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Getting Paid: 3 Things Event Professionals Need to Know About Payouts

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Events are expensive. You have to cover the upfront costs — like paying vendors and securing a venue — out of pocket. But as tickets are being sold, you can have access to that money so you can pay with less stress. Payouts, which are how you get paid for tickets sold on event management […].

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Digital Distraction: Is this a Problem at Events?


People are looking at their phones constantly. Whenever they walk, eat, go to bed, or attend events, the smartphone always seems to be in their hands. This keeps them from fully experiencing their immediate environment or engaging more with physical reality. Is this a problem for the events industry?

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The 2019 Guide to Event Marketing: Strategies, Ideas, and Examples

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Whether you’re interested in coordinating smaller networking events or large corporate events like conferences, creating an event marketing strategy has serious benefits for your business.

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emc3 introduces new policy to improve mental health wellbeing in the workplace

Event Industry News

It has been widely circulated that employment in the events industry is demanding, and not without reason.

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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.

Family Events: The 5 Questions Parents Need Answered Before Buying

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If you think face painting and balloons are all it takes to attract today’s parents to your events — think again. There are too many options to choose from,” says Scary Mommy and Today Show Parents Contributor Melanie Forstall Lemoine. “If

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5 Fundamentals to Running A Successful Free Event


Running a free event? Learn how to tackle sponsorship, budgets, managing volunteers, minimise no–shows, venue sourcing and free event promotion ideas. The post 5 Fundamentals to Running A Successful Free Event appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

Ripples and Chandon partner to launch world’s first global interactive cocktail experience

Event Industry News

Ripples, the revolutionary beverage-top (bev-top) media platform, today announced that it has partnered with sparkling wine producer, Chandon, part of Moët Hennessy Group, leader in luxury wines and spirits. .

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5 Steps to Accelerate Sales Velocity from Events with HubSpot


Marketing professionals are often looking to improve their events strategy and find the tools and resources that can give them the best return on their hard work. atEvent CEO, Uzair Dada was recently asked to contribute to this subject matter for the HubSpot blog.

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How Online Donations Can Shape Your Fundraising Event Strategy


When a fire strikes an iconic building, images of the destruction spread rapidly through social media.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Event Coordinator vs. Event Planner: What’s the Difference?

Master the Event

The post Event Coordinator vs. Event Planner: What’s the Difference? appeared first on mastertheevent.com. event planning Events

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Influencer Series: Liz King on Video Marketing for Planners Q&A


Liz King Caruso is a thought leader in the events industry who works with other industry professionals to plan conferences, product launches, build audiences, engage online audiences, and improve other aspects of a company’s event.

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Crystal Interactive opens new European office in Düsseldorf

Event Industry News

Crystal Interactive , a leading audience engagement specialist based in the UK, has boosted its presence in Europe with the opening of a new office in Düsseldorf, Germany.

Behavioral Science In Event Design: #EventIcons Episode 165

Endless Events

We’re about to get down to the nitty and gritty of behavioral science in event design! This topic will probably send every event professional into overdrive. At the end of the day, events are all about people. Events are about changing behaviors.

New event space, Exhibition London reveals first look at interior

Event Industry News

As developments take shape at anticipated new event space, Exhibition London, organisers release architectural renders showcasing plans for the interior of the Grade II listed Dimco East building.

How to Use Virtual Reality to Engage More Your Attendees


It’s already here. Athletes use it to improve their techniques. Medical students employ it to practice complex surgeries. Army professionals engage in it to test different combat strategies

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AO Technology launches next level drone ‘Light Experiences’ for events

Event Industry News

Innovative entertainment lighting company AO Technology is taking drone technology to the next level with advanced software that facilitates the display of bespoke, spectacularly choreographed, volumetric images in the sky.

