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The most effective Sales Acceleration Technology: Beamium

A popular term among salespeople in recent years is that of sales acceleration. As you probably guessed, this refers to an increased speed during the sales process. To sell more products or services in less time, sales representatives often use sa... Read More

Content Marketing For Business: Benefits and Best Practices

It’s 2017. Where’s your content?! As the Content Marketing Institute (CMI) calls it, content marketing is today’s marketing. It is no longer an option; it’s a requisite. According to the B2B Content Marketing 2015: Benchmarks, Budgets, and Tre... Read More

Slide Analytics and Customer Insights – How Beamium enhances your lead generation with smarter lead forms

A lot of work is needed for drafting presentations, white papers or infographics. Hence, you should ensure that these documents are used most effectively. In 2017, it’s not enough anymore to share them as an email attachment. Beamium helps ... Read More

White Paper Marketing – A new era of Lead Generation

There is no question that online marketing is a key element of most businesses nowadays. If your business does not have a website or is not actively looking to acquire leads on the internet, you might want to reconsider. There are a great deal of ... Read More

4 groundbreaking Inside Sales Tools

With the development of the internet and long-distance communication technologies, the outside sales trend that was common 30 years ago, has now been replaced by an increased focus in inside sales activities. Now more than ever, experts in inside ... Read More

The world’s best Sales Presentation Tools

When people say the words “sales presentation” what first comes into mind? Probably it is the picture of a fancy businessman or woman giving a sales pitch in front of various executives. Don’t get me wrong, that is also the case for me, but the fu... Read More

Getting the best Leads with White Paper Marketing

One of the most popular terms in the online marketing jargon is that of content marketing. This new strategy delivers powerful content via social media, blogs and other visual channels towards the internet community and aims to enhance the traffic... Read More

How to Give Effective Online Demos

It was a long way to get to the product demo stage. Marketing budget was invested to capture leads, many sales mails followed until the prospect agreed to the online demo. Now, it’s your turn to present your product in the best possible spotlight.... Read More

Smarketing – Sales and Marketing Integrated

There is a rising trend in the last years to view sales and marketing activities more closely related to each other. Closer than ever before. Usually, these two sectors of a business have worked in completely different tasks, resulting in constant... Read More

From Content Marketing to Lead Generation

Marketing techniques have evolved drastically in recent years. To think that 50 years ago, it was a common practice to pick up a phone book and dial random numbers one by one to pitch a company’s product. Now, you see the big companies getting tho... Read More

Top 3 European Sales Acceleration Technologies

You probably have heard of sales acceleration technologies. Thanks to the development of cloud technologies and diverse tools, the sales activities of many companies have reinvented themselves. They now strive for rapid monetization, based on accu... Read More

Using Email Data to Out Smart the Competition

Marketing was once a shouting match. Companies would toe up to one another to see who could make the most noise. As fun as that was, marketing has completely changed with the digital age. No longer are consumers looking to the loudest company. ... Read More

Content Marketing and Your Sales Funnel

Businesses today are scrambling for content – unique relevant ones that go above and beyond SEO-centric content. In fact, 88% of B2B marketing professionals rely on custom content; 75% of which plan to continue with their content strategy in t... Read More

Turning Sales Presentations into Lead Generation Tools

How to prepare a convincing sales presentation? A question that businessmen have asked themselves for decades. Sales presentations are a vital part of a company’s activities, since they are one of the main means used to acquire buyers. Although ra... Read More

Bridging the Gap between Sales and Marketing

What happens if you do a quick search on your LinkedIn for the terms marketing or sales? You will find hundreds of contacts with positions such as “Head of Business Development”, “Online Marketing Director” or “Inbound Marketing Manager” and many ... Read More

The world's best lead validation platform

Every marketer knows the annoying situation of having too many incorrect conversions. Performance marketing, content marketing, newsletter sign-ups - all of them have the same problem: many conversions do not meet the requirements or are inc... Read More

How to Qualify Leads

The introduction of the internet has faced sales teams with a significant increase in prospects to qualify. A couple of decades ago, a sales team used to invest a large amount of time in each prospect, since the acquisition of leads was limited to... Read More

Google AdWords vs. Content Marketing

Online marketing is all about bringing people to your website. Unsurprisingly, Google can be of great help to get the attention of prospective clients. Nearly everybody uses Google which makes it a must-have marketing channel. There are two ways t... Read More

7 Reasons Why You Should Share Your Slides

You just finished your presentation and don’t know if you should share your slides or not? Well, there are at least seven good reasons why you definitely should share your presentation slides with the audience. 1. Presentations are marketing tools... Read More

Lead Generation with Presentations

Millions of presentations are created every day. Presentations take place at events or in businesses. Often, slides are shared without presenting them. Especially in the business environment, presentations are mainly used for marketing and sales p... Read More

Integrating Sales and Marketing

Sales teams work daily on improving the company’s revenue. Marketing teams focus on creating new leads which ultimately should result in higher revenue too. So, why not integrating sales and marketing to work closer on this common goal? Bringing y... Read More

How to Write SEO-Optimized Blogposts

Blogging is the most important element of content marketing. But simply writing the blog is not enough. A sophisticated SEO-knowledge should exist before writing blogposts. Find out how to write blog articles in a way that they are ranked well fro... Read More

Hit your Sales Targets with Smart Analytics

The business world got more and more crowded. Many competitors offer similar services as your company. Your sales targets are ways to high and you have no chance to hit them this year. Wrong! You have many chances to hit them, and the best one is ... Read More

How to Structure Follow-Up Processes in Sales

Follow-ups are equally important as initial contacts to prospective customers. Based on the fact that you already had a first conversation, the chances to turn the deal into an opportunity are even bigger. While initial contacts make it often diff... Read More

These 5 Steps make your Presentation Awesome

You already spent a lot of time on drafting this slideshow. You simply want to finish. Every single slide is perfect, almost. And if not – who cares? You should care! Because looking a second time on your slides and optimizing small details turns ... Read More

How to Get More Website Leads than Your Competition

Most sales personnel at companies we talk to feel their websites do a fair or poor job of generating sales leads, with many being to small, not suitable or not really leads at all. Chasing down these marginal leads distracts sales reps and diverts... Read More

The Importance of Analyzing Marketing Information

How much time does your company spend on creating marketing presentations, white papers and other materials? Probably a lot. And how much time and money is spent on distributing them to prospective clients? Incredibly much. But how deep do you ana... Read More

The Benefits of Adding Visual Information to Conference Calls

The success of a conference call depends on its preparation and the execution. If you feel that your conference calls could be much more productive, you are invited to continue reading. Calling your colleagues, weekly meetings, customer calls – th... Read More

How to Convince Sales Qualified Leads

A new lead represents a chance. But often, this chance falls away. It is normal that some of the qualified leads chose one of your competitors or stay with their existing solution. By following these tips, you will be able close more deals and sim... Read More

5 Cold Email Hacks Proven to Up Your Response Rate

Continuous cold outreach is the ultimate way to ensure a long and successful sales career. Those who realize this are always on the hunt for that secret tip or “perfect” cold email template to up their game that much more. You may be one of th... Read More

