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myBrainshark August 2012 Newsletter

Submitted by: Nathaniel Rink , Marketing Manager, Brainshark

August 31, 2012 09:02 AM

August is “All about the Benjamins” with the myBrainshark newsletter! What’s the only thing better than easy, trackable online video presentations? Discovering how to make more money, save more money, do things faster, and do things easier using those presentations. New articles explaining how to make money from your content, discussing building a subscriber base through easy podcasting, another free whitepaper (“iPads in the enterprise”) AND a plethora of PowerPoi...

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Why Google+ Makes Sense for Video Marketing

Submitted by: Brendan Cournoyer , Director of Content Marketing, Brainshark

August 30, 2012 09:58 AM

Over a year since its initial launch, the buzz has certainly died down for Google’s social platform. But there’s still some value to be had for video marketers. If I had to group the top social media marketing sites into tiers, the first one would be pretty easy – Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. After that, relative newcomers like Google+ and Pinterest (along with Stumbleupon) continue to maintain their own niches in the social marketing universe, but there’s no doubt th...

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Tags: content marketing, myBrainshark, social media, tips and tricks, video, SEO

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An Easy Tip to Create Scrolling Credits at the End of a PowerPoint Presentation

Submitted by: Shannon Kidger , Content Marketing Intern, Brainshark, Inc.

August 29, 2012 10:07 AM

Did you know it was possible to create scrolling credits in your PowerPoint presentations, similar to those you see in movies? After you give a presentation, especially if it is as a group, or you are merging someone else’s slides into your presentation, it's a good idea to give everyone credit. With the helpful animations in PowerPoint 2010, it is possible to cre...

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Tags: animation, myBrainshark, tips and tricks

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8 Cool Stats on Enterprise Tablet Adoption for 2012

Submitted by: Brendan Cournoyer , Director of Content Marketing, Brainshark

August 28, 2012 09:37 AM

Enterprise tablet adoption rose significantly in the first half of the year. These numbers help tell the story. While some industries have been quicker to embrace enterprise tablets than others, there’s no doubt that mobile devices are trending upward for businesses across the board. Of course, with so many employees today using their personal iPads for business purposes, many companies don’t have a choice but to start riding the next wave in mobile computing. But whether yo...

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Tags: myBrainshark, tablet, iPad

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Ken Okel Uses myBrainshark to Deliver Podcasts & Gain Followers

Submitted by: Ken Okel

August 28, 2012 08:23 AM

The 2-Minute Takeaway Podcast is designed to give listeners easily digestible pieces of leadership advice and training. While the content is serious, fun techniques are used, like special effects, to stress certain points and keep the listener attentive. In this edition, we discuss a common leadership problem: Feeling like you have to roll up your sleeves and help your team. I've learned that this can sometimes be the worst thing you can do. As a longtime myBrainshark user, the podcast fea...

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Tags: content marketing, myBrainshark, tips and tricks

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