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Dec 23, 2020 | Kevin Dennis
Self-care is an essential priority for all working professionals, but it’s particularly crucial for event pros that are accustomed to long hours and never-ending to-do lists. 
Dec 22, 2020 | Meghan Ely
With 2020 in the rearview mirror, the unofficial color authorities at Pantone have announced their Colors of the Year: soft, steady Ultimate Gray and cheerful, sunny Illuminating. In an effort to leave behind the 2020 blues, this color combination was selected to evoke a feeling of hope and inspire people to look ahead to brighter days. 
Dec 21, 2020 | Kathleen Stoehr
A farewell to 2020
Dec 20, 2020 | Special Events Staff
Our Winter issue is out and ready for you to read!
Dec 18, 2020 | Renée Dalo
There’s always a lot of hype surrounding the onboarding process and how to welcome new clients into your brand experience effectively yet, there is not as much attention given to offboarding, even though how you leave them is just as important as how you bring them on. 
Dec 17, 2020 | Special Events Staff
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Dec 15, 2020 | Kevin Dana
Needless to say, it’s been an extraordinarily challenging year. Some have found this year to be the perfect canvas for reflection and growth, but most have found it to be the source of the most severe personal and professional struggles in their lifetime. And for others - it’s been both!
Dec 15, 2020 | Dixie Bagley
High standards manifest in many forms and venues must ensure all of their boxes are checked to guarantee a safe and seamless experience for their clients. 
Dec 14, 2020 | Special Events Staff
Ready to kick 2020 to the curb? So are we! Let’s start by sending some good karma into the new year with these heartfelt stories from your peers about how they learned from the hardships of this year and plan to make next year their best one yet.
Dec 14, 2020 | Jordan Kentris
Of all the places your brand is online, your website is the one you own and have full control over.