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3 Ways Storytelling Can Make Your Event Experience Come to Life

EventMB

This is a sponsored post by Maritz Global Events. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. It’s no secret that event planners are experiencing more pressure than ever to apply the hottest marketing trends to their own industry.

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How to Craft a Great Follow-Up Email for Event Leads

atEvent

First impressions are indeed “everything” but to say that second impressions are “nothing” is short-sighted, to say the least. The quality of your post-event follow-up will determine whether or not you’re able to continue a productive line of communication and win accounts.

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How to Use Influencer Marketing to Promote Events

Brown Paper Tickets

Influencers. The term conjures images of chic people who post perfect selfies (ahem #sponsored), travel the world for free, and stay in world-class resort hotels. As a JOB. Influencer marketing, as trendy as it may sound, is a serious promotion tool and ideal for events.

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How to Write the Perfect Sponsorship Email

Picatic by Eventbrite

Working your way to the decision maker at your target sponsor starts with a simple, well-worded email. The post How to Write the Perfect Sponsorship Email appeared first on Eventbrite US Blog. Business & Professional Email Marketing Event Sponsors Event Sponsorship

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.

Gift Ideas and Gadgets for Event Planners

GEVME

Americans call it event swag. This is slang for “freebie” and includes creative gifts for event planners , which may actually become a principle of successful event gift technology. It is all about handouts, souvenirs, and gifts for event planners. Occasions for gifts.

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Prehistoric Party: How the Smithsonian Celebrated Its Renovated Fossil Hall

BizBash

Catering, projections, and decor brought guests at two major events into the age of the dinosaurs

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Sell More Tickets in 1 Month: Your Week 4 Plan

Picatic by Eventbrite

You don’t need to stare at a screen for hours a day to sell more tickets to your event. To help you reach your goals, we’ve put together a series of posts with the tips and tricks you need to upgrade your marketing — in just 15 minutes a day. This is the fourth post […].

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Ideas to Help You Embrace a Wellness Culture at Events

GEVME

Creating a culture of wellness means fostering a workplace that encourages and promotes the well-being of your employees. That is why wellness events ideas are very important in the events planning community. What is a wellness culture?

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6 Event Highlights from ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition 2019

Eventmobi

EventMobi attended this year’s 2019 ASAE Annual Meeting & Exposition in Columbus, Ohio. The event is where thousands of association professionals and industry partners gather to exchange time, resources, strategies, and solutions every year. Over the course of three days, attendees are equipped with a year’s worth of support in their daily responsibilities as leaders in the association industry.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

See How Gucci, Chanel, and Louis Vuitton Do Pop-Ups

BizBash

The luxury fashion brands spoke to shoppers' decreased attention spans with limited-time retail experiences

5 Best Ways to Promote Your Event Through Eventbrite

Picatic by Eventbrite

You’ve invested time, effort, and dollars into your event, and you’re confident attendees will have a blast. The only problem is your marketing budget is light. But if you don’t spend money promoting the event, how will you get the word out?

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Blip Digital Billboards [Review]

EventMB

Blip Billboards are digital billboards across the US for event and product advertisement. They let planners advertise their event in advance at chosen times and in chosen places without signing a contract or paying a minimum fee.

Guest blog: Why event planners need to embrace technology to stay ahead

Event Industry News

By Paul Campbell, director, Purple Patch Group. Event planners now have a wide range of technology at their disposal. Those that ignore technology undergo great amounts of stress and time wastage as they plan their events.

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The Events Industry Has a Blind Spot When It Comes to Attendee Engagement

Skift

Participants at IATA's brainstorming event at Plug and Play, wearing their event badges. Plug and Play Skift Take: If you can't first measure engagement, then it's hard to improve it.

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How to Make A Good Presentation in 10 Steps 

Endless Events

Do you know how to make a good presentation? It’s critical to the success of your event that presentations go well. It’s a common occurrence for presentations to fall flat. We’ve all been there, you’re at a conference, you’ve been waiting for months to hear a particular speaker.

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What a Better Venue Layout Should Look Like

Eventtia

The latest research study from PCMA and Steelcase reveals how to design an optimal corporate event. In this blog post, we look at a few of the insights from the report that can help business leaders organize both small and large corporate events. Event Planning

Does Getting a Real Job Mean Giving Up?

