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How to get sustainable events working for your corporate event marketing group

How to get sustainable events working for your corporate event marketing group | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Sustainable event efforts are nice and all, but how do you get them working for you, instead of feeling like they’re just a lot of extra work? Especially if you’re a big event marketing department with diverse activities that span different cities?

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Why The New Social Marketing Is About Generosity 

Why The New Social Marketing Is About Generosity  | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Too often in marketing, we talk in terms of "getting:" getting customers to buy, getting people to click, getting people to convert, getting more followers on Twitter, getting bigger market share, etc.
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Elevate Your Event with Social Enterprise Thinking

Elevate Your Event with Social Enterprise Thinking | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Social affair? Or social enterprise? Events excel at the former, but what is the latter? And what benefits might social enterprise present to your event? What is Social Enterprise? Ever sat back and wondered: how can I use my event powers for good?

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Emma Dolphin's curator insight, September 11, 2015 7:59 AM

My cup of tea- events and doing some good. useful!

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Choose service activities at corporate meetings that are in line with your company's values

Choose service activities at corporate meetings that are in line with your company's values | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

How to talk the talk and walk the walk when it comes to CSR

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Associations In Action: A Look At How One Organization Is Inspiring Attendees To Care About CSR

Associations In Action: A Look At How One Organization Is Inspiring Attendees To Care About CSR | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Struggled to motivate attendees to participate in your on-site volunteering activities? You’re not alone. Learn how one organization is tackling the issue.
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Four Questions for a Winning Event CSR Project

Four Questions for a Winning Event CSR Project | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Event professionals embed CSR projects into events for altruistic reasons: to give back without the expectation to get in return. However CSR projects that consider only the beneficiary or the donor can fall short of expectations, and be short-lived. So do embed a give-back aspect into your event because you want to create real benefit for others, and ask these questions to ensure it also delivers event and sponsor brand-value.

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10 Tips for Adding Local Destination Flavor to Your Meeting

10 Tips for Adding Local Destination Flavor to Your Meeting | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Imagine this: a meeting attendee is sitting in an airport on their way home and someone asks, “How was your time in X city?” and the attendee responds, “I could have been in any city and it wouldn’t have mattered.” They are stuck in the Airport-Taxi-Hotel-Taxi-Airport (ATHTA) rut and are never able to get a taste of the destination.  Not exactly the experience planners are hoping for, especially when a meeting’s success is tied to attendees desire to return for next year’s meeting.

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Exchange Initiative the Latest Effort in Fight Against Human Trafficking

Exchange Initiative the Latest Effort in Fight Against Human Trafficking | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
It’s shocking and sad, but it’s true: Where there are large gatherings of people, there is human trafficking.
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Does your event serve fair food?

Does your event serve fair food? | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Let’s face it, when you’re neck-deep in confirming catering for your event, the last thing on your mind is where the tomatoes come from. Did you know that in the US, 90% of winter tomatoes come from Florida? And did you also know that advocacy work in the state is helping tangibly improve farm working conditions?

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Could a Student-Run Session or Event Benefit Your Association?

Could a Student-Run Session or Event Benefit Your Association? | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Cornell University lets its Hotel School students plan and execute a weekend conference for leading hospitality professionals. What if your organization did something similar to engage those who are about to enter your industry?
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Responsible Business in Action

Responsible Business in Action | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
We’ve just wrapped up the reporting for the game changing Responsible Business Forum on Sustainable Development organised at the end of last year with Global Initiatives here in Singapore.
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Making a Difference, One Soap at a Time

Making a Difference, One Soap at a Time | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Once a victim of human trafficking, Theresa Flores now works to save others like herself—using bars of soap.
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4 Easy Ways You Can Give Back At Your Events

4 Easy Ways You Can Give Back At Your Events | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
  Are you planning an event in the next few weeks? Have you considered adding a charitable component to it during the holiday season?  Whether you’re planning a large-scale corporate holiday g...
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