Brainshark Ideas Blog

Looking to increase your team’s productivity? You’ve come to the right place!
Browse the Ideas Blog for the latest tips and trends on sales enablement, video and content marketing, training and eLearning, business presentations and more.

How ReSound Leverages Brainshark Across the Enterprise

Submitted by: Mary Rapaport , ReSound

September 15, 2011 09:28 AM

We first started using Brainshark at ReSound when it was crunch time during a new product launch. Time was short, and we had a need to train our entire national sales staff on our new product, but didn’t want to fly them all into headquarters for a training session. We also didn’t have the time to roll out a brand new, complex distance learning system to the field. We knew our Sales people (students) and even our subject matter experts (located across the globe) didn’t wa...

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Tags: external communications, internal communications, sales enablement, tips and tricks, QR codes


Does Personalization or Presentation Quality Matter?

Submitted by: Irwin Hipsman , Director of Customer Community, Brainshark

September 14, 2011 06:11 PM

Customers often ask about benchmarking their utilization. This summer we took a preliminary look at the use of Brainshark across all customers.  Over the next month or so, we will be releasing more of this preliminary benchmarking data for you to use. We are planning on releasing the 2011 report next January.  For example: 1-      Average presentation length is 12 minutes with 16 slides 2-      If someone watches the first 30 seconds...

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Tags: animation, tips and tricks


Brainshark September 2011 Newsletter

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September 14, 2011 12:25 PM

Here is the September 2011 newlsetter that was sent out last night and this morning. This month, we're pleased to announce that we are extending our iPad 2 customer contest through the year! Also, check out some links to past and upcoming webinars and events incuding our highly anticipated Presentation Revolution Tour. Be sure to check out some of our Quick Links to the blog and other resources as well. Click on the screenshot below to be taken directly to the newsletter:

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Tags: Brainshark newsletter, iPad


How To: Edit Profile/Permissions/Properties

Submitted by: Sabrina Cote , Social Media Marketing Manager, Brainshark

September 13, 2011 12:37 PM

In response to a recent analysis of support data, which indicated a trend in customer inquiries surrounding Brainshark’s Manage Users feature (located in Company Administrator Tools), the support team is presenting a six part how-to series detailing the components of the Manage Users feature.  This week’s feature focuses on how-to edit user profiles, permissions, and properties. Tune in periodically for the “Manage Users How-To Tip of the Month” to learn more about ...

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Tags: tips and tricks, support


Brainshark's Quest to Reach the Beach

Submitted by: Gerry Praysman , Product Marketing Manager, Brainshark

September 13, 2011 08:30 AM

To the Brainshark Community, It is our utmost pleasure to announce that this Friday and Saturday (Sept 16th, 17th) Brainshark will be dispatching 12 brave souls to run the relay race of a lifetime. In 24 hours, our team of sharks hopes to conquer 200 miles from Cannon Mountain in Franconia, New Hampshire all the way to Hampton Beach. We will be running this race on behalf of the Alzheimer’s Association as part of their Run for the Memory Program. If you’re a fan of Reach the Beac...

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Tags: myBrainshark