Industry experts consult for Full Circle Events

Event Industry News

Event industry expert Raj Watts will join Full Circle Events on a consultancy basis to assist the business through the next phase of the company’s growth. The post Industry experts consult for Full Circle Events appeared first on Event Industry News.

Quit Giving Free Consultations and Event Advice; Insider Tips to Navigate Blaggers

EventMB

The post Quit Giving Free Consultations and Event Advice; Insider Tips to Navigate Blaggers by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. When people find out you plan events, are they always hitting you up for free advice? If you find that happening a lot, it’s time to put an end to it.

Convene TV: CVBs as Destination Consultants

PCMA Convene

Ex Time Inc. marketer Lisa Batty launches ‘Memorable’ events consultancy

Event Industry News

UK Marketing Director of Advertising, Lisa Batty, has launched a new trade marketing consultancy dedicated to creating events with a ‘memorable’ twist. marketer Lisa Batty launches ‘Memorable’ events consultancy appeared first on Event Industry News. The former Time Inc. Her Co-founder and Chairman is ex Havas Media UK Group CEO Mark Craze.

What is Coworking and What Are the Benefits for Independent Consultants?

BizBash

Coworking offers independent consultants many benefits including cost, collaboration, and flexibility. Here’s what you need to know about this alternative work environment

Managing Client Expectations – #EventIcons Episode 114

Endless Events

Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting ( @BrandtKrueger ). As an event prof managing client expectations should always be top of mind. Managing client expectations helps both you and your client have clarity working together.

Reasons to leave a job

Conferences that Work

My mentor Jerry Weinberg , consultant extraordinaire, has written an excellent list of reasons to leave a job. Consulting commitment Jerry Weinberg job quitting reasons to leave wellbeing

State of Event Sponsorship in 2018 – #EventIcons Episode 97

Endless Events

Those people who are introducing themselves as Sponsorship Consultants will become more and more important in the future! Brandt Krueger of Event Technology Consulting ( @BrandtKrueger ). Event Sponsorship is most essential part of every event.

When Is the Contractor’s Termination for Default Proper? When It Does Bad Things.

BizBash

Appeals of Industrial Consultants, Inc. Uncategorized Appeal of Industrial Consultants Army Corps of Engineers ASBCA ICI termination for defaultSometimes you “do” bad things. Sometimes you “look like” you do bad things.

9 Tax Season Tips for Meeting Planners

Smart Meetings

While it may appear tricky to navigate, we consulted with the experts at TurboTax and compiled a list of 10 tips to get you started on the right path. Keep in mind that these are general guidelines, and you should consult with a professional about your specific situation.

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How to Disrupt Your Meeting without Upsetting Attendees

Smart Meetings

For tips on how to do this, we called on Jeff Hurt, executive vice president of education and engagement at Velvet Chainsaw Consulting. For conferences, one size doesn’t fit all. Not any more. Attendees have individual motivations for signing up and engaging at meetings.

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Linkedin’s New Geofilter Feature

Floktu

We all recall when Snapchat first introduced geofilters back in 2014. The feature allowed users who had their phone’s location services turned on to take a snap from anywhere in the world and swipe through photo overlays designed specifically for that location.

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When Team Events Meet Philanthropy

Floktu

Industry Advice creative ideas event management event manager event manager tips event managers event marketing event photos event planning event professionals event profs event registration eventprofs events events consultant events industry events industry advice industry adviceIn the past, we’ve highlighted some of the many benefits of corporate philanthropy. As a company, giving back to the community and setting an example is a responsibility that should be embraced!

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2017 Safest Year for Air Travel, but Challenges Remain

Smart Meetings

To70, an aviation consulting firm, attributes the low fatality totals to stronger safety practices —as well as good fortune.

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Keeping an Eye on the Storm

Smart Meetings

Jim Foerster is the Director of the Meteorology Operations team at DTN , where he oversees a talented group of more than 50 meteorologists providing weather forecasts and consultation to businesses making critical decisions around safety or operations.

How to Accommodate Guests With Dietary Restrictions

BizBash

Tracy Stuckrath is the president and chief connecting officer of Thrive Meetings & Events, a seven-year-old consulting firm that focuses

How to sell as persuasively as a TED speaker talks

Lara Mcculloch

Small business sales Small business tools b2b sales event planning sales fast b2b sales outbound sales sales consultant sales expert sales prospecting sales scripts sales techniques for small business

Why You Need a Contract as an Independent Professional

BizBash

Contracts are an essential part of a successful independent consulting project, creating a sense of professionalism, encouraging communication, and ensuring a streamlined process

Large City, Small City, Best City

PCMA Convene

Place Equity , Resonance Consultancy, resonanceco.com. SOURCE: America’s Best Cities: A Ranking of U.S. Magazine Plenary Research

Benchmarking Association Events

Gallus Events

Event Consultancy For Associations Get In Touch. Event Consultancy – commercial event businesses. Event Consultancy – associations. All three of our Event Consultants have run association event departments.

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The Rise of the Gig Economy and What It Means for Conferences

Velvet Chainsaw

Gig workers come in many flavors including solopreneurs, independent contractors, project specialists, and even consultants like me. What it means for you: Gig workers can be extremely influential (especially those damn consultants). Work and life are transforming at a rapid rate.