Amanda Cox on JW Marriott Marco Island Recent Innovations

Connect Your Meetings

Amanda Cox, director of sales and marketing at JW Marriott Marco Island, is responsible for all top-line revenue results and demand generation for the entire resort, in addition to spearheading the resort’s groundbreaking modernizations. She’s been with Marriott since 2000 [she began her career as an intern back when it was the Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort] and is now in what she calls her third “tour of duty.” Cox says, “I suppose I keep coming back because it’s home.”.

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ICC Wales hits the road with a taste of the great outdoors

Event Industry News

International Convention Centre Wales (ICC Wales) embarked on another epic journey this month, visiting agents and associations around the UK to showcase its natural woodland location as well as deliver a taste of the venue’s Mind, Body and Soul food philosophy.

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7 Reasons Why In-Person Events Can Fuel Your Business Growth

Hubilo Blog

Imagine you are at the movie theatre watching the most talked about “Avengers Endgame” and bam, Tony Stark makes an appearance in person, right next to your seat. You got to love him 3000, isn’t it? Are you getting Goosebumps already? . That’s the power of in-person events.

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Eclipse celebrates 2019 Awards Awards win

Event Industry News

Creative event production company, Eclipse, has won a prestigious industry award for its awe-inspiring approach to event production. Eclipse took home the title for the Best Awards Event Production (on the night) at the 2019 Awards Awards at a glittering ceremony on Friday 17 th May.

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Simple Ways to Rework Your Event Sponsorship Pitch


Are you struggling to find sponsors for your events? Key partnerships can boost your ability to manage and promote your event, but securing them isn’t always easy. Whether you’re looking to grow your exposure or just increase your bottom line, a stellar lineup of sponsors can make planning easier and. The post Simple Ways to Rework Your Event Sponsorship Pitch appeared first on InCharged.

Wer darf mit wem? Diese 3 Fehler sollten Veranstalter beim Business-Matchmaking unbedingt vermeiden


Organisiertes und strukturiertes Matchmaking auf B2B Events ist in der Veranstaltungsindustrie voll angekommen. Sowohl Aussteller, Sponsoren als auch Teilnehmer an Business Veranstaltungen erwarten heute, dass ihr Networking-Erfolg nicht dem Zufall überlassen wird.

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Chili Piper launches new solution allowing event managers to book, manage & track all individual & group meetings at events

Event Industry News

The innovative solution for B2B Event Managers and Field Marketing Managers delivers a broader feature set at less than half the cost of existing solutions and can be deployed in just hours.

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Want Your Event To Be Memorable? Then Don't Forget These 2 Things.


By Paul Campbell (edited by G2Blog). It is often the little things that count the most when making an event memorable. A big budget event with a stellar keynote and The Rolling Stones can still feel a bit underwhelming for attendees if you overlook these two key elements.

[Webinar] Negotiating International Meeting Contracts: Are You Prepared?


Webinar live date: June 13, 2019 at 2pm ET / 11am PT. Earn 1.0 clock hour toward your Certified Meeting Professional certification or re-certification in Domain A: Strategic Planning. For more info on how to get CE credits, click here ! Webinar live date: June 13, 2019 at 2pm ET / 11am PT.

Who Should Meet Whom? The 3 Mistakes Business Matchmaking Organisers Should Avoid at All Costs


Organised and structured matchmaking at B2B events has arrived in a big way in the event industry. Nowadays, exhibitors, sponsors, and participants in business events expect that their networking success will not be left to chance. They want quantifiable results so that they can justify their participation and evaluate the event's level of success for them personally. A dedicated matchmaking platform that facilitates software-based networking and appointments will help them.

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Mobile Giving Just Got A Lot Easier

Click & Pledge

At the heart of any nonprofit organization lies a constant, formidable challenge — raising money. While creativity reigns supreme with all manner of contests, events and promotions created to attract the eyes and ears of supporters, it can still prove difficult for a donor to give.

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Negotiating with Hotels When Sourcing Your Event Venue


What negotiating with hotels boils down to is synchronized value – in other words, you have what they want (occupied guest rooms, meeting space and food and beverage revenue), and they have what you want (a great hotel at a desirable location).