Behind the Butler’s Desk

Welcome to my study. Here you will find articles I have written to organize my thoughts on how small business owners can help themselves to present with confidence to their online audience. My focus is on maximizing business opportunities using websites and Zoom with a lean towards businesses operating in the Calgary area and participating in the BNI (Business Network International) community. I hope you find this resource useful. please write me if you have any questions or comments on what I share.

Zoom Pros – Tips & Tricks

Articles to help business owners to look good and feel confident in front of customers over zoom.

The Best Headset for Zoom

Cyril WongApril 2, 20214 min read
The Best Headset for Zoom
Top Quality Sound for You and Your Clients Did you know people are forgiving of poor video quality, but poor audio is a deal-breaker? If I can’t hear you and understand you, there is no point in connecting at all.…

Turn Your iPhone into a Portable 1080p Webcam

Cyril WongApril 2, 20213 min read
Turn Your iPhone into a Portable 1080p Webcam
Dear Android User: EpocCam is Apple only. I’m sorry that I do not have information for you at this time. Please write me with your suggestions for Android and I will gladly append and appropriately credit your contribution. 99% of…

Covid Convos

#COVIDConvos is a limited series following how Calgarians are adjusting to the Covid-19 recession, home office life, business landscape and what we can all do to be proactive in this challenging time.

Ginny Kellough’s Covid-19 Experience

Ginny Kellough’s Covid-19 Experience
We welcome back Ginny Kellough to share her experience as a COVID-19 patient now recovered. Join us as we explore her encounter with the coronavirus and how it impacted her health, and how it affects her personal and business life.…

Jordan Fraser, MBA Financial Security Advisor

Jordan Fraser, MBA Financial Security Advisor
Jordan helps families like yours to create customized and adaptable financial security plans to help you achieve your dreams and manage the risk along the way. Whether your focus is on wealth building or estate planning, I offer advice to…

Ginny Kellough, Accident & Living Insurance

Ginny Kellough, Accident & Living Insurance
Ginny has a BA in psychology and a BA in criminology and deviance. She worked as a therapy assistant for 8 years helping to reintegrate those with mental illness back into the community. After her husband suffered a life-threatening brain…

Christina Matthews, Family Lawyer

Christina Matthews, Family Lawyer
Please welcome family lawyer, Christina Matthews from Macphail Harding. Find out how a family lawyer can help distressing families find resolution and mitigate legal risks during separation. Learn about child and spouse support options during COVID19. https://youtu.be/hZjYSg4KFzA Christina Matthews, Layer,…

Justin McMaster, IT Specialist

Justin McMaster, IT Specialist
Please welcome 20 year IT and Tech Support specialist, Just McMaster as he shares on how he’s “Making Tech Easy” for business owners. We unpack in laymen speak about VOIP (Internet Phone Systems), VPN/ Remote Desktop, Microsoft Office 365 and…

Amanda Hess, Life Coach

Amanda Hess, Life Coach
Amanda Hess is a Life Coach and the owner of 3S Confidence. She helps women fall back in love with themselves, their appearance, their lives and their purpose through one to one coaching. Transforming lives is Amanda‚Äôs passion. She invites…