How do you deal with silence when you’re facilitating meetings? Do you talk over it, ask others to speak, or just pray for it to be over? 👀
We’ve found that people often ask us to add music to polls because of this exact reason. It’s totally understandable - facilitating meetings is daunting enough on its own, let alone if you are running a hybrid meeting where silence is common.
📌 But fear not, Slido community! Using our recently released typing indicator, participant names in open text polls and open text topics, you can tackle silence head-on and become an even better facilitator.
To find out how to set up and use these features, take a look at our quick tutorial:
📚 For more tips on facilitation and to find out why we will not be adding music to polls, head over to our blog.
How do you feel about facilitating meetings? Have you used any of these features yet? Let us know your thoughts below! 🤗