The Best Presentation Solution to Capture Leads at Events

Holding a business presentation at an event can be a great chance to get in touch with many prospective clients. Especially at industry-specific events your chance will be high to reach out to highly valuable leads. If you speak to an audience, yo... Read More

How to Turn Leads into Customers

If you want to get more customers, you need to get new leads which can be closed by your sales team afterwards. Often, there is a lot of miscommunication included when it comes to lead management. While marketing teams point out how many leads the... Read More

7 Steps to Close a Deal over Phone

If you want to close more deals at your sales calls, these 7 steps will tell you how to structure them best. 1. Be realistic about closing the deal Before you even start the call, you should be realistic about closing the deal. If this is the fir... Read More

Turn your Slideshow into a Lead Generation Tool

Presentations are a great way to share information. By presenting them live or simply sharing them, your viewers can learn more about a topic and you. Unfortunately, not everybody who sees your document automatically turns into a customer. Beamium... Read More

5 Tips to Market your Business on Twitter

Social media marketing is one of the new marketing channels which many companies should be able to master. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and many other platforms offer space to present your business. In this blogpost, we will have a closer look on ... Read More

5 Tips for Effective Webinars

Webinars enable you to present online in front of a huge audience. No limitations, no travelling costs and an easy set-up make it possible to reach the world. These five tips will help you to successfully handle your next webinar. 1. Use more slid... Read More

The #1 Sales Presentation Platform – Beamium

If you work in sales, you probably know how difficult it is to effectively share documents with prospective customers. After sending the email attachment, you never hear again from the prospect. Your sales pitch is good, but you know that you can ... Read More

Make your Phone Calls more Effective with Beamium

Telephone calls are omnipresent at every business day. Instant sales calls, weekly telephone conferences and many other daily conversations keep us on the phone for hours. Often, documents or presentations are discussed at these calls. While most ... Read More

Better Presentation Sharing in Sales Calls

Sales calls are a crucial element of every sales process. After getting started with a new lead, it’s time to demonstrate the solution via phone to the client. Often, documents are simply send via email which is easy to do but not very smart. It’s... Read More

The 7 Biggest Challenges in Sales

Sales in the modern business era became a totally new challenge compared to traditional sales. Combining social media, email and phone calls perfectly is necessary for closing deals. A good sales representative must master communications and marke... Read More

5 Ways to Enhance the Quality of Inbound Leads

Managers often want to get more leads to increase the company’s revenue. But what the really should desire is a higher quality among the leads coming from inbound marketing. It’s rarely the case that a company does not get any leads from marketing... Read More

6 Secrets every Smart Salesperson Knows

Meeting sales targets can be very challenging these days. After many bountiful years, most corporations count on efficiency. This new era makes it much more difficult to acquire customers. While blind ambition was often sufficient to achieve sales... Read More

4 Tips to Enhance your Content Marketing Strategy

Your content marketing activities are crucial for successfully getting inbound leads. While high-quality content was neglected in the past, it became more and more important in the last months. The better the content, the better will the leads be ... Read More

How to Turn Website Visitors into Customers

If you are good at inbound marketing or if you know how to do search engine marketing successfully, you probably have enough website visitors on your webpage daily. The main challenge of most companies is not to get enough traction to their websit... Read More

8 Tips for your White Paper

White papers are awesome marketing instruments which help you to get highly qualified leads. By describing solutions for common problems of prospective customers, the white paper shows the client how your company can help to handle them. The bette... Read More

The Advantages of Marketing Calls in a Digital World

In today’s digital society, many new ways of marketing have been developed. Social media ads, search engine ads, affiliate programs, email campaigns and video marketing are only a small number of many new ways to market your business. Unfortunatel... Read More

5 Tips to Market Businesses on Facebook

Everybody knows Facebook, but most people only use it for private purposes. A great social network for interacting with others, sharing pictures and socialization. But what about using Facebook for your business? Although most companies have a Fac... Read More

How to Get Better Leads with Gated Content

Should you gate your content or not? Many marketers deal with this difficult question and are unsure about the effects gated content will have on their lead generation strategy. There are many pros and cons for turning content into gated content. ... Read More

How to Generate Inbound Leads with White Paper Marketing

Does your website contain a white paper? And do you regularly share this white paper with your clients? Find out why you should do so and which other advantages white paper marketing includes. The advantages of white paper marketing A white paper... Read More

Mobile Conferencing – A New Era of Online Meetings

Smartphones help us to access internet from nearly every place around the world. With the help of this little device, we can work, communicate, socialize and to enjoy great entertainments easily. The times where television and notebooks dominated ... Read More

4 Tips to Get Press Coverage

Press coverage is a great way of marketing your business. In contrast to paid aids or TV spots, posts on well-known blogs showcase your business in much more detail to potential customers. By building valuable contacts to journalists around the wo... Read More

Closing the Gap between MQL and SQL

Since many years, there is a big dilemma in corporations. Marketing teams create leads, and sales teams complain about the quantity and the quality of these leads. Either there are too many marketing qualified leads and the sales representatives d... Read More

The Perfect Duration of a Sales Call

Sales calls are an effective way of reaching out to prospective customers. But how long should a normal sales call be? And at which circumstances should the call be longer or shorter? Of course, there is no unique number of minutes about how long ... Read More

Presentations During Skype Calls

Online conversations became an important communication tool in our global world and Skype is one of the best-known conferencing tools. The business version of Skype made it into the modern office and can be used for one to one conversations as wel... Read More

Beamium launches new lead acceleration tool for marketers

Capturing high-quality leads is one of the main challenges marketers face in 2017. Inbound marketing's popularity has skyrocketed, but many companies fail to turn traffic and social media followers into customers. While every marketer has the ambi... Read More

How to Keep in Contact with the Participants of your Presentation

Your presentation is over, the audience is fascinated and everybody walks out of the conference with a good feeling. Great, you did an awesome job! A couple of hours later, you listen to a conversation between two audience members about your talk:... Read More

Efficient Phone Conversations

In a time where we receive hundreds of emails every week, phone calls are an effective way to reach somebody. Instead of writing an email, phone calls are much more personal and make sure that all questions can be answered during the conversation.... Read More

Creating Better Inbound Marketing Blog Posts

Inbound marketing became a very powerful tool and outperforms traditional marketing as well as outbound sales in many aspects. If you don’t want to waste enormous amounts of money on ads or affiliates, you should have a good content marketing stra... Read More

Interactive Conferencing At Its Best

Telephone conferences are great for efficient phone calls over distance. Beamium helps you to boost your telephone conferences with effective online presentations. While your audio line stays the same as currently, your viewers can now simultaneou... Read More

How to Prepare Sales Calls

Sales calls are your chance to convince prospective customers from your product. A great chance to deliver your perfect pitch. But the perfect sales call already starts prior to the phone call. Before dialing the number, you should prepare yoursel... Read More

Share your Presentation and Capture Leads

After investing a lot of time into drafting a new presentation, it is time to get leads. Presentations can be shared through multiple channels such as blogs, social media, via email etc. The main objective of sharing your presentation should be to... Read More

