Increasing the Lifespan of an Event

Increasing the Lifespan of an Event

Increasing the Lifespan of an Event It’s easy to keep folks interested in your festival when you are weeks away – or in the middle of it. Outside of those days, it can be difficult to keep the event in the minds of your fans. It is imperative you hold your audience’s attention until next year. Keeping your audience engaged year round ensures they don’t feel “sold to” when the time for issuing tickets comes around. It also creates opportunities to reach out to new audiences. Below are a few ways to achieve this.   Staged release of media from …

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Are You Losing Money at the Negotiating Table?

Are You Losing Money at the Negotiating Table?

Are You Losing Money at the Negotiating Table?   When budgets are tight, you need to get creative with how you spend your money. Every penny counts, especially in the early years of building your events. Here are some vital insider tips for winning at the negotiating table.   Tactics – A Quick Guide There are a few key elements to negotiating with a first-time supplier.   Know Your Budget Inside and Out Never go into a meeting without an idea of the limit of what you have to spend. At least, have some sample reference prices researched ahead of …

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Can You Trust Standard Wi-Fi for Your Event?

Can You Trust Standard Wi-Fi for Your Event?

Can You Trust Standard Wi-Fi for Your Event?   Providing free onsite Wi-Fi is becoming an industry standard for events, so give the audience what they want! However, if you stuff up your Wi-Fi strategy or have patchy service and outages, the crowd will turn on you in a second. So, what do you need to know before you provide Wi-Fi to the masses? We’ve got 9 steps to nailing your Wi-Fi strategy so that you won’t be roasted over the coals post-event on social media for providing a lousy experience. 1. The Short Answer is “No” Your venue’s standard …

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