2015 has been one the strongest years for hotels in history. Until…2016 comes. If you are booking meetings into next year you are most likely seeing that the hotels are calling the shots. You can reference my last blog about this to navigate more effectively but what else can you do to drive ROI? … Continued
Wondering why your sales team isn’t using the web conferencing solution available to them? Most often this is because the tool is falling short of the goal. It’s not really helping them to get over the barriers to success and might even be creating more. Let’s take a step into their world and see why … Continued
Every meeting blog and tip-sheet says you need an agenda to have an effective meeting. That’s true for both in-person and virtual meetings. But the agenda actually comes later in the planning process. In order to create an effective agenda, you first need to perform a few other steps, starting with identifying your meeting objective. … Continued
Destin is an engineer from Alabama with a YouTube channel called Smarter Every Day. His video, below, is worth a watch for any trainer. It reminds us that changing human behavior is a daunting task to undertake especially when that human is an adult.
Many of our corporate training clients are looking for more ways to engage their online learners. As you probably already know, fun is a key element in learning. For the old and young alike, fun makes learning and remembering easier.
When planning a meeting, a lot of people don’t even ask this question. And they really should. They fall back on habit and conduct meetings in a way that they feel most conformable or have the most experience. You’ve always used audio conferencing, so whenever you run a meeting you get everyone on the bridge. … Continued
"Skype for Business works great, except when I really need it to…"
With all due respect to the hardworking Information Technology Departments in America, their decisions can be detrimental to their co-workers’ careers – maybe even yours!
Al Pittampalli, author of “Read this Before Our Next Meeting” and proponent of what he calls ‘the modern meeting’, has a pretty great webinar series.
Many of our clients struggle with making online training as effective as in-person training. After sixteen years in the business, we’ve seen various methods help to increase the effectiveness of online training. But none are as powerful as the proper use of breakout sessions.