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October 15, 2019

Conferences can have a bad reputation for being long and boring. But, they were originally created for attendees to learn about an industry while making meaningful bonds with colleagues along the way. How can conferences remedy the bum rap they've earned after years of...

September 23, 2019

Year after year, sustainability is becoming more popular at corporate events. Depending on your geographic location or event type, certain sustainably-focused activities may be expected. (Don’t get caught without proper recycling vessels in Dumbo, or compostable dinner...

October 18, 2017

A great speaker can really make an event. Alternately, the not-so-great speaker might bring on the blank stare and daresay a sea of empty seats. Here to get your speaker program in motion are our tried and true tips. Decades of planning conferences and meetings have gi...

August 22, 2017

Whether we like it or not, the sharing economy is here to stay. Airbnb has just outsized Hilton worldwide checking in at 25 million guests, and the transportation giant Uber has expanded services to over 277 cities across the world. What the sharing economy means for b...

June 28, 2017

Note: We are not an Amazon affiliate or selling books in any way, but we have included links to Amazon for convenience.

We have put together a well-rounded list of must-read books for event professionals. Some are more text book style treasures while others speak more t...

June 23, 2017

Corporate events can be complex and a challenge to plan but with a clear planning timeline the most complicted corporate event can come together smoothly and result in flawless execution.

Budget

A budget is the first thing that is required for any event. Without a budget...

April 10, 2017

As an event comes to a close, you may feel like taking a well-deserved rest. But hold that thought, an event wrap-up is a key part of any flawless execution. It not only helps you in the long term, it provides closure to attendees, your team and yourself. With a little...

August 29, 2014

An RFP or Request for Proposal is a document used by businesses when seeking the services of outside vendors. The document is created based on the services needed by the company, the costs that the company is willing to pay for them and complete details of the work req...

July 14, 2014


As a busy metropolis, New York City is home to nearly 8 million residents who work in a variety of different professions. New York boasts a strong corporate image, and has a rich and diverse culture that allows companies to grow within it. Although it is a city of sky...

May 27, 2014

Annual or monthly meetings that are held between board members, employees or with clients and investors can become boring and tedious if you are making no efforts to keep them interesting. Planning and executing meetings strictly within a board room can foster stiff an...

February 19, 2014

The fall conference season may seem far away, but for event planners, the time is now. Most businesses prefer to plan well in advance so that the inevitable fires last minute details can be handled in due time.

Organizing a conference or meeting can be a tiring responsi...

November 27, 2013

One of the most frequent types of events we plan for our customers is client entertainment events. This is an area where originality can go a long way. Whether it's a prospective new sale or one of your most valued clients, trust us when we say that going through the s...

October 7, 2013

Conferences are high-profile events. They have the potential to yield business even before you can pitch in your ideas to your potential clients. Hence, it is imperative that they are handled with great care. We live in a competitive world, and the success of a confere...

August 19, 2013

The Sundance Film Festival is one of the largest film festivals in existence, with more than 50,000 people eagerly viewing hundreds of independent films from all over the world. The event transforms the small ski town of Park City (as well as other Utah cities) into a...

May 29, 2013

Business events are a great chance for companies and organizations to market themselves to a wider audience and also provide a platform for networking. Contacts gained through such events can lead to greater sales and profits for the business. This is why companies in...

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