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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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Networking Conversation Topics to Avoid This Year

If you’ve ever found yourself at a corporate networking event having an awkward conversation, we feel your pain. There are just a few taboo topics that create tension so thick, not even an open bar can lighten the mood. Here’s a list of the most important things to not talk about at your next cocktail party.

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2020 Corporate Event Trends

New year, new trends! That’s what they say, right? All joking aside, event marketing is an ever-changing discipline and staying on top of your event strategy means paying attention to what clients are (and aren’t) interested in. Fortunately, we’ve got a few 2020 corporate event trends that will help you start off on the right…

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Onsite Conference Tips For Your 2020 Strategy

The onsite conference day has arrived. You’ve crossed the t’s and dotted the i’s of your conference case. You’ve planned for any and all hiccups (well okay, most of them). Now comes the real deal. It’s all come down to this—you’re onsite and you need to execute your marketing strategy. But how? We’ve got all…

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Partner Marketer Event Tips from a Kapow Pro

Meet the Kapow Event Expert Casey Baldin is a Kapow Senior Account Manager, and has become the resident partner marketer event expert. Her clients are primarily in the tech vertical and close to 50% of her yearly events are hosted by complementary companies who team up to boost pipeline through strategic and scalable lead-gen events.  …

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Get Healthy In 2020 With An Active Event

Last year, 59% of Americans resolved to be more active in 2019. This means, if we apply a little statistical theory, almost 6 in 10 individuals you might be planning an event for in 2020 could be interested in active events. Additionally, less than 50% of people who resolve to change their sedentary ways remain…

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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…