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12 Festive Options for Company Holiday Cards and Party Invitations

Send guests, clients, and associates seasonal cheer and well wishes with these new stationery options.

Holiday Ideas Season Posted about 4 hours ago

12 Ideas for Holiday Party Gifts That Give Back

Instead of doling out trinkets that collect dust, consider gifts that provide humanitarian or environmental relief—as well as holiday cheer.

Holiday Ideas Season Posted about 4 hours ago

6 Tweets That Can Cripple Event Security—and How to Prevent Them

How guests and staffers alike are guilty of sharing event details over social media that can compromise safety.

Event Intelligence Posted 3 days ago

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Indoor Skydiving, Synchronized Swimmers, Eco-Friendly Floral Arrangements

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted 3 days ago

What You Can Learn From Apple’s Botched Live Stream

Experts weigh in on the problems during last week’s live announcement and how planners can avoid similar issues at their events.

News Posted 6 days ago

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Giant Cracker Jacks, Produce Centerpieces, An Airborne Fashion Show

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted 10 days ago

Do You Know Your Value as an Event Professional?

Why digital credentials are a big step towards proving the benefits—and worth—of trained event and meeting professionals.

From the Event Leadership Institute Posted 11 days ago

E.L.I. Classes: What's on Tap for Fall 2014

A look at the Event Leadership Institute's fall courses available for current and prospective event and meeting professionals.

From the Event Leadership Institute Posted September 10, 2014, 4:00 PM EDT

When Is it Time to Update an Annual Event?

When attendance drops? When vendors ask for a change? Readers discuss how often they tweak their annual events.

Readers' Forum Posted September 10, 2014, 7:40 AM EDT

What the Apple Watch and iPhone 6 Mean for Events

Near-field communication and other new features may influence how event hosts engage with guests.

Event Intelligence Posted September 10, 2014, 6:30 AM EDT

TIFF's Artistic Director Shares His Favorite Places

Cameron Bailey, the artistic director of the Toronto International Film Festival, discusses his top spots around the world to host a premiere party, to entertain sponsors, to get inspired, and more.

Readers' Forum Posted September 5, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Clothespin Cakes, Champagne Trunks, a Giant Hair Dryer

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted September 5, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

6 Events Using R.F.I.D. Technology to Improve the Guest Experience

From access control to attendee tracking, find out how planners are incorporating wireless technology into events.

Event Intelligence Posted September 4, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

7 Trends That Will Affect Fall Events

From video game parties to “live magazines” and events focused on urban activism, these trends will provide opportunities for brands looking to create relevant experiences in the coming months.

Event Intelligence Posted September 3, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Fall Benefits 2014: Trends in Decor, Catering, and More

Here's a sneak peek inside some of North America's big fall fund-raisers.

News Posted September 3, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

A New—and Charitable—Way to Recycle Floral Decor

A start-up company will pick up and resell floral arrangements, with part of the proceeds going to charity.

News Posted September 2, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

10 Best Ideas of the Week: Flowery Poodles, Shadow Dancers, an Elephant on Stilts

Here's a look at 10 steal-worthy ideas we spotted this week.

News Posted August 29, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

God Is in the Details: Ideas to Steal From This Year's Hamptons Events

Opinion Column: Ted Kruckel Posted August 28, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

5 Tips to Create Successful Incentive Travel Programs

Motivate employees and deliver a measurable return on investment by following these guidelines.

Event Intelligence Posted August 28, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

TIFF Preview: 2014's Biggest Parties and Brand Activations

Here's a look at what's in store for this year's 10-day Toronto International Film Festival.

News Posted August 27, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

Nissan's 'Gran Turismo' Campaign Bridges Virtual and Real Worlds

See how the automaker created a social media campaign that extended its exposure into the video game community.

Event Intelligence Posted August 26, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

Event Producers Give MTV V.M.A.s a "C": Sponsorship Felt "Heavy-Handed"

Industry pros rated the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, discussing everything from Beyoncé's performance to sponsorship integration.

News Posted August 25, 2014, 7:03 PM EDT

MTV V.M.A.s Most Memorable Moments: Event Planners Share Their Top Picks

From standout set design to provocative performances, planners reveal what has impressed them about the annual show.

Readers' Forum Posted August 22, 2014, 8:09 AM EDT

Why Socially Conscious Meetings Are a Growing Trend

Gatherings that include cultural, environmental, or charitable components are what corporate groups want now.

Event Intelligence Posted August 21, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

10 Tips to Minimize Food Waste at Events

Consider these ideas to make your food and beverage service more sustainable—and save money.

Event Intelligence Posted August 21, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

8 Mistakes Planners Make When Booking Bands

Planners and producers weigh in on how everything from placing too much importance on a big headliner to choosing the wrong venue can negatively impact entertainment at an event.

Event Intelligence Posted August 20, 2014, 4:25 PM EDT

Could the Next Big Event Trend Be…Sleeping?

If everybody’s tired, maybe a nap is the greatest luxury you can give someone.

Event Intelligence Posted August 20, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

And the Band Plays On: Alex Donner and 26 Years of Event Entertainment

Opinion Column: Ted Kruckel Posted August 20, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

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