Stories & Strategies to Grow Your Next Event
Learn from the resilient event experts that have adapted to our changing world.
Thursday June 11, 2020
Black Lives Matter
Our promise is to amplify voices from the Black community. We’ll be sharing a curated list of talks, events, and classes from Black authors, speakers, and teachers.
Monday June 1, 2020
Take Cues From Create & Cultivate's Digital Events
Create & Cultivate's event marketing has always been topnotch. And their new pivot to digital events is no exception.
Thursday May 14, 2020
Use Feedback Loops to Create a Truly Interactive Virtual Event
Eli of Hovercast shares their 4 step model to prompt, participate, react and reward viewers.
Monday May 4, 2020
Episode 15: The Four Steps to a Wildly Interactive Livestream
Eli Stonberg of Hovercast shares how the strategy of making your next virtual event better than IRL.
Monday April 27, 2020
Episode 14: Producing Shopify's Summit for a Globally-Distributed Team
We chat with Michael O'Farrell about the challenges of producing events for Shopify's distributed workforce.
Friday April 24, 2020
Try These Small Scheduling Changes to Avoid Attendee Burnout
Figuring out when your attendees need breaks will avoid burnout.
Friday April 17, 2020
Episode 13: Make the Last Impression A Lasting Impression With Event Recaps
Jen Gilhoi, event consultant and founder of Sparktrack, shares why every organizer should take advantage of the peak-end rule with an event recap.
Wednesday April 15, 2020
7 Ways to Delight Attendees at Your Next Virtual Event
You've mastered those thoughtful touches at your in-person event, but how do you replicate that feeling at your virtual event? Here are 7 ways to delight!
Tuesday April 7, 2020
Episode 12: Roll Out the Red Carpet with a Conference Concierge
Sarah Hatter of Elevate CX rolls out the red carpet for her attendees with thoughtful touches like a conference concierge and Slack liaisons.
Wednesday April 1, 2020
Experiments to Boost Your Meetup Engagement, Virtually and In-Person
Should you try boosting engagement with digital or in-person meetups? Dave Mathias shares why organizers shouldn't be afraid to experiment.
Tuesday March 31, 2020
Episode 11: Starting a Meetup and Knowing When To Turn It Into a Conference
Whether you're thinking about starting a Meetup or you've been hosting one for years, Dave Mathias shares the right time to transition it into a conference.
Monday March 23, 2020
How to Create a Diversity Program
You know having a diversity program is an important addition to helping attendees feel welcome and safe. But where do you even start? Here's how!
Thursday March 19, 2020
Making Your Conference Accessible is Easier Than You Think
You've probably had "make my event more accessible" on your to-do list for a while. Here's how to get started.
Tuesday March 17, 2020
The Force Majeure Clause for Conference, Festival & Event Contracts.
You've probably heard "force majeure" being thrown around a lot lately, especially if you are dealing with canceling or postponing your event contracts due to Coronavirus.
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