EventBuilder webinar strategies, skills, and tools

We help you love delivering webinar programs

Roger Courville

Chief Aha! Guy | Good dad | Bad guitarist | Loves habaneros |

Recent Articles

Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in EventBuilder Gateway for Skype, Tools and Tips, Skype, Skype for Business, Skype Meeting Broadcast

Better than polling: What a “question bank” is and why we use this approach to webinar registration, poll, and survey questions

Most webinar platforms let you create registration pages, polls, and end-of-event surveys. That's not news. What might be news, however, is asking if there's a better way to tackle this critical element of webinar programs.


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Delivery, Observation Deck, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Planning, From the Attendee's perspective

Webcams in webinars, webcasts, and virtual classes: arguments for, against, and how to think about ‘em

 


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Content, Delivery, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Design, Presentation Planning, Design

10 attention tactics applied to webinars, webcasts, and virtual classes

The science of studying multitasking is young, and as researcher Eyal Ophir points out, it’s a zero-sum game of task switching.


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Content, Delivery, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Design, Storytelling, Design

Seven rules for becoming the killer storyteller in webinars, webcasts, and virtual classes

Start with the story, then add the facts. 


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Delivery, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Design, Presentation Planning, Design

Presentation skills with @GoToWebinar -- webinar series

If you’re a fan of GoToWebinar, you’re in luck!


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Presentation Delivery, Strategy, Tools and Tips

How to host an unconference-style un-webinar


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Ask

90-second survey: would you 'pay it forward?' (You get to see the answers at the end)

Hey friends, we are investigating opinions about online meetings and webinars for a project.

Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Presentation Delivery, Presentation Design

How much text on a slide is too much (in a webinar)?

Let’s start with some controversy -- what if we argued that this isn’t a terribly practical question?


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Presentation Design, Presentation Planning

How to give or evaluate a @Toastmasters speech in a virtual room (webinar, webcast, or virtual class)

Toastmasters International is finally allowing clubs to be formed and conducted entirely online. To the best of my knowledge, though, the Competent Communication manual, their essential guide, does not have an online equivalent – until now, that is.


Blog featured image

by Roger Courville posted in Business, Delivery, Online vs. Offline, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Planning, Ask

Q&A with @RogerCourville by Toastmasters District 47 and @DavidFCarr

Recently I (Roger Courville) did a short presentation plus extended interview for the gracious Toastmasters District 47. My host, David Carr, was the consummate journalist and moderator who provided me with the following questions in advance. I share so you can see how we think here at EventBuilder.


Need a webinar producer?

You're the rockstar with a goal. We're the stage managers, backup band, lighting crew, roadies... you get the idea.

Learn about Webinar Program Management Services

Receive blog posts by email

Recent Posts