10 Tips to Beat Pre-Event Stress


by Karen Perry-Weinstat

April is here and, for many of our clients, that means the peak of the busy spring event-planning season. So this post is likely reaching you at an elevated level of STRESS! Here are some of Event Journal’s favorite tips to keep your stress level at a minimum while planning your organization’s spring events: Take […]

Event Planning Lessons Gleaned from the Oscars


by Karen Perry-Weinstat

The Academy Awards ceremony is back this Sunday and is celebrating its 90th anniversary. If the ceremony is anything like last year, we are in for lots of excitement. Remember last year’s major mix up, with presenters Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway announcing the wrong winner for Best Picture? While it made for great television, […]

Fundraising Events: What’s your story?


by Karen Perry-Weinstat

Stories allow users to capture brief moments by way of photos or short videos and easily share those experiences with other social media users.This has become the “new normal” in social media and can be used to your advantage in promoting your next fundraising event. Little did Snapchat’s founders know this when creating the photo […]