Each week, we enjoy scouring Twitter for the top convos happening in and around the meetings industry. Whether we're looking at #MeetingProfs, #GreenMeetings or the like, there's always something to be learned and listened to.
This week, we're taking a peek at some of the top #EventProfs tweets. Here's what the pros are talking about:
1. Having Fun at Northstar's Incentive Live Event in Chicago!!
Okay, okay... so maybe we're cheating a bit (since this first tweet doesn't actually include the event profs hashtag), but this week, Northstar's incentive event is taking place in Chicago! Follow the hashtag #IncentiveLive for more!
Incentive Live is the premier event for elite buyers booking global incentive travel programs, featuring prescheduled one-on-one appointments, unique experiential networking events and a fully hosted, three-night stay in the Windy City.
2. Words of Wisdom
A bigger budget doesn't necessarily mean a more successful event. Instead, focus on the vision, goal and message of your meeting to have a more meaningful impact.
3. Happy Fat Tuesday!
It's Fat Tuesday, and PWP Studios is sharing some Mardi Gras magic and festive event space decor by WM Events Inc. at Mardi Gras World. This makes us want to eat some king cake and grab some beads!
4. Ideas From Innovators
Event ideas, venue tips and thoughts on using social media effectively: Here are a number of tips and tricks for you to implement into your own process.
5. Tackling the Mobile Movement
The movement toward mobile is alive and well. In fact, according to Statista, more than 50 percent of all website traffic was generated through mobile devices in 2018. Is your website phone friendly? If not, you might want to start making some pivotal moves.
6. We Interrupt This Programming for some Serious F&B
Warm plum tarte tatin with spun sugar and chantilly cream?! We'll take 10!
7. What It Means to Be a Working Woman
In honor of International Women's Day this week (Friday, March 8), this #EventProfs article looks at what it means to be a woman working in the events industry.
8. A Room With a View
This week, Autograph Collection Hotels announced the opening of the Dixon in London. The building features 193 rooms, including ten spacious suites, as well as meeting space.
9. Does Your Event Have a Particular Aesthetic?
As the tweet says, décor has the power to set the mood for your event and evoking an emotional response for attendees from the moment they walk through the doors. What emotions do you hope to invoke via your meeting's look?
10. Making Sustainability Part of Your Event Success Story
Together, can we take steps to reduce F&B waste before, during and after meetings? This article explores the reality (or lack there of) of cutting back in commercial kitchens.