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by Roger Courville posted in Expert Interviews, Presentation Design, Presentation Planning, Storytelling

Dual interview: presentation skills, pitch decks, and webinars -- catching up with Greg Rosner, CEO of PitchKitchen

What happens when two presentation experts interview each other back to back?


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by Roger Courville posted in Business, Diversions, Industry, Observation Deck

Remember LiveMeeting? The memories and the legacy


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by Roger Courville posted in EventBuilder Gateway for Skype

Using EventBuilder’s closed captioning in your webinar to maximize inclusiveness

Closed captioning (CC) is the process of displaying text during your webinar or webcast to assist understanding and interpretation of what the presenter(s) is saying. It has been in use for decades in the world of television, but is not available for users of most webinar/webcast/online meeting technologies.


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by Roger Courville posted in EventBuilder Gateway for Skype, From the Attendee's perspective, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Design, Presentation Planning

Webinars + Microsoft Surface Hub: observations from the owner team at EventBuilder

When part of your audience is in-person, and part of them are remote, how do you engage everyone? And what if one of the devices involved is Microsoft’s Surface Hub?


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by Roger Courville posted in Business, EventBuilder Gateway for Skype, Industry, Online Meetings

If Skype for Business gets folded into Teams, what does that mean for webinars and webcasts?

It’s been a rumor for the last few days, but this week at Ignite the announcement came: at some point in the future Skype for Business is going to get sucked up into Teams. This is probably both good and bad news for you depending on where you sit.


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by Roger Courville posted in Content, Delivery, gotowebinar, Industry, Observation Deck

Is there a shift coming in GoToWebinar’s value equation?

As markets mature, differentiation is increasingly found in the smaller details…and those smaller details often have an impact of significant proportion.


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by Roger Courville posted in Delivery, Design, engagement, gotowebinar, Presentation Delivery, Presentation Design, Training skills, virtual class, webcast, webinar

6 ways to make a webinar or webcast more like a virtual class

There’s a time and a place for lecture or broadcast for communicating information, but we also know that they can be lower-efficacy means of adult learning. So what do you do when you are very much concerned for the learning outcomes of your audience?


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by Roger Courville posted in Business, event services, Industry, Microsoft, webcast, webinar

Open letter to virtual event services providers: why Microsoft’s Supplier Code of Conduct is good for all of us

EventBuilder is proud that our little 17-person organization is an approved Microsoft supplier. We like to think we are big enough to work with anyone, but we're small enough to keep it personal. And when it comes to managing webinar programs, we think Microsoft's Supplier Code of Conduct is something webinar professionals should take seriously (regardless of whether or not you're a supplier to Microsoft).


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by Roger Courville posted in EventBuilder Gateway for Skype, Skype for Business, Tools and Tips, webcast, webinar, webinar poll, webinars

11 factoids about polling in Skype for Business

In the broader conferencing marketplace, most solutions designed for meetings and collaboration don’t have a typical multiple-choice polling function. After all, the average virtual meeting or conference call is about seven participants, and behaviorally you’d simply address a question verbally (even if you were voting on something). Microsoft’s Skype for Business breaks that mold.


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by Roger Courville posted in Business, gotomeeting, Online Meetings, webinars

Survey results: What's the problem with online meetings?


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