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Event Tech of the Week: @AmpYourGood

Today, we’re talking about <b>Amp Your Good</b><p><b>Company/Tool Name: Amp Your Good, LLC</b> <b><br>Website:</b> AmpYourGood.com<b>Twitter</b>: https://twitter.com/AmpYourGood<b>Facebook:</b> …

There’s More to Event Technology than Social Media @GENIECONNECT

<b>Social media is not the only benchmark for an attendee’s engagement with your event.</b><p>Here at <b>GenieConnect</b>, we’re quietly proud of the way that we’ve …

Why data is an event planner’s best friend by @PYMLive

“Thank you,” an attendee whispered to me on her way out of PYM LIVE Austin last week, “I’ve never been able to eat dinner at an event before.”<p>She has …

We Pinned It: 4th of July Celebrations!

<b>Blue Denim Do Over:</b> <br>From the Wild West days to today, denim jeans have earned the right to be called our national uniform. So to honor that, blast …

Keep Your Promises and Other Must-Read Business Tips

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>A roundup of the best tips of the week from Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>Entrepreneurs are known for making grand statements and inspiring other people with their visions of what is possible. But it's one thing to be a visionary and another …

Employment

8 Tips for Successful Business Development

<i>This post originally appeared on the American Express OPEN Forum, where Mashable regularly contributes articles about leveraging social media and</i> …

Work smarter not longer when running your own business

If you want to work fewer hours, running your own business probably isn't the wisest option. According to a survey by call-handling service provider Penelope, micro-business owners work an average of 52 hours a week – significantly more than the UK average of 37.<p>But it seems that an inefficient use …

Twitter list: 10 top business and development tweeters

Business and poverty may not seem the easiest of bedfellows. But as the 2015 expiry date for the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) fast approaches, and extreme poverty remains a serious problem, business must be part of the mix to boost the prosperity of the poorest communities.<p>To mark the launch …

9 Books on Entrepreneurship Everybody Must Read

Sometimes the biggest hurdle keeping folks from starting a business is the first step. And it’s a big one for anyone. But it’s usually the fear of …

Entrepreneurship and Women: How We Can and Should Make "Female" an Unnecessary Adjective

Every business publication I pick up these days seems to feature stories about discrimination against women in the technology world. I have even been on the receiving end of this high profile press with a recent female entrepreneur spotlight piece in the the <i>New York Times</i>. The article was …

Cision

Database<p>Find and connect with the right influencers for your audience.<p>Distribution<p>Impact customer behavior by gaining earned media visibility with …

Event Promotion & Event Ticketing Articles

April 20, 2018<p>The EU General Data Protection Regulation – What compliance means for Yapsody?<p>Overview May 25, 2018 will bring about a mandatory …

10 Awesome Email Management Tools

What’s your favorite email management tool and why?<p>The following answers are provided by the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only …

11 Top Hacks to Enhance User Engagement on Your Blog - Jeffbullas's Blog

Most people with a blog or a product website are very keen to get traffic. Traffic from social media, search engines like Google, referrals – you …

Hustling on a Side Business? How to Find the Time.

4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many dream of the day when they can quit their day job and jump into building their business. Unfortunately, businesses take time to become profitable. Before taking the plunge, I encourage aspiring entrepreneurs to keep their …

Small Business

Social Media Marketing: The Ultimate Guide (2017 Edition)

Perhaps one of the biggest human flaws is that we tend to be a bit impatient.<p>We speed date, eat fast food, use emojis instead of words, pay for …

Data is Like Water, It Needs to Flow Throughout Your Pipes! by @etouches

Do you realize that in old times people used to carry water in a jar collected from a river or a well? Today now you just have to turn the tap and it …

I LOVE Boring Conferences… Said No One Ever!

<b>I LOVE boring conferences!!!</b> ….said no one ever! If you’re a corporate or independent event planner that also detests boring events and craves the …

Why Vendors Can Make or Break Your Event

<i>This excerpt is part of Entrepreneur.com's Second-Quarter Startup Kit which explores the fundamentals of starting up in a wide range of industries.</i><p><i>In Start Your Own Event Planning Business, the staff at Entrepreneur Press and writer Cheryl Kimball explain how you can get started in the event</i> …

Weddings

Avoid These Corporate Event Planning Pitfalls to Create an Eye-Popping Event

When our parents were starting their careers, "event planner" wasn't even a job. Even 20 years ago, the perception of an event planner was someone who tasted wedding food choices and decided whether yellow lilies can go with pink roses (debatable).<p>Now, lots of companies have event planners on speed …

Apple said to be planning October event to unveil wearable device

Apple is said to be planning a "tentative" October event to show off its wearable device. That's according to <i>Recode</i>, which says the unit will make use of HealthKit, something Apple unveiled earlier this week at its annual developer conference. That system tracks all sorts of health data from apps …

Event Planning Tips for Small Businesses

I recently chatted with Liz King, the socially-charged CEO of New York City-based Liz King Events, to get her thoughts about what’s up-and-coming in …

Event tips, tricks, and resources.

17 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE Planning a Sustainable Event

Join over 60,000 subscribers that use EventMB to stay on top of How to's, Trends & Event Technology.<p>Editor, <b>Julius Solaris</b><p>Working at the intersection …

Sustainability

Contracts Checklist: 5 Essential Details Event Professionals Should Never Forget

Event and meeting professionals may fuss intently over every last decor and logistical detail, but a contract full of holes could doom an otherwise …