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  • Five Hot Emerging Job Roles in Today’s Events Industry

    Five Hot Emerging Job Roles in Today’s Events Industry

    With any big shift in an industry comes exciting new job opportunities. Roles that were less common — or never even existed at all — suddenly become critical and highly in demand. At the onset of the massive pivot to virtual events that the industry was forced to take in 2020, leaders realized they suddenly needed […]

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  • Pivoting Back to In-Person Events and Meeting Attendees’ Expectations

    Pivoting Back to In-Person Events and Meeting Attendees’ Expectations

    According to our latest State of Events survey, 93% of enterprise event professionals are planning on returning to in-person events within the next 12 months if conditions allow — a strong indication that in-person events now play a major role again. Despite professionals’ excitement to bring people back to physical venues, not everyone is ready to […]

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  • Conversations: JR Sherman on Series C Funding and a Massive Mindset Shift on Event Format

    Conversations: JR Sherman on Series C Funding and a Massive Mindset Shift on Event Format

    The Conversations series features candid conversations with RainFocus executives and other thought leaders. You’ll find discussion of breaking news and trends, invaluable industry tips, and commentary on the biggest topics of current interest to events and marketing leaders. In this post, we sat down with JR Sherman, chief executive officer at RainFocus, to talk about […]

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  • Four Keys to a Safer In-Person Event Right Now

    Four Keys to a Safer In-Person Event Right Now

    As the COVID-19 pandemic continues in the U.S., the Delta variant has left many event teams feeling a bit of whiplash. Scrupulously designed plans to gather in person that seemed safe just a couple months ago now require review, sure-bet sponsors are stalling, and registered attendees are sending worried questions. Fortunately, there are steps you […]

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  • Enabling a Safe Return to In-Person Events

    Enabling a Safe Return to In-Person Events

    As things begin to return to normal in a post-Covid world, we at RainFocus are determined to provide a safe and engaging onsite experience.  Returning to a physical venue and expanding content to a virtual audience will require strategic use of onsite hardware to maximize hybrid experiences.  With the growing excitement around hybrid events, we’re […]

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  • 2021 Events: The Best Laid Plans…

    2021 Events: The Best Laid Plans…

    Planning your 2021 events?  As the old adage goes, the best-laid plans…well, you know the rest. As marketing teams begin to plan their 2021 events, the ‘pivotal’ question we’re continually asked is, ‘when will physical events return?’ Based on results from our State of Events 2021 study and hundreds of interactions, we are hearing a […]

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  • A New Ecosystem: The Future of Physical and Hybrid Events

    A New Ecosystem: The Future of Physical and Hybrid Events

    Events have been evolving and improving over the last eight months in ways nobody could have imagined possible. In that time, virtual events have proven incredibly valuable. It’s time to stop imagining the return to physical events as a full-on pivot and embrace the possibilities of a new hybrid event ecosystem. What does a hybrid […]

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