100 Virtually Free Event Planning Ideas

Event Manager

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].

11 Reasons Event Planners Love Their Job

Event Manager

Event planning is not for everyone, but for many it is the job of a lifetime. Here are just some of the reasons event planners love their job and are proud to do what they do. The post 11 Reasons Event Planners Love Their Job by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

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Does Event ROI Exist?

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More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Most planners hear event ROI and their minds immediately go to events that are sales or lead driven – the events that bring in the big bucks like tradeshows or […]. The post Does Event ROI Exist?

101 Event Planning Ideas For Under $100

Event Manager

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.

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

The Dark Side of the Events Industry

Event Manager

The events industry – an exciting, vibrant community that we adore working in (most of the time at least!). Here are 19 unsavoury elements of the world of events and what we can do to make it better.

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25 Event Themes That Ooze Style

Event Manager

Admire or get inspired by some of these new and classic event themes that have a stylish twist. An event theme is the central idea upon which the rest of the event is based and can therefore be the event success or downfall, so be sure to choose wisely.

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Intelligent Phones Will Change The Event Industry

Event Manager

Here we attempt to look into the mind-blowing possibilities this presents for event professionals. The post Intelligent Phones Will Change The Event Industry by Editorial Team appeared first on [link]. eventtech Event Technology event management event planning event technology

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7 Industry Leaders Discuss the Future of Events

Event Manager

What do event industry leaders think about the future of events? We have asked seven inspiring women about the future of the event industry. The event industry is an incredible environment made of exceptional individuals.

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9 Simple Steps to Master Social Media for Events

The Definitive Guide to Social Media Event Marketing

17 New and Emerging Roles in the Event Industry

Event Manager

A role in the event industry doesn’t just mean planning events. Here are 17 different career paths related to events. As technology continues to evolve we are presented with a very exciting time in the event industry.

Google Just Made It Easier To Find Events In Search

Event Manager

Google has announced huge changes to its mobile search results giving priority to events. Goodbye FOMO, hello events! Finding events online just got easier. Earlier this week, Google announced changes to the way events are displayed in mobile search engine results.

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Event Technology: The Strongest Driver for Change in the Event Industry

Event Manager

The post Event Technology: The Strongest Driver for Change in the Event Industry by Editorial Team appeared first on [link]. Event Technology #eventtech event industry event technology

Terrorism and Events: What Event Planners Need to Know

Event Manager

The recent geopolitical developments are putting event planners under an incredible pressure to secure the safety of their attendees. With the contribution of top safety experts in the industry and law enforcement, here is what you need to know about protecting your event.

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How iOS 11 Will Bring AR Straight To Events

Event Manager

Read on to find out how that will impact events. The post How iOS 11 Will Bring AR Straight To Events by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. eventtech event management experience event experiences event planning event apps event technology communication trade show tradeshow

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

7 Wrong Reasons for Becoming an Event Planner

Event Manager

Are you considering going into event planning? The post 7 Wrong Reasons for Becoming an Event Planner by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. Start Event Business event planning event industry event planner #eventprof event career event planning career

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12 Ways To Add Fun To Serious Events

Event Manager

Make user experience more fun and memorable with these entertaining ways to lighten serious events. Let’s be honest, if an event is fun it sticks in your mind and has more of an impact on you, making a longer impression.

15 Brilliant Examples of Participatory Activities At Events

Event Manager

Looking for ideas to add more attendee participation into your events? Participatory activities at events get attendees involved, keeps their interest and provides many unique opportunities to incorporate branding, sponsorship and the soft sell while also improving on the event experience.

The New Era of Event Technology

Event Manager

A new era has officially started in event technology. I am not sure if you noticed, but things are changing pretty fast in event technology. The post The New Era of Event Technology by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link]. Are you ready to join in?

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.

67 Event Marketing Tricks for Event Professionals

Event Manager

Want to market your event like a marketing pro, bringing in your largest crowd yet? Here are 67 ways you can improve your event attendee numbers for next to nothing, outside of your time. With social media, you can amplify your voice but don’t forget offline opportunities as well.

