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Sales Preparation Trends Highlight Mobile Content Needs [Report]

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

November 14, 2013 09:24 AM

In today’s mobile business world, sales preparation can happen anywhere – and according to new data, it pretty much does. Our recent 2013 State of the Sales Rep survey asked 416 salespeople across multiple industries about their meeting preparation habits. About 40% of reps said they typically prepare within a day of an upcoming meeting, with more than 10% often waiting until the day of the presentation. With increased time spent in the field, it’s likely that even those re...

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Tags: corporate travel, iPad, sales enablement, tablet

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Boston Shark Meet Conference Makes a Big Splash

Submitted by: Amy Marks , Sr. Marketing Programs Manager, Brainshark

November 15, 2012 01:25 PM

Last Tuesday we hosted the first annual Boston Shark Meet Conference, and we were thrilled with the turnout and feedback from our guests! Over 100 people attended the Shark Meet to learn how to create more engaging live and on-demand presentations. The day’s events kicked off with a keynote address by TED speaker, Joe Sabia, on the power of storytelling. Joe wowed the audience with his six principles for creative storytelling, and energized the group for an afternoon packed with informat...

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Tags: animation, content marketing, corporate travel, external communications, internal communications, iPad, sales enablement, tablet, tips and tricks, video

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SlideShark Now Supports Hyperlinks and an Expanded List of Cloud Storage Providers

Submitted by: David Klein , Vice President of Product Management, Brainshark

November 13, 2012 11:58 AM

It’s always fascinating to hear how the SlideShark community delivers their presentations, and learns about the tools required to make those presentations successful.  Internal and External Links In Sales situations, there are those who insert links within the presentation to jump to other topics later in the deck – all based on where the conversation is going, in real time -- like the old “choose your own adventure books.”  Others include links to useful web...

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Tags: corporate travel, iPad, iPhone, iPod, tablet, product updates

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Heartbeat Ideas Uses SlideShark Team Edition to Deliver Vivid Presentations on the iPad

Submitted by: Guest Contributor

November 05, 2012 02:07 PM

The presentation below was submitted by Ashley Farmer, Associate Director, Communications, Heartbeat Ideas Heartbeat Ideas is a marketing innovations company. Making the most of technology, they strive to create indelible brand experiences for their clients.  In the success story below, Ashley Farmer, Associate Director of Communications, shares how SlideShark Team Edition resolved their version control issue, empowered their senior executive team to give presentations on their iPad...

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Tags: corporate travel, external communications, iPad, iPhone, iPod, sales enablement, tablet

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Just-in-Time Learning: Re-Imagining How Today’s Salespeople Prepare

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

October 08, 2012 09:51 AM

“As soon as I have this little piece (of information), I'm out of here.” That’s how Heinrich Koenen once described the mindset of just-in-time learning in an article for Computerworld. What’s interesting, however, is that the article and quote are from April 2000. And while it might be surprising that the concept of just-in-time learning has been around since the days of dial-up I...

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Tags: video, tablet, iPad, iPhone, internal communications, corporate travel, sales enablement

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