Mon.Aug 02, 2021

Do they want to be here?

Conferences that Work

We’re at a workshop, conference, or session. Do I want to be here? Do they want to be here? Sometimes we simply don’t. Swap the perspective. Now, y ou are leading a workshop, conference, or session.

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Everything we learned from in-person events around the world. Including the Olympics!

Expo Pass

Maybe it’s the Olympics, maybe it’s the Bill Murray in Cannes meme , but we’re pumped to see international events bounce back these past few weeks. Just a year ago the Olympics weren’t even on the table, not by a longshot.

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How Major Fall Conferences are Betting on the Return of In-person Attendance

Event Marketer

This fall, major user conferences, trade shows, music festivals and other gatherings are banking on attendees being ready to return to in-person events. For some, it’s a return to business as usual, with the events looking and feeling as they did in fall 2019.

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8 Places to Celebrate Your 21st Birthday in Houston!

UNATION

If you’re celebrating your birthday in Houston but don’t know where to spend your special day, you’ve come to the right place! Houston nightlife has something for everyone, including so many fun, lively bars that would be perfect for your 21 st.

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Mobile Tours: Wyman’s Kicks off a Brand Marketing Push with a Local Sampling Campaign

Event Marketer

At each stop, consumers can try a free 2.3-ounce sample of Wyman’s Just Fruit Cups product. The average consumer can’t distinguish between wild and cultivated blueberries, if they recognize that there are two types at all.

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August Local Love List: 10 Must-Visit Businesses in Tampa Bay

UNATION

We’re all about this August local love list! Come along with us to visit our local love list with 10 awesome businesses in Tampa Bay that are a must to check out! If you’re wanting to find new places in Tampa Bay that are growing, this list will be your bff!

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Where Does #EventTech Go from Here?

SmartMeetings

A historical context of the #eventtech explosion can help us guess. It goes without saying that the last year has been…long. And yet it also seems only yesterday that pots were being banged at 7 p.m. and Italian tenors were singing “Nessun Dorma” to their apartment blocks in lockdown.

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August National Wellness Month: Health and Fitness in Orlando

UNATION

August is National Wellness Month, which means it’s time to focus on self-care, managing stress, and promoting healthy routines. We’re here to help you create wholesome habits that will make you feel better. There are so many spots for health and fitness in Orlando.

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Humor Association Gets Down to Funny Business

Convene by PCMA

2021 Association for Applied and Therapeutic Humor Virtual Conference. Date: April 29 – May 1, 2021. Type: Virtual. Website: aath.org. Attendees: more than 150. Carmen Segovia illustration.

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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.

Self-Guided Haunted Bar Crawl in St. Augustine

UNATION

Many of us have enjoyed a bar crawl or two, but have you ever tried a haunted bar crawl? Head down to St. Augustine and embark on a self-guided haunted bar crawl as you explore some of the most haunted bars in the city. Be sure to keep an eye out for any paranormal activity! Scarlett O'Hara's.

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5 Ways to Increase your Webinar Attendance Rate

Nunify

Increase your Webinar attendance rate with smart strategies that go a long way and saves you the time and effort it takes to skyrocket those lurking prospects. A perfect plan and a jaw-dropping presentation go in vain if the webinar attendance rate drops to a point of embarrassment.

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5 Houston Hidden Gems You Just Can’t Miss

UNATION

Think you’ve seen all that Houston has to offer? Think again! You may have seen the Water Wall more times than you can count, or maybe the Natural History Museum is old news. But there are still so many Houston hidden gems to explore.

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Hybrid Board Meeting ‘Was Like a Zoom Extravaganza’

Convene by PCMA

For the first fully hybrid National Association of REALTORS® Board of Directors meeting on May 14, the leadership met together in Chicago, while around 800 directors were remote. Photos courtesy NAR).

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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.

12 Raleigh Breweries Perfect for Grabbing a Pint

UNATION

Summertime = hanging out at our favorite breweries! These breweries are perfect regardless if you’re looking to catch up with your crew, wind down after a long day at work, or for some weekend fun. Keep scrolling to see some of our favorite Raleigh breweries!

