Welcome to the weekly Eventelligence Report! Ungerboeck is always on the hunt for industry insights, facts, stats, quotes and whatever else we come across that might be useful, and it would be such a waste for us to keep it all to ourselves! Here’s our pick of what’s hot this week. Enjoy!
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32% of global consumers now pay using an eWallet. WorldPay
Content with relevant images get 94% more views that content without. Content Marketing Institute
For companies with annual revenues under $10M, median exhibition spending is $23,505. Exhibitor Online
“People rarely succeed unless they have fun what they are doing.” Dale Carnegie, writer, lecturer and developer of famous courses in professional development.
Great reads for event organizers
6 Tips for Managing Event Growth
By Alesandra Dubin, BizBash
Proof that you can teach an old dog new tricks, the 108 year old Los Angeles Auto Show has experienced tremendous growth under new leadership over the past several years. Find out the secrets to their success!
Ninja Moves for Improved Conference Session Marketing
By Dave Lutz, MeetingsNet
Disable the competition with these tips for upgrading your session descriptions and pre-show communication.
7 Things Innovative Event Organizers Are Doing
By Alon Alroy, Event Manager Blog
Find out what forward-thinking planners are up to and how you can sharpen your own game to keep up!
5 Easy Ways to Attract Attendees to Your Event
Christine Cullity & Ken Ferreira, TSNN
Of course you want to attract more attendees to your event, but the real end-game is to keep them coming back year after year. Check out these tips for making it happen.
Great reads for venue managers
Venues to Ignite the Creative Spark
By Padraic Gilligan, Event Manager Blog
The natural order of things in the venue management business can make it tough to keep up with technological advances, but for those that find a way, the pay-off can be well worth the hassle!
The Four Keys To Shaping Your Frontline Supervisors
By Carmen Day, IAVM
You probably already know that the overall guest experience in your venue hinges on the performance of frontline employees. But do you know how to develop, coach and inspire this pivotal piece of your workforce? Get the scoop!
Fighting Dark Days With Food Trucks
By Jason Hill, Ungerboeck Software International
It’s not a strategy that’s going to single-handedly banish dark days from your calendar but capitalizing on the popularity of food trucks could be a useful (and delicious!) tool to add to your larger strategy.
Fall is a Great Time to Focus on Energy Systems
By Facility Executive
It’s the best time of the year for preventative maintenance of your energy systems. Here’s a few good reasons to schedule service now!