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Secrets of the 15 Minute ‘Tech-Check’

Secrets of the 15 Minute ‘Tech-Check’

How Lime Crane Ensures Your Virtual Presentation is Ready for PrimeTime One of the hallmarks of our service is how amazing we make our clients look and sound during their virtual presentation. They are often beyond surprised with how professional and polished our...

How To Pull Off a Seamless Virtual Graduation

How To Pull Off a Seamless Virtual Graduation

One of the most significant milestones for students is the graduation ceremony. Walking across a stage to receive that hard-earned diploma in front of friends and family is a rite of passage every graduate deserves. We recently had the honor of producing a virtual graduation ceremony for CalArts, and it was a resounding success. Here’s how we added a little “pomp” to a very unusual circumstance.

How to Personalize Your Virtual Conference

How to Personalize Your Virtual Conference

People miss networking, and the connections they make at in-person industry conventions. And they still need training sessions and product demos. Virtual conferences are the way to go this year, but heads-up: Zoom fatigue is real. You’ll have to get people engaged, keep things interesting, and avoid having swaths of employees zone out. We’ve done several of these events, and we’ve learned what makes a virtual conference pop.

Is Microsoft Teams Good for Online Meetings? It Depends.

Is Microsoft Teams Good for Online Meetings? It Depends.

This platform has come a long way since it launched, but is it the best option for hosting your online meetings? Before you commit to another year of lame, glitchy remote meetings, get your team leaders together and determine the answers to these 5 questions.

What’s Your Internal Communications Strategy for 2021?

What’s Your Internal Communications Strategy for 2021?

2020 has been a wild year for most businesses, leaving communications managers scrambling and looking for new ways to stay connected with their remote workforce. We don’t have a crystal ball that can predict what 2021 has in store, but we do know that working-from-home is definitely here to stay. Lime Crane has been helping shift internal comms to a virtual platform for the last 9 months, and we’d like to share our three keys to a successful strategy.

A Lime Crane Virtual Town Hall Success Story!

A Lime Crane Virtual Town Hall Success Story!

Protective Insurance’s dial-in conference system was costly, hard to manage and limited to 500 people. We just developed their first company-wide virtual town hall meeting, and they say it looked like something produced in a national television studio. Senior management was absolutely thrilled, and we can’t wait to share the success story with you!

CEO’s Holiday Message

CEO’s Holiday Message

It’s been a tough year, and many of your employees feel isolated and stressed. The way you choose to support, motivate, inspire, and engage employees right now will set the tone for the new year ahead. Using video to reach and inspire employees can have a profoundly positive effect on the company culture. Here’s our suggestions to spread positive feel-good vibes to your employees in your holiday message.

Very Merry Gift Guide

Very Merry Gift Guide

We bet you have several friends working from home and spending a lot of time in virtual meetings. So we’ve rounded up some gift ideas that can help them make shine online.

Get to Know Lime Crane Lead Editor, Julie van Jaarsveld

Get to Know Lime Crane Lead Editor, Julie van Jaarsveld

This month, we’d like to introduce our Lead Editor, Julie van Jaarsveld. She is a storyteller, and being a long-form editor requires developing relationships and working with a lot of content. Julie’s role as a woman in a male-dominated industry gives her opportunities to disrupt the status quo, which suits her adventurous spirit perfectly.

How to NOT Look Like a Ghoul in Your Next Virtual Meeting

How to NOT Look Like a Ghoul in Your Next Virtual Meeting

By now, you’ve been on your fair share of Zooms, and seen a lot of cringeworthy virtual appearances. Coaching people on how to avoid a ghostly, ghoulish look is part of our everyday job. Here’s our best tips on looking polished and confident at your next virtual meeting.

Still Virtual After COVID

Still Virtual After COVID

Virtual meetings and live video gatherings were already on track to replace many in-person corporate events, and COVID sped things up. The need for social distancing impacted global summits, fundraisers, graduation ceremonies, and everything in between. Organizations now see the value in producing high-quality virtual events, and the practice will continue long after the pandemic.

Get To Know Lime Crane Director, Michael Hamilton

Get To Know Lime Crane Director, Michael Hamilton

The award-winning team at Lime Crane is a force to be reckoned with. Each individual of this this talented group has their own unique story to tell, and we let them tell it in their own words as they answer a mix of professional and quirky interview questions. We’ll start by shining the spotlight on our Director extraordinaire.

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About Lime Crane

Lime Crane creates collaborative and engaging experiences for our clients and their audiences. Our unique webcasting solution enables clients to stream live town halls and panel discussions with every employee in their entire organization – even while all speakers, staff, and production crews are working remotely. We integrate our webcasting technology with your existing video conference systems to overcome the limited capacities of Skype, Zoom, Webex and others.

If you would like to learn more about virtual events and high-quality broadcasts to large unlimited audiences, contact the live stream experts at Lime Crane. Our team offers a rare mix of high-level expertise in Video Streaming Technology, Video Production, and client relations that you will not find anywhere else.