Women in Leadership: Karen Mangia

Did you know that women make up 72% of the meetings and events industry? It’s not surprising then, that at Cvent CONNECT Europe, our Women Leaders in the Events...

Motivational Quotes for Stressed Planners

Do you ever get stressed? When I say stressed, I mean head banging against the wall, questioning your ability to do your job type of stressed. If you do, you’re not alone. The event industry tends to induce a lot of stress. I mean a lot. This is no surprise considering event planning is ranked


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Reggie Was Named the No. 1 CEO on the SaaS Report’s List of the Top 50 CEOs of 2018–What This Says About Cvent and the Booming Event Industry

The Award This year, approaching Cvent’s 20th anniversary, Reggie Aggarwal was named the No. 1 CEO on The SaaS Report’s list of the Top 50 CEOs of 2018. The list offers a look into the top industries in the business world and has featured CEOs from world-renowned companies including Salesforce, Slack, Workday, Marketo, HubSpot, Intuit,


Easy Ways to Donate Your Leftover Event Food

Almost every event involves food, but have you ever thought about what happens to the leftovers when the event ends? Where does everything go? If you’re lucky, then all the food that you spent hours ordering for your event perfectly matched the number of attendees you had. Does this happen? Sure, but a lot of


Photo Wall Ideas to Use at Your Next Event

Every great event has multiple puzzle pieces that all work together to engage attendees. Social media and event photography go hand in hand to increase attendee engagement. Photo walls are meant to engage your attendees and create a social media presence. They’re worth the investment because, if they’re done well, people remember them and will keep


7 Creative Event Food Displays

Events are all about your attendee’s experience and one of the easiest ways to make a lasting impression with them is through food. As the planner you want your attendees talking about everything at your event, from the keynote speaker to the decor. The end goal is to have the event really stay on their


7 Things to Tweet When You Get Stuck

Every now and then we all get a little writer’s block. The other day I frustratingly typed “help me write” into the Spotify search bar, hoping it would give me a playlist that would break down my mental walls. It did thankfully, apparently, I’m not the only one with this issue. It’s pretty normal to


How to Successfully Dress Business Casual

Business casual is having a moment right now for office and meeting attire. But, for many people, those two words can get a little confusing. What exactly does business casual mean and how do you blend the two? Blending the two words “business” and “casual” is actually the best of both worlds. Someone must have


4 Social Media Trends To Master

Getting the hang of social media is hard enough, let alone figuring out how to keep up with social media trends, but it’s important to stay on top of your game in order to engage your followers. You don’t want to be forgotten or unfollowed because your followers aren’t paying attention to what you have


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Event Trends: Signage

Signage can be a great way to change the look and feel of an event. Your organization’s brand can show through, not just in fonts and colors, but in the medium used to create the signs. Typically, event signage consists of plain printed boards or arrows set up around the event space, but there are