Whether you love them or hate them, virtual conferences are here to stay.
By now, it should be clear to everyone that the world will never fully return to the pre-pandemic past. Companies have discovered that they don’t need to maintain large offices if most of their employees can work from home; universities have recognized that remote learning solves more problems than it creates; conference organizers have accepted that the benefits of virtual events outweigh the drawbacks.
This means that virtual conferences – whether you love them or loathe them – are here to stay.
The painful pivot
I freely admit that I am a live-audience junkie. I prefer to stand up in front of an audience and play to their reactions. I love seeing their smiles and hearing their laughter when I successfully tell a funny story. My preference is so strong that I delayed making the move to virtual conferences until I no longer had a choice.
Oddly, I have been doing online training for ...
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