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3 Online Strategies to Boost Your Event Attendance

Whatever kind of event you are hosting, you need people to attend. This is especially true when the event is open, meaning that you don’t need an invitation to attend, you just need to either buy a ticket or RSVP (depending on the type of event that you are ...

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5 Steps to Get Sponsorship for Your Events

Unless you are a Fortune 500 company, you probably don’t have the budget for a high-scale event. This means you will need sponsors on your side. Of course, getting a sponsor is easier said than done. Why will another company, after all, choose to sponsor your event when they ...

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Food trends for events - local, healthy and experiential

Chicken dinners and cheesecake are unfashionable, especially in event world. Meeting and event planners are now at the forefront of food and beverage trends, providing event attendees with unique gastronomical experiences. Today we share some of the top food and beverage trends shared by planners, venues and caterers around the ...

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The Anatomy of the Perfect Name Badge

For more tips, read Top Tips for Great Event Name Badges.

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Top 3 Tips On How To Choose A Caterer For A Corporate Event

A corporate event is a unique opportunity for a brand to show appreciation to the present clients, and offer a friendly hand towards the new clients, partners, or even employees. The event itself is marked with unmatched sophistication. Whether it’s the fun activities one plan, formal brand introduction speech ...

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7 Top Tips to Manage Temporary Event Staff and Volunteers

Managing event staff is a bit like herding cats. It can be tricky enough to know whether everyone is doing exactly what they are supposed to when you are relying on a loyal team of permanent workers. But throw a few temporary workers and volunteers, a tight schedule, and a ...

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Top Event Planning Tips For Your Next Company Meeting

Anyone in the business of events will know that event planning is a very rewarding but stressful job. There is so much to do, and an extreme amount of detail to keep track of as you plan your company meeting or event. Luckily, today we are sharing top tips you ...

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GDPR Compliance and Your Events. Are you Ready?

On May 25, 2018 the General Data Protection Regulation, or GDPR goes into effect. This regulation in EU law is designed to protect data and the privacy of all individuals within the European Union. It outlines the rules around the export of personal data outside of the EU, giving control ...

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Top tips for meeting planners on working with speakers

Finding speakers for conferences and events can be an arduous task. Are we selecting the right speaker? Is what the speaker charges a fair fee? How do we know if the speaker can deliver the right message for our audience? Is the speaker the right, strategic partner for our conference ...

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6 Steps for a Safe and Effective Crowd Management Strategy

Event organizers have a responsibility to ensure that health and safety risks are properly managed for all attendees, including staff, contractors, volunteers and members of the public. This might not seem like a challenge when walking around your empty venue, but as soon as a crowd starts forming it doesn ...

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5 Great Themes for an Unforgettable Corporate Event

Are you fed up with planning work parties, because it never seems like anyone wants to attend? What’s with everyone being so resistant to a little bit of fun? Well, sure, every office has a couple of grumblers, but have you ever considered that it’s because your events ...

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Top Tips and Best Practices for Managing Event Technology

On this episode of Event TALK, I am speaking with Laura Craven, Event Producer and Director of Communications and Marketing at Imperial Dade about how to select, and manage event technology to meet your organizational and event goals. Listen to host Al Wynant and guest Laura Craven discuss the following ...

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Planning an Event? How to Garner an A-List Guest List

Whether you are planning a networking event, a team building session or even a celebratory occasion, attendees can make or break an event. When it comes to making sure that your event is memorable, for all the right reasons, it’s essential to keep a close eye on your A-list ...

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Why Design Matters When Creating an Event

Events are an excellent way to achieve your business objectives. They are an opportunity to get together a group of people who work alongside you, or whose own professional life is somehow relevant to your own. When you have a new project or initiative to market, creating an event to ...

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5 Cost-Effective Ways to Boost Your Event Profile

When working in the events industry, it is vital that you keep a close eye on your costs. This is the best way to ensure that you don’t go over budget. This is especially important when you are in the early stages of planning an event or conference. If ...

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4 Event Marketing Tips to Optimize Turnout

If planning an event weren’t enough, you also have to worry about marketing the event. Without the proper and appropriate marketing, your event could suffer the worst fate: poor turnout. Don’t let your great event go to waste. Instead, use our quick guide to market your event so ...

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4 Plus Ways to Combat Event Transportation Challenges

One of the biggest challenges for corporate meeting planners is keeping attendees moving and on-schedule when there is a major event at a destination, or if they are part of a major event themselves. While some destinations handle event transportation logistics around major events better than others, there are times ...

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5 Tips for Arranging a Successful Event for Children

They say that you should never work with children or animals. However, in the events industry, that just isn’t possible. In fact, planning parties for children is an important part of working in events. If you are an incredibly creative person, an event for children is the perfect opportunity ...

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4 Insider Tips on How to Make Your Event Successful

No good marketer shies away from live events. On the contrary, a professionally executed event is often a staple of the successful marketing strategy that turns heads, signs on new clients, helps forge business partnerships, and solidifies brand recognition and loyalty. A well-crafted live event takes meticulous planning and strong ...

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How to Broaden the International Appeal of Your Event Planning Business

After achieving much success with a local customer base, many event planning and small businesses often decide to take the next big step by expanding internationally. Yet, it is essential not to rush in when moving from a domestic to an international market. We are therefore offering some helpful tips ...

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