Category: Tip Sheets

6 Tips for Selecting the Right Virtual Events Platform

As a result of the COVID-19 outbreak, we now work in a virtual world. Meetings are virtual. Events are virtual. Training is virtual. Recruiting is virtual. In an unprecedented industry shift, companies are converging on virtual event platform providers in record numbers to deliver content to audiences–to the point where some virtual event platform providers

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Virtual Event Tip Sheet: Become A Virtual Event Conversation Pro

Don’t underestimate the value of the virtual conversation. And don’t overestimate how prepared your reps are to make their conversations worthwhile. Help your reps become virtual conversation pros and they’ll be ready to take on every opportunity to chat. Whether your program is for customers or employees, you likely have representatives assigned to help out
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Virtual Event Tip Sheet: Five Key Questions

Set expectations and manage for success by answering these five (not so) basic questions about your virtual program. 1) Who? Who are you inviting to this event?  Be as specific as possible.  Is the program for employees?  Are they administrative staff, salespeople or product engineers?  Or are you inviting prospects or customers?  In what industries
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Virtual Event Tip Sheet: Building Your Agenda

Your agenda isn’t just about the timing of topics and speakers. Make your agenda work for you by keeping in mind these tips. Before you schedule sessions, review your expectations How much time can you reasonably expect your audience to spend at your event?  How many sessions do you expect them to watch? Do you
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Virtual Event Tip Sheet: Floorplans & Choosing Your Rooms & Spaces

It’s easy to get caught up in the options when choosing the rooms and spaces for your virtual environment. Follow these do’s and don’ts to stay focused on success. Whether you’re hosting a virtual tradeshow, creating a virtual academy or planning a virtual recruitment center, your virtual “floor plan” should make it both easy and intuitive for attendees to find
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Virtual Event Tip Sheet: Assemble The Right Team For Success

No matter how big or small your virtual event program, it’s important to identify early on the individuals who will help you achieve success. Here’s a quick primer on the different roles you will likely need to fill. The Leaderboard is a perfect blend of game mechanics and content metrics that drives competition among your
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Virtual Event Tip Sheet: Using The Leaderboard for Gamification

Get smart about gamification to engage attendees across your program – with your content, your staff, your sponsors/partners and each other. While true games like trivia or concentration can distract attendees from your content, borrowing from the gaming world can focus attendees’ attention on the activities most important to your program goals. The Leaderboard is
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