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Why Your Organization Should Use Video for Your Next Town Hall

Why Your Organization Should Use Video for Your Next Town Hall

All-staff, or "town hall," meetings help keep employees informed and are a great way to build a sense of community. They're also good for transparency, communicating the company's plans for the future, and addressing employee concerns. However, town hall meetings are difficult to pull off on a regular basis, especially for large organizations. Not only are the logistics of getting everyone in one place challenging, large all-employee meetings can quickly become expensive.

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5 Ways to Use Video for Employee Onboarding

5 Ways to Use Video for Employee Onboarding

The first three months of employment are crucial to the long-term success of all new employees. Yet, a lot of people overlook how important this is. There is the learning about the company. The learning about the products and services. The learning about the culture and people. And finally, the learning of all the internal policies and procedures.

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Improving Enterprise Learning with Searchable Video

Improving Enterprise Learning with Searchable Video

Earlier, we talked about how to improve the discoverability of enterprise organization through the use of syndication, playlists, user channels, and other enterprise YouTube-like elements. Today let's dive into how having "searchable" video enhances enterprise learning.

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How to Improve Sales Rep Training with Video

How to Improve Sales Rep Training with Video

Sales is a demanding profession that requires ongoing sales rep training. Not only must sales representatives be well-versed in the art of selling, they must thoroughly understand your company's branding, products, and services as well as the problems your target customers have that your solutions help to solve. Sales is also a profession that tends to have a great deal of turnover due to the nature of the job. Video is a fantastic mechanism for sales rep training and improving performance.

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How to Use Webcasting for More Compelling Training

How to Use Webcasting for More Compelling Training

Video has been an effective medium for training for decades now, and it's even better now that webcasting tools have emerged. Webcasting allows you to broadcast live video presentations over the Web to employees across the enterprise. Not only can you deliver a blend of audio, video, and graphics from your desktop to theirs, webcasting can be used to create more compelling training. Here are a few ways to do just that.

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Video for Executive Messaging

Video for Executive Messaging

Are your executives in front of your people? Or are they hiding from them? Savvy leaders know the impact of communication in a workplace. It touches every aspect of a business. From risk management to employee retention to corporate announcements. And yet effective content delivery is not a priority for a lot of companies. Some companies feel they are doing enough. Yet emails go unopened, intranets go unvisited, and posted announcements go unnoticed. When it comes to communication, it’s almost never enough.

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