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The Best Travel Apps for Busy Association Professionals

Can you imagine what traveling was like before smartphones and mobile devices? Quite arguably one of the biggest industries affected by the internet and smart apps is traveling, especially for the busy event professional. It is difficult enough to head on an excursion...

Social Customer Service For Conferences

Customer service is a phrase that does not get a ton of play in the meetings and events industry. I would imagine it is because the subject is not too sexy and most conference organizers think that their people do a "good enough" job.  Fair enough, but just because...

Conference and Event Sponsorship Guide

If money appeared out of thin air, then there wouldn’t be a need for sponsorship. Of course, building sponsorships is a reality and part of the business if you routinely host events.

Tips for Safe Conference and Event Travel

Stephenie Rodriguez knows a thing or two about traveling safely. The CEO of Mighty Media Group Pty Ltd and founder and CEO of JOZU for WOMEN spends a considerable amount of time on the road amassing a wealth of travel experience traveling as a woman.

Why Use Facebook to Market Your Association Conference

If you’ve ever planned a conference for your company or association, you know how easy it is to get caught up in a million different things. Speakers drop when you least expect it, venues fall through, prices change, and so on. Not to mention, you have to market the...

Excel for Conference Planning – Number 2

I will just throw this out there. If you are in the conference planning game, then you need to know Excel. Even if you don't use it daily, you can rest assured that someone you come into contact with will use it like butter on bread. It could be the hotel, the...

Start Planning Now for a Meeting in the Mountains

When it comes to planning the next meeting or event for your company or association, next winter may seem too far away and the least likely season in which to do so unless you’re planning on hosting in a warm weather locale. Yet, a snow-covered landscape holds its own...

Plan a Spirited Meeting or Event in London

Companies looking to plan a distinctly different and uniquely themed meeting or event now have a new venue to consider in Notting Hill, London. The Distillery, recently opened on bustling Portobello Road, is the new home for the same-named, award-winning gin. It holds...

Top Ten SEO Resources for Conference and Association Marketers

SEO for conference marketers. Let's be honest. Do you know what that means or did you stumble in here to our little chat by accident? Or were you pushed? Conference or association website not performing like it used too? Traffic down? New blood not finding their way...