Virtual Meeting Etiquette (Best Practices for Conference and Video Calls)

Association Leaders

Associations, companies and other organizations have been using conference and video calling to meet and conduct business for many years. Check out these videos of what some of your calls may be like: A conference call in real life: [link]. A video call in real life: [link]. Login to your call at least 10 minutes ahead of time to make sure your technology is working and you have time for any new updates to run before the call.

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Technology Trend Alert: Association and Nonprofit Engagement [Video]


Conversations around technology in the world of associations and nonprofits are constantly evolving. So where should you go to find out where technology is headed and how to avoid common pitfalls?

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10 Steps to Improve Your Video Content Marketing

Association Adviser

Navigating the world of video content strategy and video marketing can be complicated for associations. Here's how to succeed at video content marketing. The post 10 Steps to Improve Your Video Content Marketing appeared first on Association Adviser.

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10 Steps to Improve Your Association’s Video Content Marketing

Association Adviser

Navigating the world of video content strategy and video marketing can be complicated for associations. Here's how to succeed at video content marketing. The post 10 Steps to Improve Your Association’s Video Content Marketing appeared first on Association Adviser. Features Marketing & Communications Technology video video content video marketing

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How to Tackle Technology

Association Adviser

The post How to Tackle Technology appeared first on Association Adviser - Best practices, news and leadership strategies for association professionals. And do it on your own terms.

DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards - Call for Submissions

Wild Apricot

The DoGooder Video Awards - presented by See3 Communications, YouTube, the Nonprofit Technology Network and sponsored by Cisco - are calling for submissions until March 22, 2013. nonprofit Video

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Always the Last to Know: Algorithm Videos

Spark Consulting

OK, this on is EXTRA geeky, but what if computer sorting algorithms came with video and audio? cool technology video It would look and sound something like this: If you really, really want to geek out, there’s a lengthy and complex explanation of what’s going on here.

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Tips for Association Video Conferencing from Home


Shrinking your video window and moving it to the top of your screen can help keep your eyes on target. Video conferencing uses a lot more bandwidth than simply surfing the web. Most video conferencing apps suggest upload and download speeds anywhere from 2-8mbps.

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Seize the Power of Video

Association Adviser

Marketing & Communications Revenue Technology communication tool content events member engagement non-dues revenue ROI sponsors sponsorship video video content video marketing video portfolio video program video strategy “Carpe Diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.” - John Keating, played by Robin Williams, Dead Poets Society If you and your association staff are not already thinking along the.

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Nothing Says Engagement Like Association Video

Association Adviser

Association Adviser interview with Aaron Weisberg, Video Sales Manager, Naylor Association Solutions. The post Nothing Says Engagement Like Association Video appeared first on Association Adviser -.

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Face Your Fear of Technology

Association Adviser

Technology (and the thought of it) sometimes elicits a similar response. I’ve worked with hundreds of associations and here are some of the responses I have gotten when asking about their take on “technology” or “new ways” of reaching and engaging their members: Do we have to?


Ways Your Association Can Promote Videos to Members

Association Adviser

Last month, we explored the power of adding video to your current communication strategies and how MHEDA, WRLA and other associations are using video to increase member engagement and retention and. Marketing & Communications Membership Revenue Technology Aaron Weisberg ACPA American Society for Quality ASQ College Student Educators International email Georgia Society of Association Executives GSAE MHEDA Michael J.

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How Your Association Can Use Video To Engage Members

Association Adviser

There’s no doubt that video is a powerful communications tool. Using social media, email, digital publications and events to promote your videos will help you inform members of this wonderful benefit. Marketing & Communications Membership Revenue Technology Aaron Weisberg Caren Kelly engage members Liz Richards member engagement MHEDA video video benefits video promotion WRLA

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Two-Thirds of Associations Turning to Video and Virtual Events

Association Adviser

Associations are increasingly turning to video to connect with members and potential members of all ages. conferences event technology events live streaming video virtual events

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Technology truths for meetings and events

Aaron Wolowiec

I’ve admitted it before, and I’ll do it again: I’m a social media and technology addict. So when I’m choosing conferences to attend, I look for technology use. Overall, the survey found smartphones and wireless data/streaming video have had the most influence on the meetings industry.

