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 11 Practices to Keep Ahead of the Competition as an Event Planner

All Seated

Myspace. Blackberry. Nokia. . What do they all have in common? All three were dominant market players. Then, within a short time, they lost their top-dog status to up-and-comers who disrupted the status quo. .

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Why Is Wi-Fi at Events Still So Bad?


Attendees use their laptops in the dining area of an event. O'Reilly Conferences / Flickr Skift Take: A lot of the same issues that plagued conference Wi-Fi 10 years ago are still around today, even as good internet becomes more and more of a necessity.

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The Smallest Details Can Bring Out the True Flavor of Your Event


Johnny Cupcake’s recipe for success breaks the mold, but it’s a great case study for events searching for new ways to “surprise and delight” their guests. Johnny Earle (his actual last name), isn’t an event strategist. And even though his name may suggest so, he’s not even a baker.

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Successful Event Registration Confirmation Email: Examples


If you have an event website or application that asks a new user to confirm their email address when registering, a conference registration confirmation email will help make the registration process easier and more convenient for the user as well as allow you to increase the conversion rate of visitors to users.

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Game-Changers 911™: How to Change the Event Game in 2020

Speaker: John Storm, President, BrainStorm Network

In this webinar, we’ll use a sampling of case studies, tools, techniques, and strategic stories to help you identify game-changing opportunities within your company and the world of events, and then brainstorm ways to capitalize on these ideas. Get ready to change your game in 2020!

Live Streaming Events: the 2020 Guide


We surveyed 1,500 event professionals and the majority agree that engaging Attendees is the most crucial element of planning experiences. Event professionals do often a good job at engaging attendees live but what about the army of online attendees?

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Best Examples of a Successful Event Invitation Email for Corporate Events


The event begins with an invitation. It is the invitation that will come into the hands of a potential visitor to the event, and this will be the first personal point of contact.

Event chatbots: Maximize ROI and enhance attendee experience


AI-powered personal assistants are having a moment in the spotlight. Google Home, Siri, and Amazon Alexa have made it normal to expect personalized information in an instant—indeed, a manual Google search feels increasingly archaic.

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How to Add A Seasonal Twist to A Regular Event


You already run a regular event and have established a formula that works, but what if you want to introduce some Christmas cheer to the proceedings? We take a look at established event organisers across the country and their plans for festive fun.

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Tips for Small Businesses to Plan, Manage, and Launch Successful Events

Event Smart

Successful events require a lot of planning, management, and promotion. Whether you’re organizing a business conference, charity events, or training classes, it’s important to pay close attention to the details.

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Why Smoking Costs Employers More Than They Realize

Your employees are smoking, and at a cost of $7,000 per year for each employee who smokes, that adds up - fast! This free report will show you how an effective cessation program pays for itself.

A Day in the Life: Music Festival Director

Picatic by Eventbrite

What’s it like to organize a festival? Whether you’re looking to scale your existing one, or just want to know what to expect, we have outlined a day in the life of a festival director from sunrise to sunset. A day in the life of a festival director – from sunrise to sunset.Click To Tweet […].

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How The Weather Can Ruin Your Event

Gallus Events

While it can obviously be difficult to predict the weather months in advance, there are several steps you can take to avoid it being as big a problem. How the weather can ruin your event……… Let’s set the scene. You’ve spent months on end planning for your event.

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How To Create The Ultimate Event Layout Attendees Will Fall In Love With

Endless Events

It’s time for another episode of Whiteboard Wednesday, and this time we’re building the ultimate event layout! Just like many other parts of your event, layout is something to think about. A messy layout can quickly become the downfall of the entire meeting or convention.

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Sound City Ipswich organisers highlight demand for more music events

Event Industry News

The organisers of a brand-new multi-venue music festival in Ipswich have said there is a need for more small- to medium-sized venues in the town. Liverpool Sound City partnered with the Smokehouse in Ipswich to demonstrate the town’s live music capabilities.

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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.

Don’t Drop the Ball This New Year’s Eve

Picatic by Eventbrite

Don't drop the ball this New Years Eve. Here are our suggestions on how to make this year's celebration the best one yet. Event Planning & Promotion Event Management Event Tips Holiday Events New Year's Eve NYE

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2019 Fall Catering Trends from 10 of Toronto’s Top Catering Companies


While we’re sad to bid adieu to our long daylight hours and warm, sunny temperatures, we’re still pretty stoked for the changing colours, crunchy leaves, and crisp breeze that comes along with Fall.