Event Planning BluePrint

Sometimes a comment comes from a member of our community that we know all our readers can relate to. That’s exactly how I felt about Cindy’s #1 frustration when it comes to her event planning business: Friends & Family who say things like you need to get a real job.

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REAL ID is Coming: How to Get Yours

SmartMeetings

I’m sorry to say that a trip to the DMV might be in your future. If you haven’t heard of REAL IDs or you haven’t gotten one yet, now is the time.

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Seating Layouts: How To Think Like A Stadium to Make Your General Sessions More Unique

Endless Events

You might want to get a chair because it’s time to go over seating layouts! So obviously, when it comes to your event, there’s a certain amount of thought put into sitting arrangements. But on this week’s Whiteboard Wednesday we wanted to bring you something different.

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BMA House shortlisted at both London Venue Awards & Hire Space Awards 2019

Event Industry News

BMA House – modern events with heritage. The venue has been shortlisted for ‘Best CSR’ for the London Venue Awards and ‘Greenest Venue’ and ‘Best Conference Venue’ for the Hire Space Awards 2019. For almost 100 years, BMA House has sat in the heart of London.

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Marriott, IHG, Accor and Hilton Invest in Meetings Booking Platform

Skift

Attendees at business conference in 2019. QnA Summit / Flickr Skift Take: The hotel industry has had a tough time improving the painful process of selling event space and room blocks to meeting planners.

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How to Choose the Right Speakers for Your Conference

Eventtia

Event Planning

Accessibility of Event Tech

Endless Events

It’s Monday, so you know it’s time to talk event tech! And today, we’re diving headfirst into the topic of accessibility of event tech. We know it’s all fun and games to go on and on about all the cool stuff out there.

Never give up on a good time – behind the scenes at Spice World

Event Industry News

The will they/won’t they/exactly who are ‘they’ questions got the PR train-a-rolling for the Spice Girls, way in front of their sell-out tour this year.

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Brett Culp on Unexpected Leadership

Connect Your Meetings

Renowned documentary filmmaker Brett Culp got his start filming weddings. He was fascinated by unplanned, authentic moments. “It It developed my mentality as a filmmaker,” he says. “I I wasn’t drawn to scripted narratives with actors.

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Finding the Right Venue Still Plagues Meeting Planners Despite Digital Tools

Skift

Cvent Connect 2019 at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. Cvent / Flickr Skift Take: Most planners still have a hard time sourcing and booking the right venue for an event.

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How To Do Crisis Communication For Your Event – #EventIcons 178

Endless Events

Get your planners out everybody, because we’re talking crisis communication! As event planners, there are a million things we have to keep in mind. And amongst all of that, there is always the consideration of what might go wrong.

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Event Tech Spotlight: Oveit

Event Industry News

Company name: Oveit Inc. Founded: 6 th April 2015 Web address: www.oveit.com. About: Oveit is an event management software that helps event planners manage cashless payments systems, based on both NFC technology and/or facial recognition.

10 Amazing Theme Ideas for Endurance Events

InitLive

People love races and other endurance events, but there are a lot of them. Besides, anyone can step out their front door and run 10 kilometers. Why should they pay an entrance fee to run with you? Themes bring excitement to your race and make someone say, "Oh, this one sounds like fun!"

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Why Technology Isn’t Being Used to Track Engagement at Events

Skift

Cvent CONNECT Europe 2018. Most planners have not invested in the right technology to track and analyze attendee behavior. Cvent / Flickr Skift Take: Ask nearly any event organizer about attendee engagement, and they'll say it's a top priority.

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6 Events for Business Owners in 2019 & 2020

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

Starting your own business and scaling that business are two of the most intimidating and rewarding activities you can get into in your professional life. It can feel like you’re going it alone a lot of the time, particularly when things aren’t going as ideally as you’d hoped.

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ETL replay: New and emerging trends for conferences

Event Industry News

At last year’s Event Tech Live, two experts joined forces to discuss the rising and falling trends they have experienced in AV at conferences. Our speakers were Jim Young, the head of creative technology at Sparq, and Mark Jones, founder and CEO at Giant iTab.

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