Which meeting design books should I buy?

Conferences that Work

Here are five meeting design books I especially recommend. In an outrageous display of chutzpah , I wrote three of these books. [If In 2013, Eric de Groot and Mike van de Vijver published this unique, extraordinary, and important book on meeting design.

Foolproof Guide to Managing Event Bookings and Avoiding Double Bookings

Planning Pod

If you are in the business of booking, reserving and managing event spaces – and your livelihood depends on properly managing your event bookings – this is for you. The secret to flawless event booking is a seamless process.

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How to Get Your Attendees to Use Appointment Booking Technology

Eventmobi

One of the most popular event technology tools used to increase attendee networking is appointment booking. However, even if you provide easy-to-use tools for appointment booking, attendees won’t take full advantage of the technology if they don’t know about it. Here are some practical ways to promote appointment booking to your attendees before and during your event: Pre-event promotional tactics. Highlight when and where they can book appointments during the event.

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E-book – The Great Book of Event KPIs

Eventory

If you can’t see the e-book download form please, turn off your ad blocking app. Below you’ll find the areas we described in details in The Great Book of Event KPIs. The post E-book – The Great Book of Event KPIs appeared first on Event organizer - Eventory. E-book analytics event management event tips marketingEvent marketing is getting more and more popular part of marketing strategies these days.

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E-book nowy

Eventory

Leave this field empty if you're human: The post E-book nowy appeared first on Event organizer - Eventory. E-bookslead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead. lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead lead.

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Time is Money: How to Book Shows Smarter, Not Harder

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Wondering how to book shows smarter, not harder? The post Time is Money: How to Book Shows Smarter, Not Harder appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Music Artist Booking Music MarketingThese 3 tips will streamline the process, freeing up precious brainpower to focus on other things.

2019 167

Introduction to my new book Event Crowdsourcing

Conferences that Work

Here’s a teaser: the introduction to my new book Event Crowdsourcing: Creating Meetings People Actually Want and Need. Then buy the book ! Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post Introduction to my new book Event Crowdsourcing appeared first on Conferences That Work. Interested? Curiosity. I’ve always been curious. I’ve always wanted to understand the world I found myself living in.

2019 148

Eventprofs Book Club Boosts Connection and Education, Virtually

SmartMeetings

Many books and platforms later—she still recruits on LinkedIn, but has used GoodReads.com, has an email newsletter, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter and now hosts Zoom chats with a core group of industry learners—she is still asking the provocative questions as the organizer of The Eventprofs Book Club. Cardinal now describes the virtual gathering as “book club meets webinar meets workshop” and says, “Reading is strongly suggested, not mandatory—although some require homework.”.

EventMobi’s Appointment Booking: The Answer to a Modern Approach to Networking at Events

Eventmobi

Introducing EventMobi’s Appointment Booking. We’re excited to announce a new major enhancement to the EventMobi event app platform with the introduction of Appointment Booking. This new tool will help attendees connect and book one-on-one meetings with each other before and during your event. How Event Stakeholders Benefit From Appointment Booking. Appointment Booking allows investors to reach out directly to companies of interest and learn more about them.

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E-book: The Bumpy Road to Event Management Success

Eventory

Find the answer in the brand new e-book “The Bumpy Road to Event Management Success” . If you can’t see the e-book download form please, turn off your adblocking app. ?. The post E-book: The Bumpy Road to Event Management Success appeared first on Event organizer - Eventory. E-books event industry event management event marketingWhat do events and hitting the road have in common? It would seem that these are two completely separate activities.

