have prepared a little cheat sheet for your next work trip so that it'll go as convenient and safe as possible.
We've all heard of the fact that your surroundings really do matter when it comes to the work process, as they can drastically affect the quality of your results - and productivity, too.
However, there are little to no tips on what you should actually do to organize or even choose your deck space as you move into the new office and set up a work zone at home.
No worries, we're here to help! Here are some tips on how to make the most out of your office or home space, and play that to your advantage.
It's pretty apparent at the moment that the Internet is full of aspects that are ready to compromise your privacy or even safety in general.
Therefore, it's only up to you to be proactive and take measures in order to steer clear from trouble - and we've compiled some tips to use as a checklist for your web safety overhaul:
Books have been a way to pass on knowledge for dozens of generations, and have still stayed probably the most popular method of self-education in various fields, even if you don't have a way to attend a lecture or a workshop in person - as evident by the booming demand for non-fiction and self-help literature.
However, it's pretty difficult to navigate among thousands of books that get released onto the self-ed market every year, to determine which ones are actually worth your time. So, best take advice from the top entrepreneurs of 2019 - their bookshelves are definitely curated to perfection:
Successful entrepreneurs always stress the importance of networking and making strong meaningful connections to always know that you have some ropes ready to be pulled when the time is right. But how are you supposed to establish these connections and relationships, if you aren't a networking guru, and have a pretty vague understanding of how it works?
Don't worry: Pond Mobile has compiled a short list for you to outline where you might want to get started.
Cybersecurity awareness is something that's been brought to the forefront of current discussions only recently and provoked by a worldwide scandal with the social media privacy issues - which was definitely way too late. But the safety of your information on social media is not what you should exclusively be worried about.
Have you ever thought to yourself - "how secure are my calls"?
Most of us watch YouTube to unwind or even listen to music, but few recognize how much learning and self-development potential there really is. You can choose from hundreds of high-quality videos ranging from self-help to science and anything in between.
Pond Mobile has laid the foundation for you with these 6 amazing channels!
We all know the phrase “the customer is always right" - but it really doesn't mean that they actually fully understand the issue they've brought up to you, and some tend to get too heated extremely quickly. Therefore, you'll need to come up with many strategies to prevent the situation from escalating, and also keep your sanity along the way.
Pond Mobile has prepared several tips on how to cope in the case of confrontation:
Honestly, texting has become one of the primary methods of communication nowadays, and it's more important than ever to become proficient at it.
Naturally, you're probably making several mistakes with this, and those might be actually ruining your texting game, while also leaving a bad taste in your correspondent's mouth.
No worries - we're going to help you figure out which ones exactly you're guilty of, and how to improve!
Have you ever noticed that we're completely surrounded by different marketing tactics that aim to win over our dollar through language?
The way companies word their slogans, video advertisements and product names is actually incredibly clever, and targeted to appeal to the customer in more than a few ways - some of them definitely got stuck in our heads for generations.
Here are a few of the huge corporations' slogans that became iconic over the years:
We all know that unique hobbies enrich our daily lives and develop a well-rounded personality, but are they just that - a way to kill time? Or could there possibly be a link between how successful and capable we are and our hobbies of choice?
In fact, there very well might be - scientists suggest that certain pursuits can develop skills that would give you an edge in many career paths, as evident by the stories of these outstanding people:
It's a well-known fact that ambitious people are always looking for ways to spend their workday as productive as humanly possible. However, it's kind of difficult to properly multitask without utilizing any new apps that help you optimize your work time, and why would you make it harder for yourself and ignore the perks of living in the twenty-first century?
Pond Mobile team has compiled a list of several apps we all know and love to help you step up your daily grind: