Fri.Sep 23, 2022

The Value of Virtual Events for the Financial Services and Professional Investment Sector

EventMB

Skift Take: The financial services and professional investment sector presents a valuable market for virtual event tech, provided vendors can support the sector's very specific needs. Skift Meetings Studio Team Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings. Podcast

How to Host a Memorable Experiential Marketing Event

Eventbrite UK

If you’re looking for a way to create connections with consumers that will stand the test of time, experiential marketing is the answer.

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Should Event Planners Boycott Destinations?

Endless Events

In 2019, the events industry had a $1,135.4 Billion valuation, making the events industry well positioned to make an economic impact should planners support social movements like boycotts. But should event planners boycott? .

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Chorus appoints six new staff members

Event Industry News

London-based creative agency, Chorus, has expanded its team with six new appointments and several new roles coming online in the next few months.

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

How To Increase Your Attendees’ Engagement Rate

Eventtia

Engagement at your event is just as, if not arguably, even more important than simply attracting more attendees.

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Video Q & A with Gigi McDowell, Founder & CEO of Fêtefully

The Planner's Lounge

I had the absolute pleasure of chatting with GiGi McDowell, Founder and CEO of Fêtefully. GiGi shares how Fêtefully came into existence, how it helps couples and how wedding planners can use Fêtefully in their business. You can watch our conversation below.

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ABPCO appoints Therese Dolan to develop membership

Event Industry News

ABPCO (The Association of British Professional Conference Organiser) has appointed association management and development specialist Therese Dolan to support its bold five-year growth targets. ABPCO has set itself a target of 200 plus PCO members by 2027, which is almost twice its current membership.

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13 Best Giveaway Ideas for Events

Eventbrite UK

It might sound obvious, but most people love to receive free stuff. So if you’re trying to sell more tickets to your event, offering a giveaway item to your attendees is a smart way to convince those on the fence to purchase a ticket — and show up to claim their swag. Read on to […].

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Following Twine’s thread of connection

Event Industry News

Lawrence Coburn, is co-founder & CEO of Twine, an employee connection programme launched in 2020 that operates out of San Francisco. .

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

15 Virtual Party Ideas That Everyone Will Want to Attend

Eventbrite UK

Most of us know how to throw a backyard barbecue or a Friday-afternoon happy hour with our co-workers, but organising a virtual party involves a different set of skills.

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Academic Venue Solutions and Venues of Excellence collaborate for their 2022 Venue Showcase at Unique Venues Birmingham in October

Event Industry News

At the height of the pandemic, two of the UK’s leading sales and marketing consortiums Academic Venue Solutions (AVS) and Venues of Excellence (VoE) joined forces to support their members as the hospitality industry steered its course through the changes to trading impacted by COVID-19.

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7 Best Event Marketing Tools You’ll Wish You’d Tried Yesterday

Eventbrite UK

Are you in the process of planning an event and feeling overwhelmed by all the work that needs to be done to let others know about it? Relax!

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Kicking things up a gear – what to expect from this year’s National Snow Show

Prestige Events Magazine

In just over a month’s time The National Snow Show will throw open the doors at the NEC, Birmingham, officially kicking off the Winter 2022/23 season.

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

9 Best Scavenger Hunt Ideas for Adults

Eventbrite UK

Let us guess — the last time you participated in a scavenger hunt was likely when you were a child, checking locations or hidden items off a lengthy list. Now that you’re an adult, a scavenger hunt can be an interesting way to explore a neighborhood or city, even if it’s an area that you […].

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Stephanie Stanislawski: HR is Changing the Rules of Engagement

Management Events

Stephanie Stanislawski , Senior Platform Product Manager at Personio and TEDx speaker , provides insights on the future of Human Resources (HR) and employee engagement, strategies for how HR teams can become key business advisors, and how to shift from reactive to proactive recruitment. .

Minneapolis Airport Ranks No. 1 in Satisfaction in J.D. Power Report

Smart Meetings

Airline satisfaction is down, according to a new study by J.D. Power. As passenger numbers ramp back up to pre-pandemic levels—91%, to be exact—and labor shortages continue, this has resulted in flight cancellations, delays and crowded terminals. The 17th-annual study, “ J.D.

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13 Best Giveaway Ideas for Events

Eventbrite

It might sound obvious, but most people love to receive free stuff. So if you’re trying to sell more tickets to your event, offering a giveaway item to your attendees is a smart way to convince those on the fence to purchase a ticket — and show up to claim their swag. Read on to […].

