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SURVIVAL GUIDE: The 5th Most Stressful Job in America

Our team at EOE will be the first ones to tell you that working for a small event planning agency is not your typical 9-5 job . Forbes has published that Event Planning is the 5th most stressful job in the country with a stress level of almost 50%. We ...
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Event Innovators 2017: Meet the Bright Lights With Big Ideas Already Changing the Industry

Add to IdeaBook Illustration: Cornelia Stiles/BizBash Innovation can be a lonely place. When everyone is thinking the same way, moving in a new direction can feel risky. Then there are the doubters who say, “That will never work,” or, “Why do we need to change?” In well-established fields such as ...
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Events Technology Trends for 2017

Long gone are the days of pens and paper, A1 flipcharts and overhead projectors. Business meetings and events today are much slicker thanks to the continual evolvement of event technology. Business professionals today rely on digital technology more than ever, for fast information at their fingertips, convenient collating and recording, ...
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Event Planning and Food Allergy Awareness

This article has been reviewed by Thanai Pongdee, MD, FAAAAI Food typically plays a central role in celebrations, parties, meetings and conventions that are held in meeting/reception halls, convention centers, hotels or restaurants. Event planning can be complicated and often becomes more so due to the need to serve guests ...
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14 Things We Don’t Need Anymore At Events

Times are changing and so should our habits. Here are 14 things eventprofs are still using at events… but shouldn’t. Don’t blame it on us if we want to have some fun. Changes are happening in our beloved industry. While it looks like we are finally dropping that stereotype of ...
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Maintaining Momentum After Your Event

This is part 3 of the Engagement at Every Stage series. Subscribe to the blog to stay up to date on event tech trends and best practices, or contact us to talk about how you can drive engagement before and after your events. The end of your event should not ...
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The 50 college majors with the highest earnings

Engineering and technology are among the most challenging fields of study in college, but all of that hard work apparently is paying off, as many of the top-earning entry-level jobs are tied to related majors, according to a Glassdoor study released Monday. The job search engine analyzed more than 500,000 ...
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5 Ways to Make Press Feel Welcome at Your Next Event

You did it. The press are coming to your event. Now what? Believe it or not, you can make their jobs easier and make a big impression with just a few quick things. Trying too hard. It didn’t work in high school and it’s something your press attendees will see ...
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25 #Eventtech Startups To Watch This Summer

Eventtech is living a second life. Thanks to the injection of new life by VR/AR/AI new startups are taking on the event industry. Here are some fresh ones that are hot this summer. Once again I am happy to present you with some of the most innovative startups creating exciting ...
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The Belvoir Balloon takes flight

Throughout summer the Belvoir’s Little Drop of Lovely hot air balloon will be flying through the skies at food and countryside festivals, including Bristol Balloon Fiesta. Belvoir cordials and whynot! thinkpeople have worked together to design and build a bespoke droplet shaped hot air balloon and a support mobile sampling ...
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