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3 Myths of Mobile Apps for Events

This is a sponsored post written by Greg Kockott, Managing Director at HelloCrowd. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. Mobile Apps for Events – The new buzz word, the new big technology play in the eventing and conferencing industry. They’re great and there’s no… Read more

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5 Event Planner Clichés That Are No Longer True

The event planning industry has come a long way from the binder toting days of the 80’s. New and superior technology, along with the cultural and economic changes of the last 2 decades have streamlined and revamped the way events are planned and experienced. And just like any other creative… Read more

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Does Your Event Play Fair? 9 Questions to Ask

In the hustle and bustle of planning for your event do you ever stop and think about what’s fair? I mean beyond the ridiculous hours you put in busting your butt to make it all happen! May 9, 2015 is World Fair Trade Day, and in honour of that we’re posing nine questions to help you ponder how… Read more

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How to Get the Most Out of Your Event Photographer

You have one opportunity to capture your event in all of its glory, before it is gone forever. Choosing the right event photographer and ensuring they are well prepared is essential. Here are the reasons why we think it is so important and our top tips for capturing stunning event… Read more

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5 Rules to Help #EventProfs Maintain a Healthy Work-Life Balance

Most Event Planners truly enjoy going to work every day. We all love the excitement and energy that surrounds our chosen profession. But how can you balance a successful and thriving career or business, while also having a stable and healthy personal life? Having some set principles in place can… Read more

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Why Event Planners Need Problems More than Solutions

Event professionals are problem-solvers at heart. However, when it comes to event creation and marketing, we tend to talk a lot more about solutions than we do about problems. In this article we explore how problems are a lot more interesting than solutions and how you can use them to attract a… Read more

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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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