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Event Planning: When to Open and Close Registration


This article was written by Jake Fabbri, VP of Marketing at Fonteva. You’ve planned the perfect event and now you’re ready to start inviting guests. The best events are those that generate a considerable amount of interest, ensuring that plenty of people register.

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5 common event planning mistakes

Plan Your Meetings

Events are stories; live, and in real time. What’s more, events have no delete button. As an event planner, you are certainly in the limelight, when things go right and when things go wrong. It’s no wonder that Forbes has ranked event planning as among the most stressful jobs out there.

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How to Create Rules & Requirements for Event Sponsorship


Are you looking for an event sponsor or perhaps you want to become one? If so, you will certainly be interested in writing event sponsorship for the event. What is event sponsorship?

Fostering a Winning Conference Culture

Velvet Chainsaw

I have been struck by the disparity in how an association’s organizational culture translates (or doesn’t translate) to the on-site implementation or planning of its live events. There are many associations that tout their open and supportive cultures.

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.

How to Write The Perfect Event Invitation Email

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In 2018, 281 billion emails were sent and received. That causes a problem for event creators trying to compete for attention in event-goers’ cluttered inboxes. There are many email marketing strategies you can use to stand out in event-goers’ inboxes, but the most important is your email copy.

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I am the second sort of escapologist

Conferences that Work

I am the second sort of escapologist. “I read once that the first time they put an escapologist in a tank of water, he or she will have one of two reactions, and which one determines the course of their life. The first sort of escapologist is an ordinary person who has come to the trade organically, by whatever curious sequence of opportunity and happenstance—and that sort will panic.

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Is Your Marketing Data Missing Your Most Powerful Data Set?


Interactions with prospects and customers before, during, and after an event don’t just offer a chance for engagement, but also a unique opportunity to further customize your follow-up, communications, and their next event experience, which in turn helps accelerate impact, velocity, and conversion.

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Ridesharing Trends & Statistics: Why Millennials Love Lyft for Events

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Every generation had its signature mode of transportation. In the ’70s, hitchhiking symbolized freedom. The ’80s heralded conspicuous status in the form of Porsches and Beamers. And in the early aughts, the first wave of hybrid vehicles arrived, as the focus shifted to environmental awareness.

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The Events Industry is kicking back against homelessness around the globe

Gallus Events

The events industry is built around feeding and housing people. We always make sure their bellies are full and when we host our events we have bedrooms and all manor of accommodation sorted for our attendees.

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

How to Foster Inclusion At Events

Endless Events

It’s time for a surprise – and one that tackles inclusion at events! If you’ve been paying attention, you know we already covered IMEX Frankfurt. Both on Event Tech Podcast and #EventIcons , we shared a lot of good stuff from this fantastic conference.

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10 Imaginative Events from Apple


Want to host amazing and imaginative events like Apple? Each of these 10 corporate event ideas listed in the article will teach you how. Apple (makers of the iPhone, iPad, Macbook and countless other stylish gadgets) is one of the most recognizable and successful brands in the world.

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Should You Use Events to Raise Money for Your Business?

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This is a guest post by Irene Malatesta of Fundbox. Are you thinking about hosting a fundraising event to raise money for your business?

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10 Daily Habits to Help You Increase Productivity


Is your daily routine leaving you tired and burnt out? Do you find it hard to build up the energy to get even the smallest tasks done? Well, you’re not alone.

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Tech Tuesday: 13 Travel Gadgets Under $50 You Need in 2019


Whether you’re a meeting or event professional , a business professional, or someone who just likes to travels a lot, you know traveling can be messy and unpredictable. But, with the help of some innovative technology gadgets , traveling doesn’t have to be so hard. Travel & Hospitality featured

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The Advent Of Meeting Automation For Events

Endless Events

Turn your mics on, it’s time to explore meeting automation for events! We live in the golden age of automation. There’s a lot of discussion going on about this issue.

