The Ultimate Guide to Corporate Event Planning


As Peter Drucker once said, “Plans are only good intentions unless they immediately degenerate into hard work.” When organising a successful party or a business meeting for one of the most demanding category of event-goers, corporate staff, you need a well-laid-out plan.

Common Misconceptions about GDPR in Event Planning


If you’re in the events industry, you’ve likely heard many myths and facts surrounding one of the buzziest data protection regulations, GDPR. This gave birth to a huge variety of misconceptions about GDPR compliance in the events industry. Some of event invitees are EU citizens.

Event Planning VS Event Management


Many people use the phrases 'event planning' and 'event management' interchangeably especially in regard to corporate events. While they are similar there are some marked differences between the two roles and how they might be involved in corporate event planning.

99 Resources to Get into Event Planning (Updated 2018)


Breaking into event planning with little to no experience can be a challenge. The post 99 Resources to Get into Event Planning (Updated 2018) by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. And it’s REALLY hard to get experience if no one will hire you. Or is it?

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7 Huge Event Planning Trends Spotted at MPI WEC 2018


Professionals often attend industry events to improve their craft and network with peers. But for an event planner, it’s also an opportunity to “borrow” (read: steal) creative ideas for their next event. Read Now: 5 Surefire Gamification Strategies to Crush Your Event Goals.

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Corporate Event Planning: Showcase the Agenda on a Website


Are you willing to spend your money and time on an event you know nothing about? A clear, comprehensive agenda is the backbone of an event that provides invitees with a worthy value offer. Reasons to publish the event agenda on your website.

Hack Your Way Into Event Planning


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

How To Estimate Event Planning Time More Accurately


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].

How to Start an Event Planning Business from Home (Updated 2018)


Many Event Planners start out working from home. This can be a great model for setting up an event planning business as it keeps overheads down in those critical early stages of trading and can maximise productivity.

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10 Tips for Successful Event Planning

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Event planning is a challenging task but there are 10 key moments to draw attention to so everything went well. The scope of the event will depend upon a response: timing, concept and continuance, roles in the team, hall presentation, food and sound. Give an eye to planning.

Advanced Corporate Event Planning Guide (2018 edition): Ideas, Checklists and Tips to Plan Successful Corporate Events


Would you agree that planning corporate events is not an easy beast to tame? Seriously, how can you get advice on planning events for the most demanding audiences out there? Event Management event planning event marketing Corporate Event Planning corporate events templat

14 Reasons Why Event Planning Steals People’s Hearts


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].

What is Event Planning?

Event Planning BluePrint

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?”.

Improve Virtual Events, Event Planning Certification and More

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Not all events need to done in person. Whether it’s a purely online event like a webinar or a hybrid event where online participants can be part of a real life event, virtual events can be a welcome addition for your audiences. Want event more event tips?

7 Things Seth Godin Can Teach You About Event Planning


These quotes can help you see event planning from a new perspective and may inspire you to forge your […]. The post 7 Things Seth Godin Can Teach You About Event Planning by Christina Green appeared first on [link].

101 Event Planning Ideas For Under $100


For limited budgets here are a variety of event planning ideas that you can accommodate for under $100. When the budget is running out, or you don’t have that much to begin with, low-cost ideas can be just what you need to ensure your event is a success or add some special touches.

5 Ways Technology Is Changing Event Planning [Video]


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.

The Corporate Event Planning Playbook [Free PDF]


If you plan corporate events this is the only PDF you need in 2018 to make your event successful. abovethefold## Our mantra for 2018 is that corporate event planners are facing a tough 2018. Event Management Corporate Event Planning corporate

100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas


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].

12 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Love Event Planning


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].

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Event Planning In The Hotel Of The Future


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.

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18 Interview Questions for your Next Event Planning Job


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].

10 Event Planning Traditions That Will Never Go Out of Style


They’ll always be fashionable because these event planning traditions have staying power. But with these event planning traditions, they’ve never gone out and never will. […]. Event Management event management event planning traditions event planning traditions

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


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

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


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”.

The 2018 Event Planning Training Guide: What you need to know about Courses, Certificates, Certifications and Degrees


The post The 2018 Event Planning Training Guide: What you need to know about Courses, Certificates, Certifications and Degrees by Patti J. Tips Training career event career #CMP certification event planning training

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Free Event Planning Tools To Make Work Easier

Endless Events

Who doesn’t love a free event planning tool? One of the best free event planning tools an #eventprof can use are templates. You can avoid missing crucial event details, reduce the stress of recreating something from scratch, and hit the ground running from day one.

55+ Event Planning Resources From Event Experts


If you're responsible for event organizing or marketing, you are probably over-stressed, constantly busy and lacking the resources you need to learn and grow as a professional. We have a solution for you — this guide to awesome and free event planning resources. Event roadshows.

Bipolar Disorder and Event Planning: My Story


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].

Event Planning for Millennials


A few months ago, I shared this blog post about Event Planning – for millennials – on 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?

9 strategies for last-minute event planning

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Last minute event planning is a bad idea for so many reasons. Planning at the last minute increases the likelihood of errors. In the rush to plan, important details may be overlooked. (CC) Unfortunately, event coordinator made Careercast’s most stressful jobs list again.

Event Planning – the Worst and Best Job in the World [Video]


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.

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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.

The Worst Advice We Have Ever Heard About Event Planning


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

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6 Ways to Use Mind Maps in Event Planning


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?

10 World Famous Event Planning Companies

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Let’s dive into ten of the most famous event planning companies, from around the world. Bassett Events – Toronto. Led by Jennifer Bassett, Bassett Events has more than 15 years in the industry. A Perfect Event – Chicago. Eventive – New York.

10 Easy Steps to Get into Event Planning [Video]


In this new video, we’re talking about some of the most effective strategies and tactics to get the job you want in events. abovethefold## Where To Start To Get A Career In Events Is your dream planning events?

The Truth About Event Planning Certification

Event Planning BluePrint

Have you ever wondered whether or not you need an event planning certification? Today we are going to discuss the truth about event planning certifications. What’s an Event Planning Certification, Anyway? or “What’s an event planning certification?”.

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


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

9 Simple Ways to Reduce Event Planning Stress

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Event Coordinator made Forbes 2017 “Most Stressful Jobs” list of 2017 and (you’re probably aware) it’s for good reason. Events have a lot of moving parts–everything from budget to promotion to organizing those long lines out the door.