F.A.Q.


I get at least one of these questions every day, here are my answers.


Event Manager Blog Frequently Asked Questions

- What is it that you do?
- I want to start a career in event planning, can you help me?
- Can I pick your brain on my latest project or startup?
- Can I Hire You as a Speaker?
- Do you accept paid links?
- I feel my content would be great on this blog, can I write for you?
- I commented on a post but never seen my comment published, what happened?
- I can’t find a comment I posted a while ago, what happened?
- I sent a press release but you haven’t posted about us, why?
- I am a Startup and I want to pitch my idea, how do I do that?
- I want to advertise with you, how do I do that?


Q: What is it that you do?


A: I started working with event marketing 10 years ago. I got involved in social media since 2007. After being a consultant and working with global brands I have become a full time blogger here at Event Manager Blog.

I have been planning all sorts of events and still do. From traditional conferences to barcamps, from networking events to product launches.

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Q: I want to start a career in event planning, can you help me?


A: First read this post, then head to our Linkedin Group, we have a career section there.

I won’t reply to emails that have been covered in the above post.

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Q: Can I pick your brain on my latest project or startup?


A: My brain has limited capacity and scarce time, therefore I do not offer one-to-one advice. I am not a consultant anymore, therefore it is highly likely I can’t help anymore. I am advisor to a few startups but usually that means we’ve known each other for a while. If you are a startup, the best way to present yourself is by filling this form.

I share the views on this article, so please read it!.

The best advice is summed up on the blog, so make sure to read it.

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Q: Can I Hire You as a Speaker?


A: From time to time I speak at both face2face and virtual events. I usually talk about event technology and event trends. I am quite selective with the events I speak at and these are my views on speaking at events.

Events I presented at include: IMEX, EIBTM, Corporate Meeting Summit, MPI Annual Meetings, Tech Fest, Event Tech Circus and a few more.

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Q: Do you accept paid links?


A: We do not accept paid links on EMBlog. But we do offer advertising opportunities.

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Q: I feel my content would be great on this blog, can I write for you?


A: Yes. Here are more info. If you don’t read the guidelines I won’t read your post. We do not accept guest posts from tech providers.

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Q: I commented on a post but never seen my comment published, what happened?


A: We reserve the right to publish only the comments we find relevant and appropriate to the conversation.

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Q: I sent a press release but you haven’t posted about us, why?


A: We do not accept press releases. If you want to make sure that your product makes it to the blog, you can purchase a sponsored post. Please use the Advertise Section.

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Q: I am a Startup and I want to pitch my idea, how do I do that?


A: Just follow me or the blog on Twitter, your bio is your pitch.

Submit your event startup here.

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Q: I want to advertise, how do I do that?


A: Please use the Advertise section.

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If your question is here, don’t ask it again as it won’t get an answer. If your question is not here, please use the contact section.

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