Smarter working is also about being a responsible global citizen. When employees can work from different locations, like home, it helps keep more cars off the road, which helps everyone save on commute time and their impact on the environment. Plantronics takes social responsibility seriously and has one of the largest solar panel installations in Santa Cruz County, offsetting nearly 80 percent of the site's utility bill.
Plantronics is a global corporation headquartered in Santa Cruz, California with offices in 20 countries, including major facilities in China, England, Mexico, and the Netherlands. Plantronics’ new workspaces leverage Unified Communications and other technology to enhance collaboration with an increasingly distributed workforce. Plantronics’ smarter working initiative has been extensively covered in media. Examples include
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headsets, we deliver uncompromising quality, an ideal experience, and extraordinary service. Plantronics is used by every company in the Fortune 100, as well as 911 dispatch, air traffic control and the New York Stock Exchange. For more information, please visit
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