We may want to slow down and start to enjoy the holiday season, but that may not necessarily be our reality. The webinars included here include a range of topics designed to help you do business better. From managing your paper documents and records, to implementing social media practices, to getting people to sign up for your newsletter -- there's a little something for all.

Content Management

Automated Document and Data Capture: Why Your Company Shouldn’t Be Without It
Vendor: AnyDoc Software
Description: Sounds a little dry, but something you need to know if you have tons of paper and you want to get it into your CMS. Learn about document capture and scan technology and how it can save you time and money.
Date: December 11, 2008 2pm EST (1 hour)

State of Electronic Records Management (ERM): 2009 and Beyond
Vendor: AIIM
Description: What are the trends developing regarding the state of records management? The need is not just limited to paper documents, but to all electronic information, email included. There's been a lot of talk about how organizations aren't doing Records Management well. This webinar may help you get the advice you need to get started down the right path.
Date: December 17, 2008 2PM EST (1 hour)

Cut CMS Costs. Increase Revenue
Vendor: Clickability
Description: So you've heard about these SaaS-based Web CMS guys, but you still don't know if SaaS content management is the way to go, let alone go it with them. Attend this webinar and get reasons from CEO John Girard himself on how Clickability's new Web Media Platform can help you reduce costs, boost productivity and increase innovation.
Date: December 16, 2008 2PM EST (1 hour)

Social Media

Quantify Corp Comm with Social Computing & RSS Reporting
Vendor: NewsGator
Description: NewsGator says that social computing and RSS can not only help you communicate within your organization, but can also help you track delivery and quantify interactions with different types of communication. This webinar will tell you the best ways to use social networking and how to effectively use reporting features of this medium.
Date: December 10, 2008 2PM EST (1 hour)

10 Secrets to Social Media Marketing
Vendor: Awareness
Description: Paul Gillan, author of The Secrets of Social Media Marketing, joins Awareness for this webinar that is designed to give you all the tips you need to use Social Media in your Marketing Strategy. The ten secrets come from his book. He will also provide step by step advice on putting these tips to work. And if you are lucky and one of the first 50 to register, you'll get a copy of the book.
Date: January 13, 2008 2PM EST (1 hour)


Designing for Sign-up
Vendor: User Interface Engineering
Description: Having trouble designing that sign up form for your newsletter? Joshua Porter, author of Designing for the Social Web will explain why it's so hard to get people to sign up even when they like you or your product. Then he will provide you with the techniques needed to get those people on board such as Creating Immediate Engagement, Providing Levels of Description and Leveraging Social Influence. This is virtual seminar may be the ticket needed to get people registering. Only you can decide if the registration fee sounds worth it.
Date: December 11, 2008 1:30PM EST (90 minutes)
Cost: US$129.00