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The Top 3 Technology Events and Their Key Takeaways

BizBash Magazine recently ran their picks for top 11 US technology events. While there were few surprises, it got me thinking about what makes these conferences unique and what event planners can learn from them.

Today’s blog post will focus on the top three and provide you my perspective abo…

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Short-Term Project Coming Up? Computer Rentals Can Do The Trick


When you have a need for computer technology for a day, week or even several months because of a special company initiative or short-term project; renting computers and/or laptops is the best way to proceed.

Below are some examples of special projects, the four key benefits of renting a…

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Cloud Computing Makes Sense for Your Business in so Many Ways

If the term “The Cloud” is confusing to you, you are not alone.

Is it supposed to replace your data center? What is the difference between public and private clouds? Which one should you use? And the list of questions can go on and on.

This post will help you unravel cloud computing te…

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5 Ways to Turn a Good Meeting into a Great One

Do you want to a hold a better meeting? Of course you do!

Whether it is a small corporate meeting or a large event, this premise holds true: everyone’s time is valuable and a great meeting makes individuals feel productive and valued.

Buffer recently posted research about ways to build a…

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5 Fab Findings that Can Positively Impact Your Meetings

In June 2014, MPI conducted a quarterly Meetings Outlook survey to understand current trends in the industry. Below is a highlight of their latest findings; which included five useful tips for event planning professionals around the globe.

Finding #1: Meeting Time is Being Compressed.


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5 Key Benefits of Establishing a Long-Term Rental Relationship


In today’s fast paced eRFP and digital proposal world, is “long term” a dead phrase?

I think not.

There are many benefits in sticking with one vendor over the course of several years.  Whether it is for business continuity, litigation support or training services – having a su…

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Before Incorporating Event Technology, Answer These 4 Simple Questions


Many of my planning colleagues are both interested and anxious about interactive technology tools for their series of meetings and events. The C-Suite wants to look sharp and hip; the manager want to keep the budget under wraps and the planner wants to look good.

So given this complex s…

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8 Sweet Tips to Hold a Successful Summer Event

Summer is here and if you are like me you want to spend most of your time outside -- especially after the winter we experienced.

But is it possible to hold your next meeting or event outside?

With the proper planning and the willingness of your meeting participants to congregate outdoors, …

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5 Contract Essentials for Every Event Planner

You have been planning your meeting for months and now it is just days away. However, there is a hurricane looming out in the Atlantic Ocean and it looks like it is coming squarely toward your destination. Are you protected or not? What did your contract cancelation clause say?

Hmmm…now is no…

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10 Terrific Things To Learn From TED

Technology, Entertain and Design (TED) had its 30th global conference this year in Whistler, BC with 800+ participants. As usual, it was a smashing success because its organizers are always looking for ways to improve; and this year was no exception.

Andrea Driessen, a noted contributor to Th…

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5 Sound Strategies to Go Green at Your Next Meeting

According to Meetings Focus Trends, 25% of meeting planners are planning or expect to plan a green meeting sometime in 2014.

When asked how they plan to implement eco-friendly practices, the following five strategies came forward as being important to the 600+ planners that were surveyed. Her…

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Don't Deliver The Goods: 5 Ways to Drive Attendees Away


One of the major challenges many meeting planners have is to deliver a great conference time and time again. The irony is since most planners are risk adverse; I would surmise that once they have a formula that works, they don’t alter it very much. 

The problem with little change is …

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3D Printers Will Change The Way We Think & Create

Imagine this: You access a Computer Aided Design (CAD) program, create some gizmo, store your file on the cloud and make it accessible to anyone with a 3D printer. Seems farfetched right? Not really.

3D printers, for the first time ever, are allowing individuals to customize and print produc…

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