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Event Tips

Get insider tips for finding, planning and hosting the perfect event. You’ll find everything from how to read the room at your event to what to wear to best practices for hosting a killer event that your guests won’t forget. We’ve gathered the best event-planning tips in one convenient spot.

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Capitalizing On Your Event Promo Post-Event

If you can’t tell already, we here at Kapow are a little gaga for event promo. By now you’ve learned how to select a promo-worthy event and how to maximize your reach before the event itself. But much as after the party comes the afterparty, after the event comes the follow up. This is your…

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Getting Your Event Promo Where It Needs To Be

Last time in our event promo guide, we discussed the dos and don’ts of picking an event worth promoting. So now you’ve got another question on your hands:  how do you maximize your event promo? Fortunately for you, there are lots of options. Unfortunately for you, these different options can make it hard for you…

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Sneak Peek: Kapow’s 2020 Multi-Event Program Trend Report

Using events as a sales and marketing, while imperative to get right, can be a little tricky to execute. But they are beyond worth it to invest in, even as event prices rise. 65% of brands confirm that experiential marketing and events directly correlate to sales. Even better? According to Chaos Theory Games, 98% of…

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How To Crush Your Next Event Promo

Marketers know that event marketing is a full contact sport from the moment you concept your idea until the dust settles after the event is over. Which is to say: it’s a lot of work. A lot of rewarding work, but work nonetheless. If there’s one place where any marketer (yes, even us) can stand…

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Tips for Planning an Awesome Holiday Party

Planning any corporate event can be stressful, but there is a extra level of stress that accompanies planning a holiday party. But throwing an awesome Holiday Party starts with a solid plan. Follow these tips for stress-free planning.

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Check out our webinar on driving more pipeline from your events

Check out our very first Cvent + Kapow marketing webinar. We’re proud of our ability to solve your event planning pain points, our networking strategies and what kinds of large-scale events we’re able to provide. In addition, we’re proud to partner with our parent company Cvent to bring you an exclusive look into how tech…

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Lunch and Learn Benefits and How-To

Every company struggles with finding the right time and place to share messaging both internally and externally. Busy scheduled and competing priorities can make this exceedingly tricky. Meetings and breakouts, though fruitful, do take up time during the day. But that’s where the lunch and learn comes in: a communal gathering that takes place during…

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What Event Data Should You Track?

There are more opportunities than ever to utilize technology in events. You can use it to check guests in and increase your event security; you can use tech to explore a venue when you can’t see it in person; you can use tech to make a first impression or enhance an event with AV equipment.…

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What Rising Event Costs Mean For You

As we move into 2019, it’s important that we get out in front of the fact that event costs are rising as we go into the new year. According to Skift, increased meeting demand has led to increased travel and hotel costs as demand outstrips supply. As we move through the year, chances are good that…

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How To Boost Your Onsite Productivity During Events

It’s a new year and we’ve already hit the ground running with 2019 events and conferences. As we’re consulting our calendar and scheduling who is going to be onsite at which event, we’re thinking about ways to maximize our time. We’ve adopted a “road warrior” state of mind to ensure that we’re as efficient as…

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Whip your event strategy into shape in 2019

There are only a few weeks until the holidays, and the end of 2018 is fast approaching. You might still have a few weeks to put off figuring out your personal resolutions, but we’ve got some suggestions for how to make sure your 2019 event strategy is in fighting shape and ready to go. Check…

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Why You Should Host A Retail Event

The days of hosting events without being accountable for ROI have come and gone. This means, we, as marketers, have more jobs than ever before. We have to highlight customer profiles, scan event trends and clue stakeholders in to the event decision-making. All this, while also maximizing event attendance. Research shows that people — especially millenials…