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How to Write an Event Description That Drives Attendance


Your event may be brilliant, but no one else will know that unless you tell them about it first. That’s what a strong and clear description of an event is for. What is an event description?

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How to Use Payouts to Reinvest in Your Events

Picatic by Eventbrite

Your event went on sale and event-goers are eagerly claiming their tickets — some are even buying a few extra for friends or family. Wouldn’t it be nice to use that revenue now rather than wait until your event is over? With Eventbrite, you are in control of the money made from ticket sales, registrations, […]. The post How to Use Payouts to Reinvest in Your Events appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Event Payments Event Payouts Event Revenue

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15 tips for negotiating a venue

Gallus Events

The venue you use is likely to be one of, if not the biggest, expense on your event budget. So any tips to help you secure a better rate are going to useful. So what about 15 tips for negotiating with a venue? . The venue is so important. I love creative spaces!

A Practical Guide on How to Run Sustainable Events


Is your event truly sustainable? Are you measuring the impact your event has on the environment and your local community? Do you want to reduce the negative footprint your conference or trade show has? If you’re even a little concerned about sustainability, then this article is for you.

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.

7 Often Overlooked Event Planning Details


When it comes down to it, event planning is a details game. That’s because there are SO many to keep track of. Between your multiple audiences (vendors, volunteers, attendees, sponsors, staff) and their various needs and’s s enough to make even the most veteran event planner’s head spin!

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Improving Event Staff Communications by 100% at the Academy of Country Music Awards


How do you manage over 95 staff members, over 415 shifts, and over 2000 working hours for an event? Sheri Piecuch Vyfvinkel, Volunteer Manager for the Academy of Country Music, had this very question for organizing the ACM Awards in 2019.

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7 Event Room Layouts that Encourage Networking

EventBank Insights

[link] Planning something as simple as event room layouts can hugely impact attendee engagement. Although it is easily skipped over by organizers, it is key to creating memorable events and rewarding networking.

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GL events to support R&A at The Open, Portrush

Event Industry News

GL events will once again be supporting The Open this summer, providing temporary infrastructure solutions at the 148 th Championship, Royal Portrush, 14 th -21 st July.

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Top 5 Corporate Event Trends for 2019


While it may feel like all business from 9 to 5, corporate events give coworkers and colleagues a chance to bond, brainstorm, and cut loose in a more relaxed and authentic way.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Increase School Pride Using Promotional Items Such as Tents


How to Increase School Pride Using Promotional Items Such as Tents. School pride flows from administrators and teachers to students. When adults don’t show their school pride, you can’t expect young students to express an interest.

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The Conference Buyer’s Guide 2019

Event Industry News

Welcome to this year’s edition of our Conference Buyer’s Guide, the go-to publication for organisers, suppliers, venues and agencies. Within this guide, we reveal the top uses of technology at conferences, 2019’s newest conference spaces and why you should be encouraging wellness in your events.

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The Best Event Apps for Every Type of Event: 2019 Edition


Mobile event apps are no longer a nice to have for big events — they’re expected by attendees. Here are the best event apps to go with. The post The Best Event Apps for Every Type of Event: 2019 Edition appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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the eastside rooms Agrees Partnership with the Events Management Apprenticeship Programme

Event Industry News

The Events Management Apprenticeship Programme (EMAP) Board and the eastside rooms have agreed a partnership that will see the venue become the first official partner of the event industry’s foremost apprenticeship and talent initiative. .

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Do’s and Don’ts of Event Gamification

Hubilo Blog

So far, you have learned about the overall concept of event gamification and its necessity. In order to derive maximum benefits from your event gamification strategy, there are certain guidelines that need to be followed. All the technology released come up with both pros and cons.

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The Best Venues Worldwide – by event professionals for event professionals

Event Industry News

As an event planner finding the right venue can be one of the most time consuming tasks when planning an event and often search platforms and venue websites can make it even harder by not providing you with the right information quickly enough or suggesting venues and hotels that are unsuitable.

