Social networks have made it possible to reach attendees across the globe. And we’re not just talking about marketing, social networks are about engaging attendees before, during and after the event. Attendees that could end up at your next event are hanging out on Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat right now. So how can you join […]
Why Don’t Planners Define a Pre-Event Strategy? Ok event holders (clients) and do-ers (planners) – it’s time to get real. Whether you’re internal to an organization, independent, or part of an event agency, you know the critical part of the event planning process is determining your event strategy by defining the “why?” of the event as […]
Every event hinges on a successful hotel site inspection. It’s a make or break moment where hotel management and event planning meet for the first time, and it’s becoming increasingly important to millennial buyers. That’s why the site inspection represents a unique opportunity to kick-off a lasting relationship between a planner and a property. Properties need […]
As event planners, we are constantly hunting for new ideas to wow and engage our audience. As Eventbrite research revealed, 78% of millennials would rather spend money on live experience than physical goods. But to deliver a truly memorable experience, we need to involve participants and make them part of the story.
Social media is an effective way to empower event attendees to share their thoughts and images to magnify the impact of your event. Outside of your everyday social following, your event audience deserves a platform of their own. A presence on this level can make or break the success of your events. Most importantly, these event tech […]
We’re thrilled to announce that Kelly Peacy, Founder and CEO of Insight Event Strategy, has joined our Board of Advisors. We’re excited about the depth of experience Kelly brings with her, in addition to her passion for business events, conferences, and conventions. Kelly is a Certified Association Executive (CAE) and a Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), and […]
It’s that time of year again! As you prepare for family and friends to come in town, consider some of these Thanksgiving trends to impress your guests! From the food to the décor, these trends will help you to get prepared for your guests as you kick off Thanksgiving together. 1. Natural Décor Incorporate elements […]
Event professionals are being asked to do more, but they’re not all getting the resources they need to improve their process in a real way. When it came to challenges facing event planners, we asked: “What’s the biggest change you’ve seen since you started working in our industry?” In Social Tables’ latest trend report, 35% […]