Entrepreneurs

This Virtual Events Startup Is Tackling “Zoom Fatigue” One Meeting At A Time

With in-person conferences shut down by the pandemic for close to a year, many event organizers are trying to stay one step ahead of attendees’ “Zoom fatigue.” That’s not easy with many people’s calendars chock-full of company videoconference calls, webinars and virtual happy hours—not to mention after-work socializing.  Gatherly, an online events platform launched at Georgia […]

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Virtual Meeting Etiquette Guide for Hosts and Attendees

July 17, 2020 7 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. Even before COVID-19, remote meetings were becoming increasingly popular. However, amid this crisis, people have spent more than 5.5 billion minutes attending virtual meetings. While some people may still be concentrating on the effectiveness of meeting remotely, prior research shows that video […]

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Meeting the Moment of Leadership

Our nation is at a monumental inflection point. Unrest, unbearable pain, suffering, and our oldest unresolved issue continue because we haven’t had the courage to face one of the nation’s most uncomfortable truths–racism exists and it’s especially acute for Black people in America. And while the protests seem to have subsided, the tension simmers beneath the […]

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On CRM: Should You, Or Should You Not Turn On Your Camera For That Zoom Meeting?

Getty If you’re in sales, marketing, communications or service you’re likely using a customer relationship management system. But now that you’re working from home more often you probably have another tool that’s frequently alongside it: Zoom. You’re using Zoom – or a similar video conferencing system – for just about every meeting now. But maybe […]