Conference Calls Without Technical Problems

In a global business world with distributed teams, conference calls became a powerful tool for efficient remote meetings. Internal calls, calls with business partners and calls with prospective clients are on our daily agenda. Unfortunately, techn... Read More

Presentations at Phone Calls

Conference calls have the objective to discuss information over distance. As a cost- and time-effective way of meeting online, they can be used internally, for calls with business partners and for sales or marketing purposes. In every case, it has... Read More

10 Reasons Why Marketers Should Use Beamium

Marketing and presentations go hand in hand. In other words, a presentation is one of your most powerful marketing tools – if you use it right. Beamium supports marketers to get more leads with their presentations. Find out, how Beamium helps you ... Read More

MQL vs. SQL – How to Define Sales-Ready Leads

If you work in marketing or sales, you probably hear quite often about getting more leads. The typical lead funnel starts at the top with new contacts and finishes with the closed deal. But between these steps, there are many other stages where th... Read More

5 Signs that your Prospect is Not Interested

You already put a lot of work into the deal. After searching for the right database, going to various events and having thousands first calls, you now must look through all the potential leads and requalify them. Of course, your time is valuable a... Read More

5 Tools Every Sales Representative Should Know

There are many reasons why sales guys should very effective nowadays. Our business world gets more and more competitive which results in a stressful job for marketers. There have been times when closing deals was easier than today. On the other si... Read More

Lead Qualification in B2B Sales Processes

Qualifying leads according to their potential is important in every sales process and especially B2B companies should have a strong interest in better lead qualification. Much time can be wasted by focusing on low-quality inbound leads instead of ... Read More

How to Capture Sales Ready Leads

Every marketer searches for ways to capture leads online more effectively. Inbound marketing is a trendy way to maximize website views from interested prospects. While there are multiple ways to gather leads from landing pages or through mailing c... Read More

The Elevator Pitch, Always At Hand

Life is full of surprises: sometimes, you spend months searching for your chance to move forward, and one day you suddenly run into a great opportunity. You never know who you’re going to meet next, and especially in the deeply connected, mobile a... Read More

How to Make PowerPoint Presentations Awesome

PowerPoint is by far the most widely used presentation tool for creating slides. Many new alternatives, e.g. Prezi or Keynote, tried to challenge the superiority of PowerPoint. Even though all of them have their advantages, the large majority of p... Read More

Presenting to a Remote Audience

Sometimes, you have to hold a presentation to an audience which is physically not present – technology makes it possible. Even though it seems unpractical in the beginning, remote presentations can represent huge efficiency boosts for a company an... Read More

The Benefits of Analyzing the Presentation Viewers Behavior

Since a while, Beamium offers great analytics which make it possible to analyze the success of your presentations. Slideshows can so easily be shared with the audience and tracked afterwards. Getting a detailed reporting of your documents helps to... Read More

How to Share Documents on Social Media

Social media became a crucial part of our private life. Even in businesses, social media helps us to interact with colleagues and get to know them better. If you look on social media channels, you will find many quotes, personal information and im... Read More

Connecting Sales and Inbound Marketing

Connecting inbound marketing and sales became one of the key challenges in business. Traditional sales processes have to be adapted for better interactions with the modern marketing channels. In best case, there should be a friendly exchange of le... Read More

Stay in Touch with your Audience after the Presentation

After preparing many weeks, being nervous days before and finally delivering a good presentation, you often feel very relieved. Finally, it is over. You made it. Beside some minor mistakes, you can be very proud of your performance. But stop. Why ... Read More

6 Tips for Successful Inbound Calls

It’s Thursday afternoon and your telephone rings. As a professional agent for inbound calls, you know that this is your chance to turn the caller into a future client. But how can you reach even better results and become more effective? Here are s... Read More

3 Ways to Embed Presentations in your Website

There are multiple ways to embed presentations in your own website or blog. Find out about their advantages and disadvantages and choose which one makes most sense for you. Slidesnack Uploading and embedding presentations with Slidesnack is very ... Read More

Stop Losing Leads At Your Presentation

How many leads did you generate with your last presentation? And how many people have been in the audience? Probably there have been hundred times more people in the audience compared to the number of leads which you got. And this is – unfortunate... Read More

Achieving Better Telemarketing Results with Beamium

Telemarketing is a great way of acquiring potential customers. Calling potential clients via phone instead of meeting them in person saves both parties a lot of time. Moreover, telemarketing is very effective and helps your company to improve bran... Read More

The Smart Analytics Tool for Presentations

What do you know about your presentation after the end of your talk? And how much information do you receive if you share your slides via email attachments? Mostly, you don’t have any information about what is happening after you finished your tal... Read More

Make your Telephone Conferences Effective

“Sorry, I can’t hear you. Which document are we talking about? Slide 7 or slide 17? You are talking about the second paragraph, correct? Could you please send me the file again, I did not receive it the last time?” At how many audio conferences di... Read More

Broadcast Office Documents Online

PowerPoint, Excel and Word are the most successful tools for creating presentations, reports and other documents. Everybody knows how to handle them, and we show you how to present them! With Beamium, Office documents can easily be broadcasted onl... Read More

The Better Email Attachment

How do you share your presentations or documents with colleagues, clients and business partners? In the past, attaching the file at your email was widely used. Nowadays, there are much better ways to share your files than using email attachments. ... Read More

Inbound Marketing vs Traditional Marketing - How Inbound Marketing Works

Everybody knows what marketing is – more or less. But what about the so hyped term inbound marketing? Inbound marketing basically describes the wonderful situation of customers coming to you to buy a product instead of actively acquiring them. Fin... Read More

How to Market your Business in Presentations

Presentations are a great chance to present your business in front of a highly valuable target audience. Industry events, webinars and company events should therefore be used to show the uniqueness of your business to the audience. While your main... Read More

10 Tips for Better Conference Calls

We all spend many hours every week in conference calls. Meetings over distance are much more efficient than meeting every time in person, but there are many things that can still be done for improving conference calls. Here are 10 tips to make you... Read More

Share Documents with your Smartphone

When was the last day where you have not used your smartphone at least once? Most people must think a longer time for answering this question. No matter if you are in a business meeting, at your holiday trip or simply at home – smartphones accompa... Read More

Lead Generation in Content Marketing

There are multiple ways to generate marketing qualified leads. Leads can be generated offline or online. While offline lead-generation was mainly used in traditional marketing, modern marketing benefits from the huge number of online users. Overal... Read More

Share your Slides Online and Get Contacts

The world of presentations has changed drastically in the last decades. 20 years ago people still used to present with a rudimentary overhead projector. Now there are online webinars for thousands of attendees around the world. Successful presente... Read More

7 Awesome Collaboration Tools

Working together over distance can be very efficient. But only, if you are able to deal with the natural challenges of remote teams. Don’t’ expect that everything will just work out. If you are responsible for coordinating a remote team, this list... Read More

