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The Ultimate Guide to Corporate Event Planning


As Peter Drucker once said, “Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.” When organising a successful party or a business meeting for one of the most demanding category of event-goers, corporate staff, you need a well-laid-out plan.

What I learned from organizing my first hackaton

Gallus Events

The Homeless Hackathon in Glasgow took place on the weekend (as Hackathons tend to do) of the 13/15 April at the brilliant Citizen M hotel. I organised the event from start to finish and it’s been added to the ever growing list of over 700 events that I can put my name next to.

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Product Update: Reaching New Milestones


Over this past quarter, we’ve been developing some exciting features in our event app platform so that event planners can delight and engage attendees securely and effortlessly.

Happy Administrative Professionals Day!


Happy Administrative Professionals Day! Administrative workers definitely deserve recognition and appreciation for the important role they play in organizations all around the world in every country.

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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.

The Rise of Moment Marketing in Events [Free Report]


Moment Marketing is one of the most important trends shaping events in 2018. Learn all about it in this new report. Moment Marketing is the latest trend taking the event industry by storm.

How AR and VR Can Enhance Your Next Event


Augmented reality and virtual reality are two of the biggest buzzwords in the technology industry right now, and for good reason. The technology, although not brand new, is developing rapidly and has huge potential to impact nearly every industry.

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6 Planning Reminders That Will Save Your Next Event


While it’s always with good intention to try and plan your event to go perfectly, things WILL happen. We recommend accepting it now, taking a big breath and letting go of the idea of a totally seamless event. That said, we’ve highlighted the six basic reminders you’ll need to help make your next event a little bit more foolproof! event planning event registration conference

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The Future of Volunteerism: Meeting the Expectations of Today's & Tomorrow's Volunteers


More than ever, members of today's younger generations want to engage in volunteer activities that allow them to make a difference. But what are they looking for and what do they expect? And how do those expectations impact the direction of volunteerism in the future? Here are just a few tips on how event planners can be ready for the volunteers of today and tomorrow. Use sustainable practices.

Two Ways to Tame Your Inbox

PCMA Convene

Miguel Neves, CMP. We’re inundated with emails — in the time it took you to open this article, you probably received a few new messages. But according to Miguel Neves, CMP, head chef at digital engagement firm Social Media Chefs, that’s all about to change.

The Top 5 Reasons Event Organizers Should Offer Professional Networking At Events in 2018


Professional networking has become an important staple in today's business world. Gone are the days of gathering business cards and putting them in a Rolodex to save them until a favor is needed. Networking now involves staying connected via social media, exchanging information, promoting products and services, and searching for career opportunities.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

#MeToo Movement Has a Huge Impact on Events

Connect Your Meetings

#MeToo has become an all-too-daily topic on news channels. It’s inspired celebrities and public figures to unite in adopting a dress code for Hollywood events. And it’s been the impetus for widespread movements around the world. Sexual harassment and assault certainly isn’t a new issue, but the way we’re talking about it is. The movement swept social media in October 2017, when actress Alyssa Milano fired off a tweet that sparked a major conversation about sexual misconduct.

How Long Should Your Event Sessions Really Last?


If event planners could see the future, they'd never have to worry about keynote addresses dragging on or expert panels running too short. They would know exactly how to time their events for maximum audience engagement. Event Experience

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