People go online — how virtual meetings are transforming business and personal communication

The most important:

  • In 2020, compared to 2019, the number of personal online meetings increased by 1,230%, and group meetings by 613%.
  • Online meetings accounted for 42% of all meetings in 2020, but are growing rapidly.
  • Nearly 65% ​​of companies in the UK reported increased productivity from their employees working fully or partially remotely.
  • 70% of companies in developed countries have long-term plans to implement and develop the remote work concept.
  • Group meetings most often last about 60 minutes, personal meetings are one-half to one-quarter that length.
  • Over 46% of all remote meetings in 2020 were between employees within a company.
  • 65% of companies representing different countries and sectors of the economy reported that they did not lose a single client after switching to an online work format.
  • Only 32% of companies believe face-to-face meetings are more important than online communication.
  • In 2019, less than 50% of all online meetings were held using a mobile phone, in 2020 this figure exceeded 60%.

Demand for virtual meetings is on the rise

Anatomy of virtual meetings

Sales go online

Perceptual Issues

The future is in mobility

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