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Webinar School

Book Description

Webinar School presents practical tips for offering flawless webinars, keeping participants engaged, and having as much fun as the learners do.

Table of Contents

  1. Webinar School
    1. eBook Introduction
    2. Acknowledgments
    3. Preface
      1. 1. How I moved ahead
      2. 2. What will you find in this book?
    4. 1. Webinar training compared to live classroom training
      1. 1.1. Benefits of training by webinar
      2. 1.2. Benefits of live classroom training
      3. 1.3. Maximizing webinars as a training tool
    5. 2. Planning your webinar
    6. 3. Preparing content for your training webinar
      1. 3.1. Three weeks ahead
      2. 3.2. Two weeks ahead and up to your webinar day
    7. 4. Producing and presenting your live training webinar
      1. 4.1. Webinar day!
    8. 5. After your webinar
      1. 5.1. Perform post-webinar activities
      2. 5.2. Mine the chat log
      3. 5.3. Capture lessons learned
    9. 6. Low-tech tips for interactivity
      1. 6.1. Address webinar participants
      2. 6.2. Encourage peer feedback
      3. 6.3. Inject humor where you can
      4. 6.4. Bring in something of interest from participants’ documents
      5. 6.5. Interact after the webinar
    10. 7. High-tech tips for interactivity
      1. 7.1. Explain your application
      2. 7.2. Show them how to chat
      3. 7.3. Practice polling
      4. 7.4. Use webcams
      5. 7.5. Open audio lines
      6. 7.6. Launch tests
      7. 7.7. Interact in other ways
    11. 8. Technology tips: hardware, presentation software, audio, Internet
      1. 8.1. Hardware
        1. 8.1.1. Use two monitors if possible
      2. 8.2. Presentation software
      3. 8.3. Audio
      4. 8.4. Internet connection
    12. 9. Expect three surprises!
      1. 9.1. Hardware backup: plan redundant technology
    13. 10. How not to kill your webinar with your slides
      1. 10.1. Five content principles for better slides
      2. 10.2. Five visual principles for better slides
      3. 10.3. Navigation tips
    14. 11. Tips for teams that produce webinars
    15. 12. How to get going – one step at a time
    16. Bibliography
    17. A. Checklist for webinar trainers
    18. B. Checklist for webinar teams
    19. C. Image Credits
    20. Index
    21. Colophon
    22. D. Copyright and Legal Notices