Giving Back: How Your Event Can Make a Difference

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Pouring back into the community that hosts your event should never be an obligation; it should be a display of gratitude and goodwill to those who have welcomed you and your attendees.

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5 Smart Tips to Show Gratitude to Your Event Team Year-Round

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By Donna Kastner, Event Marketing Specialist

In our fast-paced and sometimes frantic world, we might occasionally forget to say “thanks” to those around us. Or we do so in such a fast and fleeting way, it fails to register with our event team.

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Invaluable Lessons From One of the Year’s Biggest Events

imex americaIt’s been nearly a month since dust of IMEX America has settled, yet still we find ourselves thinking about some of the incredible connections and insights we experienced.

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Reinvention: Tearing Your Event Down and Rebuilding it Better [Podcast]

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In this edition of The VIP Lounge podcast, the focus is on event reinvention and how getting back to the basics can make all the difference.

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Is It Possible to Generate Event Housing Revenue Without Risk?

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For too long, offering event housing solutions to your guests online came with a number of factors to consider. The risks associated with offering online housing solutions could be intimidating and cause event planners to shy away from doing so.

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Exhibitor ROI: Quelling Concerns & Unleashing Richer Buyer-Seller Exchanges

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Post authored by Siobhan Connellan, Director, Exhibitor Services Operations at Experient

Many exhibitors find themselves in a quandary as they fine-tune and activate their trade show strategy.

Diminishing budgets, rising costs, logistics and travel complexities, managing staffing, and keeping up to speed on the latest compliance regulations are just a few challenges that are top of mind for exhibitors today.

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A Brilliant New Twist on Conference Bags

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At almost any event you attend, conference bags are sure to await your arrival. But have you ever been given one that you actually keep and use?

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3 Hottest Event Destinations in North America Right Now

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We’ve carefully studied thousands of event bookings in North America to identify three red-hot event destinations on the rise.

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Event Trends to Watch from Michael Dominguez & Wisdom@Work: The VIP Lounge

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This podcast episode starts off with a book recommendation. Then it’s on to emerging trends that tee up challenges to solve and opportunities to seize for event organizers.

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The Future of Experience Design: 2 Mins With David Peckinpaugh

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Experience design isn’t just an industry buzz word. It’s not a “best practice” that’s here today and gone tomorrow. It’s a culture-shifting, get-on-or-get-left-behind principle that has already transformed the meetings and events industry—and it’s just getting started.

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