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30 Crazy Event Pictures Shared On Instagram

<b>Take a look through these crazy event pictures on Instagram that will wow you and set the bar for your next event.</b><p>Instagram is a wealth of …

14 Things Venue Staff Expect from Event Planners

<b>Are you working with a new venue and want to ensure everything flows as smoothly as possible? Then you should know what they are expecting from you.</b> …

Wedding Planning

Pay Per View VR - A New Revenue Stream For Events

<b>NCAA March Madness is coming back to virtual reality (VR) for Samsung Gear VR viewers and this time, it’s pay per view.</b><p>If you’re a basketball fan and …

Virtual Reality

11 Ways to Avoid Phone Calls and Still Be Successful

<b>Ever wish you didn’t have to put up with annoying phone call interruptions and making cold calls? It is possible. Here are some suggestions on how</b> …

Productivity

Event Invitations: A Modern Day Guide

<b>Event invitations offer so many options nowadays. From traditional paper invitations, to digital evites, it is hard to know which is right for your</b> …

Wedding Planning

10 Times You Failed Your Attendees

<b>Steve Jobs and many other entrepreneurs have endorsed the benefits of failure. Failure when innovating spurs ideas. Failure in doing these things as</b> …

Networking

The New Event App Bible is Out!

<b>2017 is a pivotal year for event apps. Grab your free copy of the Event App Bible now and find out how new event apps and chatbots are innovating the</b> …

Apps

The Harsh Realities of Being An Event Planner

<b>In this new video, we talk about the dark side of working in the event industry.</b><p>No job is below a great event planner, and if you want to have a …

Twitter

Neuromarketing - And How Event Planners Can Use It For Events

<b>Ever wish you had a magic ability to convince people to buy tickets to your event? If only everything you said or created could immediately win</b> …

Marketing

The Ultimate Guide to Planning a Conference Panel Discussion

<b>Panel discussions are a popular part of many conferences but there are lots of things to consider to ensure a successful session. Break away from the</b> …

10 Ways to Bring More Tech to Low Budget Events

<b>Are you trying to figure out how to incorporate more event technology on a small budget? We have some ideas to help.</b><p>Everybody loves tech, right? You …

Small Business

SXSW Without Uber And Lyft Is a Lesson In Event Planning

<b>Imagine a monster event that takes place in multiple locations around a big city but not enough transport to get attendees from place-to-place. No</b> …

Want to Plan Better Events? Make Yourself Uncomfortable

Do you want to innovate and grow as an event professional? Do you want to plan better events? If so, it’s time to get uncomfortable. The magic begins …

Self-improvement

How Technology Delivered Success for ibtm Arabia [Case Study]

This is a case study from Grant Morgan, Senior Marketing Manager at Poken. More information about Event Manager Blog’s case studies. All event …

Networking

Is Google Uptime The Next Big Thing in Live Event Broadcast?

<b>A Google-funded startup just released a YouTube video party app called “Uptime” that could be the beginning of something very useful for …

Google

8 Tips To Get More Referrals for Your Event Business

<b>If your event business is new or struggling, the easiest and least expensive way to grow it is through referral marketing, but how do you get happy</b> …

Small Business

10 Old Event Tactics It's Time to Ditch

<b>Event professionals need to stay on top of current trends. Not doing so can place their client list in jeopardy. Are you doing any of these 10</b> …

Networking

7 Ways Amazon Wants To Innovate the Music Festival Experience

<b>Amazon is hiring a Senior Program Manager, Music to “dramatically improve” the music festival experience for fans.</b><p>In a job posting on its own job …

10 Unlikely Places to Derive Creative Inspiration for Your Events

<b>Do you wish you could bring more creative approaches to your events with greater consistency? Stop thinking that creativity is a mystical beast and</b> …

Creativity

15 Behaviours To Make You An Unstoppable Eventprof

<b>Eventprofs earn their reputation by being exceptional at what they do. Here are the behaviors you should adopt in order to be unstoppable in the</b> …

Success

35 Great Table Plan Ideas

Here are 35 original table plan ideas with fun, unique and quirky ways to let people know where they are seated at your event. For events that …

Home Decorating

Recent Data Highlights Free Hotel WiFi As A Necessity Not A Luxury

Free hotel WiFi isn’t a luxury anymore. It’s the very least a hotel can do to meet guest expectations. Recent data points to WiFi being one of the …

Hotels

15 Body Language Secrets Every Eventprof Should Pick Up On

Event planning is a people facing role and empathy and reading unspoken cues from attendees, clients, and your event team, can set you apart. Here …

Body Language

3 Hotels Using Artificial Intelligence To Improve Guest Experience

<b>The age of AI is here and it’s coming to a hotel near you soon. The AI concierge is the new best friend of travelers and hoteliers alike.</b><p>Artificial …

Hotels

10 Venues that Put Event Planners First

<b>Are you tired of all the battles you fight on an event planning stage? The venue you select can decrease your stresses in the same way a good team</b> …

Los Cabos

9 Ways to Save Money on Event AV

<i>This is a sponsored post by Meeting Tomorrow. More information about Event Manager Blog’s</i> <i>sponsored posts</i><i>.</i><p><b>Good AV is essential to your meeting success</b> …

Networking

Event Management Students - 8 Insider Tips

<b>Officially breaking into the professional world of Event Management can be an extremely exciting time in your life. As a former Event Management</b> …

Networking

50 Pro Tips to Reduce Event Non Attendance

<b>No shows and non-attendance are one of the biggest frustrations for event planners. This mega list of 50 tips will help to boost numbers and avoid</b> …

Networking

How The New Travel Ban Will Affect Meetings And Events

We take a look at the new travel ban, what’s changed, what hasn’t and how it will affect meetings and events. The latest iteration of the travel ban, …

Islamophobia

11 Ways to Make an Impact at your Event Entrance

Give your event the wow factor as soon as attendees walk in the door with these ideas, tips and tricks to making a great first impression. Your event …

Networking