Video Conferencing

World Telecommunications Day

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Established in 1969 by the United Nations, World Telecommunications Day highlights the most popular global technologies and raises awareness of how the internet helps advance international society. What Is World Telecommunications Day? World Telecommunication and Information Society Day (WTISD) helps …

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5 Ways to Run Smart Virtual Conferences

5 Ways to Run Smart Virtual Conferences

With the growth of virtual conferences, marketers within every type of organization are competing to throw a more compelling webcast to keep their audience engaged. What works in person doesn’t always work for remote events. It’s important to keep these …

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Today’s Webcast: Enterprise Video for the Future

Today's Webcast: Enterprise Video for the Future

The way each enterprise creates a webcast is very different. But who is creating virtual webinars, webcasts, and other enterprise videos today? And what tools are they using? Socialive recently surveyed marketing, HR, and video service professionals to find out. HR Professionals …

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The Power of Private Label Partnerships for Web and Video Conferencing

Private Label Partnerships for Web and Video Conferencing

There’s no doubt your business has changed in the past year since the COVID-19 pandemic. Work, and the growth of remote work, was already evolving substantially thanks to the advent of new technologies. But web and video conferencing experienced unprecedented …

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How to Provide High-Quality, Live Video Webcasting Without Straining Your Network

How to Provide High-Quality, Live Video Webcasting Without Straining Your Network

Has this happened to you? You’ve worked hard to prepare a thorough and captivating webcast presentation. Right when you go live to your viewers, your employees notice the company network begin to get spotty or ultra-slow. Streaming live video at …

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Three Tips for Successful Account-Based Marketing Webcast Strategies

Three Tips for Successful Account-Based Marketing Webcast Strategies

Most businesses adopt a vague approach to targeting audiences, often opting to market to the masses. While this option can work, account-based marketing strategies provide marketers with a better path to success through targeted virtual opportunities and tactics. Wordstream defines Account-based marketing (ABM) as …

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Eight Ways Remote Work is More Productive Than Working in an Office

Eight Ways Remote Work is More Productive Than Working in an Office

Between the global pandemic and a shift in employee preferences, the option to work from home is more desirable than ever. And, remote teams have been proven to be more productive than their in-office counterparts. 85% of businesses report that remote work has improved …

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How to Throw a Virtual End of Year Party for Your Coworkers

How to Throw a Virtual End of Year Party for Your Coworkers

During any other year, companies would flock to breakrooms, restaurants, and hotel conference rooms to celebrate the end of the year. Complete with food, drinks, games, music, and so much fun, employees look forward to these parties every year. But …

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How to Hire Employees Remotely: The Best Practices for Hosting Virtual Interviews

The Best Practices for Hosting Virtual Interviews

With the shift to working remotely, companies have to transfer many of their typical face-to-face processes online, including HR interviews with potential employees. However, much of the interview process involves ascertaining an individual’s “hireability” by analyzing their ability to think …

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Five Tips for Creating a Virtual Onboarding Experience for New Employees

Tips for Creating a Virtual Onboarding Experience for New Employees

Even before the pandemic, companies and HR departments across the globe were adopting remote working policies to help employees lead better lives. Part of a telecommuting environment involves onboarding new employees from wherever they may be. Since traditional office tours …

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Five Things Not to Do During Your Next Video Meeting

Five Things NOT to Do During Your Next Video Meeting

Since March 2020, the world has changed. Remote work has become the “new normal.” Experts on workplace trends predict that up to 30% of the workforce will be working from home several days per week by the end of 2021. With this growing number …

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Four Problems with Online Meetings and How to Solve Them

Four Problems with Online Meetings and How to Solve Them

As online meetings become the new normal for businesses across the globe, many are quick to adopt new video conferencing and webcasting platforms. But, just like an in-person meeting, teams can run into a myriad of problems when attempting to host an …

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What Does a Virtual Open House Look Like?

What Does a Virtual Open House Look Like?

Virtual open houses have long been an option available to realtors and buyers alike. Most often used by those relocating to a new state or unable to attend a scheduled tour, virtual tours play a pivotal role in the home …

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How the Rise of Virtual Events Could Change the Events Industry Forever

Virtual Events Could Change the Events Industry

It’s no secret that the COVID-19 pandemic rocked the events industry in 2020. However, its effects extend beyond this calendar year, with numerous in-person events and conferences being canceled for the 2021 season as well. With these mass cancellations, event professionals are …

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Six Live Streaming Tips for Savvy Content Creators

Live Streaming Tips for Savvy Content Creators

Whether you’re a seasoned live streaming pro or a savvy content creator embracing the power of webcasts and online events, it always helps to be prepared. Keep our six helpful tips in mind before you go live! 1. Invest in …

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Is Your Video Meeting Etiquette on Point?

Video Meeting Etiquette

Businesses across the globe have been hosting video meetings, webcasts, and online events for years now. However, the difference in location isn’t an excuse to throw meeting etiquette out the window. Video meetings have a distinct set of meeting rules …

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Three Reasons Why an Online Meeting Is Better Than an Email

Reasons Why an Online Meeting Is Better Than an Email

We’ve all heard the business adage, “Never hold a meeting for something that could have been solved in an email.” While this saying is true for most aspects of business, other situations require non-verbal communication which only a meeting can …

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Connect With Far-Flung Teams by Streaming Corporate Updates and More

Connect With Far-Flung Teams with Streaming Video

As of 2020, 7 million people — and counting — in the United States worked remotely before COVID-19. With the remote workforce growing by approximately 44% over the last five years, businesses are expanding their search for the right employees by onboarding …

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Crisis Management 101: How to Handle a Company Disaster with Webcasting

Crisis Management with Webcast

From stock markets crashing to natural disasters, internal company blunders to poorly executed marketing campaigns, there are several types of crises a company can face. According to a PwC survey of 4,500 business leaders, almost 70% of leaders have experienced at …

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How to Keep Uninvited Guests Out of Your Online Meeting

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The number of businesses using virtual meetings skyrocketed this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Naturally, as more and more people began to leverage video conferencing and webcasting software for personal, professional, and educational uses, companies and users alike became increasingly concerned …

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