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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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Creating a People Connector Sponsorship

Creating a People Connector Sponsorship | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

One of the top three reasons people attend conferences and trade shows is to network. People want to get together with their peers and exchange ideas, make connections, find help, and sometimes even find a new job.

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7 Tips to Not Mess Up the Registration Process

7 Tips to Not Mess Up the Registration Process | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
In the first month of the New Year it's critical to make sure you take the steps to have successful events during the year. In order to save you a headache down the road you need to STOP and take ...
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Australia:Australia Day honours for Club Melbourne Ambassadors

Australia:Australia Day honours for Club Melbourne Ambassadors | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Two Club Melbourne Ambassadors have been officially recognised on the Australia Day 2014 Honours List for their outstanding medical contributions and service to the community.
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U.S. Travel Responds to State of the Union: Travel Can Help Job Creation

U.S. Travel Responds to State of the Union: Travel Can Help Job Creation | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
The U.S. Travel Association policy experts responded to elements of President Obama's State of the Union address that point to better facilitation of travel.
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UK: Why Meeting Planners Shouldn't Skimp on Catering

UK: Why Meeting Planners Shouldn't Skimp on Catering | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Food causes the most dissatisfaction says report from Warwick Conferences.
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Why You Should Apply Salman Khan’s Approach to Your Next Education Program

Why You Should Apply Salman Khan’s Approach to Your Next Education Program | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
At Convening Leaders 2014 in Boston, Salman Khan, founder and executive director of the Khan Academy, challenged attendees to think about the shortfalls of traditional education in his keynote address.
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Wait! Before You Sign That Next Contract…

Wait! Before You Sign That Next Contract… | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Signing your name on the dotted line can carry serious consequences for your organization. Whether you’re a meeting planner or hotel sales representative, here are some key considerations to remember before you ink your next agreement.
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What the CIA can teach your business about information gathering on Twitter

What the CIA can teach your business about information gathering on Twitter | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Spying….. sounds sneaky, doesn’t it? But no, we’re not talking about casual Facebook stalking to see what your ex has been up to, or peeking at your neighbours through your curtains, we’re talking about taking a leaf out of intelligence agencies’ books and using Twitter as a powerful information gathering tool.

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White Paper: Personalizing the Attendee Experience

White Paper: Personalizing the Attendee Experience | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

We live in a world of mass-customization: where companies and social media networks such as Amazon, LinkedIn and Facebook, are able to tap into vast amounts of personal data to serve up useful, relevant and timely information to each individual. 

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4 Steps to Create Your First Event Budget Like a Pro

4 Steps to Create Your First Event Budget Like a Pro | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
There are two distinct sides to planning an event. There's the creative side, where event planners use their artistic, right-brain skills to help a client's vision come to life.
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5 Common Pitfalls To Trade Show Marketing

5 Common Pitfalls To Trade Show Marketing | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Trade shows are a valuable marketing medium. But they are harder than they look. Exhibit marketers with good intentions still can make preventable mistakes.
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Answer These 4 Marketing Questions BEFORE Designing Your Trade Show Exhibit

Answer These 4 Marketing Questions BEFORE Designing Your Trade Show Exhibit | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
We all love going to trade shows and seeing the beautiful and creative trade show exhibits on the floor. You may find yourself saying, “I like that!
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Don't Stress About Stress—It May Actually Be Good for You

Don't Stress About Stress—It May Actually Be Good for You | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

How can meeting planning be among both the most stressful and best jobs around? It's all about how you handle the stress of the job.

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Not Just Fun and Games: Why Event Professionals Should Care About Gamification

Not Just Fun and Games: Why Event Professionals Should Care About Gamification | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Gamification is being touted by some as the biggest thing since social media. But, what is Gamification and is it relevant to Event Professionals?
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10 Clever Event Startups You Need to Try Right Now

10 Clever Event Startups You Need to Try Right Now | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
It’s been a while I haven’t served you a proper fix of innovation. Here are 10 startups with new ideas to help event professionals.
I had that feeling I was missing a proper innovation roundup on the blog.
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First Time Exhibiting At A Trade Show? Here’s What You Need To Know To Be Successful

First Time Exhibiting At A Trade Show? Here’s What You Need To Know To Be Successful | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Being a first time exhibitor means that you have a lot of things to do before you can consider your event a successful one. If you’re facing your first event, here are a few tips that you can use to prepare for your first-time trade show appearance.
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3 Ways to Avoid the Drain of a Tradeshow

3 Ways to Avoid the Drain of a Tradeshow | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Do you and your employees dread working at trade shows?  You are not the only ones that feel this way, since there is no doubt that working a trade show event can be tiring and draining both physically and mentally.

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Make Your 2014 Resolution Aligned With Your Promotional Strategy

Make Your 2014 Resolution Aligned With Your Promotional Strategy | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
January 26, 2014 by Lisa Apolinski I recently read some interesting data on Statistics Brain about New Year’s...
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The Who’s Who in Your On-site AV Production Team

The Who’s Who in Your On-site AV Production Team | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
I am sure many of you will be left bemused when you first arrive on-site and are surrounded with flight cases, staging, cables, various forms of AV equipment and a multitude of different technicians busily working away, and quite frankly, we don’t...
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Eco Etiquette: 5 Basic Ground Rules for your Eco-Friendly Journey

Eco Etiquette: 5 Basic Ground Rules for your Eco-Friendly Journey | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Before embarking on the do’s and don’ts of eco-friendly living, let’s focus on the delivery versus the message.  It is apparent that we all wish to protect the environment while living healthier, safer lives but not at the cost of appearing judgmental, opinionated or critical of others. Practically speaking, we all acknowledge that by using reusable shopping bags we reduce the amount of plastic buried in landfills.  However, the reality of doing so is sometimes very different. So as we begin this eco-friendly journey, let’s start with these basic ground rules…

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How Social Media Is Changing Event Design — A Discussion with Debi Lilly

How Social Media Is Changing Event Design — A Discussion with Debi Lilly | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Featured image by Anthony Thalier. Pinterest, designers’ blogs, and TV shows are changing the face of...

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What Super Bowl XLVIII Reveals About Corporate Event Marketing Trends

What Super Bowl XLVIII Reveals About Corporate Event Marketing Trends | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
TSNN.com is a powerful international trade show gateway. We've spent years compiling a global, qualified and up-to-date trade show database, including attendees, suppliers, vendors and exhibitors, outside North America.
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Unleashing the Power of Community

Unleashing the Power of Community | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
What is a community? A group of people living in the same place or having a particular characteristic in common? Or is “community” something deeper, more intimate, more powerful— a feeling of fellowship with others, as a result of having common attitudes, interests, and sense of purpose?
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Worldwide exhibitions for incentive travel, meetings and events - taking place in Frankfurt & Las Vegas.