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Are you old yet? Click on the image to watch the skateboarding professor, who’s my age.). I turned 69 last week. My body and mind do not work as well as they used to. Oh for the days, long gone, when I went to bed, fell asleep immediately, and woke up eight hours later feeling refreshed!

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9 Ways to Get Job-Ready for the Event Industry Recovery


Some might argue that professional development is a waste of energy right now, but there has never been more reason to adapt. Events are changing and so are the demands on event professionals. Here are nine ways to win work as soon as it becomes available.

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The Best Ideas for Virtual Event Engagement


Intro. Are you thinking about how to increase audience engagement ? You have come to the right place. With the way things are going today, event planners have no choice but to make the best out of their online events and the virtual event engagement tools that come along with them.

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Is the Price Right? How Event Creators Are Pricing Their Events

Picatic by Eventbrite

As events have moved online, it’s become increasingly more difficult to know what the worth of your event might be to your audience. But that doesn’t mean you should offer cheap or even free tickets for an experience you’ve worked hard to produce.

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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.

6 Stage Design Tips for Livestreamed Events


Production pros discuss what color schemes work best on camera, tips for spacing presenters apart in a natural way, why proper lighting is crucial, and much more

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Innovation triumphs for WOBA’s 10th Anniversary

Event Industry News

Whole leaf tea bags for expectant mums, sustainable soy candles and an alternative to polythene made from sugar cane waste are just a few of the inspired innovations connecting winners of this year’s West Oxfordshire Business Awards (WOBA).

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What Events U.S. Consumers Searched for Last Week

Picatic by Eventbrite

Even though we’re living through a global pandemic, people are hungry to connect, and they’re taking to Eventbrite to search for and discover a variety of events each week. We’re always intrigued by what we find. Here’s a look at what consumers across the U.S.

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Fall Tabletop Inspiration: See This Harvest-Inspired Micro-Event for Jewish Holiday Sukkot


Boston-based TYGER | Event Design + Production created a modern take on the traditional holiday—while also offering design inspiration for small events of all types

2020 121

Are New Event Cleaning Protocols Just Hygiene Theater?


With the increasing realization that Covid-19 can spread through the air, emphasis has gradually shifted away from surface transmission. Some are even dismissing sanitation measures at events as mere ‘hygiene theater.’ What does the evidence tell us?

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Effortlessly Interact with an Entire Audience from Any Location

1,000 Participants. 75 Locations. 1 Solution.

UK events industry campaigns combine forces to deliver One Industry One Voice

Event Industry News

Organisers of several high-profile events industry campaigns have created a taskforce to ensure stronger alignment and more effective communication in fighting for awareness and financial support for the whole industry.

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It’s Not Too Late to Host a Virtual Halloween Event

Picatic by Eventbrite

Halloween 2020 isn’t cancelled — it’s just going virtual. If you’re still thinking of hosting an online event for Halloween, don’t be dismayed by the date on your calendar. In fact, unlike in-person events, tickets to virtual events often sell best closer to the actual date, so there’s still time! Here’s our best advice for […]. Event Planning & Promotion

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Courtney and Tyler’s Gorgeous Fall Wedding at the Symes


There’s a lot to love about Courtney and Tyler’s rustic romantic wedding.

2020 98

EventMobi Virtual Event Platform [Review]


EventMobi's Virtual Event Platform is a web-based and mobile platform for highly customized virtual events. It lets planners design, monetize, and produce fully virtual or hybrid events. Here is our review. EventMobi Virtual Event Platform: What Is It?

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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.

Etiquette Tips for Job Hunting on Social Media


The most powerful tool available for hospitality professionals looking for their next job might be there waiting right on their phones. Social media apps are one of the easiest ways to connect with your network, find job listings and market yourself—if you do it right.

