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Wellness in the Events Industry

How to Deliver Amazing Events Without Compromising Your Well-Being?<p>In recent years, instead of just accepting the fact that the events industry will …

Work-life Balance

The Art of Newsjacking and How to Make It Work for Your Events

Give someone a current news story, cleverly mix it into your marketing strategy and voila, this form of inbound marketing and ‘success by …

Marketing

How to Land Larger Donations at Your Fundraising Events

5 Tips for Raising Big Money at Your Next Event<p><b>Know it’s about more than an event.</b> An event is a handful of hours. If you want to be uber successful …

Networking

Events: The Ultimate FOMO Generator

How to Harness the Power of FOMO in Events<p>In this video, we’re going to talk about how to harness the power of FOMO to engage future attendees by …

Networking

69 Proven Ways to Find New Clients for your Events Business

69 Ways to Get New Clients Based on Personality<p>Here are 69 ideas to get more event clients without breaking the bank. We’ve even organized them into …

Networking

19 More Mini Sweets and Desserts

<b>Lavender Financier</b><p>These mini French cakes are fairly popular and are also known as almond cakes because they use ground or almond flour to give them …

Dessert

Everything You Need to Know About Winning Vendor Inquiries

Are you struggling with all the moving parts behind making multiple vendor inquiries for your events? Here are the things that you need to cover to …

Weddings

Tech That Will Interest Event Planners from the Apple Launch

<b>iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus</b><p>In similar appearance to its predecessor, the iPhone 7, the iPhone 8 comes in two versions: a standard 4.7-inch model and a …

Augmented Reality

How to Get Your Event Clients to Think Bigger

What Stops People From Thinking Big?<p>Helping your clients overcome their fears may be the first step to helping them think bigger. Most people who …

Self-improvement

How This Event App Ensured Adoption By 88% of Attendees [Case Study]

<b>The Event</b><p>The Xperience Conference is aimed at association professionals and the most recent event took place at the Walt Disney World Swan and …

Networking

Venue Contract Negotiations: A Primer for Eventprofs

Types of Venue Contract Negotiations<p>There are a few types of venue contracts and ways of negotiating them. For the purposes of this article, we’ve …

Hospitality

17 Ways to Deliver VIP Experiences [Webinar]

Join Tahira Endean, a curious event producer, passionate about intentional event design and the integration of now ubiquitous technology to enhance …

Webinars

5 Ways Event Planners Can Get More from Networking

5 Ideas to Boost Networking<p>Networking – love it or hate it – can be an important skill for event planners. But how can you get the most out of it and …

Networking

Things Event Planners Have Done But Don't Talk About

Put Out the Good Stuff First<p>Any party planner knows it’s important to make a good first impression. If you’ve ever worried you didn’t have enough to …

Networking

Design-Driven Project Management for Event Planners

5 Basics of Effective Design-Driven Project Management for Event Planners<p>Develop a complete understanding of the event and all of its components.<br>• Set …

Project Management

25 Fun, Fresh Ideas to Step Up Your Trade Show Game

Trade shows needn’t be all business. The trade show portion of your event is likely a large portion of your revenue. It’s time to level up your trade …

Flash Mob

19 Creative Event Signage Ideas

<b>Floating Signage</b><p>If you have this option available, make use of pools, fountains and water features by providing floating signage. You can opt for …

Graphic Design

Rumors: Apple backtracks on Appageddon

Here is a summary of the latest and mostly unconfirmed events that lead to a growing preoccupation over the future of white label event apps.<p>– We got …

App Store

How a Quality Caterer Can Elevate Your Event

Why Is It Important to Find a Good Caterer?<p>This question is almost a no brainer. Of course, your caterer provides the food and will be a large part …

Weddings

How Artificial Intelligence is Changing Events

Why You Should Consider AI For Your Events<p>Today there is a lot of talk in the event industry about Artificial Intelligence. Find out how artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

35 Event Buzzwords that Nobody Likes

There’s something killing intelligent conversation these days. And the irony behind it is that people think using these words makes them sound more …

Networking

Arlo: Professional Training and Event Management Software [Review]

Arlo: What Is It?<p>Arlo is an online solution specializing in training and recurring events, on and offline. It automates manual processes and routine …

Event Planning

The Power of Group Interaction in Winning Events

Reasons People Don’t Interact<p>Understanding why a group doesn’t interact is important to turning it all around. Here are some of the most common …

Introverts

Guerilla Marketing for Events. 15 Brands We Can Learn From

15 Awesome Examples of Guerilla Marketing<p>Guerilla marketing takes on many forms but the basic idea behind it is grassroots efforts that make an …

Marketing

How Expectations Management Can Break or Make Your Event

Why Bother With Setting Expectations?<p>Setting expectations in a formal way is time-consuming. Let’s be honest. There’s no quick way to ensure everyone …

Management

Early Bird Registration for Events: Why Bother?

What is an Early Bird Event Discount?<p>An Early Bird discount is often offered before the traditional full registration fee comes into effect. It’s …

Networking

How to Design an Event Flyer That Gets Attention

How to Design an Event Flyer that Gets Noticed<p><b>Compile your event information.</b> If you’re heading up the event, it’s possible to be too close to it. …

Graphic Design

The 25 Most Popular Event Pins On Pinterest

<b>What Makes A Pin Popular?</b><p><i>The Image</i> – Whether the image itself is offering value i.e. infographics, a cover image for an in depth article or a …

Social Media Marketing

An Event Planner's Guide to Engaging Room Layouts

<b>Choosing The Best Seating Arrangement</b><p>When deciding on the best room layout and seating arrangements there are a number of factors to take into …

Networking

Confessions of an Event Supplier

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

Weddings