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How to trash your brand

Conferences that Work

If I could completely avoid flying American Airlines I would. Not because of the airline’s mediocre rankings in on-time arrivals, lost baggage, fees, and customer satisfaction. After all, there are some airlines that are even worse (Spirit, I’m looking at you ).

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5 steps to improve engagement in meetings

Plan Your Meetings

The interview for that new job you’re hoping to get. The coffee date with your personal hero and, hopefully, future mentor. The make-or-break sales demo with that perfect-fit client. The last-ditch attempt to mend a broken partnership.

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5 Free Website Templates for Event Planners

GEVME

Even though the current trends of AI, RFID, face recognition, and live streaming are imposing huge pressure on event professionals, it’s fair to say their lives are much easier today.

2018 170

How to Create a Winning Gamification Strategy: Lessons from IWConnect 2018

Eventmobi

Gamification is one of my favorite features within the EventMobi platform. It allows you to create impactful games that facilitate real life actions. You can virtually create any game to achieve any event goal — it just takes a bit of creativity and know-how.

2018 130

9 Simple Steps to Master Social Media for Events

The Definitive Guide to Social Media Event Marketing

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How to Be More Productive on Event Days

EventMB

This is a sponsored post by GES. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. There’s good reason why the position of event planner is consistently named to the top ten most stressful jobs each year. There are so many moving parts, demands, and unexpected complications that can arise.

2018 173

7 Tips to Keep Your Event Speakers Coming Back

Eventmobi

*The following post has been written by guest blogger, Kristen McCabe, from G2 Crowd. G2 Crowd is the leading website for online business software and service reviews, where Event Mobi ranks as a High Performer on the Summer 2018 Mobile Event Apps Report. Event speakers are essential to a successful event marketing strategy. Event marketing is a powerful strategy for B2C and B2B marketers, and for good reason. Because it gets results.

How to quickly calculate the right event contingency

Gallus Events

Every event comes with an element of risk and some events are of course riskier than others. So how do you ensure that you have the right event contingency in your event budget? This simple process will go along way to ensuring you have accounted for the right level of risk.

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INBOUND 2018: Tips from 15 Veteran Attendees

Bizzabo

INBOUND 2018 is one of the biggest marketing events of the year. We spoke with 15 experienced marketers to glean best practices and tips for getting the most out of this major happening.

2018 75

A Practical Guide to Measuring Event Success

Can you measure event ROI? 3 in 5 marketers can't. Learn how with this free ROI model.

6 Ways to Make Event Check-in Convenient for Your Volunteers

InitLive

First impressions for any event are important, especially when it comes to onboarding volunteers. The first time volunteers step onto your event site, you'll want to make it as easy as possible for them to check in, find out where they need to go, and become a fully-engaged part of your event team.

2018 79

Event Trends: Late 2018 Outlook [Webinar]

EventMB

EventMB is the number one source for the industry when it gets to event trends. Join us for a featured webinar to look at the last portion of 2018. What are the trends impacting event marketing, budgets, event technology, marketing and social media?

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4 Steps to Maximizing Event ROI

G2 Planet

The best events are those that create both memorable experiences for attendees and measurable value for the business

2018 79

Food trends for events - local, healthy and experiential

Eventinterface

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 country.

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

The need for early detection of targeted attacks and data breaches is driving the expansion of new and existing SIEM deployments.

Why Team Building Events Are Important

Endless Events

Team building events are essential if you want better team relations because it is all about the most important asset of your business – your employees. Even the best product or most innovative business plan doesn’t mean anything if there aren’t great people behind it.

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Smart AV partners with HYPERVSN to offer cutting-edge units for hire

Event Industry News

Leading AV technology service provider Smart AV announces key partnership with HYPERVSN to offer units for hire. The AV company has invested in the state-of-the-art HYPERVSN solution to join its extensive fleet of AV and LED for hire.

2018 62

Natural Venues for Unique Events

Event Planning BluePrint

What is it that makes an occasion truly special and exciting? Is it the food? The entertainment? The open bar? Perhaps. The one thing that makes your party, reception, or dinner really spectacular is the place in which it is being held.

