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Six Conference Paradigms To Bust Immediately

Velvet Chainsaw

If there’s something strange in your conference-hood. Who you gonna call? paradigm busters). If there’s something weird. And your event don’t look good. Who you gonna call? paradigm busters). I ain’t afraid of no paradigm. I ain’t afraid of no paradigm. Adapted from songwriter Ray Parker Jr.

4 Ways Technology Can Spruce Up Your Corporate Seminar

GEVME

When it comes to the world of corporate events, there are countless trends and ideas constantly emerging that one needs to understand and implement in their own event, from event ideas to cutting-edge technologies.

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Conference Innovation Through Paradigm Busting

Velvet Chainsaw

A strong driving force lies just beneath what you do on a daily basis. It is the unspoken, unrecognized, and unquestioned assumptions that steer your thinking, decisions and actions. These views developed over time and through education, experiences and interactions with others.

3 Ways to Amplify Brand Loyalty at Your Events

Eventmobi

One of the most important aspects of your attendees’ experience is engaging with your organization. Whether your organization is a non-profit association or multinational corporation, ensuring consistent and compelling event branding should always be one of your guiding stars when it comes to designing a top notch event experience for your attendees to amplify your brand loyalty.

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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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NEC Group delivers further impressive growth with earnings now at £60m

Event Industry News

NEC Group, operator of five of the UK’s busiest live events venues (“the group”), has filed its financial results for the year to 31 March 2018.

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How To Plan A User Conference: The Event Organizers’ Guide To Successfully Launching A User Conference That Will Make Waves

EventMB

Want to give your customers the type of attention that strengthens relationships and increases loyalty? What about improving word of mouth marketing? Want a new source of revenue for your company? User conferences accomplish all of these, but only if you do them well and offer a stellar experience.

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3 Online Strategies to Boost Your Event Attendance

Eventinterface

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 hosting).

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Important Tools For Running A Successful Catering Business

All Seated

Every type of business has its own set of tools that make it a success. As a catering business, you need your own set of tools that will help you excel. Climbing to the top of the catering industry is not easy, and there are very few shortcuts you can take, if any. Sound overwhelming?

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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.

Introducing: Cvent Celebrity

Cvent

I just did a deep dive into the brand new Cvent Celebrity , and let me tell you, it’s awesome. In case you didn’t know, Cvent Celebrity used to be Cvent Advocates. Cvent Advocates was a loyalty and rewards program for star Cvent customers to learn, network, and complete challenges to win rewards.

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Guest Blog: Introducing the elusive Event Control Room

Event Industry News

Weeks, months, years of planning and preparation for your event are drawing to a close. You’ve created an event, you’ve sold a load of tickets, the infrastructure is all set up. So what is next? What about just before and during the event? Introducing life in the elusive Event Control Room….

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The chip that helps you create better experiences

Oveit

Although the title of the article refers to a small piece of plastic, it really focuses on something much more important: the way in which technology can dramatically improve the experience you offer through events.

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The Anatomy of the Perfect Name Badge

Eventinterface

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

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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.

7 Key Elements to Writing a Great Event Report

Boomset

Photo by rawpixel on Unsplash You’ve just finished pulling off what felt like a successful event, and now it’s time to write your report.

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How to Measure Event Marketing Success

Endless Events

As an event prof, you probably have a good feel for if an event was successful or not. But, with the ability today to measure metrics and pinpoint specific results, it’s essential to be able to show how event marketing efforts were successful.

Macroart

Event Industry News

Change your perception of what a print company can be. At Macroart, we believe in challenging the perceptions of what the world sees as the typical print company. .

Top 5 Tips to Manage a Corporate Event Planning Stress

Hubilo Blog

Planning a corporate event comes with unique challenges. Such events require individuals with a practically high level of organizational skills. Event planners are faced with challenges such as low budget , delay in order delivery, inadequate planning time, and event technology among others.

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Increase Attendance at Your Events

Event Planning BluePrint

Events are great opportunities for small businesses to promote brand advocacy and increase employee morale.

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4 Social Media Trends To Master

Cvent

Getting the hang of social media is hard enough, let alone figuring out how to keep up with social media trends, but it’s important to stay on top of your game in order to engage your followers.

Understanding Conference Sponsorship

Endless Events

Finding sponsors for events can be difficult especially if you don’t have a core set of sponsors established. With that being said, in order to build conference sponsorship, you have to first look at your brand’s purpose and the values of your company.

Event Technology Awards Judges’ Spotlight: Alison Church

Event Industry News

Returning as a judge for the 2018 Event Technology Awards is Alison Church, Marketing Director at Easyfairs. Alison is an experienced exhibition and conference marketing professional with 17 years’ experience encompassing conferences, exhibitions, marketing and PR.

Catering Industry Myths

Caterease

Catering is a fun and exciting industry to be in just like any other sector within the hospitality industry. It's an industry that is full of growth, but also a lot of misunderstanding that causes a lot of people to have a few misconceptions.

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Fort Worth Music Venues That’ll Get Attendees on Their Feet

PCMA Convene

Willie Nelson performs at Billy Bob’s Texas. It makes sense that Fort Worth was the first city in Texas to earn its title as a music-friendly community by the state’s Music Office.

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A killer post–event report for partners: what data it calls for?

Eventory

Reading Time: 6 minutes Bear in mind, that the event doesn’t end when the last visitors leave the venue. All leads require nurturing. And partners will be grateful for a thank you email with the detailed post-event report. The platforms for event organizers gather all kinds of data.

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Drive Event Growth and Engagement Via Attendee Satisfaction

Endless Events

Have you ever considered attendee satisfaction as the primary focus for your events? I’m sure you have, but satisfaction means different things to different people. In this roundup, we share a few things you can do to know whether your audience really liked your event.

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Seasonal event planning (yes summer is the perfect time to plan for Christmas)

Event Industry News

Cue rolling of eyes and Kevin the teenager’s body language. Dare I mention the word Christmas? I know, I know. I’d like to give myself a sharp talking to, but you have to trust me when I say summer is the perfect time to get your Christmas event planning under way.

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Your Brand Is Having a Social Media Crisis – Quick, What Do You Do?

Brown Paper Tickets

We’ve all seen what going viral in a “bad way” means. One bad tweet and then a few tone-deaf responses to criticism and your entire brand gets burned to ashes online. It takes years to build a brand and a few bad reviews to ruin it.

Do You Make Your Attendees Play Seating Roulette?

PCMA Convene

Thought leader and author Dan Pink.

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New CVB President Barry E. White Sings Chattanooga’s Praises

Connect Your Meetings

Just like legendary singer Barry White’s greatest hit, “Can’t Get Enough of Your Love Baby,” Barry E. White couldn’t get enough of Tennessee— Chattanooga , specifically. Barry E. White was born in Kingsport, Tennessee, so it’s befitting that he returned to his home state last year to become president and CEO of the Chattanooga CVB after serving leading the Augusta (Georgia) CVB for 23 years.

Reasons Why You Could Be Losing Catering Staff

Caterease

The hospitality industry is known to have one of the highest employee turnover rates. Topping 70% in 2017, it's an area across all sectors that every business owner should keep an eye on. Employees make career transitions for a long list of different reasons.

Star Events stages Roger Waters’ British Summer Time spectacular

Event Industry News

Star Events redesigned the entire Great Oak Stage sub-structure and super-structure to accommodate Roger Waters’ Us + Them production, which opened the BST Hyde Park series in spectacular style on Friday.

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