Head of International Marketing
Charles Kergaravat is head of international marketing at Klaxoon, an award-winning company that is changing the way businesses harness the power of teams with solutions designed to make meetings more efficient and work practices more collaborative. He has conducted multiple studies to measure how new ways of working are affecting and changing work habits at the intersection of people, places, and technology.
How to make your virtual meetings 100% efficient and engaging?March 26, 2021Benjamin Lesage and Martha Cavazos are both part of the Sustainable Ocean Alliance (SOA) team, a nonprofit organization founded in 2014 and based in San Francisco, which develops leaders, cultivates ideas and accelerates solutions to preserve the ocean’s health and sustainability globally. SOA’s programs are aligned with the targets of United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 14, which aims at conserving the ocean and sustainably using marine resources.
How to improve active learning and increase engagement with your online training sessionsMarch 18, 2021Geoffrey Stewart is a Professor of Marketing at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. He is the LEED Center Director and the Moody Companies/BORSF Endowed Chair in Regional Business Development. He has over 15 years’ experience in applied research and MBA course service projects to boost regional economic development initiatives focusing on recovery and resilience within Louisiana communities. In July 2018, his research team received a USDA Rural Development grant to build an economic development strategy for the seafood industry in local parishes on the Acadian Coast. Geoffrey uses Klaxoon in tandem with Microsoft Teams to hold his MBA and undergraduate training sessions remotely and carry out project teamwork with students and external companies.
Ten digital team building activities for activating efficiency for your remote teamFebruary 25, 2021When employees are working remotely, it can be difficult for them to form productive working relationships. Not only can this have a negative effect on your remote team’s productivity and efficacy, it can also reduce employee engagement and satisfaction. In this article, we’ll show you ten of the most effective team building activities for work that can increase morale, cohesion, and focus for your team members. What are digital team building activities? Digital team building activities are games and projects designed to improve the cohesion of your team, all of which can be done remotely. They can be an effective managerial tool, because employees who trust each other (and who feel genuinely involved and invested in a shared project) will be much more productive.
Supercharge your virtual meetings with evidence-based practicesFebruary 18, 2021For companies across all industries, shifting to virtual meetings as a response to the global pandemic was sudden and often chaotic. Instead of reflecting on what worked best, they concentrated on what was working now. Being suddenly virtual in nearly every meeting, often without the tools, the training, or the expertise to optimize for better outcomes for attendees and businesses has had major impacts. Understanding and adjusting to those impacts with the right tools and new ways of working has become a competitive advantage.