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Category: Presentation Tactics

The Three Vital Elements of Effective Presentations
Jul 23, 2015 by
The most necessary feature of any presentation is the information that you need to share. In meetings, conferences, lectures, product launches, seminars, training events, and demonstrations—any situation where your discussion content needs to be distributed effectively to a group of participants—speakers strive to deeply connect their audience to their material. The three most important elements of any presentation are: That your ideas are developed. That you’re prepared for your speec...
Have it Your Way – Video Walls Scaled to Meet Your Needs
Jul 16, 2015 by
Business displays rely on large-scale, high-resolution screens, and video walls are one of the best technology offerings for getting attention and showing your material in an eye-catching and remarkable presentation. These crisp, clear, visually stunning display panels are ideal for events, trade shows, exhibitions, product launches, and conferences because they are unsurpassed in their ability to enlarge your content and engage your audience. There is no better method for presenting visual cont...
Easy Event Technology to Boost Your ROI – Part 1
Jul 14, 2015 by
We live in an era where it seems like new technology is coming out every day: from wearable items and medical breakthroughs to smartphones that can run just about anything from your house to your outside grill. There is no denying that technology is changing the way we live and function at work. And technology for events and tradeshows is no different in the impact that it has had. New technologies have changed how events are managed and run, how attendees sign in, and even how they interact du...
6 Ways to Tap Into the Versatility of Apple iPad Stations
Jun 23, 2015 by
Tablets and business go hand in hand, and the technology of iPad and Android tablets is notoriously adaptable. When Event Planners bring in a fleet of tablets and pair them with a combination of stands, branding and mounting, then the possibilities become nearly endless. Tablet technology offers several specific advantages over desktops, laptops, kiosks, or more permanent systems. Tablets are remarkably portable. Their small size allows them to fit neatly and unobtrusively into a wide variety o...
Top 10 Ways to Use Digital Signage for Your Event
Jun 18, 2015 by
Events depend heavily on up-to-the-minute information that is easily accessed. Any convention, trade show, conference, training session or business meeting involves large numbers of individuals—each needing to know where to go and what to do next. In the past, Event Managers relied on printed materials such as maps, agendas, and speaker information; unfortunately, printed materials were never able to adapt to the constantly changing conditions of our modern world—flight delays, room changes,...
Audio Components that Put the “POP” in Your Sound Production
Jun 16, 2015 by
Sound is one of the major elements of any successful business event. If you’ve ever struggled to hear a speaker or been pained by feedback, you’ve witnessed first-hand how hearing a message loud and clear feels like every audience member’s most basic right. A presentation can still occur without visuals (although it shouldn’t have to), but if there’s no sound . . . There’s no way for audience members to connect to a speaker, trainer, lecturer, or presenter that cannot be heard and u...
The Scoop on Alternatives to PowerPoint: Infogr.am
May 26, 2015 by
We have been spending time talking about alternatives to PPT in “The Scoop on Alternatives to PowerPoint” series including: • PowToon • Emaze and we’ve made suggestions for How to Make Your Presentations Remarkable no matter which platform you use. We’ve been taking the time to give you these new ideas for presentations because the truth is that the better your presentations are the more successful your events will be, for your business and your brand. In this article about Infogr.a...
Get Your Show on the Road – Technology Tips for Mobile Tours
May 19, 2015 by
Many businesses have events that hit the road, crossing the country with multiple stops in dozens of cities. For business events that travel, efficiency and consistency are the most valuable assets. Whether for: Product Launches Multi-Regional Training Sessions New Store, Branch or Location Openings User Conferences across Multiple Locations Financial Industry Investment and IPO Road Shows Political Events and Campaigns Mobile Marketing Campaigns For many companies, mobile tours are par...
Dos and Don’ts for Memorable Digital Signage
May 14, 2015 by
Big, bold, eye-catching and memorable...when digital signage is done right. However, too often, companies who intend to use digital signage at their booth or tradeshow tend to prepare content and ideas in the same way that they would for printed signs. Flat and non-dynamic!  Before you simply blast your company name and tagline onto a digital sign, become familiar with some of the basic dos and don’ts so you can create memorable signage! Digital Signage Don’ts  The biggest mistake – ...
The Scoop on Alternatives to PowerPoint – Emaze
May 05, 2015 by
In our introductory article about alternatives to PowerPoint, we talked about how to use PowToon– a presentation option which makes it easy to animate your slideshows that definitely don’t look like a PPT. Today we are going to talk about Emaze, a cloud-based option for presentations. But before we dig into emaze, we wanted to go over a few basic reminders to keep in mind for any presentation, no matter which software or program you use. Think of your presentation like a good book – ...
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