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5 Pro Tips for Your Guest Check-In Area

Oct
2

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Event Check-In: Last minute detail or critical element of event success? In a world where first impressions mean everything, we think the latter! Does anyone remember studying “the halo effect” in sociology 101? This theory asserts that first impressions lead to an overall bias as to how follow up experiences are perceived. It’s a fancy […]

Income prediction & price setting for special events

Sep
1

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Annual events build community and raise critical, unrestricted income. But how can an organization effectively set sponsorship levels, predict revenue and plan for income? If this is a new event, start with a little research into organizations of a similar size and geography. What types of sponsorships do they offer for their events? You’d be surprised […]

Be empowered. Be a “Samantha.”

Sep
1

by Karen Perry-Weinstat

When it comes to fundraising, who wouldn’t like to have a few secret powers? The power of absolute persuasion, the power of duplicating money, to name a few. Some of you may have grown up watching the TV show, Bewitched, or its reruns. Others may be familiar with the 2005 movie of the same name. […]