The Most Creative Telemarketing Techniques

Engaging in sales over the phone has never been easy. You need to approach your customers in a manner that doesn’t sound aggressive and immediately sets them on a defensive position. Moreover, you need to win their attention with creative, unscrip... Read More

What To Do If No One Asks Questions At Your Presentation

At the end of your presentation, there is one more moment which makes you nervous. The moment when you ask if there are any questions. Hopefully, you will be able to answer them. But what can you do if nobody asks a single question? Digital tools ... Read More

5 Tips to Create Effective Sales Presentations

As a sales representative, you know how important it is to convince your potential customers. Besides the verbal communication, your sales material is essential. Follow these 5 tips to create more effective presentations. 1. Start with a summary ... Read More

5 Proven Tools to Engage your Webinar Audience

Webinars are a great way to share your thoughts and information with interested audiences all over the world. This without even leaving your home or office. However, just as when you select on which conference you would like to hold your presentat... Read More

The Best Tool to Share Presentations with Listeners

There are many possibilities for sharing presentations. Depending on the situation, you either want to share the slides in real-time with the audience, to share them afterwards via email or simply to share them online without presenting at all. In... Read More

The best Tools to Share Photos with Family and Friends

Social media made it easy to share pictures with (nearly) everybody. But what if you want to share your photos only with your family? Or with your best friend? In that case, Facebook, Instagram and many others are not the best way to share your pi... Read More

Exciting Presentations with Interactive Features

Presentations are often seen as commodities. Created with PowerPoint, presented with a projector. Creating slides with tools such as PowerPoint is widespread and therefore makes sense. But when it comes to presenting your slides, there are better ... Read More

4 Online Marketing Tips For Startups

For startups, it is crucial to invest money as efficient as possible. Especially in the early stages of a startup do many entrepreneurs often waste money for expensive marketing campaigns which do not deliver the expected ROI. Here are four select... Read More

Broadcast Documents and Presentations Online

Did you already hear about broadcasting documents online? Broadcasting simply means that your document will be present online on the devices of your audience. Whenever you move one slide or page forward, your audience will automatically see the sa... Read More

Present Your Slides Online

Millions of presentations are created every day. And presented. But how can you present your slides in a special way nowadays? How can you stand out of the crowd? Beamium, an innovative online presentation platform, helps you to engage your audien... Read More

5 Great Document Conferencing Tools

Remote teams make it sometimes challenging to share information. So called “document conferencing tools” make it easier to collaborate together and keep everyone up-to-date. We collected 5 great tools which help your remote team to share and discu... Read More

Present & Share Pictures Online

Do you still have a camera? Nearly everybody has one but most pictures are made via smartphone nowadays. But how can you share your images after making the picture? Do you still upload them on the notebook, put them into a file and share them via ... Read More

Effective Lead Generation in Sales Calls

The main objective of sales calls is selling. No matter if you sell a product, software or service – in each case you need to convince somebody that your solution is better than your competitor’s substitutes. Many tools help you to structure your ... Read More

4 Presentation Tools to Encourage Audience Questions

Today, we help you to avoid the embarrassing situations of Q&A sessions where nobody contributes anything. These new presentation tools help you to enrich your Q&As by encouraging your audience to ask questions. Google Slides Q&A featu... Read More

The Best Tool to Engage your Listeners

Smartphone distractions, impatient listeners and new technologies make it sometimes difficult to engage the audience. This blogpost shows you how Beamium helps you to make presentations more effective. The problem of modern presentations You prob... Read More

5 Tips to Keep the Audience Focused

Talking in front of an audience is one thing, but keeping your listeners focused during the whole presentation is slightly more difficult. In this article, we reveal 5 presentation secrets which help you to engage your audience. 1. Arc of suspense... Read More

How to Generate Leads with Online Presentations

Most presenters have the ambition to generate valuable leads with their presentations. No matter if you present in front of an audience or if your present at an online conference, you as a presenter want to turn the listeners into customers! In th... Read More

How to Grow your Webinar Attendees

Webinars are a great and efficient way to market your business. A huge number of participants can be reached simultaneously. While traditional presentation formats limit you to a certain location, webinars enable you to reach potential leads all o... Read More

Do You Know Your Webinar Audience?

Webinars are a great way to present topics in front of a large audience over the web. Invitations can be shared with known contacts as well as with unknown prospects. Social media, online marketing and the growing sharing economy enable you to att... Read More

Generate More leads with Webinars

There are many webinar tools available. Most of them make it easy to transfer audio lines to the attendees and some of them even offer possibilities to share your screen or to pre-record the webinar. However, only a few webinar solutions make it p... Read More

Innovative Slideshow Presentations with your Smartphone

Do you remember presentation tri-pods? That's right, those portable devices which presenters used to present on large sheets of paper. Now you just get to see them in creative business meetings every now and then. The same goes for chalkboards in ... Read More

5 Tips for Getting Past the Gatekeeper

The question is not how many sales calls you are able to make on one day. The question is, how smart are your calls and how do you pass the gatekeeper? Before you start to sell your product, it is important to reach the right person and get throug... Read More

4 Tools to Get the Attention of Your Audience at Webinars

20 years ago you still had to drive all over the country or fly all over the planet to attend a specific conference. Nowadays you can just host your online seminar from your preferred location to viewers all over the planet. Thanks to technology, ... Read More

Always Include your Contact Details in your Presentation

It’s easier to find a needle in a haystack. We all know the popular expression, but what does this have to do with presentations? Well, you could say you would have more luck finding the needle than contacting a presenter after a big event. It is ... Read More

Get more Leads with your Sales Pitch

What is the main goal of your pitch? Right, to get valuable leads. Presentations can be great marketing tools if the content and the presentation experience harmonize. Impress your clients, capture contact details and turn them into valuable leads... Read More

Getting No Contact Details At Your Presentation?

Hearing that round of applause after delivering a great presentation is definitively a unique feeling. Hard work pays off. However, the cherry on the pie will always be the people that approach you afterwards to compliment you on your work and eve... Read More

Impress your Clients on the Phone Innovatively

You have thirty seconds to impress your client, on the phone. After a five second introduction, there is less than half a minute left to convince your potential client to extend the phone call. What can you do that nobody else is doing to sell yo... Read More

Make your Presentation Interactive and Get the Audience Involved

The goal of your presentation is to transmit information. Wrong! The goal of your presentation is to entertain your audience and let them dive into your area of expertise. Do not just read from your slides. Make your presentations interactive and ... Read More

Make It Easy For Your Audience To Contact You

Presentations are often used as marketing tools with the objective to sell a story. With your presentation, you want to reach your audience and motivate them to stay interested in your topic. In case that you work for a company, you probably want ... Read More

Get more Feedback from your Audience at your Presentation

Ideally, your next presentation should be better than your last one. But how can you make sure that you change the right things? To make your presentation better, it is crucial to get feedback from your audience. No matter how good you are as a pr... Read More

Interactive Presentations with Beamium

Presentations are everywhere and standing out of the crowd gets more important than ever. But how can you make sure that the audience listens to your presentation? The secret word is called engagement. Nowadays, presentations are no one-way road a... Read More

