New Podcast – How Does Your Events Program Stack Up?

Is your organization’s events program at “expert” level or does it need a little work? Brooke and Cody sit down with Cvent’s Mike Dietrich to discuss how to measure the success of your events program and provide tips to reach the next level(s) of success. What to Listen for: What is the Event Maturity

[Webinar] How to Drive Pipeline with Face-to-Face Events

In today’s digital world, the power of connecting face-to-face to build business relationships is undeniable. Yet, many marketing organizations struggle with the time and effort it takes to execute compelling events because they’re using old-school methods to plan and manage them. With the right tools, it’s easier than ever to plan events. Register now. Hear

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How CHG Healthcare Uses Event Technology to Put People First

As one of the largest healthcare staffing providers in the U.S., CHG Healthcare works to put people first.  Manager of Corporate Events Annie Gingrich needed to find a technology solution without sacrificing culture. “One of the things we battled was choosing technology in lieu of another really engaged employee. That was something that we had

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New Cvent Podcast: How Great Events Happen

Got a spare 20 minutes or so? We know that’s a loaded question for meetings and events professionals. In fact, our mission at Cvent is to help you get those 15 minutes (and more) back in your day! So, when we decided to launch our new podcast, How Great Events Happen, the plan was to keep these

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How to Master Social Media During Your Event

Your event is almost here, the question is, are you ready with a social media plan? Like all things, social media is better executed when there’s a clear plan to follow. Your event will be crazy. You’ll end up running all over the place and getting pulled every which way. But, the event is the

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11 Types of Emails to Send Before Your Event

Your event is a reality. It’s time to start kicking your event marketing into high gear. An email marketing campaign is an effective and inexpensive tool that can increase interest, drive registrations, and share information. It’s hardly a one-and-done endeavor–it’s an actual campaign, and you’ll need a clear plan to execute to the best of

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Incredible Event Websites: Examples and Inspiration

You want to build an incredible event website. One that looks great, has all of the information attendees need and drives registrations. But it can be hard to find inspiration. We’ve rounded up some examples of amazing event websites for inspiration. These templates are available for use if you’re building a website with Cvent, but

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Hashtags for Event Planners: A Source of Inspiration

Finding your “tribe” is easier than ever with technology. One great way to use social media is to source inspiration for future events. Twitter and Instagram can be used as a resource for event planners. Regardless of what kind of inspiration you’re looking for, it’s likely you can find it. We’ve rounded up the most

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Rule of Thumb: Keep Attendees Engaged, Not Annoyed

When communicating with attendees, you have to err on the side of caution. Too much communication and they’ll stop paying attention or unsubscribe. Too little communication and they’ll be stressed about the event. There is a delicate balance you have to strike when preparing attendees for the event and onsite at the event. So, how