5 Nonfiction Books That Every Event Professional Should Read

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Maybe you read to relax. Or to learn. To pass time. Or to look smart. All good reasons. Or maybe you don’t read at all, but have been meaning to start. Regardless of your motive, reading is no doubt good for you. It has been proven to boost intelligence in kids and make you more […]. Event Planning & Promotion Event planner Event Planner Gifts Holidays Lifestyle

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Throw Shows and Then Some: Creative Booking Ideas for Music Venues

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Here are three burgeoning live experiences that will expand your booking calendar’s purview beyond the classic live show. The post Throw Shows and Then Some: Creative Booking Ideas for Music Venues appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Music Artist Booking Music Trends Music VenuesThe “experience economy” is positively booming.

2019 156

Establishing New Booking Defaults

Caterease

Establishing New Booking Defaults Caterease Version: 20 Category: Miscellaneous Date: 09/16/2019. The post Establishing New Booking Defaults appeared first on Caterease. Miscellaneous Tip of The Week

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Report: For Savings, Book Meetings Farther Ahead

Smart Meetings

The optimum time for booking meetings for small groups was pegged at more than 30 days; for large groups, that window expanded to more than 75 days. Outside of these booking windows, potential savings dip by 5–10 percent, the report found. The second is that, although historically many bookings were made far in advance, companies today find it difficult to commit as early. The post Report: For Savings, Book Meetings Farther Ahead appeared first on Smart Meetings.

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My new book Event Crowdsourcing will be released this Fall

Conferences that Work

Event Crowdsourcing: Creating Meetings People Actually Want and Need I’m happy to announce that my third book Event Crowdsourcing will be released this Fall. Who should buy this book? Read the full article at Conferences That Work The post My new book Event Crowdsourcing will be released this Fall appeared first on Conferences That Work.

2019 139

E-book – 10 event essentials to boost internal Employer Branding

Eventory

What can you find in the brand new e-book about Employer Branding? Click below, leave your email address and check your inbox for our e-book with answers to your questions about Employer Branding. We want to give you e-books about topics that really interest you and bring you value – is there anything you would like us to write about? The post E-book – 10 event essentials to boost internal Employer Branding appeared first on Event organizer - Eventory.

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The Future of Exhibition Is Here: The Comic Book Convention

EventMB

The modern comic book convention is high-tech, engaging, diverse, and a huge industry with powerful sponsors. The post The Future of Exhibition Is Here: The Comic Book Convention by Nick Borelli appeared first on [link]. Ideas comic book convention ideas inspiration takeawaysWhat are they doing right that you can infuse in your event? Nothing has impacted the state of speaker presentation conferences like the TED Talks brand.

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E-book – The Ultimate Guide to Event Promotion vol. 1

Eventory

In order to get more familiar with that, check our e-book “The Ultimate Guide to Event Promotion vol. Finally, the effect of our cooperation is this e-book “The Ultimate Guide to Event Promotion vol.1” – a compendium of knowledge for everyone who deals with organization of events. Click below, leave your email address and check your inbox for your copy of our e-book. The post E-book – The Ultimate Guide to Event Promotion vol.

2018 94

Instant Booking for Simple Meetings Goes Mainstream

Skift

wsscc / Flickr Skift Take: Instant booking has allowed co-working spaces and boutique venues to reach more planners. Meetings & Events hilton instant booking meetings meetingsiqMeeting to bring participants from various country programmes of Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) & WSSCC. Now, more hotels are expected to go digital. Andrew Sheivachman Read the Complete Story On Skift.

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Virtual Book Clubs Are Getting Us Through Our Time at Home

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By the time quarantine is over — whenever that may be — would you rather be able to brag about watching all five seasons of Outlander or finishing all 1,079 pages of David Foster Wallace’s notoriously lengthy and complex tome, Infinite Jest? The good news is that you’ll have time to do both. The other […]. Arts & Culture Livestreaming Online Events

2020 233

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

Eventory

Dive into the latest e-book and find out TOP 5 CMO’s problems! Undoubtedly it does, but we did our best to examine the problems’ causes to save you from all the worries and present to you a full guide book on how to overcome operational errors of CMO’s work. . Grab your copy of the brand new e-book and dive into the world of operational problems, solutions and preventive measures! ?. E-books chief marketing officer cmo ebook marketing

2019 74

Sound Advice for Booking Acts

SmartMeetings

Booking popular musical acts for business events doesn’t have to break the bank. Planners can ask an agency if they ever secure bookings outside of the artists they represent,” Swartz says. Instead, conscientious booking agents will make sure to have another artist available as an emergency backup on that date. The post Sound Advice for Booking Acts appeared first on Smart Meetings. Event planners are always looking to make a lasting impression.

