“Technology is disrupting the education ecosystem,” writes Gartner Research analyst Bill Rust in his latest Agenda Overview for K-12 Education. He adds: “The key for CIOs and their school agency colleagues is to anticipate, if not encourage, significant differences in the path, the pace and the place of delivering education services.”

Innovation in the …

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Looking for a sure-fire way to make your colleagues roll their eyes? Just announce you’re about to add animations to a PowerPoint slide deck.

We’ve all heard the admonishments, and many of us have even seen the worst practices in action. “Thou shalt not animate slides” is today a virtual commandment in workplaces worldwide.

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For many sales organizations, onboarding presents a specific challenge: how to deliver training on demand, tailored to the specific role and region, and to a small audience (often of just one) that may be remotely located across the country or around the world.

The time required to onboard well, too, is enormous. Sales & Marketing Management …

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Over the past few years, lecture capture software has become as indispensable as email at a growing number of universities. While campus-wide deployments are increasingly the norm, lecture capture often starts as a pilot within a few courses, or as a departmental installation.

In these smaller deployments, faculty members may have to do a little …

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According to Gartner Research, 10% of business video viewership already takes place on mobile devices — and that figure is expected to rise to 25% or more in the near future.

As organizations big and small make the shift to Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiatives, IT departments have begun facing the challenge of ensuring that …

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Great sales enablement today considers every aspect of your sales team’s development, preparation, and communication, and seeks to find ways to enhance each.

Our customers tell us there are five pillars of sales enablement. And while each organization will identify them a little differently, the core concepts typically break down as follows:

Onboarding
Over the course of their …

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I first became aware of Panopto when our information services team introduced it as our lecture capture system here at Aberystwyth. I was a new lecturer at the time and immediately thought it could be a useful technology. As any new lecturer will tell you, we’re pretty bombarded with different bits of software when we …

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A day or two into any new job, there’s often a moment that leads just about every one of us to panic.

It’s the simple act of walking up to one of your new team members, needing to start a conversation, and having absolutely no memory of what their name is.

Worse still, it’s knowing …

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In a crowded marketplace — where customers are more knowledgeable and competitors more aggressive — it’s harder than ever for your sales team to stand out.

That’s a real problem, because now that it’s easier than ever to get lost in the noise, it’s become absolutely essential for your sales team to be memorable.

But …

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How often can your organization afford to throw away six figures in lost productivity?

Without a good video search solution in place, that’s just what your organization could be losing each year for every 500 employees — meaning for larger organizations of 5,500 people or more, you could be losing more than a million …

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