Present your Designs Online Without Installations

Products are the carriers of your company’s message. The image that a product leaves on the market is a reflection of your company’s reputation. Therefore, it is essential to tailor your products adequately to represent your vision in the best man... Read More

7 Ways to Get the Attention of your Students

As a teacher or professor, you know how hard it is to get the attention of your scholars in the last session of the week. Smartphones, notebooks and tablets are great tools to connect the auditorium with the world, but often result in distractions... Read More

6 Creative Presentation Ideas

More often than not, the listeners of your presentation will participate in other presentations on the same day as well. At congresses, events and even at university, there is mostly a competition about the viewers’ attention. Hence, your presenta... Read More

Beamium on Its Way to Revolutionize Online Presentations

Presentations are part of our daily life. We present in business meetings, in front of classes, during events and even in our private life. The more often we present, the better we become. We are not that nervous anymore, our slides can easier be ... Read More

Create and Share your Slideshow Online

Today, we will plunge into the interesting topic of creating and sharing slideshows online to a remote audience. All of you know, how to create a “traditional” slideshow with PowerPoint, Keynote or any other slide creation program. But how can you... Read More

How to Best Present Web Designs to Clients

We know that you are an amazing web designer! That’s why we want to help you to optimally present your wonderful design creations to your clients. Taste is something very subjective, but an optimal presentation of your designs will convince even t... Read More

Present Images Online with Beamium

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Use your Tablet for Slideshow Presentations

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Does your Presentation Look Weird on Another Computer?

It can certainly be a frustrating situation. You spend days, if not months, preparing a presentation for your clients. The topic to be presented: a showcase of your latest design proposals. You are proud of the results and are sure they fit the ex... Read More

Turn JPEGs and PNGs into Beautiful Picture Slideshows

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Presenting on iPads and Android Phones Simultaneously? No Problem!

Education lives off innovation – it is, to be exact, the study of innovations, no matter the field. The changes of the past are what created the now, and we will only move on if we manage to see things through a new perspective and think different... Read More

4 Tools to Publish Photoshop Creations Online

Adobe Photoshop is the tool that leaves your imagination without limitations: almost everything is possible to transform, manipulate, create and edit your work with this Adobe program. It is impossible to imagine the creative industry of today wit... Read More

Prevent Layout Changes for your Document

Technology has enabled us to work better than ever on shared documents and collaborate via the web, and working remotely has become part of the reality we live in today. This does not change the need for teams to interact, and technology has gone ... Read More

How to Handle Smartphone Distractions during Presentations

Some years ago, the introduction of the iPhone changed our lives in many aspects. Only a couple of years after the first mobile phones, the smartphone suddenly disrupted our world. A large part of our professional and private life can nowadays be ... Read More

Share your Slideshows Online in Real-Time

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3 Reasons Why You Should Share Handouts After The Meeting

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Stream Slides Online to the Smartphones, Notebooks and Tablets of your Audience

The web offers many new possibilities to improve the participant’s presentation experience. While streaming of videos is well-known, fewer people have yet discovered the full potential of broadcasted presentations. One reason for that is the domin... Read More

How to Present your Keynote Presentation on Windows

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Effective Communication in International Teams

Globalization had huge impacts on our society and influenced the business environment tremendously. Some years ago, top managers spent most of their time in planes travelling from their headquarters to subsidiaries and back. Virtual teams, enhance... Read More

3 Benefits of Presenting Online

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Rock your Client Presentation

Nothing is more crucial for a company’s long-term success than convincing and retaining the right target clients. Even though online marketing gains higher importance in most companies, direct customer contact is still the prevailing source for po... Read More

How to Avoid a Bored Audience

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6 Problems every Speaker Should be able to Deal With

It is always a new challenge to hold a presentation. But it gets even more challenging if further problems occur. In this blogpost we would like to discuss 5 common presentation problems and recommend ideas for dealing with them. 1. Technical prob... Read More

Sharing Slides in Conference Calls

Document conferencing, also known as data conferencing, became one of the new buzzwords for global teams. While audio conferencing is nowadays quite standardized and can easily be used for worldwide conference calls, it is trickier to choose the r... Read More

What Is The Best Font Size For My Presentation?

You probably have seen a movie where a play is taking place at a large auditorium and members of the audience take out their theater binoculars. You might have even seen it in person at your local theater. It would be funny if something similar ha... Read More

Share Files in Distributed Teams

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5 Tips to Make your Presentation Awesome

Are my slides good enough? Will the audience understand my talk? What, if something goes wrong? These and many more questions probably keep you awake the night before your presentation starts. You are unsure if you prepared everything sufficiently... Read More

Bring Everyone on the Same Slide at your Teleconference

Increasing mobility and advanced technology have allowed us to shift more and more business events to a digital rather than the physical space: not everyone needs to be on the same room anymore to communicate, and conferences can be held remotely ... Read More

Present Online Without Technical Problems

After numberless technical problems during online meetings, you probably want to have a very simple tool for online presentations with no further problems. Welcome to Beamium! Forget all the hassle of old-fashioned tools where you have to install ... Read More

5 Tips for Discussing Architecture Plans

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I Can't See The Slides!

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The Advantages of BYOD

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When to Distribute Handouts at your Presentation

You just prepared everything for your presentation tomorrow morning. The notebook is checked, all slides look fancy, the presentation converted to a PDF to avoid layout problems. Only one last question is on your mind: should I print handouts for ... Read More

Publish Numbers Documents Online

For years, Excel has been the leader of the spreadsheet programs, and will most likely be the industry standard for another while. However, Apple's Numbers follows up close and brings some surprisingly good design features. Keep reading if you wan... Read More

Why does the Audience take Pictures of my Slides?

There is one thing that almost every regular keynote speaker has always had to suffer: a blinding flash of light coming from a camera at the audience. Luckily nowadays with smartphones this is rarer, but it is still common to see individuals stand... Read More

7 Tools to Share your Slides with the Audience

A great speech, an amazing audience and no easy way to share the slide deck afterwards. That’s what many professional speakers, coaches and trainers regularly experience. Presenting to an unknown audience is part of their daily business and sharin... Read More

5 Tips for Presentations at Teleconferences

Teleconferences are a practical solution born in the last years to substitute physical business meetings or small group presentations in general. It is now common even for small companies to have employees in various cities, countries and even con... Read More

Live-Presentations of Google Docs, Google Slides and Google Sheets

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3 Great Online Conferencing Tools - ClearSlide vs. DocSend vs. Beamium

Presenting your work in a professional way to clients is sometimes even more important than the result of the work itself. The way you present your work will influence the feeling of your clients and influence if you get future assignments. Hence,... Read More

Share Pages Documents Online

A powerful text editing program for design lovers Apple’s Pages document writing program is a great Microsoft Word alternative, beloved by many Mac users. It offers beautiful templates, a comfortable interface and simple tools to create a styl... Read More

Slideshows Without Projectors

Every speaker desires to have own slides at hand when his topic comes up Anyone passionate about public speaking knows how quickly and often you end up having a deep conversation about some of your favourite topics in both private and professio... Read More

