Corporate Events http://specialevents.com/taxonomy/term/7409/more en Corporate Chief Sings Praises of Business Events http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/corporate-chief-sings-praises-business-events <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tired of corporate events being dismissed as "frills"? Take heart--no less than big-time CEO Bill McDermott of SAP sings the praises of corporate events and meetings.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/corporate-chief-sings-praises-business-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/corporate-chief-sings-praises-business-events#comments Corporate Events Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:50:00 +0000 22381 at http://specialevents.com Photo by Kzenon / © Getty Images Four tips for engaging millennials at corporate events http://specialevents.com/blog/four-tips-engaging-millennials-corporate-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Generation Y demands marketing attention, and they deserve it. By 2020, 46 percent of the workforce will consist of millennials. For this dominating demographic a traditional workplace isn&rsquo;t enough, and neither are traditional corporate events. It takes more than a fancy venue to get this crowd genuinely engaged, but tailoring your approach to include millennial-specific features can change that.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/four-tips-engaging-millennials-corporate-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/four-tips-engaging-millennials-corporate-events#comments Corporate Events engaging millennials at corporate events Special Events Blog Wed, 15 Apr 2015 10:24:00 +0000 22351 at http://specialevents.com Corporate Social Responsibility: An Essential Part of Creating Event Engagement http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/corporate-social-responsibility-essential-part-creating-event-engagement <div class="field-byline"> Chris Lee </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>DMC expert Chris Lee shares the many benefits of incorporating Corporate Social Responsibility elements into events and meetings</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/corporate-social-responsibility-essential-part-creating-event-engagement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/corporate-social-responsibility-essential-part-creating-event-engagement#comments Corporate Events Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:50:00 +0000 21941 at http://specialevents.com Well Served: Extraordinary Events and Patina Catering Code Dishes with T-Shirts http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/well-served-extraordinary-events-and-patina-catering-code-dishes-t-shirts <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Extraordinary Events and Patina Catering treat 3,200 high-level guests to a fun affair where every dietary demand is met--just follow the signs.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/well-served-extraordinary-events-and-patina-catering-code-dishes-t-shirts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/well-served-extraordinary-events-and-patina-catering-code-dishes-t-shirts#comments Catering Corporate Events Wed, 18 Mar 2015 17:44:00 +0000 21781 at http://specialevents.com Using Emotion to Move Clients: Practical Applications http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/using-emotion-move-clients-practical-applications <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Corporate Magic's Jeff Kirk gives practical applications for using emotion to move clients</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/using-emotion-move-clients-practical-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/using-emotion-move-clients-practical-applications#comments Corporate Events Wed, 04 Mar 2015 00:47:00 +0000 21541 at http://specialevents.com Full Steam Ahead: Beautiful Moments Creates a Steampunk Corporate Holiday Party http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/full-steam-ahead-beautiful-moments-creates-steampunk-corporate-holiday-party <div class="field-byline"> Special Events Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The team at Beautiful Moments go full steam ahead with this steampunk/vintage/Big Top corporate holiday party.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/full-steam-ahead-beautiful-moments-creates-steampunk-corporate-holiday-party" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/full-steam-ahead-beautiful-moments-creates-steampunk-corporate-holiday-party#comments Corporate Events Themed Events Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:02:00 +0000 21511 at http://specialevents.com Real vs. Perceived Emotional Experiences at Events http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/real-vs-perceived-emotional-experiences-events <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Kirk </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Event expert Jeff Kirk of Corporate Magic looks at the power of perception in creating indelible events--it can be as meaningful as an actual experience</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/real-vs-perceived-emotional-experiences-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/real-vs-perceived-emotional-experiences-events#comments Corporate Events Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:41:00 +0000 21461 at http://specialevents.com Local Pros Go After 2016 Presidential Convention Events http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/local-pros-go-after-2016-presidential-convention-events <div class="field-byline"> Lisa Hurley </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>They don't hit till 2016, but the big Democratic and Republican national conventions will bring lots of events to their host cities—and local event pros are already at work trying to win the business</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/local-pros-go-after-2016-presidential-convention-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/local-pros-go-after-2016-presidential-convention-events#comments Corporate Events News Wed, 18 Feb 2015 18:13:00 +0000 21421 at http://specialevents.com <p>The 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver.</p> Photo by Justin Sullivan / © Getty Images Emotional Experiences Can Drive Event Sales http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/emotional-experiences-can-drive-event-sales <div class="field-byline"> Jeff Kirk </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Corporate Magic's Jeff Kirk shares the power of emotional experiences--and why they work so well for special events.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/emotional-experiences-can-drive-event-sales" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/corporate-events/emotional-experiences-can-drive-event-sales#comments Corporate Events Tue, 17 Feb 2015 23:11:00 +0000 21391 at http://specialevents.com Strong and getting stronger: Using social media to build brands http://specialevents.com/blog/strong-and-getting-stronger-using-social-media-build-brands <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Chris Cavanaugh, executive vice president of brand strategy and insights for FreemanXP, discusses social media in brand building for corporate events</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/special-events-blog">Special Events Blog</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://specialevents.com/blog/strong-and-getting-stronger-using-social-media-build-brands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://specialevents.com/blog/strong-and-getting-stronger-using-social-media-build-brands#comments Corporate Events social media in brand building for corporate events Special Events Blog Tue, 17 Feb 2015 19:19:00 +0000 21371 at http://specialevents.com