Event Tech Trends 2019

The new year has begun, which can only mean one thing – time to round up the biggest event tech trends of 2019! While some trends change over time...

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The Future of Flex

We closed out 2018 on a high note with the growing adoption of our new Registration Reimagined with Project Flex event creation tools, launched in October. We have already seen over 7,500 events created, including our own 2019 Cvent CONNECT! We’re not done yet, though. There are still some Flex features that our product team


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Client Success in 2018: A Year in Review

Can you believe we are already at the end of 2018? It was quite a busy year for the Client Success team here at Cvent, and we want to highlight some of our favorite milestones throughout the year! Next-Generation User Experience: Project Flex First, and one of the most exciting updates in Cvent history, was


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Turn New Year’s Resolutions into Achievable Goals

According to Entrepreneur, only 9.2% of people achieve their New Year’s resolutions. That means that more than 90% of resolutions failed. That’s an astonishingly high number, but not a surprising one. For anyone who goes to the gym, we’ve all noticed the sudden uptick in attendance at the start of the new year … and


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‘Planner Personality’ Research Results

Who doesn’t like a little adventure? When it comes to event planners, turns out most do! This year, Cvent launched a Planner Personality Questionnaire and the results are in. But first, in the world of event planning, why does personality matter? Personality Impacts the Way You Manage and Accomplish Tasks Your personality is who you


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Upcoming Webinar: Cvent’s Top Time-Saving Tools

As an event professional, you’re used to balancing a dozen different tasks at once. Whether you are looking to streamline your registration process, better manage your onsite experience for attendees, or do away with endless Excel sheets, Cvent offers tools designed to save you time and sanity. Check out our free webinar to learn how


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Event Planning Tips

There are so many things to think about when you plan an event. Depending on how long you’ve been planning events, you have different concerns. But, whether you just got thrown into planning or have been planning events your entire life, there will always be unexpected moments. Events, as well as you script them, are unruly.


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How to Avoid Getting Sick at Events

It’s that time of year. Coughs and sneezes ring out throughout the office like Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus. Coworkers are dropping like flies left and right, passing sickness around like a hot potato. During flu and cold season, there is no one you can trust besides yourself. You are the only one looking out for you.



A Day in the Life of an Event Planner [Survey Results]

Event planning is one of the rare jobs where no two days are the same. Each event an event planner organizes can be vastly different. This is what makes event planning one of the world’s most stressful jobs. But this got us thinking, how could we best describe a ‘typical’ day in an event planner’s