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Time to Focus! 7 Tips To Crush It At Your Upcoming Event

<b>Are you stressed about an upcoming event? Is time moving way too quickly? We can’t help you slow down time but with these organization and time</b> …

Time Management

25 Eye Catching Conference Stage Sets and Backdrops

<b>Looking for inspiration for your next stage set? Here are a selection of conference sets and backdrops, to suit all event budgets.</b><p>If your conference …

What You See vs What Eventprofs See

<b>Ever get the feeling that you see the world differently as an event planner to the rest of the world? Here is a peek into these very different</b> …

Networking

12 Ways Eventprofs Can Stop Meeting Overload

<b>Meetings, while helpful, can be a massive drain on time and resources and not always the most productive use of your time. For the busy eventprof</b> …

Productivity

12 Ways to Use AV and Technology to Drive Event Sponsorship

<i>This is a sponsored post by</i> <i>Meeting Tomorrow</i><i>. More information about Event Manager Blog’s</i> <i>sponsored posts</i><i>.</i><p><b>Being creative with AV and technology can</b> …

Marketing

Are #Eventprofs Ready For The VR Tipping Point?

<b>With the current crop of VR devices</b> are <b>exceeding consumer expectations, adoption is on the rise. This could be the VR tipping point.</b><p>According to a …

Virtual Reality

The Event Planners Ultimate Guide to Sales And Prospecting

<b>Here are the best tactics and techniques for generating leads, prospecting and creating sales within the event industry.</b><p>Generating business is vital …

How Event Planners Stretch their Dollars

<b>In this new video, we talk about how event planners can stretch their dollars and make them go further.</b><p>Event planners control the cash. Knowing the …

Yoga

13 Reasons Why Every Kid Should Become an Event Planner

From the moment a child is born, parents fantasize about what career their offspring will eventually hold. Is event planner on your top ten wish …

Parenting

25 Event Themes That Ooze Style

Admire or get inspired by some of these new and classic event themes that have a stylish twist. An event theme is the central idea upon which the …

Interior Design

9 Fears That Make Events Fail

<b>Identify and overcome the fears that are holding you back from being a more successful event professional.</b><p>Fear exists, there’s no point pretending it …

20 Tips to Plan Your Event at MGM Resorts

<b>Are you looking for a venue that can meet your creative ideas and address your capacity? MGM Resorts properties are certainly worth investigating.</b> …

Las Vegas

Event Content Curation: World-Class Tips from a TEDx-pert

<i>This is a sponsored post written by Miranda Carter, Director of Marketing at</i> <i>etouches</i> <i>Asia Pacific. More information about Event Manager Blog’s</i></i> …

Public Speaking

Why Complaining Doesn't Get You Anywhere in Events

<b>“Why complain? It’s not going to do any good.” While that’s true of most professions, it’s triply true of event planning. Plus, it could mean bad</b> …

Self-improvement

Eventbaxx: Digital Swag Bags for Events [Review]

<b>Eventbaxx is a digital software to replace traditional event goody bags. Here is our review.</b><p><b>Eventbaxx: What Is It?</b><p>Eventbaxx is a modern day swag bag …

Digital Marketing

5 Event Destinations Nailing It With Drone Video

<b>Destinations are ever upping the ante when it comes to making them look good on video. Thanks to drone video, event destinations are looking better</b> …

Drones

Because You're Worth it. How To Charge More For Your Event Planning Services

<b>Are you struggling to make ends meet or do you need to increase fees in your event planning business because you haven’t done so in years? If so,</b> …

Small Business

What a Non Professional Event Planner Can Teach Eventprofs

<b>Sometimes event planners can learn a lot from those that haven’t had a formal event education and training. Here are seven important things</b> …

Networking

The Essential Motivational Playlist For Eventprofs

<b>It doesn’t matter whether you’re the CEO, event manager, event intern or the coffee maker, music affects us all and we have just the playlist to</b> …

Music

25 Amazing Event Floral Displays

<b>Intricate floral displays can make bold statements at events. Here are some of the best examples of flower arrangements taken to the next …

Flowers

20 Tips to Get Attendees to Open your Emails

<b>Sending powerful emails is one thing, but here are 20 of the top ways to get your audience to actually open and read them.</b><p>Emails can be used for …

Digital Marketing

The Secret Formula Of Successful Hybrid Meetings [Case Study]

<i>This is a case study sponsored by Austria Center Vienna. More information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies.</i><p><b>When planning a large event,</b> …

Austria

Is Your Event Changing the World?

<b>Are you running an event or are you changing the world?</b><p>When I started this blog, ten years ago this month, I was upset. I was furious because the …

Networking

30 #Eventtech Startups To Watch This Spring

<b>It’s that time of the year again when we bring you the freshest startups bringing innovation to the event industry. Check them out.</b><p>Eventtech never …

Networking

12 Things Only Eventprofs Understand

<b>No one understands eventprofs like other eventprofs. The following twelve truths may seem weird to those in other industries but they’re our …

Santa Claus

100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas

<b>We have all worked on events with a great vision but no budget to match. Here are 100 ideas to help you create an amazing event that cost next to</b> …

Digital Marketing

5 Times Event Tech Saved My Event

<b>In this new video, we talk about 5 times technology saved events.</b><p>Event technology is one of the most exciting things that ever happened to the event …

Twitter

Why The 5-hour Rule Can Make You A Better Eventprof

<b>Setting time aside for learning can not only broaden your horizons but also boost your eventprof career and open a realm of opportunities. Here’s how</b> …

Productivity

10 Phrases that Make You Sound Like a Noob Eventprof

<b>Instilling confidence in your work and abilities is one of the best things you can do for your career. If you’re using any of the following phrases,</b> …

Body Language

5 Destinations Innovating With 360º Video

<b>Immerse yourself in these five stunning 360º video event destination tours.</b><p>Choosing the right destination for an event is essential but getting all …

Travel