Tools you need to work successfully with your clients, fellow agents and staff. The list below is divided up by hardware, software, and services that are required or recommended.
- USB Headset
Note: Convertible laptops. Fold-outs, tablet PCs, ones with detachable keyboards may have issues logging into the Cloud Office. Some Dell computers may crash the cloud office with a runtime Visual C++ error. There is no fix at this time, but Virbela is working on it.
High Speed Internet
- Get the higest upstream and downstream you can afford
- Minimum 500 kbs up / 3 Mbps down
- Test your current download speed at SpeedTest.net
- Print Contracts in the field
- Hook up to cars electrical system
Larger Monitor or Monitors
- 25″ 1920 x 1080 displays are under $150. The additional landscape will improve your ability to work dramatically.
You may want to hook your existing laptop to its own keyboard, monitor and mouse combination for efficiency.
- Many laptops have docking stations for easy hookup
- Manage who can call you and when they can call you
- Voicemail to Text / Text messaging
- Free Long Distance anywhere in the U.S. (except Alaska and Hawaii)