Share your Presentations with the Audience

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Teleconferences are part of the everyday activities for countless businesses. Either when quickly discussing documents over the phone with other colleagues, presenting designs to your costumers or trying to sell products or services to potential c... Read More

How to Negotiate Contracts Over the Phone

Thursday morning, ten minutes before the most important phone call of this week starts. A straightforward meeting via phone with your business partners, your colleagues and the lawyers of both parties expects you. The topic of the call is the fina... Read More

7 Secrets of a Cover Letter for the Creative Industry

Human resource departments of any great company receive dozens of applications every day, and especially in the creative industry your application needs to stand out like never before. As the cover letter is the first contact you make with the mar... Read More

Share Keynote Presentations Online

Apple’s Keynote is a powerful program for creating beautiful presentations with great slide design pre-sets. It is loved by its users and offers modern possibilities which PowerPoint does not include. However, it is also known to cause problems wh... Read More

We Love Our Users

Today, we would like to thank all our loyal users for using Beamium. Since we started Beamium half a year ago, we got amazing feedback from our first users and haven been able to grow the user base to more than 2,500 monthly users. Beamium is alre... Read More

Beamium, your Web Presentation Tool

There are many tools on the market to create your presentations online. Holding web meetings and sharing documents over the internet are indispensable elements of our business life. But do you really need to adapt the whole process of creating a p... Read More

7 Tips to Make your Online Presentation Unforgettable

Web presentations can be used for educational purposes, team meetings, trainings and for many other situations. The biggest advantage of a web presentation is its reach and the easiness to join them. While traditional presentations make it necessa... Read More

Present Large Files Online

The more content you like to include in your presentation, the more likely it is that the size of the document gets bigger and bigger. But the size of the document should not limit your creativity. We all know the problems big files can make. They... Read More

Present PowerPoint Presentations Online

PowerPoint is used by more than 90% to create presentations. After creating your slides, you can present your PowerPoint file online with Beamium. We will explain you how to do that. 1. Create your PowerPoint slides Start by creating your Power... Read More

Present on the Devices of your Audience

Presentations are the greatest tool for sharing your thoughts with your audience. More often than not, the purpose of business presentations is either to generate leads or to get approval for your idea. In both cases, your presentation will be in ... Read More

Share Excel Reports Online

Budget forecasts, target-performance analysis and many other number-based reports can best be created with Excel. We explain you in this article how you can publish and present your Excel documents online with Beamium. 1. Create your Excel documen... Read More

Share & Present Word Documents Online

Word is the most common tool to create all kind of documents such as reports, articles or minutes. While Word is a great tool to create documents, sharing and discussing documents online with colleagues or clients is often much more challenging. I... Read More

4 Secrets to Make your Presentation Remarkable

You are nervous, not able to sleep and feel a little bit unwell? Either you are getting ill or your nerves vibrate before an important presentation. From your first presentation at school to presentations in your business life – presentations will... Read More

5 Tips for Successful Sales Calls

In a very competitive business environment, the success of your sales calls depends on the value proposition of your product and the way you pitch it to your potential customers. We would like to share our top 5 tips for sales calls with you: 1. D... Read More

Share User Manuals Online

Manuals are essential even in a digital world: User guides and manuals transmit important information to users in a generalized way, help customers to solve problems independently and provide knowledge in the most efficient and best structured... Read More

Present Documents live Worldwide

Imagine if you could travel to the past and explain a genius such as Leonardo da Vinci or Sir Isaac Newton, that in the year 2016, they would be able to send a message instantly to a person more than 20000km away and even have a face-to-face conve... Read More

Presenting Online with your Tablet

The time we spend online is constantly becoming more. Nowadays, nearly everyone is connected online using his own laptop, smartphone or tablet. No matter whether you’re active on social media platforms, visit online shops or book your holiday onli... Read More

Improve your Conference Calls with Effective Online Presentations

Phone calls and conference calls are omnipresent in our business life. In many companies, Monday is known as “meeting day” and very often these meetings take place via audio calls. More often than not, most of the time is used to share updates and... Read More

The Smart Way to Share Documents Online

The necessity to share documents over distanceIn a global world, worldwide collaboration becomes naturally more and more important and one of the major trends in our business environment. Working together with teams from various locations includes... Read More

The Best Way to Share PowerPoint Presentations Online

Many years have gone by since Forethought was created at that small Californian office in 1980. Seven years later it was acquired by Bill Gates` software giant Microsoft and transformed into what we know today as PowerPoint. Three decades have gon... Read More

Share your Files with one click

Every day, people all around the world share digital documents within their networks. No matter whether you forward important papers to your business partners or provide your fellow students with lecture notes – sharing your files often is annoyin... Read More

How to Create Handouts Online

If you had to sum up the last 20 years of mankind in a word, which would it be? I know I would choose a quite simple one: internet. This invention changed how we interact, how we work, how we shop, how we entertain ourselves, basically, how we liv... Read More

Presenting Online with your Smartphone

According to Statista there are over 2 billion smartphone users worldwide. Yes, you just read right. More than 25% of the planet`s population uses a smartphone. This $400.7bn industry, of course, hasn’t come without criticism. It is common to see... Read More

What makes a Great Corporate Video?

Due to the digital change, most of today’s businesses don’t only engage their audience via press releases or common advertisements any more. Nowadays, companies spread the word online through social media channels. In order to create a rewarding o... Read More

How to Grow your Business with Social Media

Nowadays, everyone is crazy about social media. People worldwide are using online platforms to share their interests, personal experiences or sometimes just some pictures of their friends and family. According to several statistics, about 80% of t... Read More

Creativity through Technology

Human beings have always craved for originality. The ascent of our own civilization is the result of a network and exchange of innovative ideas. We are always looking to come up with new projects, invent new processes and techniques and in general... Read More

Beamium proudly presents its first collaboration with the Stanford Law School

Beamium is not only being used at businesses, but also at universities worldwide. Therefore, there are more and more universities becoming aware of the benefits that Beamium offers, such as fast and simple file sharing. Beamium is happy to a... Read More

Exchanging Documents Online

In summer, it is finally time to leave the office behind and go on holiday. No matter whether you want to explore countries around the world or enjoy your free time at home – the issue, that you’re not in the office and therefore miss important ne... Read More

Tips for Working more Efficiently

Hours in which instead of focusing on our upcoming projects, we let ourselves get distracted by colleagues, incoming calls, emails and countless other thoughts? In many of our cases too much precious time is wasted and spent working extremely inef... Read More

Share Large Documents with Followers Worldwide

Nowadays, you often have to send big files to many different people. But what is the most innovative way to share information? The standard way to forward digital documents is through e-mail, but especially when it comes to large files and a ... Read More

Revolutionize Your Presentations

To give a great and memorable presentation is no easy task. You can spend entire weeks researching and preparing the content, nonetheless if you do not communicate the message clearly to your audience, the results might be disappointing. Maybe the... Read More

Two Product Startups: To Do, or Not To Do?

