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Measuring the Value of Events and Meetings

When it comes to planning and executing event logistics, meeting and event planners typically know their event processes cold. At the same time, most organizations are now recognizing the value of building relationships with their key constituents through a variety of events. That’s a good thing to the profession. Continue reading

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The 5 Key Reasons You Need to Attend IMEX Americas on October 10th – 12th in Las Vegas

IMEX Americas is America’s worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events. It takes places once per year in Las Vegas. So here are the 5 reasons why every event professional and anyone else who is in any way touching the events/conferences industry needs to attend: Reason 1: Access to a huge network of business partners and suppliers 3,200+ destinations, venues and suppliers in...

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The Real Nature of Keynote Speaking

Many people wanted to engage in keynote speaking. Perhaps they saw the glamorous life – the surface – of being a keynote speaker. Behind the veil, however, are the monumental challenges that a keynote speaker must face. If you’re planning to take the path of keynote speaking, you should understand its very core. What is a keynote speech? Basically, it’s a speech with a particular mission....

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Netizens Express How it’s Time To End The Pay Gap For Speakers At Tech Conferences

"It would be different if it were an across-the-board policy not pay anyone’s fees and not to pay anyone’s travel. SXSW does that, for instance. When you find out some people do get certain things covered and others don’t is when it becomes a complete insult. It turns the conversation to something else. It becomes not a policy — it becomes a preference." Nigerian author, speaker, and digital...

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Seven Advanced Presentation Tricks Every Motivational Speakers Must Have

I recently came across a high ranking sales executive from a large corporation who manages thousands of employees across the nation and is one of the best people in his field. He asked me, how to become a better public speaker. I was a bit shocked, I have seen videos of this person in action, and He is easily one of the top 5% business speakers in the market. He has strong relevant messages,...

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Advice on How to Become A Globally Successful Motivational Speaker

I often have people come up to me and ask, “I think I would be a great motivational speaker. I would like to know how to get started.” I get this a lot of times, so I thought I would make a blogpost about and direct people here for the interest of everyone’s time. So here is my advice on how to be a motivational speaker: Make sure you have something profound and magical that if anyone hears...

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Four Traits Every Great Public Speaker Should Have

Every amazing public speaker have four things in common, other great presenters have acquired this skill over time through practice and self-awareness. Experienced public speakers know that every great presentation requires a certain panache, it is an actual skill. Stage fright aside, every literate person can stand up in front of a crowd, and read from cue cards or teleprompter. However, to...

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How Event Planners Can Use The Advantage of SEO?

SEO is now a hot topic in the professional event planning arena. In fact, many event planners are now seeing the importance of SEO – yet people are still in the dark. If you think that website ranking for event planners is not an important factor now, you better think again. Every day that you lag behind in your ranking efforts, someone else is taking a portion of the event planning market. To...

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The 4 Irrefutable Qualities of World-Class Public Speakers

Public speaking is a wonderful profession that can lead to numerous opportunities and career paths. As a public speaker, your goal is to talk in front of the audience and compel them into making decisions. At times, you will also be tasked to highlight an organizational message or a set of specified objectives. Whichever your goal is, you must understand that you can be mediocre or world-class...

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Top 10 Ways on Becoming an Effective Paid Speaker

Being a paid public speaker requires total dedication, focus, and a strategic mindset. You can’t just decide to become a public speaker and jump onto the fray. It would take months or years of practice before you can even land your first client. However, the Internet can help you learn everything that’s useful to public speaking. You can even watch the videos of prominent public speakers....

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