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Kerry Lee Doehr
Feb 22, 2017

Made a Mistake? 4 Tips on How to Handle It

Step 1: Admit your mistake ASAP....More
Megan Velez of
Feb 21, 2017

New Options Open Up for Jewish Destination Weddings

In 2017, customization reigns supreme in the destination wedding market, with a number of rich and diverse offerings taking center stage for the....More
Amy Green
Feb 15, 2017

Innovative Ways to Boost Your Your Bottom Line

The new year is a great time to evaluate your business operations and look for ways to take your company to the next level. When you run your own....More
Feb 14, 2017

A Pricing Model for the Rental Industry that Works for Everyone

Every industry is challenged to develop a fair pricing model for its clients. Pricing event rental equipment based on what a competitor is charging....More
Kim Sayatovic
Feb 08, 2017

How Event Pros Can Stay Ahead of Big Trends1

Whether you are all about what is “in” or you have grown tired of the latest trends, it is important to be prepared for any requests that come your....More
Kevin Dennis
Feb 06, 2017

4 Keys to Long-Lasting Relationships with Creative Partners

In the world of events, the people you know can truly transform your business. The question, however, lies in how to maintain and nurture your....More
Erinn Jones
Feb 01, 2017

New Year, New Color Palette!

With a new year comes the new event season! Hosting events can be extremely stressful and a logistical nightmare. From generating guest lists,....More
Kerry Lee Doehr
Jan 30, 2017

The Two Things That Should Happen When You Have to Tell a Customer 'No'

While professionals in the service industry are widely trained for the ability to try and say "yes" as much as possible to a client, there are times....More
Michael Caplan
Jan 25, 2017

Less Time, Less Budget, Same High Expectations

You need to create experiences that impact on many levels … and to get it right the first time....More
Niki McKay
Jan 23, 2017

Customer Service vs. Client Management: Which One Rules?

This past holiday season led one of my team members into her first predicament of customer service versus client management. When was it okay for her....More
Jan 18, 2017

Get Inspired in the New Year with Stylish Design Trends!

Kick off the New Year with modern rental furnishings that reflect 2017’s hottest trends in event decor!....More
Meghan Ely
Jan 11, 2017

PR Etiquette as a Wedding Pro

Throughout my years working in the event industry, I have found that the best motto to work by is “work hard and be nice to people.” If....More
Michael A. Hodge
Jan 09, 2017

Special Event Planner's Guide to Inauguration-Scale Events

With the U.S. presidential inauguration looming on Jan. 20, event planners can take a page from some of the best in the business when preparing large....More
Kylie Carlson
Jan 04, 2017

Millennial Generation Heavily Influences 2017 Wedding Trends

Kylie Carlson of the International Academy of Wedding and Event Planning on the impact that millennials will have on weddings in 2017....More
Peter McGrath of FreemanXP
Jan 03, 2017

3 Big Trends in the Brand Experience Industry for 2017

Every brand has a story to tell, and brand experiences are the best way to bring them to life. More than any other form of communication, they give....More
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