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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
Apr 08, 2015

No, Bon Appetit, you've got to call the caterer

If you smell something burning, it's the catering profession....More
Alice Fay
Apr 08, 2015

Ask Alice: Top 10 wedding trends for summer 2015

1. Craft cocktails: Brides and grooms are interested in featuring creative, custom cocktails. Bitters are a must, and old-school drinks with a modern....More
Mar 31, 2015

Plan your next event with these 6 cool event start-ups

Six smart online tools that every event pro should know, courtesy Janet Newenham of Meetingsbooker.com....More
Daryle Stafford of Veracity Insurance Solutions
Mar 24, 2015

Protecting your event: A growing trend with insurance

Insurance expert Daryle Stafford of Veracity Insurance Solutions gives tips on obtaining insurance coverage for partner vendors....More
Rebecca Hochreiter
Mar 18, 2015

2015 destination wedding trends1

Around the world, destination weddings are continuing to make their mark, with new offerings and unique ideas consistently emerging in order to....More
Amy Chappuis Paramount Events Catering
Mar 10, 2015

Top catering trends for 20151

Great color, mini cocktails--let Amy Chappuis of Paramount Events Catering share the top catering trends for 2015....More
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