Top 5 Qualities of a Successful Event Manager (Updated 2018)

EventMB

Do you have what it takes to make it in the event industry? If you answered “yes” based solely on your event organizing skills, you might be surprised to know that our international group of experts didn’t rank that quality as number one in terms of importance.

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The Top 11 Free Event Management Software

Capterra Event Management

Free things brighten anyone’s day, whether it’s the snacks stocked in the Capterra fridge or event management software. Finding the latter for free, when it works well and meets your event planning needs, can save you precious dollars and from using a few other four-letter words.

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Goombal: Consolidate Your Event Management [Review]

EventMB

Goombal is a project management and organization tool for events. Goombal is a cloud-based platform for the consolidation and organization of all aspects of event management. Reviews event management #eventtech event planning event technology goombal

5 Useful Videos for Event Managers

EventMB

Here are 5 videos that every event pro should watch. These are the 5 most popular videos event […]. The post 5 Useful Videos for Event Managers by Editorial Team appeared first on [link]. Event Management event planning EventProfs video videos

Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)

The need for early detection of targeted attacks and data breaches is driving the expansion of new and existing SIEM deployments

Swoogo Event Management Software

Event Industry News

When Tim Cummins and Leonora Valvo started building their second event software product, they had a laundry list of things they wanted to do better this time around. The post Swoogo Event Management Software appeared first on Event Industry News.

How AI Chatbots Can Improve Event Management and Guest Experience

BizBash

Case Study: Deploying Sciensio’s EventBot to improve and enhance a major industry trade show. In March of 2017, BizBash, a leading

Eventtia: Event Management Software Committed to Better B2B Networking [Review]

EventMB

Eventtia event management software is designed for those who want to have full control over their events. The post Eventtia: Event Management Software Committed to Better B2B Networking [Review] by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

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5 Venues That Need Event Management Software

GatherHere

Whether you don’t have a designated events space or just aren’t sure if investing in a software program will be worth it for your business, it can be hard to know where to begin when looking into event management software. Traditional Event Venues.

The Top 10 Books Every Event Manager Should Read

Capterra Event Management

While I was scrolling down my Facebook newsfeed, I noticed an advertised shirt that said “Event Manager: Because ‘miracle worker’ doesn’t sound professional on a résumé.” This list was curated out of the most frequently suggested event management books on Amazon and Goodreads.

10 Things that Event Managers Will Never Get Right

Eventbrite

It's a cliche that you can't please everyone, but when you're an event planner that can be a daily headache. The post 10 Things that Event Managers Will Never Get Right appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Planning and Management Featured October Operations / Logistics #eventprofs event managers experiences

How to Be an Agile Event Manager

Eventbrite

Here are 7 ways to be an agile event manager. The post How to Be an Agile Event Manager appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Featured Leadership / Management November Productivity Career Event manager LeadershipWith shorter lead times and constantly changing trends, being able to quickly respond and adapt is essential.

etouches, One of the Best Event Management Softwares – #EventIcons Episode 56

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We’ll talk a bit about how this can positively affect your events and audience engagement. And because we all want to stay on top of trends, we’ll also be discussing what event planners should be aware of in 2017. bradlangley We market, manage, and measure your events.

The Top 20 Most Popular Event Management Software

Capterra Event Management

Today, we launched a new infographic: The Top 20 Most Popular Event Management Software Solutions. In fact, according to Inside Business, the event planning industry is expected to grow to more than 60,000 jobs by 2016. Planning an event of any kind is stressful enough.

The Event Manager’s ‘Survival Kit’ Checklist

EventJuice

Through my job I’ve come across loads of Event Managers on events and I’m always intrigued (and surprised) by the random objects they pull out of nowhere that can literally save the day – a bit like Mary Poppins and her bottomless handbag! When something goes wrong, I’ve noticed how experienced Event Managers will just […]. create, plan & manage events event tools Event Manager Event Survivial Kit Checklist Events Management

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MeetingHand: 365 Degree Event Management Software [Review]

EventMB

MeetingHand is an all-in-one event management platform. Increasingly online registration platforms are offering more features and evolving into 365 degree event management tools which offer much more than just selling event tickets.

How to Communicate Your Brand with an Event Management System

Eventtia

It doesn’t matter if you’re running an event to attract more leads or grow your sales numbers—everything depends on how well you manage to communicate your brand. Event Management Software Event Marketing

Leading global event management platform, etouches, is acquired by HGGC

Event Industry News

The post Leading global event management platform, etouches, is acquired by HGGC appeared first on Event Industry News. Editor's Choice Event Technology News

Career Advice for Event Management Graduates

Eventbrite

You’ve finally completed your event management degree – congratulations! The post Career Advice for Event Management Graduates appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Featured Growth July Student Career Event management degree Event management studentsBut what happens now? Top lecturers and employers offer their advice to graduates.

Event Management Software versus Registration Platforms: How to Make the Right Decision

Eventtia

Being event management software developers for more than five years, we’ve discovered a struggle only a few can survive. La entrada Event Management Software versus Registration Platforms: How to Make the Right Decision aparece primero en Eventtia | Event management software.

