Articles tagged “Zoom”

Why Every Tech Investor on the Planet Wants to Invest in Virtual Events

Why Every Tech Investor on the Planet Wants to Invest in Virtual Events

Julius Solaris and Rafat Ali, Skift

Welcome to 0.1 version of the gold rush in the events sector, with dream specs for every tech investor on the planet.

6 days ago

Zoom Steps Into Professional Virtual Events With OnZoom

Zoom Steps Into Professional Virtual Events With OnZoom

EventMB

Zoom has launched OnZoom, a virtual event marketplace where events can be hosted. Who is it for and how does it compare to the current event tech market? Here is what you need to know.  

1 week ago

Why a British Airways Sales Boss Is Excited by the Prospect of Even More Zoom Meetings

Why a British Airways Sales Boss Is Excited by the Prospect of Even More Zoom Meetings

Matthew Parsons, Skift

While most of us suffer Zoom fatigue, British Airways’ head of global sales thinks short, sharp video calls are the future when working out airfares with corporate customers. Ring lights at the ready.

3 weeks ago

Zoom Event Burnout Is Real. Is Audio Only the Answer?

Zoom Event Burnout Is Real. Is Audio Only the Answer?

EventMB

Zoom fatigue and new platforms such as Clubhouse are spurring a new way of hosting your events: audio.  

4 weeks ago

Zoom Sees 355 Percent Revenue Leap on Rise of Virtual Meetings

Zoom Sees 355 Percent Revenue Leap on Rise of Virtual Meetings

Neha Malara and Stephen Nellis , Reuters

Zoom's latest earnings report suggests that the trend in remote working may have staying power even after society tames the pandemic. The implications are unnerving for event planners and travel management companies.

2 months ago

What Does Zoom Really Think About the Future of Corporate Travel?

What Does Zoom Really Think About the Future of Corporate Travel?

Matthew Parsons, Skift

Even for the likes of Zoom, corporate travel is perceived as important to connect with people. What's reassuring to see is that the company is trying to work out the best ways on its own platform to keep that team spirit alive in these challenging times.

4 months ago

Is Verizon’s Purchase of BlueJeans the Beginning of the End for Zoom’s Supremacy?

Is Verizon’s Purchase of BlueJeans the Beginning of the End for Zoom’s Supremacy?

EventMB

With the white collar world moving toward remote work due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Zoom has become the video conferencing platform of choice for many. But the recent announcement of Verizon’s acquisition of the BlueJeans Network platform might change the game.   The Covid-19 pandemic has forced more people than ever to work from home,…

6 months ago