How Is Your Association Using Learning Technologies?

Velvet Chainsaw

Improving digital learning and amplifying conference content to a larger audience is a high priority for many clients we consult with.

How to Plan Events and Respect Your Attendees Data Privacy

Eventtia

Consult an attorney to learn more about the law and how […]. Disclaimer: The purpose of this article is to inform our followers and clients about the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it might impact the planning of their events.

How to Plan Events and Respect Your Attendees Data Privacy

Eventtia

Consult an attorney to learn more about the law and how […]. Disclaimer: The purpose of this article is to inform our followers and clients about the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and how it might impact the planning of their events.

How to Improve Your Call for Presentations Process

Velvet Chainsaw

When Velvet Chainsaw Consulting conducted speaker research with 120 associations with research and consulting company Tagoras Inc. in 2013, we found that nearly 77 percent use a call for speakers/sessions process. Associations value member input.

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The Events Expert Interview Series #6: Dave Lutz

G2 Planet

This week we sat down with Dave Lutz , founder of Velvet Chainsaw Consulting , a leader who knows how to take focus and ambition to the next level Over the course of the next several months, we'll be interviewing some of the smartest, most interesting event professionals around--sharing their insights, advice, and unique experiences.

Your Attendees Are Livestreaming – What Are You Doing About It?

EventMB

Recent research by the consultancy firm, Magid, has found that a majority of US internet users (56%) watch livestreamed content at least once […]. Over half of the United States is watching livestreamed video on a regular basis. Now is the time for eventprofs to take back TV.

The Events Expert Interview Series #7: Nick Borelli

G2 Planet

This week we sat down with Nick Borelli , founder of consultancy Borelli Strategies , with over 20 years of experience in the live event industry and a passion for making an impact Over the course of the next several months, we'll be interviewing some of the smartest, most interesting event professionals around--sharing their insights, advice, and unique experiences.

Conferences Need More Sharing

Velvet Chainsaw

Here’s an example of an agreement developed by Jeff Hurt, DES, executive vice president of education and engagement at Velvet Chainsaw Consulting. One of the strongest intangible attributes of a healthy conference is how much sharing takes place.

Extreme Customer Service and Your Events

Eventinterface

On this episode of Event TALK, I am speaking with John Di Lemme, high-end marketing consultant, strategic business coach and international speaker about extreme customer service, and how this applies to service provided by meeting and event professionals. His strategic consulting and marketing expertise has generated over 100 million dollars in business for his clients and assisted them with building a loyal customer base by providing extreme customer service.

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World Class Events and A.C.T (National) announce partnership to improve global event safety

Event Industry News

Event management consultancy World Class Events (WCE) and the UK’s leading event safety consultancy A.C.T National) Ltd have today (27th April) announced a partnership that will see the two companies promote and raise higher Health & Safety standards throughout the UAE.

The Top 10 Tips for Planning a Corporate Incentive Trip

GEVME

Tip: Consider consulting local residents before choosing entertainment. Showing recognition for employees’ achievements by awarding travel experiences may be an old trick but it’s also one that’s not going away any time soon.

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The Best Lighting Companies for Corporate Events

GEVME

A consultation with experienced event lighting designers is always a good idea at the equipment selection stage of event planning. Despite what sceptics may believe, impressive lighting design is an important part of your corporate event atmosphere.

3 Tips to Increase Pre-Event Attendee Engagement

Eventmobi

People who consult the event app can plan out their route and prioritize the food stations they want to visit in advance. 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.

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Hone Your Radar To Seize These Conference Innovation Invitations

Velvet Chainsaw

Any innovation cannot be assimilated unless its meaning is shared said sociologist, planning consultant, professor and author Peter Marris. Innovation may be a tired word. There is no doubt that innovation has become an overused and confusing buzzword.

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Beyond Event Updates: Rethinking Your Strategy for Event App Notifications

Eventmobi

We can be reached through live chat, or email us at support@eventmobi.com and we’d be happy to provide some consultation based on your event type and goals!

The Value of Building an Online Community Around Your Events

Eventbrite

Richard Millington, founder of consultancy Feverbee, explains how. Building an online community can offer huge benefits for event organisers. The post The Value of Building an Online Community Around Your Events appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. April Event Management Event Promotion Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Owner Promoter online community

Onsite Check-in Capabilities for Corporate Events

GEVME

Here’s how the process should be organised: Get a personalised tech consultation. Whether it’s a conference or a trade fair, most types of corporate events rely on technologies that help reduce wait times and eliminate hardware errors on the ground.

How to add an exhibition to a conference

Gallus Events

Sometimes my consultancy is made quite simple) If your new exhibition hall adds substantially to the cost base how will it affect the bottom line? If you are thinking about taking the plunge into the world of exhibitions why not take advantage of our FREE ONE HOUR consultancy.

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5 Easy Steps to Prepare Your Event Speakers for an Interactive Session

Eventmobi

If you have any questions or want to chat with our event consultants about implementing these features: Schedule a Demo. Your Attendees Will Remember your Interactive Session.