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].

101 Event Planning Ideas For Under $100

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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.

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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].

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.

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?

10 Event Planning Traditions That Will Never Go Out of Style

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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 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.

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

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?

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

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].

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.

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

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?”.

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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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?

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

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].

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.

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.

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.

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 […].

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.

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

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.

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

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

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

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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.

4 Major Event-Planning Lessons from the Fyre Festival Disaster

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However, the event was abruptly cancelled at the last minute—after guests had already traveled to the festival site, which just happened to be a remote island in the Bahamas with one small airport. However, at least some valuable event-planning lessons have emerged from the rubble.

Hidden Event Planning Fees – 20 Items that Planners Forget to Budget

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Your budget needs to be catered to from the beginning of an event to the end. Planners need to account for everything possible within the initial budget so that the starting point is representative of how the event is tracking financially. How Hidden Event Planning Fees Occur?

7 Easy Steps to Successful Virtual Event Planning

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Thanks to video streaming services , companies can achieve virtual event planning without geographical constraints. Virtual events can be a standalone venture or accompany a live event. Are they more inclined to partake in virtual event planning?

Successful Event Planning Tips: How To Life Hack, Use Event Data, and Choose Better Venues

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Planning for an event can be stressful and filled with uncertainty. We’ve collected a few successful event planning tips to help you out, ranging form event planner life hacks to how to pick the best livestreaming app for your event.

Trends in Event Planning: Event Ideas, Venue Tips, and Using Social Media Effectively [Einsteins’ Favorites]

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Want to read about the latest trends in event planning? Well, you’re in luck since we just scoped out a few of the most interesting topics in the events industry this past week. Steal These Cutting Edge Event Ideas. In areas like events, every second counts.

Fundamental Event Planning Tips: These Never Go Out of Style

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“Best practices” and “event planning tips” come in all shapes and sizes. Here at Guidebook, we share a lot of strategies for planners from tech tools to try, sponsor package ideas , and specific event marketing timelines. While we work to include these in our plans every time, they can be easy forget. If there’s one event planning tips article you read this year, let it be this one! The takeaway event planning tip?

5 Ways to Master the Art of Charity Event Planning

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A charity event serves two purposes: to raise awareness for a specific cause and raise money. For better charity event planning , implement these steps to maximize both attendance and monetary donations. Join the movement for a better event.

How to Create a Winning Event Plan (Plus Free Template)

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Get the whole team pulling in the same direction and achieve all your goals by filling out this simple one page event plan. The post How to Create a Winning Event Plan (Plus Free Template) appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Content / Production Event Planning Event Planning and Management Featured Free Resources Growth July Template Event Plan Pitch to Rich Strategy

5 Ways to Get Event Planning Experience [Video]

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In this new video, we talk about how to get more experience in event planning. Being an event planner requires a lot of things: a penchant for organization, a flexible schedule, and above all else, experience.

The Essential Guide to Outdoor Event Planning

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Thinking about putting on an outdoor event? Check out the essentials you’ll need to consider before beginning the event planning process. The post The Essential Guide to Outdoor Event Planning appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.