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Jennifer Taylor
Aug 25, 2016

Tips on Developing a Strong Staff Training Program

There are few things more important to a business than a well-trained staff, which is why it’s essential to have a solid training program in....More
Rebecca Hochreiter
Aug 17, 2016

2016 Destination Wedding Trends

Destination weddings continue to be a popular option among couples as they see the value (and adventure!) in taking their wedding on the road. With....More
Niki McKay of Blue Danube
Aug 16, 2016

Who’s Your Customer? (And What’s ‘Experience’ Got To Do With It?)

Think that the client who signs off on the job is your only customer? Niki McKay knows better....More
Kevin Dennis of Fantasy Sound Services
Aug 10, 2016

An Event Insider’s Look at Company Culture

“Company culture.” Surely you’ve seen this buzzword floating around the blogosphere and beyond--but what exactly is it?....More
Fabrice Orlando
Aug 08, 2016

What’s "In" for Event Entertainment

What's hot in event entertainment? Fabrice Orlando knows....More
Dr. Linda Robson
Aug 03, 2016

A Creative Approach to Risk Management: The Robson Risk Management Model

A college course on risk management for special events--you'll find it right here....More
Jennifer Taylor
Jul 27, 2016

Priorities, Priorities: Secrets to Knocking Out Those Long To-Do Lists

Whatever the reason, lingering to-dos are the source of stress and frustration--so why not just knock them out?....More
Brit Bertino
Jul 25, 2016

So You’ve Joined an Association: 3 Things You Should Do Next

Congratulations! You’ve done your research, you’ve networked, you’ve met people and decided to make it official and join an....More
Niki McKay of Blue Danube
Jul 20, 2016

Don't Do Rude: Niki McKay on the Power of Staying Polite

The #EventProf life is a life of doing all the things all at once. Sometimes it can be described as organized chaos. But manners matter. Here's why....More
Jul 19, 2016

2016 International Wedding Trends: Midyear Check-in

As weddings become more of a personal statement for many couples, we’re seeing more and more distinctive wedding styles--from vintage glam to fairy....More
Chris Stoddart of HiFly Photography
Jul 13, 2016

4 Things You Should Already be Using Drones for at Special Events

Drones have revolutionized the way moments can be captured and shared. Whereas just a few years ago the only options for aerial photography were....More
Dan Rose
Jul 11, 2016

Q&A on Corporate Social Responsibility in the Festival Industry

Festival season is in full swing, and organizers about the world are considering new ways in which they can improve their relationships with the....More
Jul 06, 2016

The Key to Staying Sane (and Productive!) During Peak Event Season

The good news is that sanity and productivity can go hand-in-hand as long as you’re committed to getting organized and maintaining priorities....More
Erinn Jones of CORT
Jul 05, 2016

7 Savvy Steps to Plan Your Summer Event

The sun is out and summer events are just around the corner. No matter what type of event you’re planning this season, summer brings a different vibe....More
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