It's Conference Time; Share the Excitement with Video

YourMembership Blog

Technology. It’s Conference Season: don’t forget video. If you’re blogging about your pre-conference adventures, consider a video blog leading up to the event as well. Oh my gosh, I saw your video about your pink fuzzy slippers.

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Two-Thirds of Associations Turning to Video and Virtual Events

Association Adviser

Associations are increasingly turning to video to connect with members and potential members of all ages. conferences event technology events live streaming video virtual events

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What Video’s Rapid Rise Means for Your Association

Association Adviser

Thanks to improving internet speed, online video, once considered a clunky, unsatisfying experience has gone mainstream—in a big way. Consider these findings from comScore, Inc : Internet users viewed on average 19 hours of video in the month of December. Video ads account for 22.6

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How a one-minute video brought the Foo Fighters back to Richmond

Association Adviser

You could use a video campaign to sell tickets for show that’s not even on the calendar. Features Marketing & Communications Technology Andrew Goldin crowd funding crowdfunding Foo Fighters integrated media SXSW technology video video marketing What can you do to persuade your favorite band to play your town? What your association should be doing to. For more about this topic, click on the headline.

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Easy Ways to Use Video to Engage Association Members


Using video is a powerful way to drive engagement, educate, and demonstrate member value and ROI – from your office to theirs. Before you know it, you will have a video library to inform and entertain members and get the attention of prospective members. VIDEO TOPIC IDEAS.

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Gamification: Before You Implement the Technology.

YourMembership Blog

Technology. It has little to do with video games. Video games do use game theory. Gamifiying your organization is not about technology. Membership Software Association Management Software. Solutions. Associations. Nonprofits + Foundations. Chambers + EDCs.

How Attendees Use Technology to Interact at Events

Association Adviser

The use of technology at events has grown tremendously and varies greatly for different. Events Marketing & Communications Membership Technology Beth Ziesenis Charles Popper event app event tech event technology events live video streaming Meerkat Periscope social media wearablesAs an event organizer or planner, your main goal is to keep attendees informed and engaged throughout the show.

How to Tame Technology

Association Adviser

” But, according to the association technology experts we consulted, if you don’t get some more features soon, you ain’t going to have more members. Technology is no longer a siloed department. Common association technology mistakes. Technology success stories.

Always the Last to Know: Breakthrough Technologies

Spark Consulting

MIT’s Technology Review recently did a piece on the 10 breakthrough technologies of 2013. The link above takes you to additional information about each of the above, including videos, schematics, graphics, and longer articles. cool technology Technology Review Geek out on a Monday morning! They include: Deep learning, about advances in AI.

Membership Hack: Member Videos

Associations Now

Put them in simple video form to put a human face on your campaigns. With some basic editing skills and a camera, one association has found a new way to highlight member voices through video. Many of TechAssure’s members are insurance brokers specializing in technology-related risks.

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Interview with an Expert: Bill Mott – Event Technology, Freeman Company

Blue Sky eLearn

Live streaming, mobile devices, virtual events all hit the scene in the following years, and the content capture department became the “OnlineEvent” department and innovated business practices to meet these emerging technologies. The customer accomplished this by providing a premium tier of onsite registration which included access to all recorded content via their online video platform.

Moderating Forums: a Training Video

Wild Apricot

The first of three training videos produced to guide the volunteer moderators who helped run the British Columbia Library Association's 2009 Teen Reading Club, Moderating Forums is jam-packed with down-to-earth advice and guidelines for creating, nurturing and moderating a successful online community. Whether you’re new to forum moderation or an old hand at it, this video is 8:51 minutes well invested.(

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5 Reasons Why Associations Should Use Vertical Video


Smartphone use has disrupted the way we create and consume videos, but people love to hate vertical video – or do they ? Vertical video has become the new default, despite the fact that the human eye prefers a horizontal plane. It becomes a hassle to rotate for a video.

