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Improve Networking at Your Event: 6 New Methods

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Think about how difficult it once was for two people attending a conference to arrange a meeting. First, you had to figure out who was going to be there by browsing a printed directory. Then, you would look up the email address (or phone number!)

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7 Eco-Friendly Ideas for Hosting a Green Event

Event Age by Swapcard

With all the resources, options, and costs you can save by throwing an eco-friendly event, why wouldn’t you want to go all-in? Event Experiences

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My two-word ikigai

Conferences that Work

The Japanese have a word ikigai , which roughly translates to “the reason you get out of bed in the morning.” Here’s my two-word ikigai : Facilitating connection. Do you know your ikigai ? Graphic attribution: The Toronto Star — and a hat tip to Cool Tools for sharing this great graphic.

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Marketer to Marketer: Collecting Marketing Consent

atEvent

Working in demand generation and growth marketing, it’s important that my marketing communications are equipped with the proper consent features to ensure that the leads we’ve collected are open to receiving more information and content from us.

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.

How to Work with Your Conference Speakers Effectively

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Conference speakers are the backbone of every event. They provide the content, their names provide intrigue, and their profiles can help boost your event’s visibility.

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What Event Creators Need to Know About Instagram Analytics

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Overwhelmed by analytics? Here’s your cheat sheet for which Instagram analytics metrics matter most for event brands. Event Planning & Promotion Event data Instagram Social media

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Make More Sales with Pop-up Events

Attendease

Pop-up retail events - commonly known as flash retailing - are an emerging marketing tool used by brands to boost their sales.

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Cvent OnArrival Check-in Tool [Review]

EventMB

The Cvent OnArrival app is designed to support onsite check-in and provide session tracking for post-event reporting. Here is our review. Cvent OnArrival: What Is It?

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The 2020 Tech Festivals You Need to Know About

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

What’s better than getting together with a group of your peers to talk shop and make new connections? Doing it at a full-blown festival. There are plenty of options when it comes to 2020 tech festivals for you to enjoy, but we wanted to whittle it down to some of the best.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

7 Indicators to Measure the Success of Your Event

InitLive

Planning and hosting an event requires a lot of hard work and dedication. Hence, it is very important to gauge the success of your event to understand what went right and what can be improved in future events.

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10 Emails Every Event Planner Has Sent — For Better or Worse

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Most event planners send about four or five emails per event. But those are only the official event campaign emails. In between, you probably send hundreds (if not thousands) more as you hustle to get your events planned and executed.

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Event Trend Reports: Is It Time For Them To Go?

Endless Events

Event trend reports are starting to come along now that a new year is set to begin. And to some people in the events industry, that’s the equivalent of the most wonderful time of the year. Some are either writing them or anxiously waiting to read them.

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Kelly and David’s Romantic Fall Wedding at Honsberger Estate

EventSource

If elegant romance and rustic vibes are your thing, then you’ll absolutely love Kelly and David’s breathtaking, wedding at Honsberger Estate.

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Tips for Hosting an Event for Your Ecommerce Store

Eventinterface

An event can be a superb way to boost your ecommerce business. Many store owners do not think about hosting an event for their store because the operation is carried out online but it can be an excellent way to promote your store, engage with your target audience and raise awareness. If you are thinking about hosting an event for your ecommerce store then you need to carefully plan the event so that it is worthwhile and will help your brand to succeed.

10 Event Trends 2020 [Free Report]

EventMB

Well, it’s here. The most anticipated trend report of the year. The one downloaded by tens of thousands of event professionals. The one everybody talks about. This year it’s Game On!

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Eventbrite Music’s Ask The Industry Episode 2: “Best and Worst Show”

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In this episode, we learn which shows went well, which didn't go so well, and what advice industry folks might've had for their younger selves. Music Industry Insights Music Trends Music Venues

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Production Manager Titles: Learn How To Get Them Right!

