|Webinars and your company. Part one.|
One of the most tiring things for small business owners is attending seminars and presentations. While they often give you great ideas on how to improve your business, they’re a tiring affair, especially when you have to travel to get to them. Technology has a great way for you to attend/conduct seminars via the Web, a webinar.
Webinars are an interesting topic, and a great way to boost your business. Because of this, we have a two part article on them. In part one, we provide a broad overview of webinars. In part two, to be published next month, we have some tips on how to plan a successful webinar.
What exactly is a webinar?
The great thing about webinars is that they can be recorded and posted online for everyone to view. As the attendees participate virtually, their companies can save transportation costs while still receiving the valuable message of the presentation.
When should I use a webinar?
Another common use of the webinar is to host a learning session. You, the subject matter expert, want to teach your students, the attendees, something they didn’t know before. By acting as the expert, people are more willing to trust and rely on you. In general, with situations where you want interaction between parties or to reach a wide audience, a webinar is a good medium to do so.
If you’re looking to host a webinar and are unsure of how to go about doing so, please give us a call, we may have a solution for you.
Published with permission from TechAdvisory.org. Source.
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