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13 Original Swag Bag Ideas to Thrill Your Attendees

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Want to give your attendees a swag bag that really stands out? Use these swag ideas to bring your event brand to life. The post 13 Original Swag Bag Ideas to Thrill Your Attendees appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Event Planning & Promotion Attendee Experience Branding Swag

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How to enable Verizon free call filtering

Conferences that Work

Verizon is now offering free call filtering, but enabling it can be incredibly frustrating! Many reviews complain that, after downloading the Verizon Call Filter app, no option for the free version appears. Instead, you are only offered a free 10-day trial or the option to purchase a monthly subscription. Here’s how to activate the free version of Verizon Call Filter I found these instructions buried in a comment on the wonderful TidBITS website, posted by Paul7.

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Your Event’s Complete Social Media Advertising Calendar

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To catch attention in an event-goer’s feed, your social media posts need to be compelling — and frequent. But that doesn’t mean you need to post every hour on every platform. Whether you’re using paid or organic social media posts, use this calendar to promote your event most successfully.

Event Planning Skills: 32 Tactics to Advance your Career in 2019


Do you have what it takes to make it in the event industry? If you answered “yes” based solely on your event management skills, you might be surprised to know that our international group of experts didn’t rank that quality as number one in terms of importance.

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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.

Global Meetings Industry Day: Growing Our Industry Forward, a Leadership Perspective – #EventIcons Episode 159

Endless Events

A couple of weeks ago, #EventIcons was all about Meetings Mean Business , the coalition behind Global Meetings Industry Day. As one of the most important days of the year for the event business, GMID joins professionals from across six continents and over forty countries in events all over the world.

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Diversity and Accessibility – the Coefficients of Inclusion

Event Leadership Institute

As Event Leaders it is on us to ensure that any person attending an event will have the same experience – a sizable challenge – but when has our Industry ever shied away from an opportunity to be the voice.

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How to Plan a Corporate Event [A Quick Guide for Beginners]


Event Planning

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Tech Tuesday: Why the Handheld Scanner Will Never Die


With beacon and UHF technologies on the rise, many have started to wonder if handheld scanners will continue to have a place in the industry.

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Two-thirds of hospitality managers expecting an increase in employee absence this Easter

Event Industry News

As the hospitality industry kick-starts its preparations for a busy Easter season, almost two-thirds (65 per cent) of managers in the sector are bracing themselves for an increase in unexpected absences compared to a normal working week, revealed a new Censuswide survey on behalf of HR and payroll provider MHR. .

Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

9 Clever Event Ideas University Students Will Love and Share


On-campus events play an important role in shaping the social and intellectual fabric of your university’s campus. But if you want to draw a crowd, you’ll need to look beyond lectures, study groups, and job fairs. Make your on-campus event stand out with these Instagram-worthy event ideas: Craft workshops and cooking classes Host a workshop […]. The post 9 Clever Event Ideas University Students Will Love and Share appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

How to Map Your Attendees' Needs


There’s one thing that will always stay the same, no matter how much the planning industry will change in the future: Successful event professionals are always considering their attendees’ needs and motivations

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Arne Sorenson’s Approach to Corporate Social Responsibility

PCMA Convene

The premise of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is simple: If corporations are going to make a profit, they also have a social responsibility to make a difference, too.

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Takeaways from EDI Empresario Startup Summit 2019

Hubilo Blog

Having powered various entrepreneurial events, corporate events as well as incentive travel events, Hubilo has diverse event software solutions for all business events.

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Blazing New Trails in Esports: The Life of a Live Events Strategist


You’ve no doubt heard many stories about the power of experience design and how it can change the trajectory of events. However, you probably haven’t heard how it can drastically change the trajectory of someone’s career. Until now. Meet Taylor Ward. Taylor’s story doesn’t begin like most event or meeting professionals.

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Events Industry Council announces new Chief Executive Officer appointment

Event Industry News

The Events Industry Council (EIC) announced today that they have appointed a new Chief Executive Officer after a global executive search process. . An extensive global search was led by executive search firm Vetted Solutions who worked collaboratively with London-based Saxton Bampfylde in partnership with SmithBucklin, EIC’s association management company. The search resulted in a pool of more than 50 highly qualified potential candidates from around the world.

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So You Think You Want to Be an Event Planner?


Event planning continues to be one of the most stressful jobs you can have. So, the question remains, why do it? There are long days and long nights. There is a certain thrill that comes with planning an event. As it gets closer and closer, the days begin to blur.

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dmg events to launch new transport event in Mozambique

Event Industry News

Mozambique Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2019 to run in Maputo 13 – 14 May. dmg events, a leading international events company, continues to expand its reach in Africa, with the continent proving essential to the company’s growth plans. The burgeoning transport sector is the latest to see a new launch from the company, with Mozambique Ports and Rail Evolution Forum 2019 set to take place in Maputo in May this year.

Lumi Middle East delivers a full end-to-end solution for its clients.

Lumi Global

Dubai is a land of superlatives – it has the world’s tallest building in the 830m, 160-storey Burj Khalifa, and one of the world’s largest shopping malls in the Dubai mall.