2018 47

Booking Startup Stayker Makes Room Blocks Less Risky for Planners

Skift

If Stayker catches on, the group booking rate may start to pick up again. Meetings & Events group booking meetings meetingsiq room blocks staykerConference attendees mingle in the halls of a hotel convention center. Dion Hinchcliffe / Flickr Skift Take: Event planners are putting their money on the line when signing a room block contract, and often the gamble is just not worth it. Isaac Carey Read the Complete Story On Skift.

5 Popular Products Based on Event Booking Software Reviews

Capterra Event Management

The software users have spoken, and five event booking software champions have come out on top (well…based on certain parameters). Whether you already use an event booking system and are looking to upgrade, or you’re jumping into your first paid system, this list is for you. Arlo Event Management is a versatile event booking software that gives you real-time information on your events, registrants, costs, and to-do lists. Event booking confirmation/reminders.

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Booking Group Business in the Future of Meetings

SmartMeetings

In the fifth of FICP’s new virtual education series, Financial & Insurance Professionals (FICP) Chats, more than 200 participants explored how to book group business for future meetings, including immediate adjustments for events, and how those were not being written into RFPs for the long-term. Some participants were booking events as far out as 2025. The post Booking Group Business in the Future of Meetings appeared first on Smart Meetings.

2020 73

Merger Leaves Australia with Powerhouse Instant Booking Platform for Events

Skift

This has significant implications for instant booking throughout the Asia Pacific region. Meetings & Events australia instant booking meetings meetingsiq spare workspace venuemobPurnell's Loft in Melbourne, Australia, one of the thousands of large event spaces Venuemob offers. Venuemob Skift Take: As Spare Workspace and Venuemob join together, Australia's events market is in for a big change.

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The Top 10 Books Every Event Manager Should Read

Capterra Event Management

Personally, I’ve almost always found the answers to my questions in books. As for you event managers out there who share in this enthusiasm, I have built a list of books that all event managers ought to read. This list was curated out of the most frequently suggested event management books on Amazon and Goodreads. Books are listed in alphabetical order. Buy the book… you won’t be disappointed.”. I had to purchase this book twice.

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6 Non-Traditional Wedding Guest Book Ideas

EventSource

A great way to compile memories as special messages from your guests is the guest book. Traditionally, guests would sign a boring book that would then live in the couple’s closet until the end of time. Here are six alternative guest book ideas that are anything but traditional: 1. You May Also Be Interested In 6 Non-Traditional Wedding Guest Book Ideas First Look Alternatives (That Won’t Ruin the Surprise) 7 Things You Should Know Before Wedding Dress Shopping.

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The Ins and Outs of Booking Celebrities for Events

Eventbrite

The post The Ins and Outs of Booking Celebrities for Events appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Content / Production Event Management Event Planning Featured March agents booking celebrities content programmeCelebrities can leave a great lasting impression for event goers. Here's how to find the perfect celebrity for your audience and budget.

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5 Wedding Planning Books Every New Planner Should Read

Capterra Event Management

I’ve put together a list of five wedding planning books you need to read, presented in alphabetical order. Each book has a four-star rating or higher, and each takes a unique tack to prevent overlap. Her book, “A Practical Wedding,” guides you through engagement, ways to afford a wedding without cutting out guests, and other tips. Amazon reader review: “This book was the foundation of all my wedding planning (I discovered it and ordered it 4 days post-engagement!)

