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The Future of Brand Activations? The Drive Through Pop-Up
The pandemic has drastically altered the way live experiences are produced and - while festivals are on hold - GDX Studios is working to find alternative ways brands can still connect with their audiences.
TIP! - Checklist Event Budget
Drawing up a budget is a continuous, on-going process. It is best to start with a global approximation of costs. Do this before you ask for price tenders. This will allow you to check whether or not you are approaching your project realistically.
TIP! - Project Management for Events
The organising of an event can quickly become a complex challenge involving many different parties. As overall organiser, you must possess the necessary project management skills to coordinate the activities of all these different people.
TIP! - Which Dress Code at Your Event?
In most cases, your guests will be free to dress as they please. In most cases but not always. Sometimes, a particular type of clothing will contribute to the atmosphere of your event or may be necessary because of specific (weather) conditions.
TIP! - Avoid Blunders on Your Event's Guest List
Compiling a guest list is time-consuming work. However, you cannot afford to make mistakes. It is an unforgivable sin to forget someone who should be invited.
TIP! - Tips for the Invitations of Your Event
A good invitation must be eye-catching, intriguing and exciting. Try to persuade your target group with a combination of rational and emotional arguments. Why should they come to your event? How can you persuade them to give up some of their precious free time?
TIP! - Entertainment Checklist for Events
There is much more to organising your entertainment than simply finding the acts that are appropriate to your objectives, target group and budget. You also need to take account of a number of practical matters.
TIP! - How to Choose a Party Caterer?
You don't choose a (party) caterer haphazardly. Also at an event, the love of the participants goes through the stomach. Catering is therefore very important and must match the objective of your event and the target group. What should you pay attention to?
TIP! - Outsource your Event or Do It Yourself?
You can either opt to organise an event yourself with the help of your colleagues or you can decide to call in an external events agency to do it for you (known as 'outsourcing'). Both choices have advantages and disadvantages.
How to Help Your Speakers Create Great Presentations without Annoying Them
There are lots of disappointing experiences people may have when attending an event, but there’s nothing worse than listening to a world-known professional deliver an average speech accompanied by a low-quality presentation.
How to Stay in Touch with Your Attendees after the Event
How much time and thought do you typically put into planning and managing your events? Probably a lot. Planning an event is pretty much the same as building, promoting, and selling a product.
How to Create More Human Moments During Your Event
Why people do attend events? This question has many answers. Some statistics say attending events is all about networking and finding new business opportunities. Others say it’s more about learning and acquiring new information.
24 Catering Trucks You Can Offer at Your Event
Catering trucks can invoke nostalgia among many people. Some may remember getting a tasty treat from an ice cream truck as a child. Others may remember an open-air festival they attended and had a blast.
How to Strengthen Your Brand Positioning with Event Marketing
What place do you want to occupy in the mind of your target group? How do you want them to think about your brand?
21 Food Presentation Ideas for Your Next Cocktail Dinner
There are two elements that make catering truly phenomenal. The first one is, obviously, the taste. Regardless of how top-notch...
How to Transform Your Attendees into the Heroes of Your Event
What’s your event about? Is it about your product, or maybe your brand or company? Although you may pursue different goals...
How to Facilitate Active Learning for Your Attendees
People attend events to learn new things and discover solutions to problems they may have. This happens regardless of how much free content one can access online. Real-time and in-person learning seems to be as appealing, if not even more, than online learning.
18 Outdoor Dining Experiences Your Guests Won't Forget
Enjoying a lovely meal outside can be a delightful experience. Your attendees will never forget how it felt to eat at a beautiful table with simple and nature-inspired decorations and be surrounded by enchanting views.
How to Manage Your Team’s Stress during a Crisis
Big or small, stress and crises happen a lot in the events industry. Whether it’s a planning crisis such as last-minute changes or flight delays or a world crisis such as a pandemic, stress is the predicament of every event.
How to Redefine Your Events Strategy to Withstand a World Crisis
We could never have imagined that one day, events would be prohibited and social distancing will become the new norm. But that day did come, and it’s shown us how fragile the events industry is in the face of a world crisis.