Endless Events

Everybody grab your pens, we’re getting down and dirty with production manager titles! So, we’re very much aware of how confusing job titles can be in our industry. And especially when we’re talking about technical roles.

How To Execute an Influencer Marketing Campaign

ePly

If you’re a part of the social media realm, you know that social media influencers have shifted the way sales and ROI operate in 2019 and going forward in 2020 - whether it’s events, products, or services.

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Event Cancellation- The Complete Guide

InitLive

Sometimes, even after the most extensive planning and preparation, events get canceled due to unavoidable circumstances.

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Cvent CEO Reggie Aggarwal on the Future of Event Technology

EventMB

We recently sat down with Cvent CEO and Founder Reggie Aggarwal to talk about his journey to success, the lessons he learned along the way, and the future of the industry.

Lauren and Brad’s Cozy Fall Wedding at the Manor

EventSource

Simple, elegant, and bursting with beautiful fall colours is how we would describe Lauren and Brad’s warm big day.

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How AR And VR For Events Can Revolutionize The Industry

Endless Events

It’s time for the coolest conversation ever about AR and VR for events! This topic isn’t new for us here at Endless. And the reason we enjoy it so much is because it’s slowly but steadily revolutionizing the industry.

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E-book: TOP 5 CMO’s Operational Problems (followed by solutions)

Eventory

Operational management at the CMO level is inextricably associated with numerous challenges. Their impact on business management is still being tested. So what are the most common challenges CMOs have to deal with nowadays? What are the possible solutions to ensure the good efficiency of the whole company? Dive into the latest e-book and find out TOP 5 CMO’s problems! Who are the modern CMOs? . First of all, it is worth considering who nowadays CMO is?

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IBTM World Trends Watch report 2020 highlights exciting new opportunities ahead for business events

Event Industry News

IBTM has revealed first details of its annual IBTM World Trends Watch Report, with a forecast that the virtual experience economy will be the next big area of growth for the MICE sector.

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What Growing Bidder Interest in WeWork’s Meetup Means for the Event Industry

EventMB

Sources tell EventMB that bidding is happening for Meetup.com. What does that mean for the event industry? The recent departure of WeWork’s CEO and subsequent management reshuffle has made public the company’s intention to sell Meetup. News is that bidding is underway.

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6 Ways to Plan a Corporate Event that Doesn’t Suck

EventSource

Many people dread having to go to company events – bad food, awkward small talk and giving up a Friday night to hang out with people you’ve been with all week, sigh. That being said, corporate events are extremely important to show your appreciation for your employees and boost morale.

Google Hits Quantum Supremacy: What This Means For The Events Industry

Endless Events

Buckle up, because we’re about to get down with Google quantum supremacy! It was recently announced – or better yet, leaked – that Google managed to achieve this so-called quantum supremacy. And you’re probably wondering what that means.

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4 Strategies to Improve Your Event Registration Process

Aventri

If you’ve set the date and booked your venue for your event, you’re ready for the next step: setting up event registration. Registration is at the heart of all meetings and events.

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The Event Technologist:  The Role You Need Right Now

Hubb

You’re probably asking, "What’s an Event Technologist?" Before we answer that, let’s consider the Event Planner. The poor, beleaguered Event Planner.

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Can Creativity Be Learned? Allen Gannett Thinks So

PCMA Convene

Allen Gannett, author of The Creative Curve, suggests event professionals “look at the things that work at other events. … and add your own novel twist.” ” (Courtesy Allen Gannett).

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How 15 Minutes a Week Can Revolutionize Your Event Marketing Strategy

Experient

Post authored by Jeff Fugate, CASE, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing. As an event manager, you work with a lot of moving pieces and parts as you bring your event marketing strategy to life.

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18 Magical Decorations for Your Event

eventplanner

Details matter. These little decorative elements - flowers, colors, lamps, etc. - are all important to create a special mood for your attendees

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