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What are BEOs and Why do Event Pros need them?

Planning Pod

If you’re an event planner or other event professional who has ever wondered what a BEO is or why event pros need them, keep reading.

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Are Your Events Truly Inclusive?

EventMB

Skift Take: To make your events truly inclusive, representation alone will not do it. They must reflect the diversity of your world. Andrea Doyle Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings. Diversity and Inclusion diversity events gender generations inclusion neuro-inclusivity neurodiversity pronoun

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15 Benefits of Incorporating Virtual Elements in Your In-Room Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Lumi Global

Annual general meetings (AGMs) are a critical part of corporate governance, providing a forum for shareholders to voice their opinions and ask questions about the company's performance.

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New Whitepaper: Sustainability in the Events Industry

Eventscase Blog

The events industry is no exemption to the sustainability challenge. As technology revolutionises different processes within the event management lifecycle, and as pressure for event organisers to “go green” intensifies, how does an ideal event look like in 2023 and in the years to come?

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Download 7 Exceptional Event Email Templates for Driving Attendee Engagement

Write winning event emails in minutes! Relying on decades of social science research and more recent behavioral data, we’ll show you the science-backed methods to creating a wildly successful event-marketing email campaign for almost any situation. Download the eBook today!

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THE EVENT STRATEGIST’S GUIDE TO 2023 EXPERIENCE PLANNING

Event Marketer

The industry has experienced a seismic shift. Mastering the new event landscape requires recalibrating the role of content, aligning attendee expectations, leveraging design as an engagement tool and embracing an audience-specific mindset. Complete this form to download the full report.

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Tip to improve breakout gallery walks

Conferences that Work

In a typical in-person conference breakout session, participants divide into small groups to discuss one or more topics. Each group records members’ thoughts and ideas on one or more sheets of flipchart paper.

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New year, new team? Innovative ideas to kick-off 2023.

Expo Pass

No matter your business, it all comes down to great teams. The better your team, the more effective you’ll be in reaching your business goals. So it’s no surprise that creating events that improve team bonding will be an essential part of your 2023. .

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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Are Good for Your Meetings (and Business)

Smart Meetings

Following the events of George Floyd’s tragic death in 2020, meetings industry organizations have been actively seeking to engage in the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) discussion. In doing so many businesses seek outside help to create an inclusive and diverse work environment.

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Emerald Acquires Third Female-Led Company in the Past Year 

EventMB

Skift Take: Emerald has acquired its third female-led company in the past year. With diversity, equity, and inclusion a focus, 50 percent of Emerald’s leadership team identifies as female and 20 percent as a person of color. — Andrea Doyle Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings Business News

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A Master's Guide to B2B: How Listening to Your Customers Can Grow Your Business

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate

Improved marketing conversion, happy customers, and faster growth - that’s only three things that can be accomplished by just listening to your customers. Customer feedback is an extremely invaluable tool to keeping retention high, attracting new business, and improving the general operations of your business. The question is - how do you capture all this? Join Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation & Michele Bettinazzi, Customer Experience Manager at PeakMade Real Estate, for this essential discussion on the ins and outs of brokering the optimal customer interaction.

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Why Emotional Intelligence is Vital to High-Performing Teams

Best Corporate Events

In business as in sports, high-performing teams aren’t built on talent alone.

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USAA Activates a Museum-like Historical Timeline at the Army-Navy Game

Event Marketer

Fans walked through a portal displaying key moments in Army-Navy game history, and “into the future.” ” As the presenting sponsor of the Army-Navy football game since 2009, USAA never approaches each year’s game-day experiential activation the same way. But the 2022 matchup on Dec.

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Meeting Planners Travel Report: United CEO Says Chaos Will Continue

Smart Meetings

United Airlines CEO Says Airline Chaos Will Continue In a Q4 earnings call, United Airlines CEO Scott Kirby said that operational collapses like Southwest Airlines’ recent fall from grace will continue given the state of the industry after Covid. “We

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Elevating the Business Events Industry Starts With Advocacy

EventMB

Skift Take: Tommy Goodwin, vice president, Government Affairs for the Exhibitions & Conferences Alliance, discusses the value and power of advocacy for the meetings industry. Skift Meetings Studio Team Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings Podcast

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Negative Reviews & Online Feedback Happens - But Where Do You Go From Here?

