Use These US Holiday Insights to Prepare Your Marketing Strategies

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The post Use These US Holiday Insights to Prepare Your Marketing Strategies appeared first on Sojern. 2021 Showing Strong Holiday Travel Searches and Bookings. Good news for travel marketers, 2021 travel planning has returned to a similar pattern as 2019.

Revisiting Micro Weddings: Prepare for an Industry Shift

Special Events

Micro-weddings are no longer a matter of necessity—couples are opting for these intimate events out of choice and are much happier for it.

Chile Tourism Board supports national tourism sector in preparation for travel rebound

Travel Daily News

Trainings, infrastructure updates and a campaign that highlights tour guides are some of the efforts in place to prepare Chile for a future tourism reopening

How COVID-19 Accreditation Helps Planners Prepare for On-site Events

BCD Meetings & Events

With the hope that in-person meetings would soon make their return, our team turned to the Event Leadership Institute's Pandemic Meeting & Event Design Certificate to learn how the pandemic has since changed event planning and how they could best prepare for this new future.

Ask These Questions To Ensure Your Event Destination is Prepared

Achieve Incentives

How has the country prepared its hospitality leaders to safely welcome tourists? These nine questions are of course just a start to understanding how prepared a destination is to safely host your event.

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How Hotels are Preparing to Host Hybrid Events

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BCD M&E Business Development Director, Helen Carmichael , sits down with a hotel partner to discuss current preparations and precautions for hosting hybrid events.

Here Come the Newbies: Preparing for the Event Pro Blitz

Special Events

New-to-market vendors might seem young and fresh with an eye for great social media and web design, but when you are evaluated against these newbies (because you will be!), make sure your story comes through and the substance of your experience is crystal clear

Attending a Tech Event? Prepare Yourself with These 5 Tips by @dancarthy2

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So, you have to know how to prepare yourself well and take the best out of these events. Prepare well, do the research and go. Careers are oftentimes forged when people meet the right folks at the right times. This is especially true in the technology industry. All of you who are a part of this industry know very well how important it is to stay well connected and interact with your peers.

Carpocalypse: How to Prepare for Rental Car and Rideshare Price Surge

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The post Carpocalypse: How to Prepare for Rental Car and Rideshare Price Surge appeared first on Smart Meetings.

Webinar: Preparing for Future Travel

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Watch as we review what you need to know to prepare your organization for business travel in a post-COVID-19 world. The post Webinar: Preparing for Future Travel appeared first on Carrousel Travel.

How to Prepare for Conclave

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The post How to Prepare for Conclave appeared first on Smart Meetings. When 300 certified meeting professionals arrive in Birmingham, Alabama, the second week of November for CMP Conclave , they will be greeted by three days of immersive education on every aspect of event planning—all of which counts toward continuing education units for recertification, of course. More: The Ultimate Road to CMP.

Managing Live Stream Lag: How to Prepare Your Virtual Presenters

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Preparing For The Worst: Is Your Production Company Ready To Pivot Again?

Endless Events

As you prepare to plan your next event, re-consider the team you have by your side. Oh, what a year it has been! It seems like only yesterday our industry was facing the worst crisis in a generation. It might sound dramatic now, especially if you’re reading this in 2035.

Preparing for a New Normal with CORT Events

Special Events

Kevin Dana of CORT Events shares how special event planners can use furniture to help keep event guests safe during the COVID pandemic

Preparing Presenters to Handle On-Stage Problems

MeetingsNet

Developing a "Plan B" for each potential complication means the audience will still get what it came for. Planners spend lots of time searching for, negotiating with, and contracting the right speakers and presenters for their events.

[Webinar] Negotiating International Meeting Contracts: Are You Prepared?

MeetingsNet

When it comes to planning successful meetings and events abroad, preparation is critical, requiring research, patience, and practice. planners who want to know how to understand, negotiate, and prepare contracts with counterparts across borders in three key areas for corporate and association meetings: Europe, Asia, and the Mideast. Webinar live date: June 13, 2019 at 2pm ET / 11am PT. Earn 1.0

Are You Prepared for Gun-Toting Attendees?

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Are you prepared? Are you prepared? Now that many states allow guns in public spaces, pistol-packing participant could be coming to your next meeting. Now that many states allow guns in public spaces, pistol-packing participant could be coming to your next meeting. read more. Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings

The Event Vax Debate Uncovers Legal, Health and Moral Questions

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Prepare to be Enchanted by a Hidden Gem in New Mexico’s High Desert

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The post Prepare to be Enchanted by a Hidden Gem in New Mexico’s High Desert appeared first on Smart Meetings. Nestled on 550 acres of the Native American Santa Ana Pueblo, Hyatt Regency Tamaya Resort & Spa is steeped in hundreds of years of history and culture. Where else can you find authentic cultural experiences led by tribal members like Pueblo Oven Bread Baking, Storytelling Under the Stars, jewelry making and Native dance performances?

45 Questions To Ask Before Meeting With A Virtual Event Production Company

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The best thing you can do to start this journey off with the right foot is to be prepared. Virtual Events how to prepare for a virtual event meeting virtual event engagement virtual event marketing virtual event meeting virtual event production virtual event production company virtual events

Prepare for an Experience That Goes Beyond the Ballroom in Tucson, Arizona

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The post Prepare for an Experience That Goes Beyond the Ballroom in Tucson, Arizona appeared first on Smart Meetings. You can certainly pick one of the ordinary places to hold your next meeting – or you can get off the beaten path and choose Tucson, located in the heart of the gorgeous Sonoran Desert.