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55 Event Planning Resources From Event Experts

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As a busy event planner, it can be tough to stay up-to-date on event planning best practices and trends. But if you feel like you’re missing out on resources, are trying to solve a specific business challenge, or simply feeling burnt out, you’ve come to the right place.

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The Anatomy of a Successful Conference Website


Conference-goers are a discerning lot. Sure, they’re looking for great content to further their career development—but at a good price. And like 88 percent of savvy consumers today , the first place they’re going to look for more information about your event is online: your event website.

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6 Ways to Use Apps to Get People Networking at Your Event


While people often attend meetings and events in order to learn something new in their industry, many have one important goal in mind: to network.

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How Organizations Build Ties Through Community Service

PCMA Convene

Members of PCMA’s Capital Chapter create dog toys from 146 T-shirts that members donated for the Humane Rescue Alliance. Courtesy Capital Chapter). As a Washington, D.C., native, Jennifer Bond, CMM, CMP, has always been involved with her community.

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#SaveMezzanine and Why Independents Matter

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Last year, Eventbrite helped 795,000 creators host nearly 4 million events across the globe—meaningful and shared experiences that enriched relationships and cultivated a sense of community.

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How to Accommodate Dietary Restrictions


Planning a menu for an event can be a hassle, especially in our gluten-free, keto and vegan world.

How to Make Your Event Cashless


No one wants to carry around anything they don’t absolutely need nowadays, and with the myriad of technologies that enable you to leave your wallet at home, there’s really no reason to. Event Technology featured

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36 Corporate Team Building Event Ideas


As long as teamwork remains essential to corporate success, team-building activities are here to stay. Corporate team-building events are a tricky business because they have to strike the right balance between professional development and recreational ice-breaking. For a team to function optimally, it is not just about matching each employee to their ideal role, but […]. The post 36 Corporate Team Building Event Ideas by EventMB Studio Team appeared first on [link].

8 Reasons the Summer Solstice Is Event Planners’ Favorite Holiday

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Between venue visits, sponsorship outreach, and catering tastings, there never seems to be enough hours in a day for event planners. But the longest day of the year — the summer solstice — is almost upon us.

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Cultural Competency 101


Culture Day trainees, Residence Inn by Marriott Sunny Isles Beach. Lessons from Marriott International’s immersive cultural training program.

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Behind the Scenes of Aventri's New Website Builder


At Aventri, we understand the importance of an event website; it's why we're so excited to officially bring our new Website Builder to market, which makes building a professional and beautiful event website easier than ever before. Event Technology featured

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Ticket Tailor: More Control Over Event Ticketing [Review]


Ticket Tailor is an online ticketing platform that focuses on delivering “low fees and no fuss.” It’s designed for event planners who are disenchanted with paying high ticket fees and for those who simply want more control over their events. Here is our review: Ticket Tailor: What Is It?

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7 Experiential Activities on a Low Budget


Event Planning

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Why Millennials Are So Obsessed with Craft Beers


The post Why Millennials Are So Obsessed with Craft Beers appeared first on Caterease.

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Why Your Mobile App Should Fully Integrate With Your Event Management Software


The event mobile app has become a necessary tool for event planners and attendees alike. It acts as an information hub for an event, and can be a source for engagement, networking, gamification and more; all of which is easily accessible on the devices attendees already have.

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Welcome Phil Graham, New VP of Customer Success and Partnerships


I'm excited to share that Phil Graham is coming onboard as our new Vice President of Customer Success and Partnerships! At Hubb, we pride ourselves on delivering a stellar customer experience and Phil will be tasked with ensuring that we remain committed to that mission. Hubb news

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How To Find The Best Event Destination – #EventIcons 169

Endless Events

How much of a headache is finding the best value and best event destination? Every single event planner out there knows the importance of choosing the right place to host an event. And more often than not, you’re met with endless (pun intended) conflict and worries.

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