Events http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/events The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Events en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT 5 Essential Tips on How to Get the Most Out of Conferences Conferences can be either extremely boring or extremely useful. Here are a few tips on making the most of your time at these events. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235376 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235376 Jake Gibson Conferences can be either extremely boring or extremely useful. Here are a few tips on making the most of your time at these events. No Longer Hawkers, Modern Street Teams Can Help Build Your Online Presence There's nothing like a real live person to greet and assist customers upon arrival to your location. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235441 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235441 Micah Johnson There's nothing like a real live person to greet and assist customers upon arrival to your location. Smoke and Mirrors: Why We Aren't Seeing More Digital Zombies Like Michael Jackson The King of Pop's digitized performance at the Billboard Music Awards gave the world a glimpse into a captivating technology that faces serious hurdles, inside and out. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:23:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235142 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235142 Kim Lachance Shandrow The King of Pop's digitized performance at the Billboard Music Awards gave the world a glimpse into a captivating technology that faces serious hurdles, inside and out. Best Practices for Businesses Using Facebook Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts. Wed, 04 Jun 2014 18:18:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234532 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/234532 Geoff Weiss Have a Facebook page but don't know what to do with it? Here are some tips from business owners who rely predominately on the social network to fuel their marketing efforts. Find Your Event-Planning Niche Specializing on just one target market -- corporate or social events -- then narrowing your focus within that market will help you become the event planner everyone seeks out. Fri, 16 May 2014 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233688 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233688 Entrepreneur Bookstore Specializing on just one target market -- corporate or social events -- then narrowing your focus within that market will help you become the event planner everyone seeks out. The Event Planning Recipe for Success Here are some key tips to help you learn from the mistakes of others and make your event planning business a success. Wed, 14 May 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233686 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233686 Entrepreneur Bookstore Here are some key tips to help you learn from the mistakes of others and make your event planning business a success. Why Vendors Can Make or Break Your Event Here's how to find the best vendors for your needs and negotiate with them to get the best prices. Tue, 13 May 2014 15:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233685 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233685 Entrepreneur Bookstore Here's how to find the best vendors for your needs and negotiate with them to get the best prices. National Small Business Week: Events to Watch For in Your Region As National Small Business Week kicks off today, here are some exciting events, opportunities and resources to look out for. Mon, 12 May 2014 17:07:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233803 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233803 Geoff Weiss As National Small Business Week kicks off today, here are some exciting events, opportunities and resources to look out for. The Price is Right: Turning a Profit in the Event Planning Business Learn how to set prices that are high enough to keep your profitable but not high enough to scare away prospective customers. Mon, 12 May 2014 16:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233684 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/233684 Entrepreneur Bookstore Learn how to set prices that are high enough to keep your profitable but not high enough to scare away prospective customers. SXSW Stats That Might Surprise You (Infographic) New numbers give insight into everything from the best times to tweet to how to get the most guests for your after-parties. Fri, 28 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232613 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232613 Linda Lacina New numbers give insight into everything from the best times to tweet to how to get the most guests for your after-parties. In New Orleans, 'Tis the Season for Startups With New Orleans Entrepreneur Week underway, the event's co-founder discusses the state of small business in the Big Easy. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232360 Jason Fell With New Orleans Entrepreneur Week underway, the event's co-founder discusses the state of small business in the Big Easy. Google Glass, Hoodies and Rompers: The Relaxed Style of SXSW We snapped entrepreneurs' down-to-earth style at the Austin conference. Fri, 21 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/232202 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/232202 Erica Bell and Katie Finnegan We snapped entrepreneurs' down-to-earth style at the Austin conference. How to Create a Live Event That Spurs Social Buzz Leveraging a gathering in the physical world can have a ripple effect in the digital realm. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232230 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232230 Gabrey Means and Cassie Hughes Leveraging a gathering in the physical world can have a ripple effect in the digital realm. Beyond Free Drinks: Clever Marketing Lessons From SXSW Get remembered at huge events by solving people’s problems. Mon, 10 Mar 2014 18:09:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232076 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232076 Linda Lacina Get remembered at huge events by solving people’s problems. You Know You're a SXSW Attendee When... Attendees at this Austin conference aren't like any other. Sat, 08 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231927 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231927 Bryan Keplesky Attendees at this Austin conference aren't like any other. For SXSW, Courtyard By Marriott Creates Mini Guestrooms With Millennials in Mind Marriott is betting these 'pods', which can be booked in 30-minute increments, will help far-flung attendees cope during the crush of SXSW festival. Fri, 07 Mar 2014 14:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231996 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231996 Linda Lacina Marriott is betting these 'pods', which can be booked in 30-minute increments, will help far-flung attendees cope during the crush of SXSW festival. Great Ways to Network at SXSW Events help attendees get acquainted with Austin and each other. Thu, 06 Mar 2014 15:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231758 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231758 Rebekah Epstein Events help attendees get acquainted with Austin and each other. The Inventor's Guide to Trade Shows: 10 Must-Know Secrets Going to trade shows provides an opportunity to scope out the competition, get inspired and land deals. Here is how to best utilize your time at these events. Fri, 28 Feb 2014 02:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231828 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231828 Christopher Hawker Going to trade shows provides an opportunity to scope out the competition, get inspired and land deals. Here is how to best utilize your time at these events. Going to SXSW? Here's Your Survival Guide. Fourteen things you need to know now if you're headed to the big event in Austin, Texas. Mon, 24 Feb 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231604 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/231604 Alyson Shontell Fourteen things you need to know now if you're headed to the big event in Austin, Texas. 25 Ways to Make Your First Online Sale Don’t let the simple concept of a first sale mislead you. Obtaining that first customer can sometimes be a long, arduous battle. Here's how. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 12:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231589 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231589 Mark Hayes Don’t let the simple concept of a first sale mislead you. Obtaining that first customer can sometimes be a long, arduous battle. Here's how.