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Dive Into Your Inventory Data (and Add Substantial Profits to Your Bottom Line)

Speaker: Ian Foster, Sculpture Hospitality Regional Director West Coast

In this seminar, Ian Foster will discuss the basics of inventory management, including tips on how to get inventory right and how to evaluate your food and pour costs. Ian will examine the best ordering practices from our clients. Finally, he’ll share some case studies showing how well designed inventory control can uncover hidden losses from over-pouring and lost sales that will result in several thousand dollars of extra profit every month.

Want Engaged Attendees? First, Do Your Homework

MeetingsNet

Three planning veterans discuss how content should drive the host organization’s meeting agenda, not the other way around. Meeting the challenge of attracting more people to events and having them come back for more comes down to strategic content development.

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New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center President Named Tourism Newsmaker by New Orleans CityBusiness

Exhibitor Magazine

NEW ORLEANS � New Orleans CityBusiness, a weekly business newspaper, has named Michael J. Sawaya, Convention Center President, as one of New Orleans'. Venues and Destinations

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Friday Faves for Wedding & Event Planners

The Planner's Lounge

Welcome to our Friday Favorites! Every couple of weeks we share some of our favorite articles from around the web that we find interesting or will help you succeed in your wedding planning business. Price Fixing and Collusion in the Wedding Industry {Think Splendid}. Exclusive: ‘Love Is Blind’ Star Jessica Batten’s Romantic Elopement in Santa Barbara {Brides}. 11 Outdated Wedding Trends to Remove From Your Vision Board, According to Planners {Martha Stewart}.

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Convention-Rideshare Concept Benefits Attendees, Sponsors

MeetingsNet

A new company has launched in Las Vegas that provides sponsored transportation to convention attendees. Pop-Up Rideshare officially launched in Las Vegas this week with a unique business model: It’s selling sponsorship opportunities to companies that want to target attendees at a specific conference.

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Maximize Your Profit Margins

Speaker: Shawn Imbeault and Geoff Loukes, Sculpture Hospitality

In the past year, we've learned that maximizing margins can determine whether your restaurant stays afloat when times get hard. Join Shawn Limbeault and Geoff Loukes, in this master class that will take you through the best practices of maximizing your margins, From FOH to BOH.

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15 Virtual Party Ideas That Everyone Will Want to Attend

Eventbrite

Most of us know how to throw a backyard barbecue or a Friday-afternoon happy hour with our co-workers, but organizing a virtual party involves a different set of skills.

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Are Mobile Event Apps Worth it For Your Next Event?

Pathable

Learn why mobile apps are worth investing in for your next event by discovering the specific benefits to attendees and event planners alike. The post Are Mobile Event Apps Worth it For Your Next Event? appeared first on Pathable. Event Planning event technology Hybrid Event

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7 Best Event Marketing Tools You’ll Wish You’d Tried Yesterday

Eventbrite

Are you in the process of planning an event and feeling overwhelmed by all the work that needs to be done to let others know about it? Relax!

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Restaurant Management Masterclass

Speaker: Harlan Scott, Founder of Harlan Scott Hospitality and Industry Restaurant

Due first to necessary staffing cuts, extreme safety protocols, and now the need to rehire against outsized government stimulus, unemployment benefits and wage requirements, managing and staffing have become the most urgent conversation in restaurants today. This, adding on to the lynch-pin management style restaurants often have, has made restaurant cultures more vulnerable and volatile than ever. If your restaurant is suffering from cut staff, low morale, or ineffective training, you've come to the right place. Join Harlan Scott of Harlan Scott Hospitality, learn how to get back in control of your restaurant and your operation back on autopilot.

Improve Networking Opportunities at Conferences

Pathable

Conferences can be a great networking opportunity, but networking comes with challenges. Learn how to improve the entire networking process. The post Improve Networking Opportunities at Conferences appeared first on Pathable. Event Planning event technology Hybrid Event

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9 Best Scavenger Hunt Ideas for Adults

Eventbrite

Let us guess — the last time you participated in a scavenger hunt was likely when you were a child, checking locations or hidden items off a lengthy list. Now that you’re an adult, a scavenger hunt can be an interesting way to explore a neighborhood or city, even if it’s an area that you […].

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Best and Worst Airports Revealed

MeetingsNet

The latest ranking of North American airports by J.D. Power includes three top facilities in Florida, two in California. If the airport closest to your home or your upcoming meetings is in Minneapolis, Tampa, or Indianapolis, count your blessings. Those facilities get top scores in the J.D.