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Customer Happiness: Why It's Important to ReadyTalk

Like many companies, we measure customer “happiness” at ReadyTalk with an annual customer survey.  We ask our customers a series of questions ranging from how they use our service...

The 8 Most Common Audio Conferencing Issues

Audio conferencing affects every area of business. From customer service to investor relations, poor audio quality is associated with a lack of professional competence. In order to...

It's the Day of Your Webinar: Now What Do You Do?

Last week, we talked about the importance of a dress rehearsal or event dry run. Assuming you followed those best practices, you should be all set for your webinar. Here are some...

Dress (Rehearsal) for Success: The Importance of a Webinar Dry Run

A webinar organizer has many responsibilities throughout the webinar life cycle. One of these is setting up Dress Rehearsals, aka Dry Runs, as the live event approaches. Here are...

Use Your Webinar Invite as Framework for Webinar Content

There's nothing worse than thinking you're getting one thing only to end up with something different. This is especially true for webinars. Be sure to use the invitation as your...

BAM! ReadyTalk Wins Influitive's 2013 BAMMIE Advocates Unite! Award

  Advocate marketing expert, Influitive, believes there's no better salesperson for your products and services than a happy customer. But as we all know advocates do more than sell...

What's Faster Than a Speeding Bullet? Starting Your Meeting Using ReadyTalk's Connectivity Tools

What if every online meeting you joined took five minutes to launch and get into? Doh!  I attend at least 10 online meetings a week. If I was struggling to get into every meeting I...

Teleworking: Is it the Future Workplace?

Is working remotely in your future? What percentage of your company works remotely now? How much do you think that may change five years from now? There are already 34 million...

The Most Important Things Our ReadyTalk Marketing Team is Thankful For

Working at ReadyTalk means there are so many things to be thankful for: our great culture, loyal customers, collaborative coworkers, and community involvement to name just a few....

Are Your Webinar Invites on Track? Track Your Metrics!

Along with your webinar methodology and best practices, metrics should be the third leg in your webinar roadmap. We’ve identified six key metrics (Click Thru Ratio, Online Polls,...

Execute Your Webinar Invitation Strategy

Audience recruitment consists of three main steps, beginning with identifying the group you want to recruit to your event. The next step is to create a series of impactful messages...

From "Let's Go!" to "Go Live!": Our 8-Week Webinar Project Timeline

From “Let’s Go!” to “Go Live!,” eight weeks of production time to plan your webinar is optimal. Too little time may limit your audience size and the overall production quality. Too...

Top 5 Reasons Online Meetings Can Be Terrifying

This week, in the spirit of, well..spirits, we present some reasons why online meetings can be scary and how you can conquer those fears. 1. Getting into a meeting can be almost...

Sourcing the Right Audience for Your Webinar

One question our event experts get a lot is "how do you source the right audience for your webinar?" For lead gen purposes, targeting the right audience for your webinars is key to...

What's the Purpose of a Webinar Kick-off Meeting?

Building trust. You've organized your team, picked your topic and selected your speaker(s). Now, you want to take the time to meet and get everyone up to speed, get their buy-in,...

How Many People Does It Take to Do a Webinar?

A webinar ensemble is a cross-functional team that can pull from marketing, sales, and executive departments. Below are the job roles that one or more people may perform.          ...

Attract the Right Webinar Audience with a Compelling Invitation

The purpose of your webinar invitation is to attract the right audience to your event. It also becomes the framework for creating and delivering an engaging webinar. Whatever you...

Why Are Webinars So Effective?

A 2013 research survey revealed that marketers are feeling more assured using content marketing to achieve their goals. Regarding webinars, more than 59% of those surveyed said...

Marketing Talk: Does Marketing Create a Need or Simply Expose it? Discuss.

Turns out a popular search on our site is “how do you create a need in marketing?” Our blog manager asked me to write a post to address the question. My first thought was "OK,...

A Worldwide View of Telecommuting

About 20% of workers around the world spend at least part of their work week doing their jobs from home. While telecommuting is relatively common, views and practices are far from...

The Value of Video Conferencing in Day-to-Day Activities

A recent study from Wainhouse Research indicates that companies are recognizing the value of video conferencing in day-to-day activities. Benefits of using video in your...