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Speakers and Conferences: Your Audience Is Online!

Former Presidents, Chief Execs of commercial giants, Nobel laureates and space explorers. The TED Conference can claim an impressive list of speakers that have done superhuman amounts to reshape the world that we live in. Yet it’s not the only conference that [...]

March 27, 2014 Event Organisers

8 Myths About Professional Events

Despite the fact that millions of people attend events each year, there are still some persisting myths about conferences, seminars and other events. We’ve listed the 10 most frustrating myths that surround the industry. 1. All professional events are the [...]

March 25, 2014 Attendees

5 Event USPs That We’re Bored Of

What is the one thing that makes your event unique? I’ve spoken about the importance of an event’s Unique Selling Point (USP) on the blog before, but looking around, it seems event USPs are often muddled and not all that [...]

March 24, 2014 Event Organisers
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10 Tips for a Knockout Event Organiser Profile on Pickevent

Want to make your EO account on Pickevent stand out? Have no fear; follow these 10 top tips and your profile will be brilliant. 1. Complete Your Profile It’s such a shame when an interesting event organiser hasn’t bothered to [...]

March 21, 2014 Picknews
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5 Myths About Event Organising

Despite the fact that thousands of people attend conferences, meetings and expos each week, there are still some perpetuating fallacies about the people who run the events. We’ve listed 5 of the biggest myths, in the hope of putting them [...]

March 17, 2014 Event Organisers

10 Cool Benefits of Installing Event Ticketing Software

Taking part in events is one thing and managing them is a completely different experience. An event manager needs to take care of so many things – venue booking, event promotion, inviting speakers, selling tickets, and much more. Handling so [...]

March 13, 2014 Event Organisers

5 Things To Do After Your Event Is Over

The speakers have left, the tables pushed away, the floors swept. Your event is over, and it has been a runaway success. At this point, it’s easy to think your job is over, but some of the most important work [...]

March 5, 2014 Event Organisers
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Marketing Events 101: 7 tips to get you started

When organisers sign up to Pickevent they always ask me one question: “How do I increase my turnout?” But there are so many FAQs and how-to guides for doing this on Pickevent that this question is answered elsewhere. This is a [...]

February 27, 2014 Event Organisers

16 Things We Desperately Want to See at Events in 2015

At Pickevent, we love innovation. Inspired by Nike’s announcement that they’ll be making self-lacing trainers in honour of Back to the Future, we decided to look ahead and think about what we want to see at events in 2015. 1. [...]

February 26, 2014 Event Organisers

Marketing Events Easily – an Interview with Abidemi Sanusi

Want to hear from a real expert in copywriting? Abidemi Sanusi spoke to the Pickevent blog, answering our questions regarding marketing your event, and how to handle making mistakes. Hi Abidemi. Can you tell us a little about you and [...]

February 24, 2014 Event Organisers