Mon.Jun 14, 2021

Why our meetings are still full of lectures

Conferences that Work

Why are our meetings still full of lectures? Well, listen to and consider this June 11, 2021 quote from New York City Mayoral frontrunner Eric Adams : [link]. With new technology of remote learning, you don’t need school children to be in a school building with a number of teachers.

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What’s New in Tampa Bay: 10+ Awesome Restaurants, Bars, and More

UNATION

Do you own a business in Tampa Bay? Convert fans and followers into customers this summer! Learn more. If you’re looking for something new in Tampa Bay , look no further! Our city is growing and we understand that sometimes it’s hard to keep up.

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Sweets and the City: Godiva Deploys a Retro Pink Truck to ‘Deliver Happiness’ to New Yorkers

Event Marketer

Right now, Godiva figures we could all use some good cheer—and chocolate.

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Best Happy Hours in Winter Park

UNATION

Oh, happy hour! Is there anything better than getting off work and enjoying drinks with friends? We don’t think so! In fact, we love happy hour so much we’ve created a list of the best happy hours in Winter Park for you to enjoy.

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Payment Optimization & PCI Solutions: Combining Offense and Defense With a Single Provider

Speaker: P. Andrew Sjogren, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Very Good Security and Matt Doka, Co-Founder and CTO of Fivestars

In this webinar, our esteemed panelists will discuss using Zero Data as the defense and payment optimization as the offense. A startup will have a well-rounded security approach that enables them to get to market sooner, grow their business faster, and minimize costs for both security and compliance.

End Game: How Event Marketers are Keeping Attendees from Leaving Early

Event Marketer

Breaking down the psychology of event engagement.

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Sampling is Back: Get a Taste of the Impossible Food Truck Tour

Event Marketer

Aimed at meat eaters, the sampling activation is available as a walk-up or drive-up experience. On the menu: mini, plant-based Hawaiian kabobs.

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Father’s Day in Houston – Ways To Show Dad Your Appreciation!

UNATION

It’s almost that special day of the year where we honor our old man. A day where the corny dad jokes get a pass and anything dad wants, he gets. That’s right – it’s time to celebrate Father’s Day. Celebrating Father’s Day in Houston can be pretty exciting. We live in a city full of life.

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Upcoming GuideTalk – Providing Value to Sponsors with Guidebook 6|27

Guidebook

Sponsors play a critical role in many events. Through revenue, content, and dialog, sponsors contribute to the overall success of events large and small. . As the events landscape continues to evolve – so must sponsorship opportunities.

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10 Swag Bag Ideas Sure To Delight Event Goers

Bizzaboo

As you gear up for in-person events, you might be wondering what modern swag bag ideas will still work. Swag bags might not be the main reason for professionals to gather together—but they sure can stir up delight, conversations, and talk on social media.

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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.

7 Easy and Scenic Hikes in South Austin

UNATION

When most people think of Texas cities, hiking is not typically at the top of the list of stuff to do. We are so thankful in Austin to have some solid hiking paths, though!

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Carpocalypse: How to Prepare for Rental Car and Rideshare Price Surge

Smart Meetings

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Automatically Recording When Emails Are Sent

Caterease

The post Automatically Recording When Emails Are Sent appeared first on Caterease. Touch Management

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Best Coffee Shops in Winter Park

UNATION

Coffee is the most important meal of the day, at least we think so, and we know Orlando has so many amazing coffee shops to check out! We headed a little north of downtown Orlando to scope out the best coffee shops in Winter Park, so next time you’re there you can pick a spot and grab a cup.

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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.

How to Launch Successful Hybrid Events with Virtual & In-Person Components

Socio Events

It seems like almost yesterday when life, as we knew it, dramatically changed. Along with discovering new ways to work, companies had to creatively reinvent how they conducted business in order to stay afloat and weather the tough times.

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Edmonton Rock Fest is Back to Celebrate its 10th Anniversary!

Trixstar

The Rock and Roll Society of Edmonton is very excited to welcome back Edmonton Rock Fest on Saturday, August 14th, celebrating its milestone 10th Anniversary.

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We go live on Six Rivers Media in Northeast Tennessee

Evvnt

As we go live on Six Rivers Media, LLC a multi-media company locally grown and owned in Northeast Tennessee.

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New and Renovated: It’s All in the Details

Smart Meetings

The Beatrice , Providence, Rhode Island. The 47-room boutique hotel opens in downtown Providence this summer, named after the hotelier’s mother and honoring her dedication to the city with a discerning and philanthropic spirit.

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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.

We go live on the Savannah Business Journal, Georgia

Evvnt

As we push this site live we are looking forward to seeing more business event submissions here in Savannah, Georgia – Savannah Business Journal [link]. The post We go live on the Savannah Business Journal, Georgia appeared first on Evvnt. Blog News & Media

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8 Smart Moves in NYC, Los Angeles and Maui

Smart Meetings

William Cutillo and Cristina Dalal. Cutillo is general manager and Dalal is director of sales for Graduate Roosevelt Island in New York City. Before Graduate Roosevelt, Cutillo was general manager for Paramount Hotel in New York City.

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Adams Media Publishing goes group wide – serving 34 million people

Evvnt

One of the few but great privately owned family news media publishers Adams Media Publishing (APG) goes live across it’s full portfolio of sites with Evvnt Discovery, Self Transact Ticketing and Event Marketing services with @Evvnt.

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New and Renovated: It’s All in the Details

Smart Meetings

The Beatrice , Providence, Rhode Island. The 47-room boutique hotel opens in downtown Providence this summer, named after the hotelier’s mother and honoring her dedication to the city with a discerning and philanthropic spirit.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

16 Breathtaking Winery Wedding Venues in California

Milestone Events Group

When it comes to planning your wedding, the venue is perhaps the most important decision you’ll make. Luckily, California is filled with hundreds of jaw-dropping winery wedding venues that will make your day smooth and seamless while entertaining your guests in a gorgeous setting.

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Point of View: Marie Townshend

IEM

Marie Townshend. Conferences and Operations Manager at British Occupational Hygiene Society. link]. As part of our commitment to championing the industry, we are talking to people about their careers and what IEM means to them.

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Three Ways to Deploy Video for Your Event

Hubb

There is a lot to video, especially as we move into hybrid events. For virtual attendees, video is how your audience will consume the majority of your event. For your live attendees, unless your event is a networking dinner or gala, the same could be true for them.

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5 tips to throw a virtual birthday party for your employees

SevenEvents

even though covid-19 has forced us to spend time away from our families and friends, not being in the same room as them doesn’t have to stop us from enjoying memorable moments together.

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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.

Bristol City Council allows Sequences Festival amid noise fears

Event Industry News

An open-air music festival has been given permission to go ahead after its organiser agreed to adhere to 112 strict conditions and volume monitoring. Bristol City Council made the decision after considering complaints about the plans from nearby residents.

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5 tips to throw a virtual birthday party for your employees

SevenEvents

even though covid-19 has forced us to spend time away from our families and friends, not being in the same room as them doesn’t have to stop us from enjoying memorable moments together.

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4 Things to Consider When Choosing Your Wedding Accessories

EventSource

Once you have found your dress, it’s time to start thinking about what accessories you will wear on the day. While this may seem simple, the wrong accessories can completely throw off your look, or worse, make you uncomfortable on your wedding day.

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