You probably have heard of the famous rule of thumb from Venture Capitalists stating that of every 10 start-ups, three or four fail completely, three or four produce either losses or returns, and one or two produce significate ROIs. This is natura... Read More

6 Web-Based Productivity Tools for Sales Representatives

Our lives have become deeply complex and fast moving. It often is hard to stay organized and productive throughout the day. With most of our communication taking place digitally via our smartphones, tablets and computers it is plausible to further... Read More

Structuring Modern Presentations

However, this also sounds familiar: recurring layouts, the same old structure and the typical presentations phrases. This need not be necessarily bad, nonetheless it becomes boring in the long run and does not help to improve the attention span of... Read More

Finding the Right Conferencing Solution

It is important to look at big players as well as rising stars to find the perfect solution for you and your business. Skype, Google Hangouts, FaceTime ...there is an endless number of conferencing and communication solutions out there. However, f... Read More

The Benefits of Electronic Document Management

The times where interns were sent from the copy machine, to the fax, to the post office have become a thing of the past in many countries. It’s true, there are still some students who are suffering from the “coffee-maker” internships, but the vict... Read More

5 Tips to Make Presentations Interactive

Nearly everyone of you may have already suffered from boring presentations at least once. Unfortunately, those kind of presenters, who are only providing tiring numbers and facts, without engaging the audience in any way, still exist. Now, in tim... Read More

Make your PowerPoint Presentation Accessible Online

PowerPoint is almost certainly the world’s most widely used and best known presentation software. It’s no wonder that the Microsoft program is so popular – after all, presentations are now part of everyday life in academia, in business and even a... Read More

Dynamic Communication Solution for Student Associations

Student organizations, student clubs and university editorials are an essential part of the university and campus live. On each university campus you will find a wide variety of student groups in the most diverse working areas. Some are locally ma... Read More

How to Become a Successful Speaker

Most people have difficulties when it comes to speaking in front of any audience. In fact, presentations should keep the audience in suspense and be rememberable. Therefore, companies have the opportunity to contact speaker agencies and profit... Read More

Present Without a Projector

Sometimes, projectors are annoying, aren’t they? Every presenter can relate to the ordeal of connecting a projector and figuring how to turn it on, especially when giving a presentation at an unfamiliar location. Occasionally the projector will no... Read More

5 Tips for Better PowerPoint Presentations

PowerPoint is the number one tool for creating and showing presentations. It’s intuitive, professional and easy to use, and therefore no surprise that business people, speakers, professors and students around the globe pick PowerPoint as their sta... Read More

Remote Work Simplified through Technology

You probably have heard of the millennial generation, the newest tech-driven wave of young individuals shaping the basis for the future society. Millennials are much more than smartphones, hipster looks and start-ups. This generation has also intr... Read More

How to Conduct a Successful Employee Training

In a world moving faster every day, employees need to be more flexible than ever. They have to adapt new skills and gain knowledge as quickly as possible to be more successful in their job. Training team members has become essential for every mode... Read More

Innovative Product Launch with Beamium

You want to introduce your newest innovation, product or service to the world? You are getting ready to launch your novelty? A product launch event is always one of the most exciting moments in the process of introducing your new product. However,... Read More

Sharing Documents at Private Events

Especially in cases where many presentations must be given, the web-based presentation tool simplifies the workflow. Presenters can easily create an individual ID with Beamium and share it with their listeners. This in turn can follow the whole sy... Read More

Proper Media Implementation

Moreover, new implementation possibilities are constantly emerging. While on previous years speakers were working with audio and video files, today there has been a significant increase in the preference for tools such as Periscope or Beamium as a... Read More

Share your Music Notations and Tabs Online

Since the earliest years of civilization, human beings have felt an inevitable attraction for sounds and tones. With the invention of instruments, these were organized into what today we refer to as music, which became a passion for a great number... Read More

Digital Revolution Enables New Possibilities

Technological developments especially of communication media cause interpersonal interaction on a new level. E-Mail, Skype-Calls and Messenger-Services can replace the no longer necessarily face-to-face communication. Many people share a critical... Read More

Discover the Fresh Design of our Website

You should be the first ones to hear learn more about our fresh design! We did an extensive crowd research giving us some hints for user interface optimization. With the innovative design we illustrate the creation of a clear line to represent the... Read More

The Benefits of Sharing Class Lecture Slides with Students

Anyone who went to university in the 21st century knows: class presentations are digital. No discussion. And why shouldn’t they? Using innovative presentation formats for lectures is handy: they can be perfectly prepared, adjusted and reused. Plus... Read More

Beamium: Presentations For A Good Cause

Rarely was the world so engaged for a good cause – currently, the willingness to donate is high and the will to achieve something good, too. One of the main concerns is the easy access to education and the possibility to rapidly and simply exchang... Read More

Presenting Online Without Installations

It works online and it’s easy to use: those are the typical requirements that apply to technologies that are used in a workplace environment, and particularly for communications purposes. They should work quickly, require minimal effort and, where... Read More

Read PDFs Online

The winds of change in the millennium of binary codes and information technologies are strong and show no sign of slowing down. Thirty years ago it was a privilege of a few companies to own a computer which occupied sometimes entire rooms. Today, ... Read More

5 Ways to Use Beamium

If you have to give a lot of presentations and lectures, you know the problem: how do you make an impression that will stick in your audience's memory, and how do you differentiate yourself from all the others? Thanks to the flood of information w... Read More

Innovative Business Presentations

In businesses – regardless of a company's size – communication and the infrastructure available for information exchange play crucial roles. It is often difficult to communicate all necessary information to all coworkers at the same time, either b... Read More

Visual Aids in Presentations

Nowadays our everyday lives cannot be imagined without visual aids – whether in school, at the university or in our business life. They are the bearers of visual descriptions and appeal to the different senses of the audience. So, how can you bes... Read More

Body Language – The Basis for Successful Presentations

Anyone who has ever had to give a presentation before an audience knows that it takes more than just content to succeed. Exciting theories and a precisely laid out PowerPoint presentations will achieve little if the presenter fails to deliver the ... Read More

Stream your PDF live to a remote audience

Sharing is caring, even in a digital world. It’s Monday morning, and your inbox is full - no matter what you do. As different as our personality, job or industry may be, there are some things that remain the same for all of us nowadays: We’re depe... Read More

Get more Attention during your Presentation at University

For students, presentations are part of everyday life. Nearly every class requires a presentation to teachers and fellow students, and most presenters use PowerPoint to add a visual element to their presentations and to report structured. Of c... Read More

Making Remote Meetings Work

Online conferences are a practical alternative to traditional meetings, which is why they’re being used more and more frequently to bring people together — even when they can’t physically be in the same place. They can lead to massive savings on t... Read More

How Professors can make Lectures Innovative and Interesting

Professors have to speak in front of audiences every day, whether in a lecture hall filled with students or speaking to peers and other subject-matter experts to present research results. A PowerPoint presentation is the usual method for such a pr... Read More

The Best Online PDF Viewer

Beamium is a tool designed to view and share PDF documents online. Files can be accessed easily by simply uploading the PDF with one click on After that, the online interface of Beamium opens your document directly in the browser.... Read More

