Category Archives: Meeting Planning

Designing Event Experiences Using the Sports Playbook

What if I told you to treat your guests like sports fans? What if you used some of the same elements sports teams use when designing event experiences?

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Event Risk Mitigation: Your Path To Becoming an Event Planning Hero

Post authored by Sarah Hill, Content Writer at Seven Events, Ltd. As any experienced event management agency will tell you, the safety and comfort of your guests needs to be a top priority at all times.

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Prioritizing Event Security in Uncertain Times

It only takes a few minutes of perusing news headlines to grasp how important event security is in this day and age.

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Designing for Your Event Objectives & More: 5 Key Takeaways from e4 2019

The full version of this article was originally published in the Maritz Global Events Blog. When we ask clients about their event challenges, we frequently hear: “Every year it becomes harder and harder to top last year’s event.”

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Hacks for Growing Your Event Attendance [Podcast]

You’d be surprised how many event strategists aren’t using the basics to prepare each year. Are you doing what is necessary to ensure you’re growing your event attendance.

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The Buck Stops Here: The Life of a Strategic Events Manager

If you’ve ever wondered who plans the events for an event management company, look no further. Let us introduce you to Dan Potter, Senior Strategic Events Manager at Maritz Global Events.

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When Attendees Have Options, Why Should They Choose You?

Chances are good that your event is not the only one of its kind. That means your potential attendees may have to pick your event or another, which also means someone wins and someone loses.

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Generational Blending: An Event Attendance Growth Strategy to Seize

Post authored by Donna Kastner, Founder of Retirepreneur Tribalization (aka “Take Me to My Peeps”) has ruled supreme at many events. And let’s face it – our brains are hard-wired to prefer mingling with like-minded people. People of the same … Continue reading

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Creative Problem-Solving and Innovation: The Life of an Event Project Manager

If you described the role of an event project manager as “busy,” you may just win the award for Understatement of the Year. “Busy” doesn’t even scratch the surface.

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