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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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Inspire With This Must-Have Event Giveaway

Many business professionals prioritize reading fiction and non-fiction for their personal learning and development strategies—particularly when traveling to and from your meetings and events. Bill Gates publishes an annual suggested reading list and Warren Buffet spends up to 80% of his day reading. Your events may already provide an opportunity to get attendees reading—through an onsite


A Sneak Peek of the New Cvent Community

At Cvent, nothing is more important to us than the voice of our customers. You are the reason we create new products like Flex, why we host the biggest party of the year at Cvent CONNECT, and why we love connecting with you. With this goal in mind, we’re thrilled to give you a sneak


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Event Planning Tips: The Best Ways to Get Organized

Planners have to be organized. It’s a non-negotiable. There are vendors to juggle, payments to make, stakeholders to answer to. With nonstop schedules, it’s easy to lose control of organization and do what you have to do to get everything done. There’s no better time to hit the reset button and get organized. But how


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A Whole New Mobile World: CrowdCompass New Attendee Experience

Have you ever had one of your attendees say, “I didn’t take the feedback survey because I couldn’t find the button in the app”, or “I wanted to participate in the live polling questions, but I couldn’t locate the link in time”? Well, CrowdCompass recently got a major facelift to help deliver your most valuable


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The Road to Flex: Understanding Timelines and Milestones

As we leap into spring, our product developers are hard at work gearing up New Standard Registration (Flex) with new feature functionality. They’re constantly building and improving upon the tool to make sure it’s the best event management software out there. Keeping Up With Flex Feature Releases Our team recently released a fresh, sleek site


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What’s Hot: Sizzling New Event Venue Trends in 2019

When it comes to your events, you have to find the perfect venue. After all, the event venue can be one of the reasons attendees choose to register for your event. From unique locations, to cool spaces, 2019 brings new venue trends. When picking a venue, there’s a neverending list of logistical and budgetary concerns


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Tips on How to Manage Stress Throughout Your Events

The meetings and events industry – especially during event season – is unrelenting. As a planner, you bounce from meeting to trade show, working nonstop to make each event perfect. What gets neglected? Quite often it’s your mental and physical health. When it’s that time of year when “to-do” lists and timelines overtake your life,


Event Ground Transportation: Cvent and miMeetings Team Together

Ground transportation accounts for just five percent of a meeting planner’s budget, but it represents 30 percent of the aggravation they experience in planning and managing an event. Event ground pain points include time spent sourcing ground transportation providers, managing numerous changes, staying current on flight manifests, and navigating complex invoicing processes. To address these