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Jan 20, 2016

Behind the Gala Awards Game

We handed out the Gala Awards a week ago, and it was a great evening....More
Meghan Ely
Jan 18, 2016

2016 Trends: What’s in for This Year’s Weddings 

PR expert Meghan Ely shares 2016 wedding trends, including the rise of glamour and simple photography....More
Kevin Dana
Jan 11, 2016

Ring in the New Year with Fresh Design Trends!

The New Year has arrived and event planners are already busy working on fresh designs to impress their clients. More than ever, the 2016 trends in....More
Dec 29, 2015

Chá de Lingerie: The Brazilian Bachelorette Party

Get ready for some racy fun, as special event expert Brandon Lindley gives tips on throwing a cha de lingerie--a festive, Brazilian-style....More
Niki McKay of Blue Danube Productions
Dec 17, 2015

Are You Prepared for When it Gets Real? Event Crises and How to Cope1

Event expert Niki McKay shares two nightmares she went through and how you can prepare yourself when the worst happens....More
Philippe Dupont
Dec 15, 2015

Unleash the power of technology: 4 tips for a more high-tech event

Philippe Dupont of Freeman Audio Visual Canada, official AV partner of the Québec City Convention Centre, shares his top four tips to effectively and....More
Joseph Hagan
Dec 09, 2015

The Essentials of Festival Space Planning

Planning festivals is multi-faceted and time-consuming. But before worrying about the finer details, planning out the event space should be your....More
Dec 07, 2015

5 tips for booking event transportation3

No matter what the event, you want to be sure the company you hire provides safe, comfortable and smooth transportation. Check out these tips for....More
Mark Baltazar of Broadstreet
Dec 03, 2015

8 big meeting trends you can't ignore

Event expert Mark Baltazar of Broadstreet with 8 big meeting trends, including the importance of small bites and eliminating dangerous mokita--the....More
Dec 01, 2015

Why Gen Y: Marketing to Millennials

Whether you find yourself asking “Who are these people!?”--or you are a millennial yourself--there’s no arguing that today’s....More
John Guthrie of Bolton and Co.
Nov 19, 2015

How to minimize lifting, pushing and pulling claims in the event rental industry1

Workplace injuries can be painful--both physically and in the pocketbook. This insurance expert gives tips on protecting party rental workers....More
Anthony Bollotta
Nov 16, 2015

AV for the Event Planner: An Outsider’s Guide to the In-house Approach1

Now hear--and see--this: Here's how to avoid mistakes with in-house AV....More
Dexter Alcedo
Nov 12, 2015

Three tips for managing and minimizing risk for outdoor events

You have to worry about more than the weather forecast when staging outdoor events; insurance expert Dexter Alcedo share tips to minimize your risk....More

Lessons from the field: Top tips to consider for event planning1

Effective event planning is more than just reviewing a checklist--here are strategies for increasing an event's ROI....More
Nov 04, 2015

Industry awards: You can win in so many ways

Winning isn't everything--but it's a big thing! Why you should enter event industry award competitions....More
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