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Event Tech Live 2019 Preview


Event Tech Brief is a proud media sponsor of Event Tech Live. Boasting five stages, 150 exhibitors and more than 70 educational sessions, the event is brimming with all the ideas, solutions and contacts essential for the modern event organizer. The five stages are each dedicated to a different sector within the event industry, allowing visitors to tailor their learning experiences and attend sessions that will most benefit them.

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Officially the best Christmas parties in London at Tobacco Dock!

Event Industry News

Tobacco Dock battled tough competition to take home the gong for Best Christmas Party Venue in the London Venue Awards 2019.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Wi-Fi’s Frustrating Lack of Progress at Events


An event attendee works on her laptop. Wi-Fi issues remain a challenge at large events, even as the need for a strong, consistent connection increasingly grows.

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Meagan and Matthew’s Lush, Garden-Inspired Wedding at Graydon Hall Manor


The elegance of Graydon Hall Manor was on full display in Meagan and Matthew’s stunning, garden-inspired wedding.

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12 Stories of Events Gone Wrong and Lessons Learned


From bombs to unwelcome gatecrashers, unreliable weather to angry crowds, 12 experienced organisers share their 'horror stories' of events gone wrong. The post 12 Stories of Events Gone Wrong and Lessons Learned appeared first on Eventbrite UK.

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Education vs Experience: Do You Need A Degree To Make It In The Events Industry?

Endless Events

It’s the oldest dilemma in history – education vs experience. And when it comes to the events industry, it’s more than normal to ponder for a bit. In an industry where experience oftentimes seems to overtake education, which one has more weight?

CMOs Pivot to Virtual Engagements to Drive Business in the COVID Economy

Speaker: Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads

Business as we know it is never going to be the same. Working from home has become the norm, conferences and meetings are going online, marketing budgets are being shifted, reduced or put on hold – it's time to adapt. Join this insightful and informative webinar with Mike Damphousse, Managing Partner of Category Design Advisors and Founder of Green Leads, who will discuss how businesses can be resilient during these challenging times.

4 Strategies to Boost Fundraising at Your Non-Profit Event


If you have ever organized a fundraiser for a non-profit organization or even participated in one as a volunteer, you will then be well aware of the actual struggles of raising money.

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Cannabis Moves Into the Mainstream Meetings World

Connect Your Meetings

It’s a late summer evening outside Denver and about 100 executive-level attendees, amid of a corporate retreat, are enjoying dinner at an exclusive estate. The setting is swank: chandeliers, stained glass, fine china, stemware and linens.

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Talent to Tickets: How Collage Club Grew from a Friend’s Gathering to a Successful Workshop Series


This is the third part in our Talent to Tickets series, where we speak to DIY creators about how they turned their hobby into an event series.

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12 Imaginative Events from SAP


SAP has mastered experiential marketing and creative event production. Read on to learn the company's top tactics and strategies alongside real examples from the brand. Everyone knows that successful events are usually hosted in desirable venues and feature amazing, well-known speakers.

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Guest blog: The event industry gets serious about sustainability

Event Industry News

By Chris Farrell, MD, Impact Reporting. Social value is an umbrella term used to describe any initiative that makes a positive contribution to society and the environment such as smart resource usage, working with suppliers that are social enterprises, providing good working conditions and environmental sustainability. Demonstrating a commitment to social value, welfare and sustainability is now an integral part of succeeding in the UK event sector.

How to Convince Your Boss That it’s Time to Upgrade Your Event Management System


We know how hard it is to get budget approved for new software, but it’s equally difficult to get buy in to switch into a completely different platform.

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Courtney and Lucas’ Gorgeous Farm Wedding at Northbrook Farm


Courtney and Lucas’ farm wedding is perfect in every way. Set at the picturesque Northbrook Farm Weddings , and planned by the creative team over at The Event Design Co. , the couple incorporated a dreamy baby blue palette along with romantic details, and the results were simply divine.

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How To Strike The Best Deal On Your Hotel Contract Negotiations

Endless Events

You might want to put your best suit on because today we’re talking about hotel contract negotiations! There are many things that can make or break an event.