Lightning Pro Webinars


Lightning Pro Webinars

Did you know that as many as 50% of virtual teams fail, simply because they don’t understand the skills and challenges of working virtually? In fact, members of virtual teams often feel that virtual communication is less productive than face-to-face interaction, becoming confused and overwhelmed by collaboration technology. But it doesn’t have to be this way! Our Lightning Pro webinars are short, targeted, and laser-focused to address one commonly experienced challenge at a time. The result is easily accessible, instantly applicable skills and knowledge that your team can put into practice immediately to drive sustainable team performance and productivity.

Upcoming webinar: Tips, Tricks & Troubleshooting for Skype for Business

Think you know Skype? Did you know your team can go beyond basic chat and make use of advanced features such as:

• interactive virtual whiteboards with annotations
• virtual polls and private Q&A
• virtual breakout room solutions

If not, then this webinar is for you. Register below to improve the productivity and effectiveness of your team right away!


Duration 45-minutes
Virtual Platform WebEx® Meeting Center
Dates Thursday    October 26, 2017     1:00-1:45 PM EST
Thursday    November 2, 2017   1:00-1:45 PM EST
Retail Price $79.99 each USD

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Upcoming Lightning Pro Webinars

Tips, Tricks & Troubleshooting for Skype for Business

Technology allows us to connect with our virtual team, but all too often we do not use the technology to its fullest capacity.

Why take this webinar?

50% of virtual teams fail due to a lack of understanding of how to work virtually (Gartner Group), and that includes knowing how to leverage the technology at their disposal to its fullest extent. By mastering the basic features of Skype for Business, you can take your team to the next level.

At the end of the session the participants will be able to:

• Identify the best practices for Skype for Business
• Explore the most commonly used features
• Demonstrate how to foster interactivity and collaboration

Advanced Skype for Business

To maximize Skype for Business as the flexible, scalable, collaboration driver that it is, users must be able to leverage the tools available.

Why take this webinar?
This webinar is for teams that are comfortable with the basics of Skype for Business but still struggle with the more advanced features.

At the end of the session the participants will be able to:

• Utilize Skype for Business tools and a wealth of Microsoft integrations already on your desktop to drive interaction, rapid feedback, and effective brainstorming
• Explore a full range of screen share options, voice, IM, and video displays to increase attention, engagement, and interaction in meetings, training programs, and webinars
• Train your team to “run the screen” and experience collaborative editing of a colleague’s file for quick updates and productive meetings


These sessions are targeted towards virtual team leaders and managers who work and lead remote teams.


Leigh Abbott-Leigh has provided training, implementation and producing services to a variety of businesses worldwide seeking to leverage highly skilled talent in both virtual and face-to-face settings.

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Course Name
Session Times
Tips, Tricks & Troubleshooting for Skype for Business
October 26, 2017
1:00-1:45 PM EST
Advanced Skype for Business
November 2, 2017
1:00-1:45 PM EST

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