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Scenic Wedding Venues to Take Your Breath Away

Unique Venues

Are you searching for a venue that offers a breathtaking background for all of your wedding day pictures? Many of our non-traditional venues offer gorgeous views during each of the four seasons.

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NEC faces angry backlash after agreeing to host “barbaric” exhibitors

Event Industry News

The Great British Shooting Show is scheduled to be at the NEC from 14 th -16 th February 2020, but angry campaigners have condemned the booking of some of its exhibitors. The trade and retail shooting show will showcase a vast range of guns and other weapons alongside hunting equipment for hunting enthusiasts.

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Lessons on Letting Go: Event Pros Share Tips When Replacing Staff

Special Events

Firing staff is a painful part of being a manager, but you can handle the process wisely. Here are expert tips

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Eventbrite left to deal with angry fans after Roxodus Festival’s sudden cancellation

Event Industry News

Scheduled to take place at Edenvale Airport, just north of Toronto from 11 th -13 th July, Roxodus Festival has been unexpectedly cancelled, disappointing thousands of fans. Eventbrite, the event management and ticketing website, has begun issuing refunds, despite being unable to contact the festival organisers. The company behind Roxodus, MF Live, initially cited “tremendously rainy weather” as the reason behind the cancellation.

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5 Ticketing Features To Help Your Museum Prosper

VBO Tickets

Every museum has a unique experience, distinct traits, and most importantly a specific order of operations. Ticketing, one of the many operations, is a significant part of most museums.

The Benefits Gamification Has On Attendee Engagement

Eagle's Flight Corporate Events

Gamification can take many shapes. When thoughtfully implemented, it has the power to transform your event into a fun, engaging, and outcome-driven experience that delivers the ultimate goal for an event planner: happy attendees and stakeholders.

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4 Easy Ways to Use IGTV to Promote Your Fandom Events


Fandom event organizers have plenty of competition these days, so it’s important to get the word out early and often about what makes your show absolutely unmissable!

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How To ‘Ignite’ Future Leaders Through Mentorship


Identifying the best and brightest young talent to lead your organization forward is challenging. That’s why mentorship opportunities are so important.

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Podcast: Jez Paxman from Live Union on the ‘Anatomy of a Delegate’

Event Industry News

On today’s podcast, Jez Paxman, Live Union’s content director, spoke to Event Industry News about the business of creating live events and his recent report, ‘Anatomy of a Delegate’. Today, audiences are very experience-rich and therefore “spoilt by live interactions”. This makes building a memorable and effective event increasingly difficult for agencies like Live Union. Though the team at Live Union mainly deal with B2B events, the difference between B2B and B2C isn’t always that different.

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7 Simple Tips for Tackling Unhealthy Travel Habits

Nth Degree

We all know how hard maintaining a healthy lifestyle can be (Hello, UberEats!). Throw long travel days and multiple days on the road into the mix, and any health routine goes out the window. Trade Shows Events Trade Show Travel

The U.S.-China Tariffs 2019: How Are They Hitting the Event Industry?

Special Events

How are the tariffs affected U.S. and China playing out for the event industry? This chiavari importer shares the numbers

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The Different Types of Events: A Comprehensive List


We know there’s an event for everyone – that’s what makes life so exciting for event planners and attendees alike. From the number of tickets to venue size and budget allocation, every event has its own unique set of requirements. Here’s an introduction to common corporate and social events to get you started. Types of […]. The post The Different Types of Events: A Comprehensive List appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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How to Use Predictive Technology to Anticipate Customers Wants & Needs


You’ve probably heard a lot about big data in the meeting and event industry, and how it is being used in technology to optimize your event budget and time. But did you know that big data can not only help you optimize your events, but also help you understand and even predict your attendees wants and needs? Event Technology featured

Cvent CONNECT 2019 Day 2: Inspiration and Excellence


Another day at Cvent CONNECT 2019 is in the books!

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Cvent CONNECT 2019: Celebrate our Excellence Awards Winners


We are always amazed and inspired by the way our customers use our products to drive success in new, innovative ways at their respective organizations.

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