Category Archives: Tips & Tools

Hot Event Trends for 2015

From small incentive trips, to emerging destinations and gamification, here are some of the hottest trends to monitor in 2015. If you are still finalizing your events for this upcoming year, take inspiration from technology, venues, design and decor predicted to be popular next year.

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5 Apps to Keep Your Privacy Intact

There has never been a more important time to safeguard your online data and privacy. In the age of data leaks, it’s not a terrible idea to protect your phone with apps that provide encrypted communication and theft protection. Below are some of the best apps out there both for iOS and Android keeping your…

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Techystalk Top Talkers for 2014

The folks at techsytalk.com took a look at the most read topics of the year and decided to publish a list of the most-talked-about articles. Among the articles are one about an event planner’s emergency kit, ibeacon for events, and the top five tech gadgets for any event planner. Read the source article at techsytalk

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5 Ways to Kill Your Career Potential

On average employees receive an annual 3 percent raise, but with inflation rates at 2.1 percent that figure is more likely 0.9 percent yearly. So what makes some people move up the ladder while others sit still? Forbes took a close look at people who are committed to their jobs but never get ahead, and…

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Public Speaking Comes Down to Passion

Connecting with others comes to down to channeling your passion and allowing yourself to fully experience emotion. Technique is important in successful public speaking, but passion helps you get spoken word across authentically and with charisma. Rather than telegraphing passion, focus on passion itself before you go into a meeting or high-stakes speech. Read the…

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Jolly Saint Nicolas: Ultimate Event Planner

As the hour nears and offices close for the holiday, Santa and his troops get ready for their big event. In spirit of the holiday, Event Manager Blog brings us a few light hearted reasons and characteristics that make Santa’s yearly event special for everyone. Enjoy! Read the source article at Event Manager Blog

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Take a Holiday From Electronics

In today’s world,  unplugging for a holiday break is actually necessary. Kate Davis of Fast Company suggests you set yourself up for success by establishing parameters early. “Tell everyone that for this amount of time, you will not be answering emails or work-related phone calls. Set a time frame and stick to it.”

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The Art of Storytelling at Events

Stortytelling done well is an art that goes back to the beginning of time and continues to play an integral part in media we consume. Brand storytelling at events can have compelling elements that engage attendees and help them fall in love with your particular brand. See how you can improve your user experience at…

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