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Skype For Business


The Skype for Business tool enables any colleague to get in touch with any other colleague at any time, in any place.

Skype for Business is you’re your complete communication tool that Incorporates a chat facility, video conferencing and audio conferencing.

What are the benefits of using Skype?

  • Schedule, record and participate in online video meetings

  • Use Skype on your desktop, tablet or mobile device

  • Screen-sharing for help, tutorials, technical support and more

  • Host webinars

  • Instant messaging - build groups and keep up to date with your team remotely

  • Skype Meeting Rooms

  • Work collaboratively

When should I use Skype?

When arranging a meeting you should ask yourself the following questions...

  • Why do I want this meeting?

  • Is a physical meeting the most time and cost-effective way of achieving your goal?

  • Could I use Skype to hold this meeting?

If you ever find yourself unable to get into work due to adverse weather for example, then you can use Skype to keep in touch with your team and to join meetings!

Here's our video guides to help you get started with Skype...

Creating a Skype Meeting

How to Use Chat on Skype

How To Set Up A Call

Skype For Business Rooms

We have a number of rooms set up already to use Skype. You can find out how to book a Skype room in our user guide here. Click on the blue box below to find your nearest Skype For Business room.

  • Warwick Board Room (Please note, you will need an exec member present in order to use this room as per the current policy)

  • Warwick Meeting Room G1

  • Warwick Meeting Room G8

  • Warwick Meeting Room F3

  • Waterfront, Boardroom