Category: Tips

Event Ticketing Platforms

What are the best event ticketing platforms?

When you’re planning an event, ticketing might seem like an afterthought compared to other tasks.  But put yourself in your attendee’s shoes. How annoying is being asked to show a ticket when you’re not ready? Even when you are, it can be a hassle, to check emails and screenshots, and so on.  That’s why giving…

Best Virtual Event Platforms

The best virtual event platforms in 2024

Virtual events have revolutionized the modern work environment. Say goodbye to crowded venues. Say hello to a safe and convenient way to gather, collaborate, and learn from anywhere in the world. Introducing the best virtual event platforms of 2024! From innovative features to seamless user experiences, these platforms are the secret sauce for successful virtual…

Education Events

A comprehensive guide to organizing education events with ease

Organizing education events – like professional development sessions and conferences – is no walk in the park. It takes some serious planning and a keen eye for details to make everything run smoothly. But don’t worry, we’ve got your back! In this comprehensive guide, we’re going to give primary and secondary schools, along with school…

Event Sponsors

9 Top strategies to maximize ROI for your event sponsors

In today’s highly competitive event landscape, maximizing return on investment (ROI) is crucial for both event organizers and their event sponsors and exhibitors.  Event sponsors and exhibitors invest significant resources in events, and they expect to see tangible results and a positive impact on their business objectives.  As an event organizer, it is your responsibility…

Ongoing Events

9+ Unconventional ways to use planning software: Ongoing events & more!

Event planning is a multifaceted endeavor, involving tasks such as registration, guest list management, ticketing, promotion, and much more. All these elements can be simplified and streamlined using event planning software. This powerful tool is not just for one-off events but can also be leveraged to manage ongoing events, contributing to the efficiency and success…

Event Privacy Pitfalls

Don’t overlook these 8 common event privacy pitfalls

Let’s face it, organizing an event is no piece of cake. It demands careful planning and strategic thinking.  A crucial element? Event privacy. No planner can neglect data privacy, cybersecurity, and data protection for events. The landscape of data protection laws is changing fast. Take California: the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) puts power back…

Event Checkins Tracking Session Attendance

The 7 most frustrating problems with tracking attendance & event check-ins

Attendance tracking and event check-ins may not be the most exotic part of organizing events. We would all rather be sampling the catering or researching the entertainment. But it is important.  Are you organizing a professional development conference? Tracking attendance is essential for awarding credits to educators.  Event registration is also an attendee’s first point…

Sched Pricing

Sched pricing: What’s the best option for your event?

When it comes to planning and managing events, having the right software can make all the difference. Sched is a popular event management software that offers a wide range of features to help you streamline your event planning process.  However, with different Sched pricing plans available, it can be challenging to determine which option is…

Gathering Attendee Feedback

The feedback fiasco: Where event planners go wrong when gathering attendee feedback

Gathering event feedback is a skill that must be mastered. As a planner, it’s essential to understand attendee feedback in order to improve future events and ensure attendee satisfaction. In this article, we will explore common mistakes and provide solutions to help you avoid them. By implementing these strategies, you can gather valuable insights and…