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  • Most Visited Museums How Some of the Most Visited Museums Use People Counters to their Advantage November 1, 2017 by Chris Wadsworth While some of the country’s most-visited museums might be best known for the dazzling treasures within their four walls, they also have something else in common. In addition to organizing top-notch exhibitions, institutions ranging from New York City’s Metropolitan Museum of Art to the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles and the Carnegie Museums… Read more
  • How Counting People Can Help with Your Program Funding Proposal September 21, 2016 by Chris Wadsworth Getting your programs funded can seem like an uphill battle. Decision-makers have myriad proposals to review, and making your pitch stand out can be quite the challenge. But did you know that you can leverage people counting technology to benefit your program funding proposal? Learn how to make traffic counters work for you. Highlight Your… Read more
  • Four Reasons Why People Counting is Critical for Visitor Centers September 10, 2015 by Chris Wadsworth The operational aspects of the visitor centers at parks and historic sites are easy to take for granted. But first impressions are as important for places as they are for people, and the welcome provided by a well-run visitor center can set the tone for people’s enjoyment of a site and its attractions. People counting… Read more
  • 4 Ways Visitor Centers Can Benefit from Traffic Counting November 11, 2014 by Chris Wadsworth Historical landmarks are commonly marked by visitor centers. Many tourists take these visitor centers for granted. However, due to tightening budgets, it can be difficult to upkeep and staff them appropriately. Traffic counting could be the solution that you may be looking for in regards to reporting and tracking historical trends. Often visitor centers are… Read more
  • Will Universities and Retailers Start Joining Forces to Stay Afloat? April 15, 2014 by Chris Wadsworth When we were in high school, applying to college was a rite of passage. Seniors would apply to two- or four-year schools and then wait for the mail every day, in anticipation of the thick envelopes that signified acceptance. Today, more high school graduates are starting to choose alternate paths. In fact, NBC News recently… Read more
  • University budgets tight, tuition high in 2014 January 29, 2014 by Chris Wadsworth State governors are beginning to unveil their budget plans for 2014. Although things are looking up from last year for higher education budgets, universities are still expressing concern about their ability to provide for their students. California Earlier this month, California Governor Jerry Brown announced that his budget plan would include a $142 million increase… Read more
  • 5 Ways for Your Nonprofit to Use Visual Content on Social Media November 6, 2013 by Chris Wadsworth By now, most nonprofits know that social media smarts are a must for marketing. What some of them don’t know is how to use social media to its fullest potential: visual content. It’s a fact that visual content drives engagement. According to Zabisco, 40 percent of people will respond better to visual information than plain… Read more
  • How to Use a People Counting System to Justify Your Requests October 2, 2013 by Chris Wadsworth People counting technology is crucial for justifying requests because it answers questions that a POS system cannot. This is especially true in the case of nonprofit organizations and learning facilities like public libraries, museums and university centers. People counting data provides insight into the amount of people being serviced by these facilities and the amount… Read more
  • How People Counters Can Improve Museum Experience September 27, 2013 by Chris Wadsworth Museums vary from one to another. Some value education over conservation. Some value conservation over education. Museums that favor conservation are more inclined to show preserved artifacts and antiques, sparking visitor interest with an accurate portrayal of the past. More educational museums may be more inclined to show videos, introduce guest speakers and include interactive… Read more
  • Thermal Sensors: How Your Building Can Go Green July 1, 2013 by Chris Wadsworth Green businesses benefit both the environment and their employees. They promote a healthy lifestyle and a sustainable future for anybody who steps foot in their building. And they save some money in the process. General Electric and Walmart, for example, have been going green since 2005. By 2011, GE was able to sell $70 billion… Read more