How to Make Virtual Meetings More Interactive

You’ve been chairing a virtual meeting for 15 minutes straight. You glance at the audience, and they look distracted, disengaged, and bored. You throw a question, and silence reigns. Now, you start getting discouraged and rush through your meeting, hoping to get things over quickly. Here’s the thing: It doesn’t have to be this way. …

Making Your Smart Whiteboard Presentations Interactive

Smart whiteboard presentations already show you’re a cut above the rest—but it’s time to take it a step further. It’s time to make your next presentation interactive. Why? It’s simple: the more interactive your presentation is, the more attention-grabbing it is. And today, getting your audience’s attention is the difference between a memorable meeting and …

How To Run a Virtual Brainstorm Session

Idea generation is always a great starting point for any business decision-making. Beyond the obvious benefit of getting new thoughts on the table, it’s also an opportunity to foster teamwork in your organization. Still, knowing about the concept of idea generation and executing it are two different undertakings—especially when virtual brainstorm sessions are the new …

Scrum Meeting Basics: Meeting Types and Tips for Success

Whether you’ve just been asked to join your first Scrum meeting or have been attending them regularly for some time now, it’s always important to take a minute and think about the purpose of these oftentimes daily meetings and decide whether you and your team are fulfilling that purpose with your current meeting setup. Here’s …

Are Virtual Meetings a Means for Real Collaboration?

Over the last few years, video conferencing has seen a meteoric rise in adoption, and that trajectory is only expected to continue rising as more companies prioritize virtual meetings. The way businesses meet has drastically changed, and we’re likely not going back. There’s no reason to panic — remote meetings can still be successful. Use …

5 Steps for Leading Your Next Virtual All-Hands Meeting

Love them or loathe them, all-hands meetings are essential for building and maintaining a company culture of collaboration and transparency. But for remote or hybrid teams, hosting an engaging all-hands meeting isn’t as simple as booking a conference room and rolling out a free bagel bar.  Here’s a look at why you should be holding …

Presentation Software to Overcome Zoom Fatigue

In early 2020, when the pandemic started, life as we knew it changed forever. Gone are the days of the handshake. Gone are the days of wearing pants for work. We have seen businesses and schools move from the boardroom and classroom to the house, giving us new insight into our coworkers and classmates.By now, …

What are Smart Whiteboards & How Do They Work? | Vibe

Using Whiteboards Good old-fashioned particleboard whiteboards are in every meeting room at every company that has meeting rooms worldwide. There are millions of whiteboards pinned to walls around the world.  Why is that?  Because whiteboards are the best way to share ideas, think visually, and connect and engage with your audience. During the pandemic, those …

Meeting Facilitation: What It Takes to Do It Right

“This meeting should have been an email.” We’ve all felt the pain of spending an hour in a meeting that went nowhere. Plenty of workplace matters can be resolved over email and messages.  However, there are some issues and opportunities that require an “all hands on deck” approach. Here’s how you can facilitate a meeting …