5 Actionable Event App Tips to Boost Usage Rates

65% of all the time spent online is now occurring through mobile. Apps and mobile are slowly but surely eclipsing desktop. For those of you familiar with using an event app and meeting apps generally this is unlikely to be shocking news to you. Regardless but it probably leaves you still sighing in frustration over […]


11 Ways You’re Networking Wrong

Real life networking is still the best way to really improve your career and projects. But as with anything, there’s an art to it.  Networking should never be mistaken for simply socialising with others in your industry. You need to be at once personable and strategic. Making clear goals for yourself and your business is […]


How to Effectively Facilitate a Workshop [Slideshare]

Facilitating a workshop is one of those things that people assume is really easy. How hard can it be to just get a room full of people to talk right? Wrong. Group facilitation is hard, facilitating it well is even harder. Applying workshop group facilitation best practices means being actively aware of the people in your […]


4 Tools for More Creative Events

The success of an event turns on how innovative it is. Attendees set aside time and money to attend, they expect to see creative events. Maintaining that level of creative thinking over time isn’t easy. It’s not a case of ideas simply appearing from thin air and suddenly turning into polished, well designed event concepts. […]


Five 2017 Food Trends Not to Miss at Your Next Event

Food has emerged as something of a dual function element of large events in recent years. Instagrammable food has become a genre in and of itself, with presentation becoming nearly (if not more important) than taste. Putting a little research into 2017 food trends and what vendors you choose could be a route towards a […]

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What Type of Event App is Right for You?

North of 80% of events had some form of event app in 2016, and this is only set to rise in 2017. The main drive behind the use of event apps is significantly improved attendee engagement. Event apps provide a simple, concise means of conveying important event information like maps, agendas and speaker bios. Events […]


How to Live Stream An Event Using Social Media

Publicizing events is not easy anymore. People are already flooded with endless amounts of content (a term which has subsumed everything from cat videos to long-reads to live stream riots). Carving out even a few seconds of your desired audience is not easy. You have lots of options as to how to live stream an event, […]