Sat.Dec 07, 2019 - Fri.Dec 13, 2019

4 Ways to Market Your Event on TikTok in 2020

Showclix

Have you utilized TikTok yet for your event marketing? TikTok, for those unfamiliar, is a social network for sharing short videos. It’s one of the most downloaded apps in 2019, has more than 500 million active users, and 90% of its users are on the app at least once a day.

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Getting Burned by Attendee Churn? What It Is and Why it Happens

Experient

Post authored by De-de Mulligan, President & Chief Content Strategist, Mulligan Management Group. Without fail, it happens every year. A certain percentage of your conference participants don’t return. Don’t renew their association membership. They disappeared. This is attendee churn.

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How to Turn Around Your Sponsorship Revenue

Velvet Chainsaw

If your conference is like most, sponsorship revenue is underperforming.

How to Stay Below Budget During the Holidays

Caterease

*Ka-ching!* That’s usually the sound many of us hear when we think about event planning during the holiday season. The post How to Stay Below Budget During the Holidays appeared first on Caterease.

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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.

Why Trade Shows Still and Will Matter

EventMB

Trade shows have the biggest opportunity in the event industry right now. They are the perfect recipient for all that extra budget coming from marketing companies. Still, they get a bad rap. Are they just dying or are we just witnessing a powerful transition? Last week, I had a chance to attend Expo!

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9 Ways to Make Absolutely Everyone Feel Welcome at Your Event

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From #metoo to white supremacy, the lens on diversity issues is bright these days. It’s a good time to be an advocate for equality and fairness for all people. Within the world of events, you can take a stand and cultivate a culture of inclusivity.

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Sustainability of Corporate Events

GEVME

According to CWT Meetings & Events Future Trends Report, the Sustainable Events, the focus on sustainability in the world of corporate events will only continue to increase.

3 Ways to Give Your “Swag Bag” a Modern Edge

Attendify

Swag bags need a serious glow up! Don’t get me wrong; I love a t-shirt sporting a snappy saying or a new vinyl sticker for my Hydro Flask. But let’s get real, most of these “goodies” end up in the hotel garbage can instead of stuffed into my already overweight suitcase for the return flight. And the stuff that does make it home ends up being given away to my coworkers or lands on the office bookshelf, destined to collect dust for eternity. It’s time for a change.

8 Tips To Onboard Your Event Volunteers

InitLive

A major contributing factor to the success of any event is its volunteers. In fact, according to research , volunteers are the most fundamental aspect of big events like the Commonwealth Games and World Cups.

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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.

13 Movies for Event and Wedding Planners to Cozy Up to This Winter 

All Seated

While we know that now is a crazy busy season for many event and wedding planners, it is also a perfect time to cozy up on the couch with a comfy blanket or recline your airplane seat to de-stress and re-energize for the week ahead with a good movie.

5 Ways to Build a Diverse Event Team

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You want to create an event that no one will feel excluded from, so you actively market your event to all types of people. Your lineup is carefully curated to feature a diverse set of talents. And your venue is entirely ADA compliant.

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Sponsorship Needs to Be More Than Banners and Clings

Velvet Chainsaw

Sponsorship is the most powerful form of marketing. When done well, it can change participants’ attitudes and behaviors about a brand. Banners, ads, signs and enhanced listings shouldn’t be lumped into the same category — they don’t make that emotional connection.

How to facilitate a community discussion using fishbowl

Conferences that Work

What’s the best way to facilitate a community discussion? Recently, I had to answer that question at short notice. My task: design and facilitate a two-hour community discussion in response to a bombshell announcement made by the largest employer in my tiny rural hometown of Marlboro, Vermont.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

Why Trade Shows Still and Will Matter

EventMB

Trade shows have the biggest opportunity in the event industry right now. They are the perfect recipient for all that extra budget coming from marketing companies. Still, they get a bad rap. Are they just dying or are we just witnessing a powerful transition? Last week, I had a chance to attend Expo!

3 Proven Ways to Promote Your Community Event

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Organizing a community event takes tenacity and resourcefulness, especially when it comes time to promote it. But while a few random social media posts might sell you some tickets, this haphazard approach won’t do your community event any favors over time.

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6 Event Management Shortcuts Every Corporate Event Planner Should Know

Attendease

A corporate event marketer’s purview often includes a wide spectrum of events across the enterprise, with assorted attendee profiles, scale and objectives.

The 3 Attendee Questions: What They Want to Know About Each Other

Endless Events

Everybody gather ’round because we’re talking attendee questions that matter! So, when you’re putting an event together, what is the most important thing on your mind? Who are you doing this for? And who will ultimately decide the success of your event?

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[Free Guide]: How to Run Virtual Events with Confidence

Virtual events open up a whole new world of possibilities for engaging your attendees. This best practices guide will help you make the most of your online conferences, summits, keynote presentations, and more.

idloom-events Management and Registration Software [Review]

EventMB

idloom-events is a cloud-based event management and registration software. Here is our review. idloom-events: What Is It?

How to Create a Fail-Safe Event that Connects Your Community

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The day of your event is always stressful — and that’s totally normal! But worrying about what could go wrong and actually being prepared are two very different things. That’s why having a plan for anything that could derail your community event is a must for your team.

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Ashley and Keaton’s Romantic Wedding at the Broadview Hotel

EventSource

It doesn’t get more glam or romantic than Ashley and Keaton’s stunning wedding at the The Broadview Hotel.

How to Choose a Venue for Your Event

Eventinterface

Looking at venues for your next event is one of the main tasks for your role - you do it day in, day out. So, you probably have an idea of what you need to keep a look-out for when selecting sites, visiting them and deciding which would be the best option for the event you’re planning.

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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.

Why Tech Giants Don’t Understand Events and How it Will Hurt them Deep

EventMB

Younger generations love to use social networks at events. Social networks are in denial with subpar event products that do not gauge the power of live experiences. Are events and live interactions the future of social networks? Marketers are investing more than events in live experiences.

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New Year’s Eve 2020 by the numbers

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For more information about the survey, please contact Eventbrite’s press team at press@eventbrite.com. Was this article helpful? yes no. Eventbrite

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Ashley and Keaton’s Romantic Wedding at the Broadview Hotel

EventSource

It doesn’t get more glam or romantic than Ashley and Keaton’s stunning wedding at the The Broadview Hotel.

How to Choose a Venue for Your Event

Eventinterface

Looking at venues for your next event is one of the main tasks for your role - you do it day in, day out. So, you probably have an idea of what you need to keep a look-out for when selecting sites, visiting them and deciding which would be the best option for the event you’re planning.

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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!

3 Ways Internal Events Reinforce Company Culture

EventMB

This is a sponsored post from Cvent. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Internal events or meetings are organized at all companies in one form or another. These can be as small as a weekly team meeting or as big and complex as an annual field meeting.

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Eventbrite’s Creator Summits Bring Organizers Together. Care to Join Us?

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Eventbrite's Creator Summits bring together the creators, music and otherwise, who use our platform — allowing them to learn from one another and grow their professional network. Care to join us? Eventbrite Music Networking

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Why it’s Important to “Do You” on Your Wedding Day

EventSource

When you start planning a wedding, you soon realize that everyone thinks they are a professional wedding planner. Everyone will be happy to tell you what you can and can’t do on your wedding day and why you should absolutely listen to them.

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