- Title:Event In A Box
- Category:Special Programs
- Instructor:Howard Givner
- Length:42 min
This class is available free of charge thanks to the support of EventSpot by Constant Contact.
If you're an "occasional" planner and are in charge of an important event, this series of videos will help give you a solid overview of 5 key areas you'll need to be mindful of in planning your event. This series was created with the goal of giving you a short, but impactful, overview of some of the key factors you should be aware of when embarking on the planning process.
Learn how live events differ from other marketing vehicles and how to leverage the unique power of events to help achieve your goals.
Identify several tips in researching and negotiating venues for your event.
Learn whether electronic or paper invitations is right for you, and key tips for maximizing the impact of online registration.
Be aware of key mistakes that novice planners often make, and tactics for avoiding them.
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