Embracing the Dark Side of Event Planning

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Take a look at the trend of “dark” event planning. The post Embracing the Dark Side of Event Planning by Editorial Team appeared first on [link]. Meeting Design dark event planning event planningDeath and destruction don’t have to be bad things.

The Ultimate Guide to Starting an Event Planning Business

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There are a million and one things to think about if you are considering starting your own event planning business. Whether it is a distant dream or almost a reality, here are 22 steps you need to take to set up a successful event management company.

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100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas

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We have all worked on events with a great vision but no budget to match. Here are 100 ideas to help you create an amazing event that cost next to nothing when funds are limited. The post 100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

Are You Addicted to Event Planning?

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Okay, so event planning may not be as dangerous as krokodil but getting caught up in the addiction of cyclical stress and not taking care of yourself, can lead to burnout or worse. The post Are You Addicted to Event Planning?

18 Interview Questions for your Next Event Planning Job

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Don’t flounder in front of a new potential boss, instead brush up and get your dream job in event planning. The post 18 Interview Questions for your Next Event Planning Job by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

Event Planning In The Hotel Of The Future

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Fast forward to 2060 as we analyse how the changes in event technology will impact events and in particular, how they are planned. As one of the strongest drivers for change in the event industry, technology plays a prominent role in the planning and management of events.

14 Reasons Why Event Planning Steals People’s Hearts

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Event planning might not be every youngster’s first career choice but it can easily steal your heart and get the endorphins pumping. The post 14 Reasons Why Event Planning Steals People’s Hearts by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

The Client is Not Always Right: Confessions from an Event Planning Agency

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In this new series we present real-life confessions from people working in the event industry. As an account manager within an event planning agency, here is […]. These uncensored, frank insights tell it “like it really is”.

6 Reasons Why Event Planning is the Worst Job on the Planet (and The Best)

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While this is nice to hear other people say, we all know that the event industry also has its downsides and that an event planner job isn’t perfect. The post 6 Reasons Why Event Planning is the Worst Job on the Planet (and The Best) by Kelli White appeared first on [link].

The Worst Advice We Have Ever Heard About Event Planning

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From superstitions to platitudes, event planners hear all kinds of advice. The post The Worst Advice We Have Ever Heard About Event Planning by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. Event Management advice EventProfs

Hack Your Way Into Event Planning

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How do you become an event planner with no experience? Hosting parties and events […]. The post Hack Your Way Into Event Planning by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Start Event Business event management event planning career event career

6 Ways to Use Mind Maps in Event Planning

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Looking for a way to organize your events differently? The post 6 Ways to Use Mind Maps in Event Planning by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. How To Articles Event Design mind map mind mapping doodleWant a tool that plays to the visual person you are?

Bipolar Disorder and Event Planning: My Story

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Mental health and mental illness is a constant battle for many event professionals and something that is, unfortunately, not discussed enough. The post Bipolar Disorder and Event Planning: My Story by Helen Moon appeared first on [link].

Because You’re Worth it. How To Charge More For Your Event Planning Services

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Are you struggling to make ends meet or do you need to increase fees in your event planning business because you haven’t done so in years? Securing clients is always the first challenge for an event […]. How To Articles tips fees rates event planning rates increase rates

How To Estimate Event Planning Time More Accurately

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Estimating your event planning and coordination time is one of the best skills you can learn. The post How To Estimate Event Planning Time More Accurately by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

12 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Love Event Planning

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They say Hollywood is glamorous and we often see celebrities walking the red carpet and attending events but how much do they actually get involved in the planning side? The post 12 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Love Event Planning by Editorial Team appeared first on [link].

5 Ways Technology Is Changing Event Planning [Video]

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In this new video we talk about five core processes of event planning that are changing due to event technology. abovethefold## Five things we do in events today are not going to be the same again because technology is changing them.

Engaging the Five Senses in Event Planning

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Marketing plans often include strategies on how to communicate a company’s message. However, there is no other part of the marketing matrix as powerful as an event. The key is building your event or meeting to achieve maximum effect. Multi-Sensory Events Are More Memorable.

Event Planning: The 6 Skills of Successful Event Planners [Video]

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In this new video, we talk about the six skills event planners need to be successful. What is the secret of successful event planners? Everyone can become a successful event professional. Videos event planning career event planner EventProfs event career skills

Event Planning Proposals. How Do You Handle Rejection?

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The post Event Planning Proposals. schema done Planning A Conference Planning An Event event planning proposals eventplanners eventplanningHow Do You Handle Rejection? appeared first on mastertheevent.com.

What is Event Planning?

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When you’re first deciding how to be an event planner there are many things you need to do. First, decide if event planning is right for you. Many newbies love the idea of planning events but they don’t ask themselves, “What is event planning?”.