The Perfect Sales Pitch

Even the best ideas don't succeed on their own. The success or failure of an idea, even one that seems promising, often depends on how well it's sold. It's only when an idea has won over supporters - whether they're offering to lend financial supp... Read More

Discussing your CV Online

Young and old, experienced and amateurs, all take part in this fascinating expression of capitalism, however, not all take the juiciest piece of the cake home. The hiring procedure resulting from this phenomenon is not always, not to say almost e... Read More

5 Apps for Being more Productive at Work

The professional world is changing. While ten years ago most offices were outfitted with only a computer and a telephone, today laptops, smartphones, and tablets are standard pieces of equipment. These tools aren’t just practical because they allo... Read More

Tips for Presenting in English

In today’s era of globalization, more and more business is conducted in English. You can reach a much larger audience in English than would be accessible in German – indeed, to spread a product, idea, or report beyond the borders and reach an inte... Read More

Green Innovations for less Paper Consumption

Since the turn of the Millennium, new green technologies have been expected to act as an ignition for environmental solutions. However, that has sadly been the case in many aspects. Despite the introduction of green innovations such as IT and clou... Read More

Making Meetings Efficient

Meetings are a regular part of corporate culture, whether they take the form of a weekly team jour fixe or a regularly scheduled full company assembly. These meetings can play a vital role in a company’s success – after all, a company’s efficient ... Read More

5 Tips for Doing Social Media Right

By using Beamium for your presentations, you’re already going the right way about building a long-term connection with your audience, and not just by transferring your files to their devices. Beamium also makes it easy to share your keynote speech... Read More

The best way to Discuss Documents Online

In a profession that is highly accurate and methodic, every little detail counts and misinterpretations can lead to major mistakes. Therefore, a smooth collaboration between two parties is always ideal, but not commonly realistic. Discussing diver... Read More

Work From Anywhere – A How-To

A 9-to-5 job was once considered the only realistic model for professional work, and most people remained with a single employer their entire life. But that era is largely over. Today's employee has to be more flexible, spontaneous, and open to ne... Read More

Beamium in the Press

Beamium, previously called Slideflight, has become more and more popular since its foundation in November 2015. More than 160 article in the national and international press have been the reason for this increasing popularity. Furthermore, Beamium... Read More

Fight Stage Fright Before Presentations

Almost anyone who’s ever spoken in front of a large group of people has experienced stage fright. It often sets in several days before the big presentation, stressing you both mentally and physically. Even people who have to make a big impression ... Read More

Low Bandwidth Screen Sharing via your Web Browser

20 years ago it was a dream to communicate with someone live over a screen. A feature in futuristic movies and sci-fi novels. Nowadays over 300 million people use Skype, one of the many applications permitting live screen-sharing solutions. The lo... Read More

Efficient Sales Calls

In either case you are surely familiar with the difficulty of either describing a product or service as a sales person or giving form to the described offer as the potential customer. Countless sales calls fail due to an unclear transmission of th... Read More

Creativity Techniques – Arriving at New Ideas Quickly

There’s more demand for creativity today than ever before. Whether delivering a presentation, publicizing a new product, or making a sales pitch, competition is fierce, and only those who make an impression have a chance at success. However, creat... Read More

How to Increase the Reach of your Presentation

Every time you give a presentation, you will reach a certain number of people. Depending on the context of that presentation, your particular message may attract a lot of attention, albeit only for a certain length of time. Naturally, intereste... Read More

Visual Aid for your Conference Calls

At one end, various employees are listening to what their superior has to report from the other side of the planet. However, no matter how carefully they pay attention, it is hard to keep track of all the numbers, trends and statistics provided. S... Read More

Beamium at the Change Congress 2015

For two days, around 300 high-ranking representatives from well-known organisations met in Düsseldorf for the Change Congress to deal with the topic ‘Lost in Change? Effective Change-strategies in a Dynamic World’. The Change Congress, organised b... Read More

Time Management – Faster, Effective, and Successful

“You can fool everyone else, but you can't fool your own mind.” ― David Allen, Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity, 2002 Regardless of whether you’re preparing for a meeting, coming up with a new concept, or creating a pr... Read More

How Good Storytelling Works

The term ‘storytelling’ is on everyone’s lips today, in marketing, social media strategies and in presentations. Storytelling is exactly what it sounds like: it is the simple act of telling a story. The significance of the term is that, as interes... Read More

Web Conferencing Made Easy

It is no secret that a well-established communication basis is imperative for all successful human interaction. All social structures, from a family to a multinational company, need a clear and simple information exchange in order to enhance coord... Read More

5 Ways to Improve your Productivity with Beamium

Achieving the major quantity of tasks and goals while consuming the least amount of time possible is a must for a successful company or even independent workers. However, since we are not machines, our multi-tasking abilities have certain limits. ... Read More

7 Things to Avoid in a Presentation

Presentations are part of the standard repertoire in many careers – whether this involves presenting to colleagues, customers, or the wider public. Nonetheless, even experienced speakers tend to repeat the same mistakes and fall into the same trap... Read More

5 Tips for Better Speaking

Anyone who has ever spoken in front of an audience knows that there is an art to holding the attention of listeners throughout an entire speech. The rhetoric, the art of speaking, is a discipline that goes back to the age of antiquity. Speakers to... Read More

Giving Powerful Business Presentations

Imagine an important business presentation with managers from different countries. Sending the slides of the presentation beforehand via email would obliterate the element of surprise and the resulting impression. So you decide to choose a screen ... Read More

Empathy: Using Empathetic Communication to Build Success

The concept of empathy continues to play an ever greater role in the world of business, rather than being confined to our personal lives. Showing empathy means displaying and understanding shared feelings with other human beings on an emotional, r... Read More

Investment from Senovo for our Startup

Beamium, formerly named Slideflight, enables lecturers to share their presentation in real-time on the mobile devices of the audience. The vision of the company is to make sharing presentations as simple as possible. The lecturer can publish the p... Read More

Q&A – Five Tips for Successful Group Discussions

After an informative discussion, the next step is generally a group discussion with the audience, where audience members can share any unanswered questions that they may have, express their own opinions on the subject and discuss the concepts rais... Read More

The Future of Digital Communication

The growth of information exchange in the last decades has been jaw dropping. A thousand years ago, Native Americans were sending smoke messages. Five hundred years ago, pigeons with letters were being sent in Europe. A century and a half ago the ... Read More

Beamium at the K&K HR Congress 2015

In November, Beamium partnered up with the K&K HR Congress in Weimar. The annual convention is organised by K&K HR Services GmbH, which belongs to the 7S Group. At the heart of the event were workshops and presentations held by renowned HR... Read More

Structuring Presentations Successfully

Whether it takes twenty minutes or two hours, every presentation needs the right structure to keep the audience enthralled while delivering all the significant information in a way that the audience will remember. From the introduction through to ... Read More

Beamium – An Innovative Education Technology to Engage Students

What if the audience does not understand what I am trying to communicate? 10 o´clock, the presentation starts. The acoustic in the room is deplorable. Some member of the public are sitting so far away, you cannot even recognize their faces, no cha... Read More