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Event Trends

The State of the Event Industry in 2021 (Part 1)

Four event industry trends and reasons for optimism to keep an eye on for event profs over the coming months It has been a long, long year for the event industry. In some ways, the event industry suffered the impacts of COVID before most of the world. The first indications of the true impact of […]

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Five Bold Predictions for the Event Industry in 2021

A little over nine months ago, back in February, RSVPify staff noticed a rapid trend in event cancellations around the world. From RSVPify users postponing weddings or business meetings to major worldwide events (culminating in the decision to postpone the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo), we wrote a piece about how COVID might raise some […]

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How to Host a Secure Zoom Meeting

In just over nine months, Zoom has gone from a convenient videoconferencing tool into a household brand name. As business travel, events, and offices around the globe shut down rapidly due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Zoom’s suite of videoconferencing functions have provided an essential lifeline that have allowed everyone from educators to CEOs to late-night […]

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How to safely reopen churches and religious services amid coronavirus pandemic

As the country (and the world) moves to cautiously reopen, many institutions that intrinsically bring people together are looking for guidance on how to do so as safely as possible — in a limited, phased approach. While the U.S. CDC has offered detailed guides and opening + operating protocols for some organizations (e.g. colleges, summer […]

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Hosting Events In An Event-Free World (Part 1)

What do event management companies and event planners do now? A few weeks ago, we published a blog post that broke down some of the challenges the event industry was facing as the coronavirus threat had just begun to be realized beyond China. At the time, the full impact on not only the event industry, […]

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2020 Event Trends: 6 Predictions For Next Year

Prepare for 2020 by evaluating trend predictions in the event industry. Despite the fact that live events continue to shine as the oldest forms of marketing, the industry is constantly evolving and changing at a dizzying pace. The changing expectations are being driven by generational differences. As technology vendors strive to stay in the front […]

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How to pick the perfect seating chart: make your event run smoothly with the perfect seating display

Seating charts are an important first impression when it comes to your event and critical in making sure your event runs smoothly, so choosing the right one is an important decision. Aimee Malotsis from Paperlust says that wedding seating display charts are not only critical for a sit-down wedding, but can be equally as critical […]

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How an Event Planning App Provides Valuable Data for Measuring ROI and Future Event Planning

How An Event Planning App Can Impact Your ROI Any event planner knows that measuring the success of an event involves multiple metrics. This might be calculated in tickets, packages, or products sold. It could also be measured by overall attendance numbers or word-of-mouth during and after the event. While these serve as more traditional avenues […]

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