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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
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 caterer1

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
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 WeddingTrends1

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 2015 1

Great color, mini cocktails--let Amy Chappuis of Paramount Events Catering share the top catering trends for 2015....More
Erin Van Schepen
Mar 04, 2015

8 things to avoid when planning for portable restrooms4

Outdoor events of any size usually require portable restrooms. While this necessity seems easy enough to plan for, there are several missteps that....More
Joshua Needle
Feb 24, 2015

The 5 social media do’s and don’ts for event planners 1

Joshua Needle of Birthdays and Bottles shares five essential do's and don'ts of social media for event planner....More
Chris Cavanaugh of FreemanXP
Feb 17, 2015

Strong and getting stronger: Using social media to build brands

Chris Cavanaugh, executive vice president of brand strategy and insights for FreemanXP, discusses social media in brand building for corporate events....More
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