2018 54

3 Things to Consider Before Booking a New Venue

Coterie Spark

What to consider before booking a brand new venue. The post 3 Things to Consider Before Booking a New Venue appeared first on Coterie Spark. Tools of the Trade booking booking new venue booking venue new new venue tips and tricks tools tools of the trade venueFirst Is Not Always Best. An amazing way to create buzz for your next conference, meeting or event is to host it at the newest venue in town.

Aventri & VenueBook team up to deliver direct booking in meetings & events space

Event Industry News

Event professionals will be able to book non-traditional venues directly through their event management software (EMS) platform, thanks to an agreement announced today by Aventriand VenueBook. The partnership will integrate VenueBook’s industry-first direct booking technology and database of non-traditional venues with Aventri’s enterprise EMS platform. The tool provides real-time access to available space, transparent pricing and a proprietary booking engine.

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5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Booking a Venue

Eventbrite

Rosie Guest of VenueScanner takes a look at some of the most common mistakes event organisers should avoid when booking a venue. The post 5 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Booking a Venue appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Planning Featured June Operations / Logistics Owner Venues event venue Venue booking

Booking Forces Combine to Dominate the Aussie Events Space

Skift

Meetings & Events australia instant booking meetings meetingsiqOne of Spare Workspace's meeting rooms in Melbourne, Australia. Spare Workspace Skift Take: This is an exciting time to be a player in the event tech space. As two key Australian events companies come together, the region's meetings industry is on the brink of change. Isaac Carey Read the Complete Story On Skift.

How to Book the Perfect Keynote Speaker

Guidebook

More often than not, your attendees will remember the start and end of your event, with a few sparing memories of the parts in between, which is why it’s incredibly important to book the right keynote for your event (and to prevent a potential catastrophe like in the example above). Booking a keynote speaker is all about laying mutual benefits. To learn more about booking a keynote speaker, download our free 70-page professional conference planning guide !

JetBlue Jettisons Third-Party Booking Sites

SmartMeetings

The budget airline has joined others such as Delta in dropping several online travel-booking websites, or aggregators. Air passengers who booked through the banished sites chose cheaper fares and spent less on add-ons such as premium seating or pet booking. “We American Airlines temporarily removed flights from booking giants such as Expedia and Orbitz. The post JetBlue Jettisons Third-Party Booking Sites appeared first on Smart Meetings.

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Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Booking Meetings on the Hill

Smart Meetings

Take it from me, someone with more than eight years experience on the Hill planning association and government relations events: avoid these top five mistakes and your efforts to book meetings on the Hill will be more successful. The post Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Booking Meetings on the Hill appeared first on Smart Meetings. Planner Tips & Tools advice association availability best book capitol columbia d.c.

2019 65

Real Reasons Convention Attendees Aren’t Booking in the Block

PCMA Convene

After event organizers manage to motivate attendees to register for a program, they face another — and arguably, more challenging — hurdle: getting them to book a room at one of the hotel properties in the official hotel block. You’ve got a lot of competition with Trivago offering “the ideal hotel room at the best price,” and every major hotelier promoting the benefits of booking direct. Money, however, is not the only deciding factor when it comes to booking rooms.

2019 85

Sound Advice for Booking Music Acts

SmartMeetings

Booking popular musical acts for business events doesn’t have to break the bank. Planners can ask an agency if they ever secure bookings outside of the artists they represent,” Swartz says. Instead, conscientious booking agents will make sure to have another artist available as an emergency backup on that date. The post Sound Advice for Booking Music Acts appeared first on Smart Meetings. Event planners are always looking to make a lasting impression.

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CONREGO: Online Event Bookings with Unlimited Registrations [Review]

EventMB

The post CONREGO: Online Event Bookings with Unlimited Registrations [Review] by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. CONREGO is an event management software built around online event registration. Here is our review. abovethefold## CONREGO: What Is It?

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