Instead of asking this: Did we exceed your expectations? Did you receive value for price paid? How would you rate the host hotel and conference? How would you rate the meal functions? Would you recommend this event to your friends? Ask this: Did we leave you breathless? Did your experience with us produce […]
Design meetings that inspire. Here’s one word of advice: Stop selling and start listening to your attendees, exhibitors and sponsors. “If you talked to people the way advertising talked to people, they’d punch you in the face,” says William Bakker of Think! Social Media. Rather than flipping a switch 60 days out and going into event […]
Event managers are getting creative and front-loading event attendance. Here are some of their strategies.
What’s wrong with this picture? Read this month’s morsel on “Hiring an outside caterer” and, if you can answer the red flag question, you’ll qualify to win a Starbucks gift card.
From Facebook to Pinterest and every channel in between, go surfing and promote your event to its fullest.
Most good themes are developed in brainstorming sessions, either in groups or through your own imagination.