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Create Engaging and Impactful Workplace Diversity Events

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Diversity pays. According to a 2020 report from What to Become, companies employing an equal number of men and women make up to 41% more in revenue than their less diverse counterparts, and 43% of companies with diverse management show higher profits.

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10 Requirements for an Interactive Hybrid Event

SmartMeetings

Joe Schwinger. While the last year has drastically shifted the way we do everything from socializing and traveling to hosting meetings and events, the meetings industry is currently experiencing another change—the shift from fully virtual to hybrid meetings and events.

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Virtual and hybrid with live event atmosphere

Event Industry News

As we embark on 2021 and the challenges of event restrictions continue, event production company Showcase continues its quest to produce events with a live atmosphere. Creating virtual and hybrid events that people want to watch, be a part of and actually engage with. So how do they do this?

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What Risk Factors Are Top of Mind for Association Event Organizers?

Velvet Chainsaw

We recently convened a roundtable of senior-level conference organizers to discuss risk tolerance and the forces that are shaping their 2021/22 event strategies and decisions.

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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.

10 International Women’s Day Event Ideas

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Since 1911, International Women’s Day has celebrated the achievements and strength of women around the world. Events focused on women are a great way to bring colleagues and organizations together to honor the women of the past, present, and future and learn more about the issues women face today.

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Hybrid Future: How Venues Are Adapting

Endless Events

You read it right – we’re finally tackling the topic of hybrid venues! If you’ve been paying attention to the event trends set to redefine the industry, you’ll know that hybrid is up there with the most relevant.

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18 Virtual Gift Ideas Your Attendees and Partners Will Love

Bizzabo

There are endless ways to surprise and delight your event attendees, speakers, and sponsors in a digital world. If you're planning a virtual event, this list of virtual gift ideas will help inspire you with some ideas to get you started. COVID-19 has completely altered the live events landscape.

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Webinar Hosting 101: From Planning to Post-Production

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With the rise of online events, webinars have become a hugely popular way to teach and learn. Even before the world became more virtual, many event creators were using them to reach audiences across the globe.

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Are You Ready for an Improved Zoom?

SmartMeetings

Meeting professionals have spent the last year learning the quirks and limitations of the now ubiquitous Zoom video streaming platform, but just like almost every other tech, just when you have memorized the short cuts and found work arounds for the most egregious irritants, they come out with automatic “fixes and enhancements.”

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

2021 Event Email Marketing: The 5-Email Roadmap to Success

ePly

When leveraging your event email marketing strategy, there are five types of emails worth sending to maximize your event’s potential and create a proper channel of communication. Think of each email as an opportunity to promote your event , even when attendees are already confirmed.

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Piccles App Draws People Together

PCMA Convene

Piccles, an interactive platform for sharing drawings, works like an online collaborative coloring book where participants create individual drawings that are put together on the app. Images courtesy Piccles). Chris Bent has always had an entrepreneurial streak.

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9 Video Conferencing Tools That’ll Take Your Business Event to the Next Level

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Following the boom in virtual events, many event creators are turning to video conferencing to take their businesses to the next level. From streamlining attendee interaction to increasing your audience range, all while sticking to a budget, there are plenty of reasons why large-scale video conferences are key to growing a business. Plus, video conferencing […].

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Music For Virtual Events With Song Division

Endless Events

Many of us would give our right arm just to attend a live concert right now. The energy, the connection, the music – to feel like a part of something bigger than ourselves. Song Division knows all about the science of music.

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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.

How to use Attendee Personas to Improve the Event Experience

Bizzabo

Using attendee personas can help you understand why people attend your event and provide value. Today we are looking at the importance of designing your event with attendee personas top of mind. What are Attendee Personas?

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Event ROI: How B2B Marketers Measure Return on Event Spend?

Aventri

Events are a powerful networking tool and are crucial to driving leads for sales. Did you know that according to Forrester Research, events are known to take up about 12% of the B2B marketing budget each year ?

