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Jun 24, 2015

Entertainment 2.0 – What does it look like?

Eyal Simko, CEO of One Up Entertainment, shares strategies for creating great, interactive entertainment for special eve....More
Jun 22, 2015

7 smart ways to engage your audience 24-7 with social media

Tweet me! Like us! Follow us! Tag our clever hashtag! As marketers and event planners, we are populating our event promotions and collateral with....More
Jun 18, 2015

When the crap has to go: Creative ways to dispose of rental inventory

Unique suggestions on disposing of party rental inventory....More
Nancy Stoltz
Jun 09, 2015

Passion = Purpose: Finding your path in life1

Nancy Stoltz of Creative Coverings finds the driving force behind her life journey—a reminder that not all who wander are lost....More
Meghan Ely
Jun 03, 2015

2015 wedding trends: Midyear check-in

As we quickly gain momentum heading into midyear, it’s important to revisit and reflect on the wedding trends shaping this season....More
Jun 01, 2015

Leslee Bell on 25 years in events—and what's next for her

Longtime event decor expert Leslee Bell, founder of Decor and More, reflects on 25 years in special events....More
Amy Mzarek of ShowClix
May 27, 2015

Interacting on Instagram: How event organizers can utilize this top social platform

We live in a time when oversharing is welcome--even asked for at times--and it’s easy to think you can’t go wrong on social media. In the....More
May 25, 2015

A day in the life of a DMC operations manager

As a little girl, if someone asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I probably would have responded with a dream typical of any child: a....More
May 19, 2015

Time to network … abroad!

n one of the world’s most populous cities and with the language spoken countrywide Portuguese, it was easy to find myself as a little fish in a big....More
Ryan Zynger
May 13, 2015

4 proven nonprofit event branding techniques1

Branding can make or break your event. It's something so important, but often an underutilized part of event strategy. When it's done right,....More
Joe Matthews of Tagkast
May 08, 2015

5 ways to increase event ROI using branded photos and social media

Tagkast founder Joe Matthews shares ways to increase special event ROI via branded photos and social media....More
Apr 29, 2015

Why major corporations are blending teams while blending wines

The 2014 Corporate Learning Factbook, published in February of this year from Bersin by Deloitte, revealed that U.S. spending on corporate training....More
Apr 21, 2015

The top 10 things to look for when choosing a venue for your next corporate event

Conscientious event and meeting planners go to great lengths to ensure their functions are not cookie-cutter, one-size fits-all gatherings. Instead,....More
Apr 15, 2015

Four tips for engaging millennials at corporate events

Generation Y demands marketing attention, and they deserve it. By 2020, 46 percent of the workforce will consist of millennials. For this dominating....More
Kevin Dana of CORT
Apr 14, 2015

How to design a wedding using all the senses

With the 2015 wedding season officially under way, CORT Trade Show and Event Furnishings shares tips to turn any wedding into the most memorable....More
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