With the current situation around the coronavirus, more and more workers are finding themselves working from home. With working from home, comes video conferences. Most companies are adopting the Zoom platform to help offices stay connected via video conferences.
As workers that don’t have an office set-up at home, they’re struggling to find a way to make their workstations look presentable for these calls. Thankfully, Zoom has what they call Virtual Backgrounds. These Virtual Backgrounds work as a green screen to help cover up your background with an image of your choice.
How to Install Virtual Backgrounds
Once you have downloaded your GR8 Virtual Backgrounds, follow these steps to showcase them on your conference calls.
- Sign in to your Zoom portal. Click meeting settings.
- Choose the Virtual Background option on the Meeting tab and verify it’s enabled.
- Choose your Virtual Background, then tap done.
For more help on how to start using Virtual Backgrounds, visit Zoom’s tutorial page.
The Stay Home Reminder
With more cities calling for quarantines, use your Virtual Background to remind everyone about the importance of staying home. It might be something subtle, but these reminders can help keep others safe.
We’re living very uncertain times, and staying positive is more important than ever before. Remind everyone on your video conference that positive thoughts lead to positive things in life.
The Zoom To-Do List
For many, this is their first time using Zoom regularly. Add this Virtual Background to remind people a few Zoom etiquettes to make sure they’re using this platform to its fullest.
3 Ways to Stay Calm Today Background
Many are struggling with anxiety and stress; after all, not having the in-person support of your coworkers can be challenging. Use this background to share some tips on how to remind people how to stay calm even during trying times.
Let’s connect! Use this background to ask people to share motivational messages and to show how they’re doing to be GR8 during the current situation.
Just because you’re practicing social distancing doesn’t mean you have to forget about being social. Schedule a social hour with your coworkers, family, and friends and stay connected from a distance.
Brighten someone’s day with this simple background. Remind them that they hold the power to stay calm, even when everyone around them isn’t. It might not seem like much, but sharing these words can change someone’s day.