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Playing a YouTube video in a Zoom meeting

A video clip can be a compelling addition to a presentation. You may want to show a product demo, a software technique, or a process illustration. If that video is on YouTube and you want to show it in a Zoom meeting, this article shows you how to prepare and play it...

Playing a YouTube video in a Microsoft Teams meeting

A video clip can be a compelling addition to a presentation. You may want to show a product demo, a software technique, or an entertaining clip. If that video is on YouTube and you want to show it in a Microsoft Teams meeting, this article shows you how to prepare and...

The Globe and Mail May 21 & 22, 2020

Harvey Schachter featured Dave's Guide to the Future of Business Meetings in his online column titled "The new rules for presentations in the age of restricted meeting sizes". The column was included in the print edition of the paper the next day on May 22 2020.

Meetings won’t be the same in the future; Issue #464 May 12, 2020

As we see more governments allow more workers to return to businesses after the coronavirus lockdowns, you need to realize that things are never going back to the way they were before. Business meetings will not look like they did at the start of this year. Companies...

Guide to being a good attendee in future corporate meetings

Business meetings will not be the same when professionals return to the office after the coronavirus pandemic lockdown. I summarized my thoughts in this guide on the impacts the changes will have on business meetings. In this guide I want to share how you can be a...

Filter the data series shown on a graph; Issue #463 April 28, 2020

On a recent AFP webinar discussing what CEOs and Boards are expecting from the Finance department during these turbulent times, cash flow forecasting was clearly the biggest request. It was clear that finance teams are having to generate multiple future scenarios...

Guide to preparing for the future of business meeting presentations

The days of business professionals spending much of their week going to a dozen or more meetings with 6-10 colleagues around a table is over. The coronavirus pandemic will change the way corporate meetings work in the future. This guide aims to summarize the...