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Niki McKay of Blue Danube
Jun 20, 2016

Leadership Lessons: How to Teach Intuition to Your Team

Are leaders born or can they be taught to lead? Niki McKay of Blue Danube weighs in....More
Jun 13, 2016

You’re a Business Owner--Own It!

So you want to start your own business? Niki McKay is about to test you on it....More
Erinn Jones of CORT
Jun 06, 2016

5 Smart Reasons to Rent Your Event Furniture

Why bother buying when there are so many good reasons to rent event furniture?....More
Jennifer Taylor
Jun 01, 2016

Something Borrowed, Something Blue: Wedding Traditions You Should Know

You can expect your couples to be asking about ways to incorporate traditions into their celebration, so it’s important to brush up on your wedding....More
Rebecca Hochreiter
May 31, 2016

The Keys to Building an Event Website that Attracts Millennials

You've got to get millennials where they live--and that means getting them online....More
Gyawu Mahama of Hiscox Insurance
May 26, 2016

How to Insure Against Event Mishaps

In a job where the little things matter, it can be easy to overlook a big detail on that checklist (and one your clients might not know to ask for)--....More
Fabrice Orlando
May 23, 2016

Finding Event Design Inspiration Above and Beyond

We all love wedding blogs and magazines. They’re filled with gorgeous shots of every wedding aspect you can think of, from table runners to....More
Igal Sapir of 100 Candles
May 18, 2016

Break it Down: LED vs. Wax Candles for Special Events

There’s no doubt that candles are one of the most used decor pieces across all types of events, but what kind is the best fit for your event?....More
May 16, 2016

Social Media for Events: Why and How?

Social media platforms offer more than just an outlet for informal conversation. As more and more businesses move to online trading, social media....More
Kevin Dennis
May 11, 2016

Top Tech Apps for Event Pros--Part II

Last month, we looked at some of the top tech apps for event management, but you shouldn’t be surprised that today’s technology means....More
Meghan Ely
May 10, 2016

Tips on Building Your Brand as a Wedding Industry Expert

Now more than ever, it’s essential for wedding professionals to focus on building their reputation as an industry expert, which will in turn attract....More
Michael Caplan
May 05, 2016

Spending on AV Equipment vs. Communicating Your Message: How do you choose?

Asking your AV guy to produce your content is like asking the plumber to design your kitchen. Content production is an art and a profession ... and....More
Jennifer Taylor
May 02, 2016

Tips on Planning Special Events in Private Residences

Is there anything more personable and intimate than an event at a private residence? Weddings are romantic and corporate events are casual--there....More
Lisa Hurley of Special Events
Apr 28, 2016

ISES Global Event Summit: The Future and How to Get There

ISES Global Event Summit delegates map the future of special events....More
Apr 26, 2016

Dazzling Entrances: How to Surprise and Delight Event Guests

It all starts at the start: To put together a truly magical event, you have to greet guests with a breathtaking entrance to both surprise and delight....More
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