Five Productivity and Project Management Tools No Event Organiser Should Be Without

  Oh, the life of an event organiser! You’re responsible for a billion different things, and half of those need attention right-now-this-minute. Staying focussed and keeping on track requires boundless energy, superhuman organisational skills and a day with substantially more … Read More

Facebook – Best Practices for Events

With Facebook playing such a big role in our personal lives, it’s easy to think it’s simple to apply the same rules to promoting your event. We’re busting down the biggest myths when it comes to Facebook marketing, so you … Read More

Untapped Strategies For Generating Event Feedback

Feedback. It’s a critical part of learning how to improve both your event and for honing your skills as an event organizer. Build up a clear and detailed picture of how your participants experienced your event by utilising from the … Read More

Email Marketing For Events Professionals

We all know the almighty power of email marketing and how effective it can be for making sure you’ve got people flooding through the doors for your next event but how can you up those conversion rates? We all know … Read More

LinkedIn For Event Professionals: Boosting Attendance With One Simple Step

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with 225 million members in over 200 countries and territories around the globe. It’s an important tool in the social media-savvy event planners toolkit, the suited-and-booted serious one that’s strictly business. No frivolous … Read More

5 Simple Ways To Drive Event App Uptake

So you’ve taken the jump – invested in an app for your event, added in loads of great content and now it’s ready for everyone to download – what next? We’re trying to resist using the clichéd phrase but it … Read More

Making The Most of Hashtags: 10 Killer Tips for Event Professionals

Hashtags (#) are one of the cornerstones of communication on social media. Julius Solaris, author of the Event Manager blog, calls the hashtag ‘the universal currency in our fragmented social media world’ in his post The Hashtag Revolution. Sounds lofty, … Read More

Why Mobile Works For More Than Just Visitors – Plugging The Gaps In Your Mobile Strategy

Event organisers, listen up. We think there might be a gap or two in your mobile strategy – with all of this talk about using event apps to engage attendees, did you forget about all the other stakeholders that are … Read More

Welcome To The Future: How Mobile Apps Have Changed Events Forever

From the moment they arrived on the market, smartphone penetration always seemed somewhat inevitable. After all, who wouldn’t be interested in a phone that’s also a shiny portal to an infinite pool of knowledge, entertainment and conversation?     Two … Read More


Struggling to get your head around RFID and NFC? Scared people will LOL at your weak understanding of these exciting acronyms? These tiny-yet-critical slivers of technology might seem mysterious, but like so many great ideas they’re actually pretty simple.   … Read More