Category Archives: Event Management

Things Changed? Time to Use ‘Overcome by Events’ (O.B.E.)!

Karl Sakas — February 8, 2020 Things changed? Use “Overcome by Events” (O.B.E.) to avoid the dangers of “get-there-itis.” What if three letters of the alphabet could help you prevent a big mistake at your agency? As I shared last week, we’re susceptible to “get-there-itis” (aka “plan-continuation bias”). Fortunately, there are some concrete things you … Continue reading Things Changed? Time to Use ‘Overcome by Events’ (O.B.E.)!

Your Event Deserves a Business Plan — Here’s How to Craft One

Ronnie Higgins — December 26, 2019 Follow @ronniehiggins Successful events pair passion with a comprehensive business plan. To ensure your next event accomplishes your goals, spend some time crafting a plan ahead of time. Good ideas don’t just stand on their own. They need structure to realize their true potential. Take a successful event, for … Continue reading Your Event Deserves a Business Plan — Here’s How to Craft One

11 Tips To Guarantee Your Next Event Will Be a Success

Steve DiGioia — June 26, 2019 Follow @stevedigioia — June 26, 2019 …step-up your game with these powerful tips After-Action Report. Captain’s Report. Post-con. Event Summary…whatever you call it, make sure you do it. That’s the best way to guarantee your next event will be a success. Here’s what you need to do… If your … Continue reading 11 Tips To Guarantee Your Next Event Will Be a Success

How Can Businesses Prepare For Global Volatility Events in 2018?

Chris Pentago — December 18, 2017 — December 18, 2017 picjumbo_com / Pixabay Geopolitical threats and a growing debt burden threaten to overshadow the global economy in 2018. But, despite a sense of disquiet in some quarters, many analysts believe that there is much to look forward to in the next twelve months. Clemens Fuest … Continue reading How Can Businesses Prepare For Global Volatility Events in 2018?

Live Event Networking Tips for Copywriters to Make Connections In an Extrovert’s World

Matt Ambrose — August 30, 2017 Follow @mattambrose — August 30, 2017 rawpixel / Pixabay Listen to people and offer advice. Don’t just talk about yourself. Maybe not today. Maybe not tomorrow. But there will come a day when you’ll have to step away from your keyboard, iron a shirt/blouse and go speak to living, … Continue reading Live Event Networking Tips for Copywriters to Make Connections In an Extrovert’s World

5 Useful Decision-Making Steps to Buying Your Next Business Program Sold at an Event

Susan Friesen — August 30, 2017 Follow @eVisionMedia — August 30, 2017 How to Avoid Making Impulsive Purchases from Success-Promising Gurus I recently attended a 3-day business conference in Vancouver. There were about 500 people in attendance, all business owners and entrepreneurs who were there to network, learn and be inspired. All in all, it … Continue reading 5 Useful Decision-Making Steps to Buying Your Next Business Program Sold at an Event