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9 Smart Moves in NYC, San Francisco and More

Smart Meetings

John Sklencar. Sklencar is sales development manager for etc.venues USA in New York City. Sklencar previously was national sales manager for Choose Chicago’s Northeast region.

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Bottoms Up: Your Guide To Bottomless Mimosas In Pittsburgh!

UNATION

Nothing goes better at breakfast and brunch than orange juice, and it’s citrusy, delicious there’s nothing that could make brunch even better, right? Champagne can and Pittsburgh is the place for you and your gal pals or a Sunday brunch with the guys, to grab some bottomless mimosas.

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The Crucial Element to Organizing a Successful Career Fair

b2match

The core of any career fair is networking. Universities want to build their network with top organizations, and companies want to fill their talent gap now and in the future.

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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.

Top 5 Kid-Friendly Restaurants In South Austin You Need To Check Out

UNATION

We spend a lot of time sharing our favorite bars and thrilling activities, but we also know a thing or two about what the kids enjoy doing around Austin. So here we are serving you a list of our favorite restaurants that have kids activities, and alcoholic beverages for you.

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Cheers to that!

Special Events

Penfolds hosted a virtual event for the launch of their newest wines, their California Collection

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5+ Great Places to Grab Dessert in Deep Ellum

UNATION

Hi Dallas! Are you looking for the perfect dessert place in Deep Ellum to satisfy your sweet tooth? There is nothing like grabbing a sweet treat on a hot day… or a cold day. Or really, any day for that matter! We’ve complied a list of our favorite dessert places in Deep Ellum for you.

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13 Networking Activities for Your Next Corporate Event

Eventbrite

Don’t let attendees talk about the weather. Come to the rescue with these corporate icebreakers and networking activities that will build connections among attendees. Resources and Tools Attendees Event Design Event Surveys Facebook LinkedIn Sli.do

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Our Guide to the 5 Best Seafood Spots in Ponte Vedra

UNATION

A growing trend in cuisine is seafood dishes! We’ve all loved it for so long, but it seems like wherever we turn, there are new twists and takes on traditional seafood dishes. Ponte Vedra is a great location for seafood since it’s right on the beach in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Creating User Passwords and Using Active Directory

Caterease

The post Creating User Passwords and Using Active Directory appeared first on Caterease. Setup

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Top Staycation Accommodations In and Around Raleigh

UNATION

If you’re anything like us, you’re dying for a quick vacay, but don’t have the time to go somewhere far. Lucky for us, Raleigh is home to some great hotels perfect for a quick weekend getaway! Check out some of our favorite staycation accommodations in and around Raleigh!

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COVID-19 Didn’t Slow Columbus Down

Smart Meetings

Plan with Confidence. While meetings and conventions took a pause in 2020 due to the pandemic, Columbus didn’t stop working to ensure that when the time came to return to in-person meetings, planners and attendees had all the tools they needed for a successful event.

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A Masterclass in Restaurant Digital Transformation

Speaker: Jay Coldren, Alex Barrow, and Greer Kimsey, Street Sense Team

Behaviorists say it takes 21 days to solidify a habit. 365 days of quarantine later, it's safe to say that our customers will be keeping some quarantine habits. At the center of these habits is the digital world: online ordering, advertising, booking, reviewing, etc. It will become essential for restaurants to create omni-channel experiences for customers, and to market them effectively. Join Jay Coldren and his team in this masterclass to learn the tactics for dominating the digital restaurant sphere.

4 Best Spots for Breakfast & Brunch in Fleming Island

UNATION

Fleming Island is known to be one of the best places to live in the Jacksonville, Florida area. It’s a beautiful suburb near the water with lots of different things to do.

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COVID-19 Didn’t Slow Columbus Down

Smart Meetings

Plan with Confidence. While meetings and conventions took a pause in 2020 due to the pandemic, Columbus didn’t stop working to ensure that when the time came to return to in-person meetings, planners and attendees had all the tools they needed for a successful event.

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4 Chic Places to Grab Coffee in Murray Hill

UNATION

Everyone knows that the smell of fresh coffee in the morning is amazing. And for many people, coffee is a ritual. Right after (or before) getting ready for the day, we put on a hot cup of coffee and get a boost of energy. And in Murray Hill, you won’t even have to make that coffee at home!

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