Why You Should Submit for the Cvent Excellence Awards

It’s awards season, and we all know that means champagne, red carpets, and gilded statuettes. While we’re excited for the Academy Awards, we’re even more excited about our own...

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Everything You Need to Know about Cvent’s Customer Success Groups

Cvent’s Customer Success Groups are a great way to connect with peers, discover new product features and functionalities, and engage with the latest industry trends. These free live events offer useful insights any Cvent user can benefit from. What is a Customer Success Group? Customer Success Groups are half-day seminars taking place in a city


Flex: Handing the Controls Back to You

Now that 2019 is in full swing, the Cvent tech team is hard at work building new Event functionality coming soon to Registration Reimagined tools powered by Flex. We hope you’re already using the new Standard Registration builder and finding success. If you are still waiting to get started, we’ve got new tools to help


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4 Salary Factors for Event Planners

Have you heard the saying “no two people pay the same price for an airline ticket”? You could also say something similar about meeting and event planners: “no two planners are paid the same salary,” even though their job descriptions and duties might be exactly the same. Yet salary is not a topic people talk


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Where Credit is Due: Managing Continuing Education Credits

Often in adult life, recognition for our achievements is harder to find. We don’t get to take home an honor roll report card for performing our daily tasks or a “You Made It to Work on Time Every Day This Week” plaque. This makes those documented accomplishments we do receive even more significant. Continuing Education


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4 Things to Remember Throughout Your Event Planning Career

The beginning of a new year is a good time to think about your career. While the new year gives us a great opportunity to create resolutions, goal-setting shouldn’t simply be an annual process. It should be ongoing. Whether you’re at the start of your career or deep into it, we have a few great


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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 (virtual reality for one), it’s always surprising how many of trends stay the same, evolving over the years in sometimes very subtle ways. When it comes


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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