I feel like it was just yesterday that I was a server at a restaurant, running around like crazy, feeling that rush of adrenaline knowing I had more to do than likely physically possible. And every time I go to a busy bar or restaurant
The Event Sponsorship Revolution: Winning & Retaining Sponsors
Selling event sponsorships is a tough business. Companies spend thousands (and millions) of pounds, dollars, Euros, etc. to sponsor an event . Given these large investments, the idea of asking
The New Era of Event Professionals
Humans are social beings and best communicate when meeting face-to-face. Remember: kings and monarchs met face-to-face to better come to conclusions or compromises. Event planning is a profession with roots in ancient times.
Video Content for #Eventprofs
Since the advent of smartphones, the days of relying solely on professionals to record and capture an event has passed. Videographers and photographers aren’t always compatible with an event professional’s budget or they just
What Does It Take to Host a Successful Conference?
As a software solution provider for the events industry, I’m sure you can imagine the pressure involved in planning and hosting an event for people who actually do it for a living! And yet, here we are, fresh
What Brexit Really Means for the UK’s Events Industry
It seems a long time away, but the vote is clear: Brexit is here, it is real, and we have to live with it.
How do UK event professionals feel about the referendum? And what does Brexit really mean for the
Capturing the Right Event Photographer
As an event professional, there is more than enough on your plate and worrying about how the event is being captured shouldn’t be one of them. There is so many elements involved with preparing and running a success event.
Unconferences: How Participant-Driven Events Increase Engagement & Knowledge Sharing
Dull, dated, and boring are frequently stigmas about conferences. People generally think that they show up listen to an opening speech, go through the motions of preset sessions
Create an Incredible Experience with the Right Event Technology
The sheer amount of advancements that we achieve in technology on a daily basis can be overwhelming. It is difficult to keep up with the trends but it can be even more difficult to weed out those
Software Decision: Infrastructure
In Part 1 of this article, we looked at the background of the decision on purchasing best of breed versus an integrated solution. In Part 2 of this article, we will take a look at the infrastructure decisions that are as
3 Benefits of Cloud Computing for Event Management Professionals
It’s no news to you that event professionals have stressful jobs, right? But how much do you know about cloud computing and the way it can minimise stress in event managers’ lives?
Event Industry Unification and Advocacy
We live in a competitive world. Everything is a competition; just look at the world of competitive eating, cooking, dancing, etc. I think it’s fair to say we’ve all glanced at the Guinness Book of World Records for the