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The Fantastic, Super-Sized, Research Proven Benefits Of Curiosity

Velvet Chainsaw

The future belongs to the curious! Curiosity is the key to success both now and in the future. When curiosity is combined with passion, aspiration and accomplishment it creates a winning formula resulting in achievement.

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How Trade Shows Can Use Beacon to Woo Attendees


From designing the best custom or modular exhibition stands to offering the most exciting or innovative exhibition services, event organisers and marketing professionals focus a lot of their energy on trying to impress trade show attendees.

Star Struck: Identifying Your Conference North Star

Velvet Chainsaw

For centuries, explorers and those sailing the sea have relied on the North Star, or Polaris , to navigate. Long before the advent of the GPS, the North Star provided a distinctive visible position to true north.

3 Tips to Increase Pre-Event Attendee Engagement


I think it’s safe to say that you can have the best event app of all time, but it’s next to useless if no one uses it. In this blog post, I’m going to share a few ideas for promoting your event app so that you maximize your pre-event attendee engagement.

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9 Simple Steps to Master Social Media for Events

The Definitive Guide to Social Media Event Marketing

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3 Tips for Creating Unforgettable Employee Events


If you read about EventMobi’s Great Hall Ball holiday party last December, you would undoubtedly know and come to expect some pretty over-the-top and extravagant employee events from EventMobi.

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Three ways to create truly surprising meetings

Conferences that Work

CoffeeGate One sunny morning in 2105, two hundred of us arrived for the opening breakfast at a Canadian conference to discover There Was No Coffee. The young first-time volunteer staff had forgotten to brew it. Three days later, people were still grumbling about CoffeeGate. I’ll bet that even today, if you asked attendees what they remembered about the event, most would immediately recall the There Was No Coffee moment. A memorable moment, yes, but not a good one.

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Meeting in Calgary: 20 Inspiring Examples of Team-Building Activities


This is a sponsored post by Meetings + Conventions Calgary. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts.

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Your Two Cents on Virtual Events

Velvet Chainsaw

Improving digital learning and amplifying conference content to a larger audience is a high priority for most conference organizers.

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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.

Corporate Event Catering Ideas


Good food makes for a good mood. This rule works not only for your daily routine, when all you need is a warm pizza box on your lap but also at corporate meetings and conferences. If you can impress your guests with an excellent menu, the chances are you can set a positive vibe for the whole event.

Why Adding Local Flavor to an Event is the Best Way to Wow Attendees

Endless Events

As an event planner, the last thing you want your attendees to feel is that your event could have been held in any city in the world, and they wouldn’t have noticed any difference. After all, every city has quality hotels, so what else can you offer?

RHS Chatsworth Flower Show 2018 – Major new contract for EFS Europe

Event Industry News

Event Flooring Solutions were commissioned by the Royal Horticultural Society to provide temporary event flooring for this year’s event at the prestigious Chatsworth House.

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Boost Your Association’s Membership Value Through Your Event App


This is a sponsored post written by Jelmer van Ast, CEO and founder of Conference Compass. In 2017, people spent nearly 3 hours per day on their mobile phones. And 85% of the time spent on phones was spent in apps, not in the browser! source: eMarketer) It is therefore no longer enough to offer […]. The post Boost Your Association’s Membership Value Through Your Event App by Conference Compass appeared first on [link].

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.

Gladstone Hotel: How Art Benefits Business

All Seated

We love to learn about the hotels and venues in our industry! We spoke with the team at The Gladstone Hotel in Toronto recently to gain insight into their history and events, as well as how art benefits their business.

Corporate Event Agenda Samples


From the length of the session to “Who’s the next speaker?”, there are lots of questions that your corporate event guests expect to be answered in the event agenda. By guiding attendees through event experiences, you minimise the chance that someone will miss an important session or will arrive late.

Planning a Safe Event: Back to Basics

Endless Events

Although planning a safe event has always been part of the event industry, it’s at the forefront of event organizer’s minds now, more than ever.

