Category Archives: Event Planning

Eventopedia: 5 Lessons The Olympics Can Teach EventProfs

Tweet The good, the bad, and the ugly from Rio offers lessons for event planners: Even the Greatest Show on Earth has to concentrate on getting event marketing right, and – some would argue – that the 2016 Olympics in … Continue reading

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Maximizing An Event’s Social Media Impact

Tweet Some good tips here on how to get your event attendees talking about your event on social media: ¤ Make sure your company and event websites are responsively designed. Your websites are a principal means of promotion and should … Continue reading

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Eventbrite: How to Gracefully Cancel an Event

Tweet From Eventbrite’s blog: We all know that unforeseen circumstances can get in the way of an event. Maybe your venue cancels on you at the last minute, or bad weather puts your attendees’ safety at risk. As part of … Continue reading

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BizBash:5 Crowd-Sourcing Apps for Events

Tweet From BizBash: Thanks to a host of resourceful crowd-sourcing apps, eventgoers are now sharing more than just the live experiences with their fellow attendees. From carpooling to even CPR assistance, here’s a look at some apps harnessing people power. … Continue reading

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Genioso Event Magazine: 6 Ways to Improve Your Outdoor Event’s Security

Tweet Genioso Event Magazine: As the organiser of an event, you’re going to be faced with numerous challenges, and one that should be a top priority is safety. Outdoor events tend to cover a much bigger area than indoor events, … Continue reading

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Event Manager Blog: 10 Lessons from Comic-Con for Event Professionals

Tweet Event Manager Blog: Managing large-scale events is a massive undertaking in timing, crowd control, and security but there’s a lot more to learn from Comic-Con than just handling people. Comic-Con delights and surprises. Check out these suggestions from Con … Continue reading

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Wahl Tets: Five Good Tips to Keep in Mind with Event Structures

Tweet From Wahl Tents: 1. Be in good company! Pick an outdoor event structure company that has earned a sterling, solid reputation for what they do! You want your structure to be solid and safe, that is always a priority. … Continue reading

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BizBash: 5 Tips for Planning a Stellar Presidential Inauguration Event

Tweet From BizBash: Whether Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump becomes the 45th president of the United States, the events in and around the January 20, 2017, inauguration will involve a turnaround time of less than two months. Figuring out how … Continue reading

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Experts Review The Olympic Opening Ceremony

Tweet From BizBash: They did an amazing job with the use of some key set and theatrical pieces, puppetry, pyrotechnics, and lighting, but the success overall was in the use of projection—which was done brilliantly. It made this low-budget production … Continue reading

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BizBash: See How This Sorority Staged the World’s Largest Plated Dinner

Tweet From BizBash: When members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. gathered about 22,000 people in Atlanta for its 67th Boule Dinner on July 13, they set a Guinness World Record for the largest plated dinner—breaking a mark the organization … Continue reading

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