Back from the Dead: Virtual Events Give New Life to Halloween This Year

Picatic by Eventbrite

Like most things, Halloween will look a bit different this year as people continue to social distance across the globe. With annual costume parties and trick-or-treating plans off the table for most, consumers of all ages are looking for new ways to celebrate the spooky season, while engaging and connecting with their communities. Eventbrite has […]. Eventbrite

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Business events get green signal across New Zealand

Event Industry News

Auckland’s move to Alert Level 1 is great news for the business events industry and will give decision-makers confidence across the country, said Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) chief executive, Lisa Hopkins.

2020 97

Polls Show What Attendees Find Challenging and What They Want at Virtual Events

PCMA Convene

Futurist John Gerzema, CEO, Harris Insights & Analytics/The Harris Poll, speaks at CIR Predict 2019. Her returned for this year’s virtual conference, giving two presentations.

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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.

Amanda and David’s Socially Distanced Ceremony at Casa Loma


It turns out fairy tales do come true, even in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, and we’ve got proof from Amanda and David’s socially distanced ceremony at Casa Loma.

2020 87

Is the Price Right? How Event Creators Are Pricing Their Online Events


As events have moved online, it’s become increasingly more difficult to know what the worth of your event might be to your audience. But that doesn’t mean you should offer cheap or even free tickets for an experience you’ve worked hard to produce.

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First Event launch ‘One Virtual’ Showcase

Event Industry News

Leeds based event specialists First Event have announced they will host a free 70 min virtual event called One Virtual at 4pm, Wednesday 14th October to showcase to all just how inventive, engaging and brilliant online events can be.

2020 91

Platforms Are The New Venues…But Is That Enough?

Endless Events

It’s hardly news that the rules of the game have changed drastically. And now that we’re all getting up close and personal with the concept of virtual experiences, the focus becomes elevating the experience.

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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!

How to Make the Last 3 Months of 2020 a Victory for Event Pros


If you’re reading this, then congratulations—you’ve made it to October. I feel like we all deserve awards at this point but then again, maybe you’re thinking, “Girl, we still have three more months in this crazy year. I’m ready to put this one to bed!” And I hear you—but what if. victory.

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5 Ways Food Banks Can Benefit From Volunteer Management Software


Food banks have played a pivotal role in our communities for decades, and they will continue to positively impact the millions of people who struggle with food insecurity each year. According to the USDA , over 10% of households in America worked with food security at some point in 2018.

The hidden steps to avoiding problems with your virtual or hybrid event

Event Industry News

Our industry’s long-awaited pivot from in-person to virtual has been a real sight to behold. Some players have emerged even stronger than before, applying careful consideration to their new environment and proving that we really are on the cusp of innovation with what many deemed a stopgap.

2020 93

Event Prof Stories: Having A Human Response To The Pandemic

Endless Events

?? The Best of the Best: Iconic Stories: How To Pivot With An Emphasis On Human Relationships. Event Jobs: Event Company Hiring vs Unemployed Event Prof: Different Perspectives. ? Learn more about navigating this virtual event landscape with our Virtual Event Handbook. .

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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.

Nine Questions to Ask Your Cake Vendor


Your cake definitely plays a major role on your big day. Especially if your guest list is in the triple digits, you want to make sure that anyone you hire to make your cake knows what they are doing and will be able to handle your requests without causing you stress!

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Virtual events make money (just like everything else that’s good on the internet).

Expo Pass

(4 Minute Read). Sometimes it can be unclear what the virtual event world is selling. There’s no swag, or convention halls, or continental breakfasts (unless you own a waffle maker). But in reality, virtual events offer tangible, authentic, and highly useful services. All of which attendees can purchase instantly online. Here’s our forecast for all the best virtual merchandise that you can offer at your next event. Sell a service Coaching and subscriptions.

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Maintaining CPD standards at Event Tech Live

Event Industry News

Granted full accreditation by the CPD Standards Office ahead of the 2019 show, virtual Event Tech Live 2020 maintains the same status.

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