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Top Five Reasons Conferences are Going Virtual

Event professionals are increasingly moving to virtual conferences for events when it comes to learning, sharing information, brand building, and connecting. We polled clients to find out whey they chose virtual conferences over physical even. The top five reasons are: Easily accessible both locally and globally. No travel required. Cost effective-Saving time and money. Highly […]

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What Virtual Event Planners Need to Know About GDPR

How to Keep Your Reputation and Avoid Steep Fines Data collection has an increasingly important role in the events industry as the more personal data event organizers can collect about the people who attend their events, the better they can customize the event experience. But, there is risk associated with the collection and handling of […]

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Virtual Town Hall Meeting

A Kick-Off Meeting Without The Hangover Town hall meetings, otherwise known as “all hands” serve many important purposes. These events provide company-wide policy updates and keep everyone on the same page. They help to build brands. And most importantly, they give an organization’s employees an opportunity to be heard by those who may not be […]

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What is a Virtual Career Fair?

Virtual Career Fairs work like an off-line career fair translating a lobby, exhibit halls, booths and other locations into an online 2D environment. Virtual Career Fairs are used to connect job seekers from any location and device (desktop, tablet or phone) with employers. Typically there are live open house hours advertised so that applicants can […]

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What is a Moderated Conference Call?

Moderated conference calls are audio conferencing events monitored and managed by a live operator. Also known as operator assisted conference calling, this conference call service provides better meeting management for large events with enhanced control and productivity. How Moderated Conference Calls Work These fully managed conference calls can be customized and personalized to your business needs […]

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Flash vs. HTML5 Webcasting

Since we introduced our HTML5 Webcasting Service, we’ve been inundated about questions concerning the difference between Flash and HTML5 from our clients and partners. Comparing the two is like comparing apples and oranges. The HTML5 specification has been around for a few years, and has recently picked up steam since Google, Microsoft and Apple announced the […]

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Virtual Trade Show & Webcasting 2016 Benchmark Report

Virtual Trade Shows and Webcasts have become the single most important marketing tool to generate leads and drive new business. Following just a few best practices can make the difference between a huge success and a waste of time and resources​​. Comparing your virtual event performance against a set standard is key to see just […]

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Virtual Benefits Fair

Why Companies Increasingly Use Virtual Benefits Fairs for Open Enrollment Employee education is one of the critical areas of benefits that can often perplex companies. According to a recent survey from Aflac, half of employees only spend 30 minutes or less making benefit selections during the open enrollment period each year. This means employers have […]

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