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Google Launches Virtual Office Dream

Gmail just made virtual office users cheer with a new service that brings Voice over Internet Protocol to Gmail and links it to the Google Voice app. All this means you can make telephone calls from your Gmail interface. This is a virtual office user’s dream that will save you time and money on international calls.

Gmail users have been chatting it up using their PC’s mic and speakers via a service called Google Talk since 2005. But until today Gmail users couldn’t dial into land lines. Both Gmail users had to be sitting behind their computers and signed into Gmail at the same time in order to talk. Now virtual office users can dial landlines from their computers any time and anywhere.

“Given that most of us don’t spend all day in front of our computers, we thought, ‘wouldn’t it be nice if you could call people directly on their phones?’ said Google Software Engineer Robin Schriebman. “Starting today, you can call any phone right from Gmail.”

Here’s how it works: You can dial a phone number in the same familiar way you dial a normal phone. Just click “Call phone” at the top of your chat list and dial a number or enter a contact’s name. If you have a Google Voice phone number, calls made from Gmail will display this number as the outbound caller ID. You can also choose to receive calls made to this number right inside Gmail.

Calls to the U.S. and Canada will be free for at least the rest of the year, Google said, and promised calls to other countries will be billed at very low rates. Schriebman said Google worked hard to make international calling rates “really cheap.” Calls to the U.K., France, Germany, China, Japan -- and many more countries -- for as little as $0.02 per minute.

This is a great complement to the virtual office space. A virtual office space gives you a prestigious office address, mail forwarding, a lobby greeter, access to a business center and much more. Now, virtual office users can slash the cost associated with international phone calls using Google’s new service.

Davinci Virtual Office Innovations Highlighted in Media

Davinci Virtual is finding its way into the news again.

Davinci’s virtual offices are mentioned in onrec.com, the accompanying Web site to Online recruitment magazine, which takes an in depth look into Internet recruitment and the industry suppliers. The article is entitled, “Latest SME marketing and business tools unveiled.”

The story isn’t solely about virtual offices, but it’s a teaser to the Fresh Business Thinking LIVE! event in the UK. The event is for entrepreneurs, business owner and managers. At this event, some of the latest products and services that aim at the small- to mid-sized business community will be introduced.

Among the products mentioned in the article are Finance Gofer, a new online tool that aims to help finance professionals and entrepreneurs with small- to mid-sized business clients. Another business tool mentioned is Huthwaite Sales Toolbox, which offers applications designed to breed greater efficiency for the sales team.

Then we get to Davinci Virtual. Davinci is unveiling its Virtual Assistant Mail Shot campaign service. The new service paves the way for Davinci’s virtual assistants to launch direct e-mail campaigns and track the success of the efforts.

“We’re delighted to be involved in Fresh Business Thinking LIVE! Whether you are working from home; constantly travelling on business; looking to expand into new markets or simply planning to start a new business, the success of these ventures will often depend on first impressions,” Steve Golding, Davinci’s UK managing director, told onerec.com. “So, having a mailing address at a prestigious business location with a dedicated telephone number answered professionally in the name of your company ticks all the right boxes in terms of presenting the right image.”

Davinci Virtual office just continues to expand its innovative virtual office suite of tools and technologies. When you rent a virtual office space from Davinci Virtual, you can be sure that you have an ecosystem of virtual services at your fingertips, from virtual receptionists, to virtual assistants, and now even e-mail campaign management. Stay tuned for more virtual office innovation!

Davinci Runs Virtual Office Promotion in New York City

Start spreading the news! We’re discounting today. You can be a part of it when you rent virtual office space in New York from Davinci Virtual.

Davinci Virtual is running a special on its New York Park Avenue virtual office location. For a limited time, you can get your first month free when you rent virtual office space there for six months. If that’s not good enough news, consider this: You can be up and running within three days with a prestigious Manhattan office address.

Davinci Virtual is offering the promotion at its Park Avenue Office Suites location. This virtual office is located at 373 Park Avenue South on the sixth floor. That’s between 26th street and 27th street in the 10016 zip code.

You can rent virtual office space at this Manhattan location, which is also near our Gramercy-Flatiron, Kips Bay, Midtown and East Side virtual office facilities, for as low as $99 a month. When you consider that you are getting one month free, that equals about $80 a month.

