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5 Easy Steps to Make Your Events More Accessible

By |June 22, 2017|

We often like to stress the importance of choosing a unique venue for your events, but the more your stray from the traditional hotel-type venue the more you need to think about accessibility. Hotels are often already set-up to accommodate people with accessibility needs, but other venues may not be. On top of that, there [...]

Ask the Experts: How to Craft the Perfect Post Event Survey

By |June 13, 2017|

  For data-driven event marketers, post-event surveys have the power to produce some of the most valuable data to evaluate the success of your event and to help you create better events in the future. But creating the right level of insight goes far beyond plugging questions into an online form and hitting send—there's a [...]

The Venue Series: San Francisco

By |June 8, 2017|

  Your event venue is one of the most defining aspects of your event. It sets the mood, starts the conversation and gets people excited for the day ahead. So finding one that you and your attendees absolutely love is critical. That's why we are kicking off The Venue Series, where we share our favorite [...]

A Marketing Outsider Takes a Stab at #Events – A Tale of Persistence

There are a lot of things I love about DoubleDutch. The product, the people, the stocked fridges... for a girl from the deep south, it’s more than I ever imagined when it comes to a job. During my two years here, I’ve grown in ways I never thought possible. I’ve been forever changed for the [...]

NamesCon17: Rethinking the Name Badge

By |December 20, 2016|

For the past two years, I’ve written articles about the importance of conference name badge design (2014 and 2015) to enhance networking opportunities at live events. This year, myself and the rest of the team at NamesCon thought it would be a good idea to start from scratch and completely redesign our name badge for [...]

The Psychology Behind a Successful All-Hands Event

By |December 14, 2016|

It is nearly the end of the year. Chances are, you have organized a stellar industry conference, multiple trade shows and too many workshops to count. The only thing standing between you and a holiday break is the big year-end company meeting. Even with the latest technology at your fingertips and an I've-been-here-before confidence, organizing [...]

6 Slides Your MC Needs in Their Talk Track

By |November 15, 2016|

Connecting the Physical and Digital Experiences A question we often hear from our customers is how to drive more app adoption and engagement at their events. We know they spend a ton of time and energy producing app promotion kits, event signage and more to drive adoption, but what else can you do? At LIVE [...]

Supercharge Employee Education at Your Internal Events

By |October 20, 2016|

In today’s modern world, we deal with technological innovation, social media distraction, and a generation that is continuously moving onto the next new opportunity. With a whirlwind of distraction, 70% of training content is forgotten within 24 hours, making it harder than ever to educate our workforce. Live events offer an ideal occasion to silence [...]

Benefits of Using a Creative Agency at Your Next Event

By |October 6, 2016|

You may be forgiven for thinking that partnering with a creative agency is solely about making things look great, different or unique; and to a degree, you’d be right. But the real value of a successful partnership lies in the ability to leverage in-house expertise to drive exceptional results for your business. At HGA, we’ve [...]

How to Attend LIVE Like a Local

By |September 27, 2016|

“One day, if I go to heaven...I’ll look around and say ‘It ain’t bad, but it ain’t San Francisco.’”- Herb Caen Caen’s words, spoken years ago, hold true today just as they did in their first incarnation written many moons ago. As an outsider, originally from Louisiana and looking in, I can vouch and credit [...]