Arye Yacobson, Author at AllSeated

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Be Business-Efficient

Take a moment to ask yourself: What would you do if you had an extra hour in the day? What if it were possible to have that extra hour every day? By building efficient processes into your business, you can carve out extra time to dedicate elsewhere, whether it’s for your personal life, a passion project on the side, or a new endeavor for your company. Regardless, the key to freeing up more time is simply to get through your to-do list faster. Easier said than ... Continue reading »

5 Top Strategies for Managing Your Time

Time management is a popular buzzword in the business world, and with good reason. By being more prudent with your schedule, you can find more time in each day that you can dedicate to anything—getting ahead on work, an extra yoga class, or an afternoon with the family. However, true efficiency and time management can be hard to attain. After all, we live in a world of distractions and multi-tasking. So, how can a busy entrepreneur be more intentional and deliber... Continue reading »

Layouts for Corporate Meetings

Planning a corporate meeting can seem easier than social functions, as the décor tends to be minimal and you generally only have to work with one space. However, corporate events carry their own set of guidelines to follow and it’s important to keep them in mind while planning a layout. Before anything, it’s essential to gather all of the essential information from the client to ensure that you take everything into account. Do you need a stage? How about audio vi... Continue reading »

Virtual reality vs. augmented reality: A look into high-tech event technology

Virtual Reality (VR) has arrived and it’s here to stay. This revolutionary event technology is set to enhance the conference industry with its immersive visualisation experiences. It’s not just VR that’s making waves in the meeting world either. The unique powers of Augmented Reality (AR) continue to gain traction — especially with Millennials. So, just how relevant are VR and AR to the events industry?  Let’s look inside a world where anything’s possible! Wh... Continue reading »

Wedding Planner Magazine – Growing and Expanding Your Business

Sandy Hammer of AllSeated cautions against committing too much of your savings to new software and equipment can be very expensive. "Test out the free versions of apps and software to really learn if the product will assist you in growing your businness."... Continue reading »

How to Stay Ahead of Tech Trends

Today’s guest post comes from Sandy Hammer. I’ve invited her to share her thoughts on the impact of technology in our industry. With over 20 years of experience in the international events industry, Sandy is the co-founder and CMO of AllSeated, a collaborative network for planning events that offers tools including floorplans, 3D view, Guest List, RSVP, Seating, Timelines, Mobile Check-In and more. The pace of the Era of Digital Transformation is faster than most... Continue reading »

Selling Your Venue to Millennials

The wedding industry as we know it today has transformed in leaps and bounds within the past several decades. From traditionalist details to one-of-a-kind designs, the shift between Generations X and Y (and soon Z) has played a major role in the changes that we continue to see in the market.  When planning events, millennials don’t want the same styles that they see at their friends’ celebrations; instead, they are looking for innovation and forward-thinking ideas.... Continue reading »

How to Sell Your Venue

The face of modern marketing has changed. Digital marketing tools have become affordable, and some are even free. As easy as developing the digital version of a brand is, however, the standards are still high and the competition is fierce. Every trick and tool available you is equally as accessible to your competition, so execution is critical. The elements below will help you increase sales and hone a message for your prospects that is loud and clear. Your unico... Continue reading »

25 Event Industry Blogs to Follow. Worldwide.

As we have said before, event professionals have many ways to keep up with the latest trends and best practices. There are associations which provide education and networking opportunities, podcasts to listen to on the go, and live events designed for event pros. And of course, there are also blogs. We've previously showcased 20 Best Event Industry Blogs to Followand 11 More of the Best Event Industry Blogs to Follow. When our own G2Blog was named one of the Top ... Continue reading »

7 Smart Ways to Stay Organized While Wedding Planning

Design your seating chart online. Deciding where everyone is going to sit can be overwhelming, especially when planning a large wedding. Ms. Meeks says one way to simplify the process is by creating a seating plan online, such as on All Seated. The website offers a free seating-arrangement tool that lets you choose from a wide range of table arrangements, or upload a customized floor plan. In addition to assigning seats, the site lets you log each guest’s meal info... Continue reading »

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