Category Archives: event tips

9 Social Media Engagement Tips for Event Planners

Most event planners are using social media in conjunction with events. What is your strategy? What resources do you have at your disposal? e.g.: Company Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts. Here are some thoughts on using social media before, during … Continue reading

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Meeting And Event Profs Should Keep An Eye On These 5 Cities

A lot of big cities around the country are attempting to increase their meetings-related economy by growing their hotel offerings and renovating other offerings, like airports. These plans are an attempt to attract corporate planners while simultaneously entertaining guests and … Continue reading

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Trade Show Professional’s Must Know For Exhibitor Live 2016

Are you in the Trade Show Professional or Corporate Event Planner and on the fence about the need to further your knowledge of the industry? Or, have you been wondering when to take the time out of your busy scheduled … Continue reading

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Successful Trade Show Secrets

Any company that has ever tried to move any sort of product can tell you one thing: marketing is key! Just about every company out there can agree that marketing is one of the most, if not the most, essential … Continue reading

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The Hardware You Need For A Great Sounding Event

So you want to hold a business event, large or small. You have everything you need: a visual display of some sort, stage, podium, lighting, and a cheap microphone/speaker device that you rented from the A/V Rental place down the … Continue reading

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Three Easy Ways To Increase Booth Traffic At Your Event!

If you’re reading this, this probably isn’t your first trade show or business conference. Whether it is or is not, it’s time to listen up. It’s 2015 and event professionals are finding more effective and creative ways to draw consumers … Continue reading

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The Importance of Carefully Vetting Your Event Speakers

Julius Solaris, founder of The Event Manager Blog, made a great start with getting rid of all-male panels, by pledging not to become a part of panels that don’t allow women but meeting professionals also need to keep an eye … Continue reading

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Give Out Some Spring Swag At Your Next Event!

Let’s talk about swag. No, I don’t mean that nonsense millennials keep saying they “have” (thanks Justin Bieber…) I’m talking about the original swag… convention, conference and event swag… the Stuff We All Get. This swag is stuff that convention … Continue reading

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