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Welcome to our meetings and events industry content hub where we curate our favourite content. You can experience live education sessions at our exhibitions, IMEX (www.imex-frankfurt.com) and IMEX America (www.imexamerica.com).
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How to Maximize Networking at Your Meetings and Events 

How to Maximize Networking at Your Meetings and Events  | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

While the purpose of meetings and events is for knowledgeable speakers to share information with their audience, there’s another important reason why attendees go to events. Many of them are seeking to increase their network and meet valuable people to build connections with.

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Bien Venue's curator insight, September 4, 1:18 PM
Always an important part of any business event.
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Should You Pursue That New Social Media Platform?

Should You Pursue That New Social Media Platform? | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

The thing about social media is there are new platforms popping up every single day. And what works well for some associations, may not work well for others. How do you know which social media platforms your organization should be using? Three questions tell it all.

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The Power of Conferences in a Social-Media Age

The Power of Conferences in a Social-Media Age | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
A guide to using social media and other digital tools to get the most out of the face-to-face opportunities that conferences provide.
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How to Network Successfully With Event Networking Technology

How to Network Successfully With Event Networking Technology | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Whether you’re a total newbie or a seasoned veteran, the introduction of new event networking technology is shaking up the way we network at conferences and meetings. Even the way attendees are matchmade with each other at events is changing, so it makes sense to get to grips with how to present yourself, to make the most of new networking opportunities.

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Humans, Machines, And The Hard Work of Relationship-Building

Humans, Machines, And The Hard Work of Relationship-Building | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

On paper, face-to-face events are fantastic opportunities to develop new relationships. In reality, many fail miserably. Why? Because it’s mathematically impossible for most people, unaided, to build meaningful new relationships—discover complementary interests, have a fulfilling conversation, and commit to pursuing common goals—with more than a small group of people inside of three days. One software company is doing something about the difficulties of event networking by staying true to the ideas it has had all along about social, community, and experience.

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Forbes Welcome

Forbes Welcome | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

There are three things your LinkedIn profile must tell others, but the vast majority of LinkedIn’s 400-plus million members fail to provide clear and concise answers. The result is that LinkedIn does not work very well for them. Let’s make sure that you avoid this trap. Your profile needs to tell casual readers the following.

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Building Relationships Online With Social Media Marketing

Building Relationships Online With Social Media Marketing | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
What´s the issue with building relationships online? Thеѕе days а lot оf uѕ аrе online, wе socialise, purchase, run businesses оr аrе part оf а community.
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Never Meet a Stranger – Tips for Social Networking

Never Meet a Stranger – Tips for Social Networking | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Networking and socializing offline is a pretty straightforward, well-understood process.
"Hi, nice to meet you, Sue Jones. I hear that you do great work at XYZ company."
"Fred Smith, have you met Sue Jones?
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Christopher Wesby's curator insight, January 22, 4:09 PM

Social media today has created a platform when anyone can brand themselves and network with other people no matter what it is that they do. It's a great way to connect with people and to also advance your career or  your hobby no matter what it is that you do. 

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