Ascendant Design
and Training, LLC


Tools of Engagement for Virtual Meetings

A one-hour webinar that showcases tools participants can use to drive engagement in virtual meetings.

Project Type:Webinar
Client:Wyoming SBDC
Project Completed:Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Project Links: Webinar recording (Requires free registration)
Project Description

This webinar, offered as part of the SBDC's CARES Act program, introduced five types of tools participants could use to create more effective online meetings.

Each segment on chat, virtual whiteboards, polls, breakout rooms, and surveys included ideal use cases, how to avoid potential pitfalls, and platforms or third-party services that support the tool.

Attendees were encouraged to participate via a poll and open-ended questions.

Tasks Performed

Researched new and emerging tools for virtual meetings; researched most common tool offerings and their features; designed the slide deck in PowerPoint; drafted engagement questions; created handouts; presented the webinar via GoToWebinar.


A total of 59 people registered for the webinar.

Of those who attended, several had follow-up questions about features of the tools mentioned and how they could be best applied.