Besides the prime business address in Manhattan, you also get mail and package receipt, and access to a business support center when you visit the facility. If you have guests, a professional receptionist in the lobby will greet them. You can have your mail forwarded to your home office—or anywhere else in the world—for an additional charge. Of course, conference rooms are available for rent if you need to make a client presentation.

What’s in your neighborhood? If you rent a virtual office space on 373 Park Ave., your neighbors will be Baruch College, Hotel Giraffe, and the Appellate Division Courthouse of New York State. You can dine at nearby Rooftop Bar and Grille or visit the Madison Square Park Conservancy. You are also very close to Murray Hill.

Be sure to rent your office space in Manhattan while this promotion lasts. But if you miss it, know that Davinci Virtual has the strongest selection and best value on virtual offices in New York City.

Get One Month Free Virtual Office Space in St. George

What’s better than a Davinci Virtual office in St. George, Utah? Special promotional pricing on a Davinci Virtual office in St. George, Utah.

Davinci is running a special on this strategic virtual office location in the Red Cliffs Professional Park at 321 N. Mall Drive. When you opt for a virtual office in St. George, you can have your business up and running within three days—and now at discounted prices from $99 a month.

This southern Utah virtual office location is now offering the first month of rent free. You’ll get everything you need to meet your virtual business needs, from a prime addresses in St. George, to live receptionist services and professional lobby greeters. Davinci Virtual promises to make your experience at this virtual office location as smooth and effortless as possible.

When you rent a virtual office in St. George, the largest city in southern Utah, your business will be in good company. The largest employers in St. George are Wal-Mart, SkyWest Airlines, Costco and Red Mountain Spa. You can find affordable labor in St. George. The average salary there is about $1,351.50 a month.

And when you aren’t working, you can climb mountains, snowboard, or visit one of the many Utah lakes and parks that draw thousands of visitors each year. RelocateAmerica, a Web site that offers relocating consumers a directory of over 6,000 national community profiles, named St. George among its 100 top places to live.

“St. George metro area is growing fast leading to a boom in both residential and commercial growth,” RelocateAmerica writes. “The subsequent downturn—now beginning to stabilize—means that there are bargains to be had. An amazing array of properties is available in St. George and the surrounding areas. The average home price in St. George is approximately $240,000 for a 2,000+ square-foot home.”

Of course, you don’t have to move to St. George to do business there. With a Davinci Virtual office, you can enjoy a low barrier of entry into this attractive southern Utah market. Check out this video on St. George to see why this is the tourism capital of Utah:


St. George Virtual Offices Spell Service

St. George is in one of the fastest growing Metropolitan Statistical Areas in the nation, with growth continuing at historic levels. This Utah city is witnessing job growth that outpaces the state and the nation with low unemployment.

Why? Partly because retail sales are still healthy, commercial and residential construction is still strong, homes are still selling. St. George ranks among the top 10 best places to live on list after list and has even been ranked as the second best city in the nation for doing business.

St. George is in Washington County, Utah. But you don’t have to be in order to leverage some of the opportunities there. With a healthy economy, the services industry in St. George is also healthy.  You can rent a virtual office space in St. George for pennies on the dollar of relocating there and still have a local phone number and address for clients.

Let’s say you are a freelance graphic designer. You see the opportunities in St. George, but you don’t want to pick up and move there. You can set up a virtual office in St. George to make it easier for local clients to contact you via their local phone directories, drop off packages at the virtual office center and more.

Davinci Virtual can set you up with a St. George virtual office within 24 hours at the Red Cliffs Professional Park. Located at 321 N. Mall Drive in St. George, this professional office environment can help you make a good impression on would-be clients. Virtual office rent at this facility starts at just $99 a month.

For that price, you get a prime business address, mail and package receipt, a business support center, lobby greeter, client drop off and pick up point, and mail forwarding and shipping services. With mail forwarding and shipping services, you can have your mail delivered to your St. George virtual office and then forwarded to you wherever you are. You can also have your calls to your St. George number routed to your home office.

When you need to visit St. George, you can set up a meeting with clients in the Red Cliffs Professional Park conference room for $25 to $45 an hour. Of course, four hours of conference room use is included in your monthly virtual office rent. You can even rent a day office for about $20 an hour.

Whether you need a virtual office space in St. George, Salt Lake, Provo, or some other Utah city, Davinci Virtual has you covered. Check out this YouTube video to learn more about St. George: