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I started a webinar this morning on my PC... but my backup co-host login (connected by 4G hotspot from my phone, running in the zoom android app on a tablet) thought the webinar was still in practice mode and want
Cindy Huggett does a fabulous job every year asking people about how they use virtual training, and her latest research report has been released!
Highlights include that the most popular platform used by the 870 global responses was Zoom, no shock thRead more…
HI Lightbulbers !
I need to try and run an activity asking people to annotate a slide. MS Teams doesnt have this (to my knowledge!) and wondered if anyone has a nifty workaround? I am pretty good at most MS Teams Hacks - but this one is escaping meRead more…
Morning I will be starting a series of Virtual Workshops next month on MS Teams. I would like to send a pre event message to help with the etiquettes and expectations of the attendees. Can anybody advise on the best practise in this communication orRead more…
Recently I've been able to partner with Emerald Works (formerly Towards Maturity) to use some of their data to look at virtual classrooms and webinars in a different way.
Here's the article I wrote: https://emeraldworks.com/resources/blog/l-d-researRead more…
HI I am looking for suggestions for some ice breaker for a large group of zoom attendees that do not know one another. We will be discussing mental health so it needs to be light. Intro and break ideas please or ones you have already found successfulRead more…
Here's an infographic about using webinars for business to business marketing:
Do you run marketing webinars? What works for you?Read more…
In New Zealand an organisation ran an unconference (where the agenda isn't pre-set and is built by the attendees on the day). They shared a great amount of their learning about the organisation, communication and technology.
There's a big PDF (with lRead more…
We had a great question from Wouter that was asked in a different thread about Producing. I thought it deserved its own thread so will copy it all out here below:
Question concerning hosting webinars for 200+ attendees.
I've just finished a learning webinar with about 60 people and, quite frankly, I feel pumped!
There was loads of interaction and conversation and great feedback on their learning points. I feel that I connected with the group as a whole and now it'sRead more…
For the last few years Cindy Huggett has conducted and shared research about virtual training. Click here to see the 2019 data.
You can now contribute to the latest research Cindy is doing. Click here to complete the survey.
On a much smaller levRead more…
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Remote Learning Virtual Conference
Free event: Live 3-day event in November 2020 hosted by Sprout Labs in Australia.
18th November 8am UK time is Mike running a session on "the what, why and when of live online producers" and 10am that day Jo is talking about "how to read a virtual audience you can't see".
The Role of a Producer in Virtual Training
Free event (with voucher code): 12th Dec, 2pm-4pm UK time. You can attend Producing Effective L&D Training for free if you choose Friends of Jo and use the code: lightbulb
Jo reveals how best to integrate a producer into your virtual delivery. It will be an interactive session, so lots of time for questions.
Power Up Your Skills
Paid event:The POWER UP Your Skills Virtual Fall Conference 2020 is from ATD Pikes Peak (Colorado, USA) with a number of speakers across two (UK) evenings.
Jo is speaking about tips on how to facilitate fantastic virtual classrooms!