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Why Project Management is More Important Than You Think

Sometimes we can’t see the forest through the trees. We forget how incredible we are as a whole because we are so steeped in the weeds of our everyday existence. Keeping a plethora of tasks moving at the right pace, … Continue reading

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Disruption, Design & Fostering High-Performing Event Teams -The VIP Lounge

In this episode of The VIP Lounge podcast, we’re exploring a kaleidoscope of topics, including digital disruption, experience design, and nurturing high-performing event teams who collaborate beautifully.

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Improving Event Room Block Performance: Do You Know Your R2R?

Post authored by Aaron Dorsey, Senior Director of Strategic Sales Solutions “The best predictor of future behavior is past behavior.” This maxim has long been embraced by business leaders, but to ring true in today’s fast-changing world, behaviors must be … Continue reading

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3 Tips to Boost the Value of Your Event’s Education Sessions

Post authored by Donna Kastner, Event Marketing Specialist. For most conferences, attendees will make their purchase decisions based on education sessions. Some attendees view events as an expedient way to earn and retain certifications, while others are more interested in … Continue reading

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Event Revenue Optimization, aka Fix My P&L

Post authored by Gary Schirmacher, CMP, Senior VP, Industry Presence & Strategic Development Event profitability has always been important, but today, executives are inspecting event financials more closely. More attention is being paid to how events ultimately impact the bottom … Continue reading

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7 Ways to Navigate Group Reservation Needs in a Seller’s Economy

Post authored by Rick Benoit, Manager, Housing Services, Experient With the meetings industry seeing record occupancy and rate growth, it is more important than ever that your event be well situated in advance for space and room block needs.

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How to Be a Star: The Newest Trend in City-Wide Housing

Post authored by Heidi A. Voorhees, MBA, CAE, Senior Vice President, Housing, Experient With the new seller’s market in full swing, revenue managers are playing a bigger role than ever in deciding how much inventory to give to a group, … Continue reading

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Creating Better Events with Design Thinking

Post authored by Cynthia Hornketh, Vice President Experience Design, Experient Supporting any large, complex project—particularly re-designing a conference or convention—is a daunting undertaking. If you share this vocation and challenge, here are a few foundational tools we recommend using in … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Outsourcing Your Event Management Needs

Post authored by William F. Reed, FASAE, CMP, Senior Vice President of Strategic Sales at Experient To outsource or not to outsource? Chances are, if you are responsible for your organization’s meetings, conferences, tradeshows or events, you’ve probably asked yourself … Continue reading

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