Video: Are You Prepared for Event Industry Disruption?

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Silicon Valley loves (and loves to hate) the term “disruption”—but it could be applied to the event industry as well

Prepare for an Experience That Goes Beyond the Ballroom in Tucson, Arizona

Smart Meetings

The post Prepare for an Experience That Goes Beyond the Ballroom in Tucson, Arizona appeared first on Smart Meetings You can certainly pick one of the ordinary places to hold your next meeting – or you can get off the beaten path and choose Tucson, located in the heart of the gorgeous Sonoran Desert.

Q&A: Inaugural Mobile World Congress Americas Prepares for Debut

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Two of the world’s largest mobile technology associations are partnering to create a new trade show based in the United

How to Transform Your Attendees into Networking Butterflies

Smart Meetings

Being transparent about the purpose prepares attendees for getting the most out of your event. For large scale events, it’s worth connecting with commercial partners who are prepared to sponsor and promote the event to their customer base. Thanks to social media—and a whole host of event marketing platforms—it’s never been easier to set up a networking event. The challenge is ensuring that the event is a genuine success for those in attendance.

Are You Prepared for a Cybersecurity Breach at Your Next Event?

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Take this survey to help the CIC’s new APEX cybersecurity task force develop ways to help combat this growing threat to the events industry. read more. Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate Meetings

4 Reasons You Should Prepare to Celebrate the Return of the Buyer's Market

MeetingsNet

If meeting booking and corporate contract rate predictions pan out, 2017 may be a very good year for meeting planner hotel negotiations. read more. Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Resources and Reports

4 Reasons You Should Prepared to Celebrate the Return of the Buyer's Market

MeetingsNet

If meeting booking and corporate contract rate predictions pan out, 2017 may be a very good year for meeting planner hotel negotiations. read more. Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Resources and Reports

Are You Prepared for a Cyber Security Breach at Your Next Event?

MeetingsNet

Take this survey to help the CIC’s new APEX cyber security task force develop ways to help combat this growing threat to the events industry. read more. Association Meetings Tech News/Trends Risk Management Corporate Meetings

Accessibility Rules: How to Make Everyone Comfortable at Event Venues

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3 Creative Brainstorming Techniques to Improve Your Meetings

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June 28, 2018: Bird's Nest Halts Preparations for Major Canada Music Festival, Cannes Lions Might Provide Childcare Next Year, Popular Festival in Sweden Shut Down After Rise in Sexual Assaults

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BIRD'S NEST HALTS PREPARATIONS FOR MAJOR CANADA MUSIC FESTIVAL: Preparations for Bluesfest, one of Canada’s biggest music festivals in

Report: For Savings, Book Meetings Farther Ahead

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News Trends advance book budget budgeting carlson cost costs cut cwt decrease Events findings future management me meetings planning preparation report research room save savings strategic study Tips Travel trend wagonlitPlanning at least three months ahead could save as much as 10 percent on the bottom line, according to a new 2019 Meetings & Events Future Trends study from Carlson Wagonlit Travel Meetings and Events (CWT M&E).

June 25, 2018: New York Pride March Changed Route to Prepare for Next Year's International Event, Tech Companies Had Increased Event Presence at Cannes Lions, U.S. Open Overhauls Seeding Approach to Consider Pregnancy Leave

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NEW YORK PRIDE MARCH CHANGED ROUTE TO PREPARE FOR NEXT YEAR'S INTERNATIONAL EVENT: The 49th annual NYC Pride March

Our Best Tips to Finding Engaging Conference Speakers

Endless Events

Preparing speakers for the AV and production side of things is a necessary step for a successful event. We’ve all been to those events where they have speakers that are not prepared or not really committed to the event in a variety of ways. Find engaging conference speakers that are prepared and willing to connect with the audience. We all want to create an event that is full of uniquely engaging conference speakers, but how do we do that?

Improve Virtual Events, Event Planning Certification and More

Endless Events

Disaster strikes more often these days so it pays to be prepared, especially when handling crowds of event goers. Not all events need to done in person. Whether it’s a purely online event like a webinar or a hybrid event where online participants can be part of a real life event, virtual events can be a welcome addition for your audiences. Gain the trust of your audience by learning the ropes and getting an event planning certification.

Accessibility Rules: How to Make Everyone Comfortable at Event Venues

Smart Meetings

How To Tips & Tools abilities expo accomodate act americans animal brail checklist community crutches disabilities disabled dog event hospitality hotel inclusive prepare progressive safety service sign language Tips Travel traveler tricks venue wheelchairAlthough the Americans with Disabilities Act went into effect in 1990, the spirit of the directive—to accommodate for everyone—is still sometimes lacking at hotels and venues, even if the letter of the law is fulfilled.

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Venice to Track Cell Phones, Use CCTVs to Limit Number of Tourists

Travel Pulse

If you're visiting the Italian port city, be prepared to be tracked. Impacting Travel

Top Tips for Wrapping Up “The Year of COVID” on a Positive Note

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We should be preparing our businesses to take on whatever may come our way.

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What Planners Need to Include in a Pre-Event Communication Plan

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The word of the day is preparation. If the past year has taught us anything, the power of preparation is one lesson that should not be overlooked. Clear, effective, and comprehensive pre-event communication is more important than ever, especially now in the midst of evolving situations.

Effective Event Ticketing Strategy: How To Make Event Tickets

Eventtia

You’ve planned your perfect event: booked the best venue, prepared the best virtual event platform (if it’s a virtual event), booked the top world-class speakers for your conference, and so on