10 Old Event Tactics It’s Time to Ditch

Event Manager

Event professionals need to stay on top of current trends. The post 10 Old Event Tactics It’s Time to Ditch by Christina Green appeared first on [link]. Event Management event management event planning event tactics tactics old

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13 Things We Need to Keep at Events

Event Manager

Here are 13 ideals for the event industry that we need now more than ever. Event professionals have been examining all sorts of angles trying to figure out the keys to […]. The post 13 Things We Need to Keep at Events by Editorial Team appeared first on [link].

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17 Amazing Event Lighting Effects

Event Manager

Lighting can transform your event and can be a cost effective way to make an impact. Here are some inspirational event lighting examples that create amazing and powerful effects. The post 17 Amazing Event Lighting Effects by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

13 Creative Event Sponsorship Ideas

Event Manager

If you want your event to stand out and be attractive to sponsors then you need to come up with new concepts and ideas. Here is some inspiration for your next event. Event sponsorship is broken and gone are the days that your sponsors can hand […].

Confessions of an Event Creative

Event Manager

In this new series we present real-life confessions from people working in the event industry. The post Confessions of an Event Creative by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Event Management event planning creativity #eventprof confessions creative events event creative

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Crowd Surf: Snapchat’s New Weapon In Event FOMO

Event Manager

How Snapchat is helping events capitalize on event FOMO with user generated content and new features like Crowd Surf. Creating event FOMO (fear of missing out) is a great way to extend event reach beyond the localized audience.

50 Life Lessons Event Planners Have Learned Well

Event Manager

Old timers are full of good advice but event planners have a lot of their own too. Check out these life lessons that event planners have learned way too well. When it comes to event planners most of us have been educated at the school of hard knocks.

The Latest Trend For Big Events: 5k Runs

Event Manager

Attendees are becoming increasingly health conscious and focusing more on their wellbeing so it makes sense that including a physical element as a fringe event to your […]. The post The Latest Trend For Big Events: 5k Runs by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

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16 Inevitable Ways To Make Event Attendees Happy

Event Manager

As event planners we strive to make our event attendees happy and make a long lasting impression. To plan the best event ever, […]. The post 16 Inevitable Ways To Make Event Attendees Happy by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

Snapchat Vs Instagram: The Battle For Events

Event Manager

As the game of one up and catch up continues between Instagram and Snapchat, we discuss why both platforms are important to eventprofs and how events can capitalize. The post Snapchat Vs Instagram: The Battle For Events by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

Neuromarketing – And How Event Planners Can Use It For Events

Event Manager

Ever wish you had a magic ability to convince people to buy tickets to your event? The post Neuromarketing – And How Event Planners Can Use It For Events by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. Marketing event marketing marketing psychology neuromarketing

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6 Confessions of a Corporate Event Planner

Event Manager

In this new series we present real-life confessions from people working in the event industry. As a corporate event planner within a large company, here is […]. The post 6 Confessions of a Corporate Event Planner by EventMB Team appeared first on [link].

15 Ideas To Collect Feedback At Events

Event Manager

Here are 15 ideas to collect it more effectively for your event. Understanding how your attendees are feeling about your brand or event is essential when improving user experience for the future and the more constructive feedback the better.

Get Ready for the Rise of AI in Events

Event Manager

Are eventprofs ready for the rise of AI in events? The post Get Ready for the Rise of AI in Events by EventMB Team appeared first on [link]. eventtech event management event startups startups event planning event apps event technology artificial intelligence AI

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The Next Biggest Thing In Events

Event Manager

What’s the next biggest thing in the event industry? I get this question at every event, interview, webinar, guest post I participate in. The post The Next Biggest Thing In Events by Julius Solaris appeared first on [link].

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The Ultimate Guide to Starting an Event Planning Business

Event Manager

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.

Skills needed for organising an event

Gallus Events

Being an event planner / event organiser is one of the most dynamic jobs in the world, as well as one of the toughest. For the last few years I’ve looked at the role of the event organiser to try to keep up with how much it has changed.

25 Amazing Event Floral Displays

Event Manager

Intricate floral displays can make bold statements at events. Flowers aren’t just for weddings and a beautiful bouquet can complement the registration area and décor of the rooms and be used as part of the actual staging or event design. […].