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How to Choose Your Event Niche

Are you wondering who your event clients are because you want to plan events? Do you need to choose an event niche (or maybe you think you have but you’re wondering if it’s the right one)? Are you wondering if you should plan all types of events, because you think it’ll be easier to find and get hired? Many event planners have more than one…

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Post Event Survey Questions

Have you ever completed an event and wondered how the attendees felt about the event? You probably have an idea how it went, but experiences (and clients) can vary. This is why it’s so important to collect feedback from event participants, during or immediately after the event. However, much like anything else in the event industry, the post event survey questions you ask, vary greatly…

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How to Increase Attendance at Your Events

Events are great opportunities for small businesses to promote brand advocacy and increase employee morale. Whether your event planning duties focus on an intimate event attended by colleagues or a big blow out for the whole company, there are certain strategies you need to focus on to increase attendance at your next company event. Planning events comes down to asking the right questions and making…

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How to Start an Event Blog

Ever considered writing a blog for your event business? This is a question I get a lot from members of our community. So, in today’s training video, I walk you step-by-step to start an event blog in very little time. You’ll learn simple, actionable steps that you can start using today – because between the lingo, platform options and topic choices, writing a blog can…

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The Truth About Event Planning Certification

Do you need an event planning certification? If you’re anything like me, you have thought about it! With more and more online information, it’s harder to know who to trust and who’s advice to take. Today we are discussing the truth about event planning certification. What’s an Event Planning Certification, Anyway? If you’re reading this, it’s because you searched for something like “Do I need…

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How to Make a Career Change to Event Planning

  Are you considering a career change to event planning, but you haven’t taken the leap yet because you’re afraid you’ll fail? Maybe you feel too young, too old or not experienced enough to fulfill your dream. Or maybe you’re waiting for all the circumstances to be ‘perfect’ before getting started. Chances are, if you are here to read about a career change, you are…

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Pros and Cons: Online and On-Campus Event Management Courses

Are you an event planner in search of online event management courses? With so many options (both online and on-campus) event managers often feel overwhelmed and unsure about which route to take. With the rapid expansion of technology, the number of online event planning courses has skyrocketed in the last few years, making it a very popular and preferred method for event managers. Nonetheless, there…

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Everything You Need to Know About Starting an Event Planning Business

Everything you need to know about starting an event planning business, and the theme of this lesson is to really get down to business. Let’s talk about four segments to focus on: First, your roadmap for starting a successful event planning business. Whenever you are doing anything, whenever you are trying to get somewhere, it’s useful to have a roadmap. We are going to take…

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Everything You Need to Learn How to Be an Event Planner

  Chances are, if you’re reading “Everything You Need to Learn How to Be an Event Planner”, you’ve either been handed a project that has some meeting or event components, you’ve decided that event planning might be an area of interest, or some variant that lead you to typing “event planning” in a search engine. Welcome to a detailed look at the “behind the scenes”…

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How To Make Your Event Proposal Stand Out

Every event planner knows the importance of writing a good proposal. Putting your ideas down on paper and presenting your vision and budget to the client are a necessary part of earning new business. We’ve already shared our 5 Tips To Write A Winning Event Proposal, and you know what standard elements should be included in your proposal. But, especially if you’re new to the…

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