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Belterra: Leading the Sustainable Change
One of the hottest topics in every industry is how businesses can best support their local economy while operating an environmentally sustainable business. At Belterra Casino Resort, sustainability...Read More >
Savvy Tag Talk: Do You Have a Passion for Last-Minute Details?
As the leading source of registration and meeting supplies, we know a thing or two about name tags, as well as how to make event check-in and ultimately your meeting the best it can be. Our founder, a...Read More >

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A Beginner's Guide to Event Technology
Technology innovations have made event planning easier by allowing for more automatic and seamless processes. But with literally hundreds of options on the market for all different aspects of an event...Read More >
CrowdCompass' Mobile App Q&A (Part 1)
Welcome to part one of a three-part Mobile App Q&A series. We carefully selected  several attendee questions that were asked in our mobile event app sessions at Cvent CONNECT this year and passed them...Read More >

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Develop and Present your Business Case
  While your company may not have a culture of writing a formal business case, putting your thoughts in writing can help you to consolidate your thoughts, data, and ideas into a single location. When putting together business cases, some areas to...
Estimate Your Meetings Cost Savings
While I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that for many companies, cost savings is not enough of a driver to secure complete buy-in or get the go-ahead for implementing a meetings management program, the question of financial implications will...
How to Develop a Meetings Policy
Last week I talked through some of the reasons your company might be looking at implementing a meetings management program. The next step is to outline your meetings policy. I’m still surprised by how many organizations still do not have a meetings...
Develop and Present your Business Case
  While your company may not have a culture of writing a formal business case, putting your thoughts in writing can help you to consolidate your thoughts, data, and ideas into a single location. When putting together business cases, some areas to...
Estimate Your Meetings Cost Savings
While I mentioned a couple of weeks ago that for many companies, cost savings is not enough of a driver to secure complete buy-in or get the go-ahead for implementing a meetings management program, the question of financial implications will...
How to Develop a Meetings Policy
Last week I talked through some of the reasons your company might be looking at implementing a meetings management program. The next step is to outline your meetings policy. I’m still surprised by how many organizations still do not have a meetings...
Understand the Reason for Strategic Meetings Management
As discussed in last week’s post, meetings management programs have developed a reputation for being difficult and incredibly time-consuming to implement. This blog series will help you simplify the process and achieve executive buy-in and...
How to Successfully Sell Meetings Management in 7 Easy Steps
Last week at the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention in Denver, I had the opportunity to lead a discussion on selling meetings management to executives by securing internal buy-in. During the discussion, I was joined by Cvent clients...
Your Ultimate Guide to Budget Adoption
Budgeting is not the most thrilling task an event planner has to do. It's usually the final frontier for adoption when navigating a technology for your SMMP (Strategic Meetings Management Program), even though it’s important part of the event...

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