Event Planning

The Event Planning Checklist for a One-of-a-Kind Attendee Experience

Do You Know The Best Ways to Increase Event Attendance?

Events are a time for individuals to come together and learn something new. They’re a time for event planners to provide guests with an experience they’ll remember. In fact, 91 percent of event planners measure whether or not an event is successful based on attendee satisfaction, according to EventMB. What are some ways you can…

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Event merchandise at a festival

6 Steps to Creating Event Merchandise That Your Attendees Actually Want

In this guest post, Bonfire CMO Kevin Penney draws on his experience in the world of custom apparel to lay out proven strategies for effective event merchandising. Whatever sort of events you host, maximizing revenue is likely one of your biggest objectives. Annual B2B events, B2C events, nonprofit fundraisers, and community-organized events must strike the perfect balance…

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A photo by Sebastien Roy of the meetings industry event C2 Montreal

5 Ways the Meetings Industry is Changing the Face of Events

Change is imminent — and in the meetings industry, it’s upon us. From more engaging, holistic experiences to the the bold new expectations of “bleisure,” event planners and suppliers are racing to adapt in an industry that’s as dynamic as it’s ever been. But where should industry professionals put their focus, and what are the…

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A fundraising event in the evening

5 Tips for Planning Fundraising Events That Exceed Expectations

Planning fundraising events successfully comes with it’s own unique strategy and plenty of moving parts. In this guest post, Accelevents co-founder and COO Zach Hagopian breaks down the five most crucial tips he’s learned from his own experience organizing an annual event in Boston. As a fundraising enthusiast, I’ve worked with thousands of fundraising events…

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an audience engaging with content by raising their hands at an event

4 Surefire Ways to Measure Audience Engagement at Live Events

In this post, we’ll show you how to measure audience engagement using four very different tactics that any planner or event marketer can employ. Event planning isn’t easy. In fact, it takes our all sometimes: energy, time, effort, ideas, management, and even some sweat and tears. So when it’s all said and done, it’s only…

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coworkers celebrating at a company party

5 Corporate Event Themes for Unforgettable Company Parties

When choosing a party theme for company get-togethers, corporate planners need to make sure that the theme is relevant and fun. But most importantly, they need to make sure it’s something that’s appropriate for the event, setting, and company culture. In the following, we’ll cover a list of some entertaining and versatile corporate event themes…

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