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Podcast: 5 habits of highly successful event managers

Event Industry News

Download this episode (right click and save) In the first Event Industry News podcast to be live streamed, host James Dickson was joined by Alex Lassiter from Gather to discuss five habits of successful event managers. Gather specialises in event […].

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How To Set Up an Event Management Company from Home [Video]

EventMB

Our first vlog discussed whether event planning is for you. The second video shared the questions event planners always get asked. The third one disclosed the reasons why people really attend events. The fourth revealed the secret formula to event swag.

10 Painful Moments Every Event Manager Will Relate To

Eventbrite

From AWOL staff to unhappy sponsors, here are 10 'event manager moments' every event planner must face at least once in their career. The post 10 Painful Moments Every Event Manager Will Relate To appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Featured Growth November Operations / Logistics Productivity Event fails Event manager Events gone wrong Fails

The Top 10 Qualities of Successful Event Managers

Eventbrite

Successful event managers are a unique mix of hard and soft skills that let them navigate complex, stressful projects and still deliver amazing experiences. The post The Top 10 Qualities of Successful Event Managers appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. December Event Management Featured Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics Productivity

2016 v 2006: What’s Changed Over the Last 10 Years in Event Management?

Eventbrite

9 experienced professionals from across the events industry tell us how event management has changed over the last 10 years. The post 2016 v 2006: What’s Changed Over the Last 10 Years in Event Management? Event Management Event Trends Featured September event managment event trendsappeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

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Street Feast appoints Group Events Manager

Event Industry News

London Union, parent company of the successful Street Feast, has appointed Allannah Jackson as Group Events Manager. Jackson will work alongside Emma Howe, Sales and Events Director to deliver live events across the Street Feast sites.

How to Successfully Migrate to Your Next Event Management Software

EventMB

More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Transitioning to a new event management software (EMS) solution can be an exciting, but also an overwhelming experience for event planners.

10 Event Management Statistics and Facts You Need to Know in 2017 and Beyond

Capterra Event Management

Event managers are confronted with the same reality when making decisions for their future events. Each year the event market changes, sometimes for good and other times not so good. As of June of 2016, the event ticket sales market had seen a 4.8%

New features to simplify your event management process

Attendease

Attendease is on a mission to simplify corporate event planners’ life. In October, we are happy to introduce you two new exciting platform features that make your event management process effortless and simple. Advanced Editing Toolbar for Event Website Creation.

Engage: Winner “Best Event Management Platform” at Event Tech Awards 2017

Event Industry News

D2i Systems won the “Best Event Management Platform” category at the 2017 Event Technology Awards following the successful launch of their Engage software at Event Tech Live 2016. Editor's Choice Event Technology Features News

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3 Award-Winning Event Managers Share Their Secrets of Success

Smart Meetings

A major assist can come from event services managers. A venue’s event manager—either through brilliance or blunder—can dictate whether a planner’s event succeeds or fails. So what makes an event manager great?

How Much Does Event Management Software Cost?

Capterra Event Management

You’re ready to trade in the excel spreadsheets, scribbled to-do lists, and room reservation Tetris for event management software. You want this: And definitely not this: Event Management Software Cost. Most event management software follows the pay-per-registrant model.

Most Innovative Meetings 2016: #7 Marriott Sales, Marketing, Revenue Management, and Event Management Conference

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15 Top Tips on How to Be a Successful Event Manager

Eventbrite

Eventbrite has gone back to the classroom to ask event management lecturers for their top tips on being a successful event manager. The post 15 Top Tips on How to Be a Successful Event Manager appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Planning Featured Leadership / Management Operations / Logistics September Event manager Leadership Management

3 Event Management Trends You Need to Know for 2018

Capterra Event Management

It’s good to keep up with current events, but it’s even better to prepare for how they will affect you in the future. Luck favors the prepared, especially the prepared event planner that knows what’s happening in their industry. Drone flying at events.

Pokémon GO and the Lessons for Event Managers

Eventbrite

What is Pokémon GO and what does it have to do with event planning? Find out how this game provides a very important lesson on how to create popular events. The post Pokémon GO and the Lessons for Event Managers appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Technology Event Trends Featured July Productivity #eventprofs event management Event promotion Event technology event trends pokemon go

Cvent, Eventbrite, or neither? An Event Management Software Showdown

Capterra Event Management

These two software options sit atop our list of the Top 20 Most Popular Event Management Software based on their number of customers, social media followers, users, and market score. Features: Attendee Management. Badge Management. Client/Customer Management.

5 Celebrity Event Managers You Should Follow on Instagram

Eventbrite

If you're going to avoid working you may as well pick up some inspiration from these celebrity event managers! The post 5 Celebrity Event Managers You Should Follow on Instagram appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Always on Instagram?

Make your event management experience even more delightful

Attendease

According to Forbes, event planners are ranked #5 as one of the most stressful jobs. To help make things easier, the Attendease team has set an important goal - to constantly innovate in order to provide the very best experience for event planners.

How an Event Automation Platform Helps You Avoid Event Management Issues

Attendease

Event marketers are inevitably stretched for time, with never-ending To-Do lists and limited resources. Unfortunately, in the running of a successful event, there’s little margin for error. Tips for Event Planners Strategy