Tag Archives: event planning

8 Steps to Simplify Registration and Improve the Attendee Journey

This is a sponsored post written by Robin Gallegos, Event Marketing Manager at Lanyon. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Planners know that a great event has to deliver something to every stakeholder. Attendees need information, networking opportunities and… Read more

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10 (Harsh) Truths Nobody Tells You About Being an Event Planner

A lot is written and observed about the traits of Event Managers and what it takes to be a great Event Planner. On the flipside however some of these common characteristics we share and our demanding career path can actually be a nightmare for those around us, at home, work and play. In… Read more

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Your Event Business Model Gets Rusty. Change It!

This is a sponsored post written by Nicola Rossetti, VP of Global Marketing at etouches. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Are you being challenged on your event revenue? See difficulty in maintaining a positive income trend year on year? Well, there might be a… Read more

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Are These Rookie Mistakes Squashing Your Trade Show Success?

Exhibiting at a trade show is a big investment of time, energy and money. Long days on the exhibition floor can be gruelling, especially if you are not getting the results that you want. Getting the most out of your trade show investment takes careful planning ahead. In this article we look at… Read more

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The Event App Bible v3 Is Out!

The highly anticipated third edition of The Event App Bible is out. Grab your free copy here. The Event App Bible has become the go-to publication if you are selecting or learning more about event mobile apps. 25,000 event professionals downloaded the first two editions. What that means… Read more

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How to Ensure Your Corporate Event Comes off Without a Hitch

There are many moving parts that take place when planning a corporate event. You want the event to come across as educational, inspirational, informative and, most importantly, enjoyable for those who attend the event. Nobody really understands the hard work that happens behind the scenes when… Read more

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Bizzabo: All-in-One Platform for Event Management [Review]

Bizzabo is a management, marketing and interaction platform for event professionals looking for an all-in-one solution to host their website, event mobile app and live interaction activities. Here is the review. I’ve known Bizzabo for quite a while now. They were among the pioneers of event… Read more

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Event Planning on the Right Side of the Brain

Humans have extraordinary brains. There are more connections in an average human brain than there are atoms in the universe, which means that our biggest asset is the super-computer between our ears. We process information using two very different but complementary processing styles,… Read more

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5 Essential Audio Visual Questions Event Planners Forget to Ask

Event planners are the types of people who like to have their hands in several proverbial pots. To be a successful event planner, you also have to be a good marketer, negotiator, and leader. In addition, event managers often have to make soirees into fields like design, catering and AV. The… Read more

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How to Start an Event Planning Business from Home

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. If you are considering whether it could work for you and how to make a success of… Read more

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