About Laura Lopez

Laura is one of our contributing authors. She is a Great Lakes native who loves to make handmade gifts, brews a mean cup of Joe, and reads the Chicago Manual of Style for fun.

How To Best Utilize Your Church Volunteers

Get the most out of your volunteer staff for your church’s production. Volunteers are a huge part of church production. They’re the behind-the-scenes unassuming superheros who pull off every weekend service—many, if not all of them, unpaid. Pastors often push for more people to get involved, while those who are already serving, especially in production, cringe at the word “volunteer.” Typically, what comes to mind is sub-par work, creativity, and commitment—and sometimes it’s tough to find people who have any experience in production at all. It can be discouraging to pastors and staff when churchgoers consistently reject the offer [...]

By |2017-02-16T12:56:53+00:00February 13th, 2017|House of Worship, Meetings & Live Events, Our Thoughts|

Thinking Beyond AV for Your Event

From strategy to social media, there are so many ways to make your event great. One of the most common and effective ways to promote and execute an event is by using technology. Just attend any modern-day event and you’ll see the marks of technology all over it. The lights, the cameras, the big screens displaying what most of the room can’t see on the stage—it’s no secret ingredient to a successful event. It’s been said that technology is both a blessing and a curse. While technology can have the most seamless integration of convenience and speed in our [...]

By |2017-02-03T10:38:06+00:00January 30th, 2017|Meetings & Live Events, Our Thoughts|