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The Do’s and Don’ts of Webcasting

In today’s globalized business world, webcasting has become a strategic way to disseminate information to many external and internal stakeholders at one time. Some of the most common uses for webcasts range from hosting regional or global executive town halls with hundreds of employees, to conducting investor relations (IR) webcasts with thousands of stakeholders around the world. As useful as …

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The IT Buyer’s Guide to Web Conferencing

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It’s well-known that web conferencing solutions can have a great impact on a company’s productivity, communication and efficiency, all while saving time and money. As business teams become more geographically dispersed, web conferencing solutions continue to reaffirm their place as the cornerstone of team collaboration for businesses both small and large. But with all of the positive impacts a web conferencing solution …

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“The Science of Sound” White Paper: How Audio Quality Affects Brain Function

Since its inception, PGi has had a vested interest in bringing you the best audio possible to give you an exceptional conferencing experience.  Our dedication to top-notch audio quality goes beyond our desire to facilitate communicate and collaboration amongst our end users; our commitment to high-quality audio is also backed by science. Hearing is a delicate sense, and when you partake …

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Web Conferencing Solution Enhances End User Satisfaction for intoCareers

For over 40 years, intoCareers has helped mold the minds of tomorrow’s leaders by providing high-quality career information to the educators who provide counsel to youths across the nation as they transition from students into young professionals. intoCareers was confronted with a challenge when a price hike in their web conferencing platform left them searching for a more affordable option …

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Webcasting Solution Improves Global Employee Engagement for Belden Inc.

For well over one hundred years, Belden Inc. has been a leading manufacturer of networking connectivity and software products for enterprise, industrial, broadcast and security markets. The St. Louis-based company has a large global presence with 9,000 employees on nearly every continent. With such a strong global presence, however, Belden struggled to fully meet its goal of being a world-class …

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Marketing Buyer’s Guide to Webinar Platforms

Webinars are now the third most popular content type for researching purchasing decisions. Savvy marketing teams are turning to webinars as a way to promote their brand’s thought leadership and drive more qualified leads into their company’s sales pipelines. However, in order to begin establishing a successful webinar program, you have to evaluate the wide variety of webinar platforms available …

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Increasing Pipeline Acceleration Using Webinars

Contrary to what you may think, webinars are not just for driving top of funnel leads. Webinars can help engage prospects throughout the buyer’s journey. When researching B2B purchases, 67% of buyers attended webinars – ranking webinars in the top 3 for content formats. View the on demand webinar Best Practices for Using Web Events to Increase Pipeline Velocity, conducted by Sirius …

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Guide: Take the Worry out of Selling Webinars to Your Boss

You’re ready to generate new leads and engage existing leads through the buyer’s journey by hosting your own webinars, but before you get started, you have one thing left to do: get buy-in from your boss. Unfortunately, not everyone will understand the value of purchasing a webinar platform for marketing like you do. Read our Guide “Take the Worry Out of …

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PGi’s Web Conferencing Install Checklist Will Help You Choose the Right Tool for Your Needs

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Choosing a web conferencing solution that perfectly suits your needs can be a daunting task. There are a number of important factors to consider, including how the solution will be integrated into your company. Quality web conferencing software brings you more than just cutting-edge features; a great web conferencing software provides you with the comfort of security and reassurance that you can …

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How to Tell If Your Webinar Was Success

You’ve produced and hosted a successful webinar. Or so you think.  But how do you know for sure? Along with best practices for promoting and running your webinars, metrics are the third leg of your journey to successful webinars. To help you understand the importance of webinar results, we’ve identified key metrics to help measure the effectiveness of your webinar program. …

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[Infographic] Wake up Your Webinar: 10 Ways to Engage Your Virtual Audience

Did you know that on average only 30 percent of webinar attendees stay for 30-60 minutes, and only 11 percent will stay over an hour? It’s hard enough to get someone to attend your webinar, but how can you get them to commit 45 minutes or more to your event? The answer is engagement! Once you begin to engage your audience, …

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The Value of Webinars for the Modern Marketer

What is one of the most popular technologies and tactics for generating engaging content and driving more qualified leads to sales?  Yes, it’s the venerable webinar.  And evolution in technology such as SaaS delivery models and integration with your Marketing Automation system, have made webinars more accessible than ever before. But what is the real value of webinars? And why …

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Marketer’s Guide for Web Conferencing Solutions

Successful marketers have to collaborate effectively with a wide range of partners. They can be within your own enterprise or outside third-party teams and potential customers across the country. As a result, many teams have gone far beyond traditional conference calls and group emails and have come to rely on virtual meeting solutions to make communication easier and more efficient. But …

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6 Things to Consider Before Buying Web Conferencing

Companies are increasingly turning to collaboration solutions, like web conferencing, to expand collective knowledge, speed up business processes and give their business a competitive edge through better collaboration. And while you may be eager to get an enterprise-wide solution up and running quickly, you should stop to consider the consequences of buying web conferencing software that doesn’t meet your company’s …

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[eBook] 5 Worst Webinar Mistakes

Nothing is worse than a webinar with crickets, glitches and awkward moments. Get your free eBook, “The 5 Worst Webinar Mistakes You’re Making (And How to Avoid Them),” today from PGi to better navigate the webinar minefield. Multitasking, short on attention and quick to leave you high and dry, webinar audiences can be a tough crowd. However, if you take …

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3 Tips for the Web Conferencing Novice

Thanks to advances in technology, it is now easier than ever for executives and employees to meet online, saving companies both time and money. Web conferencing is a tool accessible through phones, computers and tablets that incorporates video, audio and chat capabilities to make the process of web conferencing easier and more collaborative. While web conferencing apps allow teams to …

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Webcasting vs. Web Conferencing: Do You Know the Difference?

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Webcasting and web conferencing: tomayto, tomahto, right? Both technologies transmit audio and video online for download-free presentations and interactive meetings, so you can communicate with anyone from miles away. Actually, webcasting and web conferencing are not synonymous terms. But between their overlapping features and their widespread, interchangeable use, we know it gets confusing. So, let’s clear the air. Before you purchase …

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How Collaboration Will Save Company Culture

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I wear a lot of hats at PGi, but one of the closest to my heart is managing a team of corporate communicators. Part of that job entails creating and nurturing the internal culture at PGi, bringing all of our 2,100+ associates together under the same vision, mission and core values. For any organization, creating a healthy, vibrant culture is …

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PGi & Innovative iMeet Web Conferencing App Bring Home Gold & Silver Stevie Awards

We are honored to announce that PGi was awarded two Stevie® Awards at The 2014 American Business Awards℠—gold for “Company of the Year” and silver for our innovative iMeet® app for Android™. “We are thrilled and honored to be recognized by The American Business Awards for our long-standing commitment to provide innovative, simple and powerful collaboration solutions that help our …

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What to Do After Your Big Web Event

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A good webinar may seem like it’s all about the planning and execution, but what you do after your big web event matters just as much, too. Whether you’re generating leads, educating employees or building fans, the following steps can help you continue engagement and gain valuable information to achieve your goals. Immediately after your webinar, extend your gratitude to both attendees and registrants …

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