How to Make an Effective Presentation in the Meeting Room

Whatever your philosophy is on making presentations in the meeting room there are some basic tenets that prevail. Here are Five critical points to observe when preparing a presentation. Research - Conduct the necessary research so that your presentation ideas are well adapted to your audience's technical level and needs. Connect your presentation objective/message/idea to the interests of your audience. If possible, when preparing your presentation, gather info on the needs, age, … [Read more...]

Dispel these 6 Meeting Room Myths

1. Everyone has to be present in the meeting room before the session starts A punctual start should be followed with interactive activities that require those in attendance to think about what they bring to the table in the context of the current meeting agenda. Encouraging groups or pairs to talk about certain concerns will yield dynamic results. Beginning with fruitful activities at the outset that set the tone for the meeting will motivate people to be on time. 2. Memos should be read … [Read more...]

How Does the Mobile Professional or Virtual Office User Leverage the ‘Cloud’?

Has anyone ever tried to explain cloud computing to you? Were you left feeling a little, well... cloudy? The best example of cloud computing I can think of is an email service like Gmail or Hotmail.There's nothing to download. All you need is an internet connection and you can start sending emails. The server and software is all on the cloud (internet) and is totally managed by the cloud service provider. All you have to do is use the software and enjoy receiving and sending off those … [Read more...]

Guess Who will be providing Meeting Rooms for the Crew of the Genie Awards in Toronto?

The Rostie Group is proud to be a service provider supporting the crew of the 32nd Genie Awards. Since 1980, the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television has served to unify the country’s film industry by honouring and showcasing outstanding achievements in Canadian cinema with the annual presentation of The Genie Awards. For three decades, the Genies – like the Canadian Film Awards before them – have celebrated and affirmed Canada’s national cinema. Promoting all facets of film, the … [Read more...]