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The Power of Bring Your Own Device

What are the impacts of using personal devices in the professional sphere? Using your own phone, tablet or laptop for work is increasingly common. This phenomenon is called Bring Your Own Device – or BYOD – and it is now a trend that many...

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What is ROO and Why Does it Matter to Event Planners?

Seasoned event professionals already know the value of planning an event with a positive ROI (return on investment). This means your event is generating more (monetary) value than it costs, which is always a good thing in business.   What...

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How to sell event apps to your clients

As an events company, every opportunity to upsell or resell, is another path toward increasing your profits from an event. With the steady rise in popularity of event apps, these apps could be an avenue for lucrative profits for your business –...

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How to get everyone staying till the end of your event

If you’ve organised an event that’s lost half its crowd well before the final curtain closes, you’ll know that feeling - the feeling of dread every time you look into the crowd, and see another person stand up and walk toward the exit. We feel...

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The BigBoss go skiing & vote with PowerVote

The Big Bosses (Winter Edition) of the e-commerce industry gather for a networking event, combining business and fun. PowerVote provided its voting solution to vote for the best pitches. "The keypads from PowerVote allowed our sponsors to...

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What does it take to be a professional event planner?

Are you planning on joining the exciting world of events management? Whether you’re a fresh graduate or potential mid-career switcher, getting an introduction into the thrills (and perils) that await you on this journey, is essential before you...

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UnipolSai digitalizes internal elections thanks to PowerVote

 PowerVote’s undeniable values? "The ease and rapidity of the vote and the immediacy of result" according to Nicola Picaro, President of GAA UnipolSai.The leading Italian insurance company UnipolSai has decided to rely on PowerVote to improve the election...

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Are you measuring your event Return On Investment?

Good event organisers are expert planners, tinkerers and coordinators. They know how to operate under pressure, and are generally also great with people. Great event planners have all those qualities, and strategic minds that allow them to look...

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What is Big Data, and Why It Matters to Event Planners

As an event planner, you may have heard of big data. It’s the newest, hottest trending term in the industry. Big data is hyped to turn the events industry on its head, with promises of incredibly detailed analytics, resulting in impressive ROIs...

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HSBC United Kingdom uses the Angage Mobile Event App

HSBC called on Angage services to add engagement during an internal conference of 250 participants. Despite having to manage a large group, Yan Bechet, International Manager, Head of Business Management, Global Trade and Receivable Finance at HSBC, wanted...

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"No Budget" Marketing Strategies for Event Planners

Event planners know that one of the most important factors contributing to an event’s success (or demise) is marketing. And marketing, usually requires a hefty budget. But what if you simply didn’t have the budget to spend on marketing your...

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Transport For London, After another successful event

WHEN A SOLUTION WORKS, YOU WANT MORE OF IT This is the story of one of our most energetic supporters, Transport for London. Like many clients, Transport for London (TfL) approached us when they needed a solution to engage their audience at an...

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Why event managers are like rock band roadies?

So you want to be a rock star event planner? Well, being an event manager is kind of like being a band’s roadie. You need your core skill (event management) and… about 15 other skills. And those “other” skills can often be the difference...

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Critical Event data you need to take note of

The best event planners understand that the only way to improve event results is to first measure, then analyse them. We spoke with event planners from around the globe for their advice on what critical event data event professionals should...

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What’s the big deal with event gamification?

If you’re an avid reader of our blog, you would have heard us talking about gamification and the impact it has been making in the events management industry. And if you’re not in the know, this article will give you a sneak peek into why event...

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