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What is Beacon Technology? Answers Here – Straight From #eventprofs

beacons_features Beacons are hot right now, especially in the mobile and retail spaces.  But… what IS Read more

PowerPoint Alternatives: New Meeting Presentation Tools Roundup

It seems like more and more of us are expressing our ideas visually.  We know Read more


Scratchd: A New Way to Giveaway

We sat down with Diana Robbins of Scratchd Inc. and talked with her about the Read more

Social Media

15 Social Media M&M Tools Event Professionals Need To Try

mm-Featured-Image As an event marketer, trying to find the right digital and SM (Social Media) “M&M” Read more

Social Influencer Reporters Move the Needle — Lindsay Fultz Overview

We previously spoke with Lindsay about SnapMyAd.  This time we got together with her to talk a Read more


Six Content Curation Tools to Simplify Your Life

As the use of social networks is becoming more widespread, it becomes increasingly important to Read more

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Eco Etiquette: 5 Basic Ground Rules for your Eco-Friendly Journey

Written by Tess Vismale, CMP. Before embarking on the do’s and don’ts of eco-friendly living, Read more

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Meet your new best friend, Evernote

How many times have you caught yourself saying, “I know I just had that…” as Read more

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Six Apps to View and Edit Office Documents on iPhone and iPad

This article was originally posted by friend of The Meeting Pool Keith Johnston in June.  Read more

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ZenAlpha Brings the ‘Zen’ to Busy Event Professionals

LessEventAdmin-How-It-Works We had the chance to chat with Ian Gott, CEO of ZenAlpha — a brand Read more

getplanning is More Than a Paperless Event Binder

One trend that that is growing throughout the events industry is planners wanting to, and Read more

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PCMA Convening Leaders ’14: Big Takeaways, and Next Year’s Wish List

Hard to believe that PCMA Convening Leaders 2014 was really just 2 weeks ago. The Read more


Top Ten Tweetable Takeaways from ‘Brand As Verb’ Presentation

brandasverb I get very excited when I’m in the audience with like-minded event professionals and hear Read more

A Look at 6 Marketing Resource & Task Management Platforms

Guest post by Vivian Rodriguez. The Tipping Point has been sitting on my nightstand now Read more


Connecting Through PlanningPod: An Interview with Jeff Kear

We started our company in 2007. Before we built Planning Pod, our first product was Read more


Crowd Mics — Turn Every Mobile at Your Event Into a Microphone

Crowd-Mics-Logo-Blue-Gradient This is truly a revolutionary event technology that is getting a lot of buzz in Read more

QuickMobile’s MobilePlanner: Event Planner’s Paperless Binder App

  We all know Quickmobile as one of the key players in the event app Read more


Find Ms. Right… or Mr. Right Now, with a Dating App

Lonely this Valentines Day?  The Meeting Pool’s “Got Your Back” with a Dating Apps Round-up! Read more

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