2018 62

Your Complete Guide to School Event Ticketing

Brown Paper Tickets

Homecoming or the big game, assembly or the drama club’s production of Romeo and Juliet , it’s almost time to set up fall and winter school events. With school soon in session, your to-do list is miles long, but getting your school event ticketing in order now will save you time later on.

2018 62

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Facial Recognition: The Ticket for Your Next Event

Aventri

Facial recognition technology is no longer a thing of the future. Today, people use facial recognition to tag their friends in photos on Facebook, unlock their smartphones, or pass through airport security.

2018 62

Make Your Conference Memorable With Spiced-Up Keynotes, Engaging Design and Workshops

Endless Events

Creating successful recurring events isn’t only good for brands but also for planners. Maintain your momentum by creating events that stick to your attendee’s minds. To do this, you need to make your conference memorable. Not planning conferences? These tips can apply to almost any event.

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How To Easily Organize An Event Seating Chart

All Seated

Believe it or not, organizing an event seating chart really can be a simple and efficient process! Often thought of as a stressful and time-consuming task, we put together our tips to guide you through how to easily organize an event seating chart. Go Digital.

2018 62

What to Do if You’re About to Plan Your First Event

Eventtia

As a professional with five years of event-planning experience, I can say that even now, if I had to manage an event, I’d be highly stressed and anxious about the outcomes.

2018 62

8 Powerful Tools for Marketing Your Next Event

Bizzabo

Spread the word and drive registrations with these 8 powerful marketing tools to promote events! Featuring examples, tips, and resources for maximizing your event reach. You’ve put in the legwork, made the phone calls, sent out a tidal wave of emails.

2018 68

The Events Expert Interview Series #15: Tracy Fuller

G2 Planet

We've been interviewing expert event professionals in our industry, and sharing their insights, advice, and unique experiences. This week we sat down with Tracy Fuller , the President of InnovativEvents and Event Heroes

2018 56

An Insight into Face Recognition for Events

Hubilo Blog

Technology is a fast-developing field with a few inventions bordering on mind-blowing. The influence of technology is all around us, from the most basic daily tasks to trade and commerce, technology has transformed every possible aspect of life.

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The Great Rig in the Park

Event Industry News

Roger Waters has history with Hyde Park, as a founder of/principal songwriter for Pink Floyd and as a solo artist, but it was Barclaycard presents British Summer Time (BST)’s unique capacity to stretch its production that brought his extraordinary Us + Them turn to town this summer.

2018 65

8 Unique Event Branding Ideas – Because We Want It to Be Epic [Guest Post]

Eventtia

Event Marketing

2018 68

Live From ILEA Live – #EventIcons Episode 126

Endless Events

Today’s episode is near and dear to our heart! We are live from ILEA Live! Joining us today are some of the best and brightest in the industry. As you probably guessed, it’s all about ILEA Live and how to grow as an event prof.

2018 62

How To Efficiently Design A Tabletop

All Seated

Ever wonder if there are specific steps or easy process to follow in order to efficiently design a tabletop? We spoke with Heather Rouffe of Atlas Event Rental to find out! Start With Your Linen!

2018 64

Annoying Air Travelers and How to Not Become One

Smart Meetings

When you’ve got a couple hundred people confined to a plane or an airport terminal, someone is bound to irk others. You don’t want to be that irritating person who gets dirty stares and becomes the subject of whispers.

All Out Beauty continues to shine at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park

Event Industry News

Experiential marketing agency N2O has continued to enhance the festival experience by offering free hairstyles and glitter makeovers courtesy of major beauty brands.

PDQ F&B Success

Caterease

(Pretty Darn Quick) The food and beverage industry isn’t easy. It takes people who have experience and extensive knowledge. Do you want to know the secret to pretty, darn quick food and beverage success? It’s easy! The quick answer is Caterease and here’s why: 1. Management & Reporting Great management is the cornerstone of making. The post PDQ F&B Success appeared first on Caterease. Food & Beverage Success