Speaker: Adam Dorfman, Head of Product Growth at Reputation and Jeremy Shubitz, Director of Marketing at Bosley

Responding to online negative feedback can be challenging. What should you say? What should you not say? Should you even respond? In today's, your customers will be not only your biggest advocates but also your biggest critics. However, negative feedback can offer actionable insights to build a stronger product and customer experience.

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Where do You Draw Event Inspiration?

Endless Events

As an event professional, you likely rely on some degree of creativity and inspiration to design events, drive innovation, and make your mark on the attendee experience.

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How Community Data Informed Reddit’s First Experiential Space at CES

Event Marketer

A digital crystal ball installation positioned at the center of the space offered predictions on topics from gaming to transportation.

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AGF reveal The World’s Greenest Festivals

Event Industry News

AGF (A Greener Festival) is the leader in helping events, festivals and venues globally to become greener.

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Are Your Business Meetings Truly Accessible?

EventMB

Skift Take: Accessibility is a buzzword in the business events industry but is there a true effort to ensure all attendees, including people with disabilities, can participate?

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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.

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Trade Show Booth Ideas for Small Budget

Tigris Events

[…] The post Trade Show Booth Ideas for Small Budget appeared first on Leading the Canadian Industry in Dynamic Event Staffing, Event Planning & Experiential Marketing.

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Hosting a Valentine’s Day Event? Consider These Five Ideas

Event Marketer

If you’re activating around Valentine’s Day this year, there’s still time to steal a few ideas that’ll give your event a little extra oomph. And we’re here to spread the love.

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Maverick Live are thrilled to announce the appointment of three key hires to kick off 2023!

Event Industry News

Vicky Cruse (Senior Event Producer), Lucy Russell (Event Producer) and Cathryn Rigby (Accounts & HR Manager) have all joined the thriving Warrington based start-up. Vicky boasts a 10-year events background, most recently delivering global events in Singapore, Dubai, New York, and London.

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Marriott Properties Go Live With Instant Booking on Groups360

EventMB

Skift Take: Booking meeting space online has tempted planners for a long time; it is now a reality. With Marriott becoming the first major hotel brand to offer instant booking on Groups360, this could soon become the standard way of booking small meetings.

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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.

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Special Events State of the Industry 2022: Part 4

Special Events

A look at the state of sustainability in the event industry

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Fiery Flavors and Upcycled Fare: Inside 2023’s Top Culinary Trends

Event Marketer

Culinary forecasts from the National Restaurant Association and McCormick are fresh out of the oven and chock-full of trends that could add some sizzle to event F&B in the year ahead.

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The Best Time to Post on Social Media for Events

Eventbrite

Find out the best length & time to post on each network for your social media event marketing, according to the experts at Buffer. Event marketing Social media marketing

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Volcanic Activity Illuminates Renewal on the Island of Hawaii

EventMB

Skift Take: Organizers seeking a big draw destination with a fusion of natural phenomena and meaningful corporate social responsibility programs, will find an array of new choices on the Island of Hawaii. Louise Felsher Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings.

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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.

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Forget Work & Life Balance: Why It’s All About Integration Right Now

Special Events

Why balancing work and personal life can't be separate realms

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State of the industry snapshot

Event Marketer

If it feels like you’re doing a lot more with a lot less—you’re right. Event marketers have always been masters of working on lean budgets and fast-paced timelines, but as events make their comeback and event teams set their sights on 2023, budgets and resources appear to be tighter than ever.

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10 Steps to Build a Successful Event PR Strategy

Eventbrite

PR is critical to event promotion success. Get press coverage with a smart event PR strategy that increases interest and attendance. Event marketing News

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