An unengaged audience is the worst nightmare for a panel. Planners can assist panelists by suggesting these techniques to connect to the audience.
Brush up on how to properly control your AV costs while taking into consideration the best tools for your event.
We all start as task managers; but if you want to take your career to the next level, becoming a strategic planner is a must.
Dishing out “no thank-you’s” is essential for maintaining work-life balance and avoiding feeling overwhelmed.
We explore a strategic timeline to ensure you engage participants before, during and after your event.
Event planner burnout is a common problem within the industry, but it is possible to put on a successful event without crossing into exhaustion.
With the right AV team and some creativity, the sky is the limit for what virtual reality and 360-degree can do for events.
Encourage attendees to interact with your brand on-site during a conference or event by creating a custom Snapchat geofilter.
Preventing personal cyberattacks starts with being aware, then minimizing risk. Here are five steps to protecting your own security.
“Unsubscribe" author Jocelyn Glei shares why we're so addicted to email and how we can communicate in a more effective, manageable way.
The planner-vendor relationship should be a well-oiled machine, but that's not always the case. Here are three common ways you annoy your vendors.
Is your personality a blue, a yellow, a red or a white? Jeremy Daniel, VP of training at the Color Code, describes what motivates individuals in each color.
BEOs establish all the setup information for a meeting, including F&B orders, AV needs and other details crucial to executing a successful event. Take
Pros in event photography share their top tips for getting the most bang for your buck and scoring photography worthy of a double take.
When it comes to content marketing, quality trumps quantity. Consider this breakdown of everything you need to know for your upcoming events.
Incorporate these five ideas into your education sessions to foster active learning that will help attendees retain information and increase ROI.
Email campaigns are one of the most effective and affordable ways to promote your event. Develop your email blueprint with these seven tips.
Working with logistics vendors for your next event? We've got six tips you can use to master your relationship with vendors and rental managers.
We asked Robin Ryan, career counselor and best-selling author of “60 Seconds & You’re Hired!”, for her tips on asking for a raise.
Hybrid events are a cost-effective solution to long-distance travel and busy schedules. Sophie Turton, content producer at mdgroup, shares seven tips for
As you compare AV quotes, take a few minutes to ask yourself these three easy questions for selecting the best provider.
Take note of these five tips for incorporating pop culture into your meetings and events.
Three social media experts share their secrets to making an event stick out on Instagram.
Former 911 operator Adam Timm shares his five keys to becoming stress resilient.
Social influencers are becoming an integral part of a successful event communications plan or brand marketing strategy.
Accommodating a wide range of attendees' dietary restrictions doesn’t have to be as complicated or expensive as you think.
These five easy, low-cost tips for meeting planners can save lives in the event of an armed attack or other emergency.
Here are three examples of logistical setbacks and solutions you can implement to ensure ground transportation goes smoothly.
Finding the right mix of speakers and educational programs can be challenging for a global event. Here are 10 do's and don'ts for how to do it effectively.
Aimia’s Patti Pagels shares do’s and don’ts for effective incentive travel programs.
Planning a meeting on a cruise ship can be beneficial to your budget and provide a novel experience for attendees.
Whether you're just "dating" or looking to "go steady," consider this handy checklist a guide to finding the right match in a planning partner.
Working smarter, not harder, isn’t a dream, it’s a reality—especially for planners who have to budget time wisely.
For meeting planners, standing out from the packed crowd of overachievers in this fast-paced environment might mean going back to the basics:
Here, free legal advice on the three Ws of one common headache for planners: suitcasing.
Independent meeting planners share their best tips for increasing productivity, focus and job satisfaction while working from home.