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Arena Events Group acquires Events Solution Limited

Event Industry News

Arena Events Group plc is pleased to announce it has once again expanded its product portfolio in the UK with the acquisition of Events Solution Ltd. . The Company’s equipment range covers pedestrian, front of stage and Metropolitan Police barriers, gantries and fencing. This product offer closely complements Arena’s Mass Participation division and has synergies with its structures, seating and scaffolding capabilities.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Are These 7 Fears Stopping You From Transforming Your Events?

PCMA Convene

Fear has been described by the acronym FEAR: False Expectations Appearing Real. We know that change is often accompanied by fear, as well as a sense of risk, uncertainty, and excitement. It’s also true that if we change the way we see things, the things we see change. .

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10 Audience Engagement Tools for 2018

Hubilo Blog

Events in the current scenario are all about that unique experience that attendees can remember and talk about for months to come. A memorable event experience is one of the biggest assets with regard to achieving event success. The question here is; how exactly do you do that?

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Tips For Managing Outdoor Events This Summer


It's the summer season, and the event management industry is heating up. People love creating memories and attending outdoor events this time of year. Why not? The weather is usually at its prime, and getting too much fresh air is never a bad thing.

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Trade Show Ideas For Better Planning, Payments, and Promotions

Endless Events

Running out of trade show ideas for improving your B2B events? Well, we’re here to help. If you want to see your trade show attendance and exhibitor count to grow, you need to focus on the experience of the show. Participants need to make more quality connections.

Guest Blog: It’s that time of year again…festival season is upon us!

Event Industry News

By Jim Davey, Managing Director of Redwood Event Solutions. The summer’s event season is fully underway, and Team Redwood is already five events deep in to what is set to be a busy and exciting year.

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How to Make a Career Change to Event Planning

Event Planning BluePrint

Are you considering a career change to event planning, but you haven’t taken the leap yet because you’re afraid you’ll fail? Maybe you feel too young, too old or not experienced enough to fulfill your dream.

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Why should you attend events when you’re asking for a bigger raise?


Reading Time: 16 minutes Once in a while, in every employee’s mind, there is this tiny, little thought: ‘Maybe I should be paid more?’ There are many ways to approach the hard conversation with the boss. One of the approaches is to list the values you bring to the company.

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How to Develop a Learning Strategy That Creates Value

Connect Your Meetings

Register for “How to Develop a Learning Strategy That Creates Value” Agile organizations and individuals who can adapt easily to a changing environment learn and perform better.

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Chatbots: Everything You Need To Know – #EventIcons Episode 118

Endless Events

What are chatbots? More or less a chatbot is a program which takes a process that is chat driven and makes it consistent for a user (they give the same answers each time unlike a human would) and a well-programmed bot allows easy interaction with a human.

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Grand Visual kicks-off an augmented reality football experience for Coca-Cola

Event Industry News

Today, Grand Visual kicks-off a unique, large-format Augmented Reality experience at Zürich’s main train station for Coca-Cola. The campaign celebrates the FIFA World Cup and the soft drinks brand continued support of the game.

7 Things to Consider When Choosing an Event Destination

Hubilo Blog

It’s no secret that the most important part of event planning is choosing the destination. Do you want to choose a sleepy town with not a lot of other things going on, or do you want to choose the top choice from the latest “Top 10 Places to See Before You Die” list?

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Networking at Trade Shows: This is How You Can Make it Work


Trade shows are complex. From booking stands to planning the knowledge sessions, you are accountable not only to your sponsors and attendees, but also to your exhibitors. After all, they’re the ones who should get out the most out of attending your trade shows.

Event management world: small improvements to increase your revenue


– without increasing the ticket price-. As companies from every industry, event management companies to need to be profitable in order to survive.

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TOP 15 technology events. Calendar for H2 2018 to satisfy ALL departments and make people want to work in your company


Reading Time: 20 minutes Event is a very positive and popular employer branding tool. It is also a very efficient one. Events have a great impact on brand’s image as an employer regardless of the role the company’s representatives play in it.

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