Event Planning for Millennials

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A few months ago, I shared this blog post about Event Planning – for millennials – on Eventoozi.com. When it comes to events, there are simply things that work better for this audience. So, what do you need to know about planning events for millennials?

How Not to Get Fired From Your Event Planning Job

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A job in the event industry requires event planners to juggle a lot of plates. When you are first starting out in the event industry you might feel like you are just trying to keep your head above water.

8 Hot Event-Planning Buzzwords of 2017

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Predictably, big trends impact all industries—including event planning. These are some of the hottest event-planning buzzwords of 2017. Virtual reality (VR) can be used during the course of event planning. Each year brings a new collection of buzzwords.

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What Stranger Things and Event Planning Have in Common

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For event planners, you may be surprised to learn that planning an event has more in common with the Netflix hit Stranger Things than you might think… Netflix has been on a roll recently with its popular original TV shows […].

SXSW Without Uber And Lyft Is a Lesson In Event Planning

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Imagine a monster event that takes place in multiple locations around a big city but not enough transport to get attendees from place-to-place. The post SXSW Without Uber And Lyft Is a Lesson In Event Planning by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

The 5 Busy Phases of Event Planning

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Meeting and event planning is a highly stressful, fast-paced occupation. Time frame: eight weeks prior to event. Incoming—you’ve got a meeting or an event to plan! Time frame: six to seven weeks prior to event. Time frame: four to six weeks prior to event.

5 Questions for Qualifying Event Planning Clients

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When you are a growing event planning company, you might think that every lead that comes your way is a good one. If you want to be sure that you and your client are a match made in heaven, consider qualifying event planning clients by conducting a fit assessment.

An Introduction to The Event Planning Cycle

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Check out this infographic showing the typical event planning cycle - and lots of resources to help you with each stage! The post An Introduction to The Event Planning Cycle appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. At the Event Event Management Event Planning Event Planning and Management Event Promotion Featured Free Resources Infographic July Post Event event planning cycle

Top 5 Event Planning Challenges.Solved

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The best part of being an event planner can also be the worst. Tips for Event Planners StrategyThe variety, excitement and increasing responsibility of your job is what you love, but it also can keep you up at night.

11 Things about Event Planning I Learned from New York Fashion Week

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New York Fashion Week is an event to behold and offers a number of great ideas and tips for event planners. Here, the event is secondary to what’s going on behind the scenes and in the audience. Event Management Event Design event management fashion week new york nyfw takeaways

5 Digital Event Planning Problem Solvers

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As meeting planners increasingly rely on technology to coordinate conferences and events , new solutions and tools are essential to optimizing every step of the planning process. The post 5 Digital Event Planning Problem Solvers appeared first on Smart Meetings.

5 Event Planning Magazines to Inspire Your Next Event

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The inspiration for your events can come from just about anywhere: event planning magazines, colleagues, other events, or social media. These event planning magazines, both digital and print, can help inspire your next big event idea. Event Marketer.

6 event planning mistakes that will destroy your budget

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Yet, many organizations continue to make event planning mistakes that explode their budgets. Here are six common event planning mistakes that can negatively impact your budgets…and tips on how to avoid them. Solution: Contact event planners, facilitators and hotels early.

10 Step Event Planning Business Plan

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Business advice and creating an event planning business plan can be booooring, and IMO you want to create a business so you’re having fun. If a traditional event planning business plan works for you, great – go balls out and get ‘er done.

5 Steps to Perfect International Event Planning

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International event planning outside your home country is highly likely to take you outside of your comfort zone. So, let’s say you are tasked with planning a small conference in a foreign country perhaps on another continent. Better events, less stress.

Event Planning Inspiration from Coachella 2017

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Considering the festival’s consistent and major success, event planners can take a few tips from its many unique event ideas. Neon Carnival was sponsored by Levi’s and Tequila Don Julio, and conceived by event producer Brent Bolthouse.

5 event planning traditions that will always be in style

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Are you interested in educating yourself on some of the best traditions in event planning so that you can improve your approach? A lot of event planners have their own style, but sticking to a proven formula is a good recipe for success. Plan the event socially.

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10 Roller Coaster Emotions of Event Planning

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Events can be full of ups and downs, highs and lows; and we bet you'll recognise these 10 roller coaster emotions of event planning. The post 10 Roller Coaster Emotions of Event Planning appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Management Event Planning Featured Infographic October #eventprofs emotions

13 Event Planning Tools to Make You More Efficient

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"Work smarter, not harder" and get more done, more efficiently with these brilliant event planning tools that will boost your productivity. The post 13 Event Planning Tools to Make You More Efficient appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Content / Production Customer Service Design Entrepreneurship Event Planning Event Technology Freelance IT / Technology Leadership / Management Marketing November Operations / Logistics Owner Productivity email Technology Tools