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13 Tactics For Event Planners To Stay Calm In All Situations

<b>Event planners take pride in appearing unruffled, calm and collected, but this can be super challenging in certain situations. Here are some tactics</b> …

Event Planning

Unlock 25 Productivity Secrets From Tools Eventprofs Use Everyday

<b>There are lots of tools event planners use everyday to stay productive. Here are some tricks to make them even more useful.</b><p>Event professionals have a …

Evernote

17 Amazing Event Lighting Effects

<b>Lighting can transform your event and can be a cost effective way to make an impact. Here are some inspirational event lighting examples that create</b> …

Home Decorating

10 Ways to Get a Fast Response from Your Event Supplier

<b>Is one of your suppliers taking too long to respond? No matter what you do are they ignoring your requests? Here are some ideas to get them to</b> …

Networking

Confessions From a Venue Event Manager

<b>In this new series we present real-life confessions from people working in the event industry. These uncensored, frank insights tell it “like it</b> …

Networking

Hubb: Set Yourself Free from Event Spreadsheets [Review]

<b>Hubb automates complex event workflows and tasks to collect, manage and market content for conferences and trade shows. Here is our review.</b><p>Hubb: What …

Project Management

37 Ways to Spice Up Your Event Social Media

<b>Formal communication is dead. Embrace the newer, more casual ways people on social media communicate, in order to be heard.</b><p>Over the past decade …

Social Media Marketing

The Voice Revolution in Events is Happening Now

<b>Voice activated devices and voice control are fast becoming a part of normal daily life for many people. Is the event industry ready for a revolution</b> …

20 Things Event Planners Want to Say to Attendees but Can't

<b>Don’t you just wish you could say whatever you wanted for a day or so? It could be so glorious to give back a little of what you get each day. Here</b> …

I Don't Care

15 Ideas To Collect Feedback At Events

<b>Feedback is an essential development and improvement tool, but submission rates can be low. Here are 15 ideas to collect it more effectively for your</b> …

6 Ways to Find Clients for Your Event Planning Business

<b>In this new video, we uncover six ways you can find clients for your event planning business.</b><p>The event industry is flush with business these days IF …

18 Scrumptious Canapés and Finger Foods

<b>Get in touch with your inner foodie and have some foodspiration for your next event menu with some of the most delicious canapé and finger food ideas</b> …

Foodies

10 Times Amateurs Tried to Run Events and Failed

<b>Much like brain surgery, event planning is something best left to the professionals. Here are ten stories of times when things went horribly wrong</b> …

Ultra Music Festival

Event Email Templates and Designs that Convert into Attendees

<b>Email marketing is essential in any event planner’s toolkit but what makes a good email? Conversion. Your email must be a workhorse grabbing</b> …

Digital Marketing

How Eventprofs Can Be Better At Multitasking (Even Though You Shouldn’t)

<b>For event professionals, multitasking can be an essential part of the job role. You know that you shouldn’t do it but, when you are juggling multiple</b> …

Productivity

28 Tips For Planning A Corporate Retreat

<b>Regardless of your budget, plan the best corporate retreat to find the perfect combination of fun, team building and work epiphanies.</b><p>Contrary to …

Management

12 Ideas to Help Attendees Manage Information Overload at Events

<b>Protect your attendees from information overload, which can cause mental paralysis and lack of focus. Don’t allow too much of a good thing to ruin</b> …

Productivity

15 Questions You Should NEVER Ask Event Planners

<b>Warning – DO NOT ask event planners these questions. Under ANY circumstances.</b><p><b>You have been warned!</b><p>Event planners are like parents. They’re used to …

75 Ways to Use Event Tech to Save Money

<b>Event technology streamlines operations and by doing so can save event planners and clients lots of money. If you’re looking for ways to save in</b> …

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5 Ways to Get Event Planning Experience

<b>In this new video, we talk about how to get more experience in event planning.</b><p>Being an event planner requires a lot of things: a penchant for …

Event Planning

26 Ideas for a Unicorn Inspired Event Theme

<b>Unicorn themes and inspiration seem to be everywhere at the moment. We delve into why this may be and offer some ideas for event theming to sprinkle</b> …

Unicorns

Plan An Event In These Places Before They Disappear Forever

<b>Add these destinations to the top of your event bucket list as they are disappearing fast and soon you may not be able to have an event there!</b><p>Whether …

Scuba Diving

Google Just Made It Easier To Find Events In Search

<b>Google has announced huge changes to its mobile search results giving priority to events. Goodbye FOMO, hello events!</b><p>Finding events online just got …

Google

The Client is Not Always Right: Confessions from an Event Planning Agency

<b>In this new series we present real-life confessions from people working in the event industry. These uncensored, frank insights tell it “like it</b> …

Networking

When Event Tech Goes Wrong: 5 Solutions from Behind-the-Scenes

<i>This is a sponsored post written by Grace Cheung, Marketing Assistant at QuickMobile</i>. <i>More information about Event Manager Blog’s</i> <i>sponsored posts</i><i>.</i><p><b>As</b> …

Networking

15 Things Venues Have to Do to Attract Event Planners

<b>Do you want to attract more event planners to your space? Here are a few ways to do it based on what they need.</b><p>Competition is fierce for venues, …

Networking

Face Recognition - The End Of Event Feedback Forms?

<b>If you could track the emotions of your attendees in real-time, you wouldn’t need feedback forms. Thanks to face recognition and emotion tracking,</b> …

Machine Perception

The 10 Social Media Campaigns Event Pros Should Run This Year

<b>Take these social media strategies and adapt them in order to give the most value to your audience by telling your unique story.</b><p>Social media …

Marketing

FastBar: Speedy Cashless Payments for Events [Review]

<b>FastBar is an NFC activated, cashless payment system for event bars and merchandise. Here is our review.</b><p>FastBar: What Is It?<p>FastBar is a secure …

Banking

Event Planning: The 6 Skills of Successful Event Planners

<b>In this new video, we talk about the six skills event planners need to be successful.</b><p>What is the secret of successful event planners? How do they …

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