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Three Ways to Use Webcasts to Run a Human Resources Department Effectively

Three Ways to Use Webcasts to Run a Human Resources Department Effectively

The 2020 global pandemic caused a drastic shift in workforce habits, forcing companies to adopt new practices to accommodate the remote workforce, such as hiring new employees via virtual interviews and transforming industry conferences to virtual events. However, with 80% of company leaders reportedly allowing employees to work from home post-pandemic, human resources departments must fully transition to leveraging webcasts, video conferencing, and other …

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What to Expect from the Virtual Events Industry Post COVID-19

What to Expect from the Virtual Events Industry Post COVID-19

While the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic may have temporarily halted in-person industry events and conferences, it gave the virtual events industry a hefty boost. But, will this new virtual events option be a long-term solution for companies once the pandemic begins to subside? Absolutely! Virtual events are here to stay. Here’s what businesses can expect from the virtual events industry in …

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Five Top Characteristics of Successful Online Events

Five Top Characteristics of Successful Online Events

Five Top Characteristics of Successful Online Events You poured your heart and soul into an online event. From developing the perfect registration page to ensuring the webcast ran smoothly, you took care of every little detail. Now that it’s over… was it a success? To determine how successful your online event was, we need to look at five key characteristics. But …

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Four Reasons Why Recording Webcasts is Essential for Business

Four Reasons Why Recording Webcasts is Essential for Business

In 2020, online meetings, virtual events, and live videos won the Internet. With the majority of the workforce working from home, teams had to quickly adapt and embrace live streaming technology to keep their companies running. While live streaming will continue to be at the forefront of 2021 and beyond, there is one major flaw: not everyone can attend a live event. Between …

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Four Town Hall Ideas to Re-Energize Your Client-Base in 2021

Four Town Hall Ideas to Re-Energize Your Client-Base in 2021

When you work at a large company or a business with employees located across the globe, all-hands meetings—also known as town-hall meetings—are an effective way to energize employees, distribute pertinent information, and receive feedback. This same concept can be applied to communicating and interacting with clients in 2021. To keep your client base energized, active, and relying on your company’s …

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Six Webcast Resolutions to Make for the New Year

Six Webcast Resolutions to Make for the New Year

Were you among the many brands that adopted webcasts as part of the remote work transition this year? If so, gear up! 2021 is bound to be a more webcast-focused year, and businesses worldwide are implementing new tactics to improve their webcasts and drive more leads. Make 2021 a successful year for webcasting in your organization by making these six …

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Engaging Investors from a Distance

Engaging Investors from a Distance

“The more things change, the more they stay the same, and that goes for the top tips in terms of planning a roadshow, virtual or otherwise.” – Lisa Traeger, Corporate Relationship Officer and Partner, Atlantic Equities According to website Investopedia, a non-deal roadshow is when “companies travel across the country to talk to investors even when they aren’t going public…executives …

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Seven Questions to Ask in Your Post-Virtual Event Survey

7 Questions to Ask in Your Post-Virtual Event Survey

After you wrap up a big webinar, webcast, or online event, it’s tempting to sit back and relish in the success of the event. But your work isn’t over yet! Now it’s time to craft and send the post virtual event survey. This survey will help you gather valuable insight from participants about their experiences, what your team can improve, and …

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Hive Streaming: What is It and Why You Need It

Hive Streaming: What is It and Why You Need It

Hive Streaming integrates with GlobalMeet Webcast This integration is an excellent opportunity for businesses to grow their online events and webcast audiences at scale without disrupting enterprise networks. Check it out. What is Hive Streaming? Hive Streaming is a video streaming platform designed to help enterprises securely deliver high-quality streaming video to hundreds of thousands of viewers. Through this platform, you …

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How Top-Performing Marketing Groups Use Webcasting Technology to Fuel the Funnel

Webcasting Technology to Fuel the Funnel

Marketers have a myriad of lead generation tools at their disposal. From SEO tactics to PPC ads, email marketing messages, and social media campaigns, there are endless forms of strategies designed to capture the attention of potential leads. Top marketers also use these tactics to promote their upcoming webcasts, which are used to direct potential leads into the marketing funnel. Are …

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Best Practices for Hosting Virtual Town Halls: Three Tips You Can Use Today

Best Practices for Hosting Virtual Town Halls

When your employees can’t all come together for a company-wide meeting, the best solution is to host a virtual town hall event. These events let internal employees hear from corporate management, executives, and other coworkers. Town hall events can also be hosted for external customers for product updates, quarterly financial reports, and more. No matter why your company chooses to …

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How to Avoid Straining Your Network When Live Streaming

oid Straining Your Network When Live Streaming

There is nothing worse than the build-up to a large, live online event, only to experience network failures. This experience not only disrupts your event, but it also puts a damper on your brand’s reputation when webcast participants have trouble viewing your content. If you’re concerned about potential network errors and failures—which online event and webcast producers should be—keep these tips …

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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 as we all know, 2020 is no such year. This year and into the future, virtual end of year parties …

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Why First Impressions Matter: Five Tips on How to Brand Your Webcast

Five Tips on How to Brand Your Webcast

Webcasts form excellent lead generation tools for your organization. They can also help your brand build authority and increase visibility. But an unprofessional webinar can have the opposite effect than what you want — it can erode trust and create a negative impression. To make a good first impression with your webcast, focus on every element of branding, from the …

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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 and face-to-face employee introductions are out of the question, companies are adopting virtual onboarding experiences. Use these five tips to …

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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 of people working from home, video meetings are more important than ever. Most of us have heard stories of spouses …

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Eleven Quick Ideas for Promoting Webcasts Before, During, and After the Event

Ideas for Promoting Webcasts Before, During, and After the Event

When it comes to webcasts, the top problem businesses run into is audience registration. The old phrase “If you build it, they will come,” doesn’t apply to webcasts and online events. Instead, businesses must tell the world that they are hosting a webcast or online series. To increase total webcast registration and participation, companies can use these 11 ideas for promoting their webcast before, …

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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 online meeting. If you run into any of these four common online meeting problems, use our solutions to course-correct and …

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Why Webcasts Are Saving the Live Events Industry

Why Webcasts Are Saving the Live Events Industry

2020 has proven to be a challenging year for the live events industry. The COVID-19 pandemic impacted the ability for audiences to physically gather safely. Many meeting and event planners quickly converted live events to fully virtual to adapt to the new reality. Responses to a PCMA survey conducted in April 2020 revealed that “7 out of 10 respondents have …

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In-person Is Canceled, But Events Are Not: How to Take Your Event Virtual

In-person Is Canceled, But Events Are Not: How to Take Your Event Virtual

Live events are a critical component of every organization’s communication strategy. Events ranging from corporate town halls and shareholder meetings to conferences and training sessions give employees, co-workers, customers, prospects, and stakeholders the chance to gather, listen, learn, collaborate and become inspired. While live events are more logistically challenging than other communication channels, organizations depend on them to deliver their …

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