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Virtual Responsibility: Avoid Zoom Bombing and More

SmartMeetings

Digital safety can save you, your attendees and your clients from Zoom bombing and worse. Getting a password manager is my number one tip for meeting planners.”. Brandt Krueger. Anyone that knows me knows I’ve had a burr in my saddle for quite some time when it comes to our industry.

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Remote Workplace Design: The Impact On Live Events

Endless Events

It’s been almost a year since we were all told to stay at home. And while we’ve all been wondering when will in-person events make a comeback , event profs agree that it’s time we adjust to the changes that were thrust upon us.

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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.

Hubilo Secures US$23.5M in Series A Investment to Script The Future of Events

Hubilo Blog

Very rarely do people rise from the ashes. And it’s a much rarer feat for companies to rise from the ashes, and it’s rarer than the rarest for companies who have risen from the ashes to find incredible success.

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Why the Digital Hosted Buyer Program Is Your Best Bet

PCMA Convene

In-person hosted buyer appointments have been around for decades and are the driving economic engine of many events. A smartly designed and implemented digital hosted buyer program can work just as well. Every Angle Photography).

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4 Key Virtual Event Goals You Need to Know

Aventri

At the start of the pandemic, many planners didn't know where to turn to when their in-person events were postponed and later cancelled. If planners didn't cancel or postpone their events they relied on Zoom or other webinar technology.

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Where to Get a Wedding Cake in Toronto for Your Intimate Wedding

EventSource

While the pandemic has and continues to throw a curveball in all of our lives, it’s also shown us that life is precious and it’s important to celebrate all that is good, including finding the love of your life!

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Restrictions Into Opportunities: How to Make Your Restaurant Succeed

Speaker: Patrick Cottrell and Joe English

Whether your state allows outdoor dining, takeout only, or a little bit of both, we're here to help. Join Patrick Cottrell and Joe English from Sculpture Hospitality, for a webinar on Jan. 26th, and get your restaurant to thrive in face of pandemic restrictions

Q&A on Embracing Event Tech with Sandy Hammer

SmartMeetings

Sandy Hammer. Co-founder, Allseated / exVo. Based in : Netanya, Israel. Favorite quote : “No idea is so outlandish that it should not be considered.” Winston Churchill. We are on a journey and we work with the future of technology, and adapt it for the market. We watch, we learn and we execute!

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Clubhouse: What is It and How Can Event Professionals Benefit?

MeetingPlay

In a decade where content consumption is at an all-time high, it’s difficult to imagine how a new social platform could gain any traction. Enter Clubhouse – an audio-only social media platform that welcomes two-way engagement that is taking the event industry by storm.

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Hubilo’s Virtual Event Platform Feature Update: 23rd February 2021

Hubilo Blog

Strengthening our commitment of creating a seamless experience for event organizers and other event stakeholders, we present you with the latest product enhancements: 1. Hubilo Broadcasting Studio. The cat’s finally out of the bag. Yes, you heard that right!

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Events Powered by Glisser - 2021

Glisser

Event Planning Featured Event Marketing Thought Leadership

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Maximize Your Margins Masterclass

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. It takes a lot of perspective and a ton of experience to optimize your net profit from within, so that's where we come in. 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.

Key takeaways from our webinar with eMarketer

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The breadth and depth of analysis from eMarketer's principle analyst Jillian Ryan was impressive to say the least. Informed by data collected from around the events industry, Jillian was able to uncover key findings and trends in virtual events.

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Creamfields 2021 SOLD OUT

Event Industry News

Creamfields, one of the world’s leading electronic music festivals is the first UK festival to announce sell out when it makes its return this Summer, becoming its fastest selling show to date.

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How to Use StreamYard with Eventtia

Eventtia

Whether it’s getting the right tech setup, reducing latency, or creating the perfect overlays, when it comes to live streaming, there’s a lot going on. Event Planning

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