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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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How to Fall in Love with Your Event Attendees

Love is in the air! Valentine’s Day is an opportunity to acknowledge the people you care about and in this article we celebrate that very special relationship between event planners and their event attendees. I recently organized and facilitated a seminar series for a group of 50 people…. Read more

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11 Steps for How to Handle a Customer Complaint at Your Event

Dealing with customer complaints effectively is an important skill, particularly if the feedback comes in the middle of a live event. How do you handle an event complaint situation? If you get it wrong you will probably lose a valued attendee forever. However if you get it right you could manage to… Read more

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10 Essential Tips for Planning a Wedding Like an Event Professional

A wedding is one of the most important days in any couple’s lives. From engagement photos, to selecting vendors, to making checklists and choosing your wedding party, there are lots of items that need to be planned out in an orderly fashion up until you say those two magical words – “I… Read more

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Top 9 Practices Event Organizers Should Stop Doing in 2015

This is a sponsored post by Alon Alroy, Co-Founder & CMO at Bizzabo. More information about Event Manager Blog’s sponsored posts. While it may be 2015 and there are no hoverboards to be seen (bummer), we are still well-immersed in the age of technology, but is your event? Are you truly a… Read more

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