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What Associations Need to Know About Technology

Association Adviser

You don’t have to be the first to market or the earliest adopter of new technology. Adding video to your website makes you 53 times more likely to land on the front page of a Google search result. Technology cuts both ways. See Underwood’s article about video in today’s issue.

Creating Basic Videos For Your Association: 101


Looking to expand your marketing efforts by introducing video to your event campaigns? Video is one of the best ways to promote your association to a new audience as well as to remind your members of the value that you provide to your industry. However, learning new technologies can be an intimidating experience, especially when you’re going to use those results to publicly market your association.

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5 Ways Technology Can Push Your Fundraising Strategy Forward

Higher Logic

We all know it’s true: technology is becoming more vital with each passing day. As useful (and addictive ) as technology can be, many nonprofits still don’t know how to reap the full benefits of their various software platforms.

Adding Images and Videos to Your Tweets

Association Adviser

Twitter’s new photo preview feature allows users to include images and videos with each tweet. Conventional wisdom says images and videos will enhance any text-based content on the Web. Photos and/or videos regularly. Photos and/or videos when I have a good one to share.

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DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards: Are You In?

Wild Apricot

Did your nonprofit produce a video in 2009? The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards is looking for the best nonprofit videos of the year, with a chance for great public exposure, $2500 for your organization, and other great prizes. Tags: Non-profit technology General non-profit interest nptech Video Awards Conferences Videos YouTube

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Advice from the front line: Social technology, engagement and events

Aaron Wolowiec

What advice do you have for someone trying to incorporate social technology and engagement into: - the formal online learning programs they manage? For a face-to-face program, it’s important to complement and enhance the learning with social technology while not allowing the technology to detract from the overall goals and objectives of the event in any way. Therefore, don’t use every technology available to you and your team.

Showcase Your Members' Videos with YouTube Direct

Wild Apricot

What if you could display a playlist of member-created videos on your non-profit's website, just like the big mainstream news media websites? online community Non-profit Communications websites Videos crowdsourcing YouTube Tags: Non-profit technology nptech Web 2.0 YouTube Direct makes it easy.( read more ).

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8 Best Free Video-Sharing Sites for Nonprofits

Wild Apricot

Thanks to low-cost cameras, and free or inexpensive software tools, there’s a place for video production within the budget of even small nonprofits and associations. And distributing your videos on the Internet has never been cheaper or easier.( online community Social networking Video Non-profit Communications websites Videos media publicity social media YouTube Tags: Non-profit technology nptech Web 2.0

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Bonus Coverage of Emerging Association Technology Trends 2015

Association Adviser

As we discussed in How to Tackle Technology, offering members videos, apps, social media and responsive design won’t work without a cohesive strategy in place—and it might even backfire on you. Features Technology AGC of America APRO mobile apps NBMBAA responsive design technology TSA

Associations Live: Technology: AV, Media and Video

Associations Live

Technology: AV, Media and Video. Takeaways from the Meeting Management Education Council meeting on August 18, 2011: Discussion was on ways to utilize technology to enhance meeting/conferences. Video is a dynamic way to inform and educate your members. Using promotional videos in conjunction with a speaker during an opening session makes your session more interactive and fun for participants. Labels: communications , Events , meetings , Technology.

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What Technology Makes the Must-Have List?

YourMembership Blog

Technology. What Technology Makes the Must-Have List? Working in a technology company means we have a lot of early adopters. I recently asked this group of experts what technology they couldn’t live without. Can they share the video? Okay, so we also have some comedians at but velcro is technology in the sense that technology is only a tool for helping you become more efficient.

Social Media, Video, and the Law

Wild Apricot

Technology in the Arts has just released a well-researched and well-written review of the legal issues surrounding the use of video footage, Social Media, Video Footage, and the Law: What performing arts managers need to know. It’s a timely publication, too: Arts marketers work with rapidly changing technologies on a daily basis.

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