January 24, 2012 09:30 AM
Valentine’s Day is approaching! With that in mind, we’re offering a fun new contest to all myBrainshark users to “Share the Love” about myBrainshark on their blogs. It’s easy to enter and we’ve got some really great prizes to give away – in addition to the SEO love you’ll get back from us for your blog.
Here’s how the "Share The Love" Blog Contest Works:
Just use your blog to post an honest review of the myBrainshark solution and we'll lin...
January 23, 2012 11:09 AM
A few years ago, I had the unique privilege of producing a wish for the Make a Wish Foundation. A young girl wished to chronicle her life and illness through film. By telling her own personal story, she shed light on the importance of organ donation and exposed the hidden world of children living on dialysis. She didn’t need to spell out these issues to get her point across. She wove a simple story of her experiences and goals to impact her audience.
If you have the freedom to really eng...
January 22, 2012 01:38 AM
I wanted to see if I could replicate the experience of opening a presentation like a James Bond movie. I spent a while licensing legal stock photography images and a stock music clip, then went to work on adding PowerPoint animations. Everything came together nicely and works great as a big, brassy opening to a Brainshark recording. Kind of fun to see what you can do without violating copyrights or doing video production!
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January 19, 2012 12:31 PM
Using a PowerPoint template is so much more than just a background image. A proper template is the easiest way to create a consistent design scheme for your presentations. A well-designed template can make PowerPoint production much faster, and really helps portray a professional image of the presenter.
There are many free PowerPoint templates available to download online, and you even have a choice of standard Microsoft designs from within PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 itself. But if none of these t...
January 18, 2012 12:12 PM
Last quarter, Brainshark sponsored a webinar with the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) on using video, mobile and social to generate leads and revenue. During the Webinar, Joe Pulizzi, Executive Director of CMI, said that the biggest challenge that marketers face today is in creating engaging content. In fact, 41% of marketers responding to CMI’s 2011 annual survey cited this as their primary challenge - a 5% increase over the year before. &nbs...