8 Must Haves for your Online Registration Solution

Online registration has been a part of meetings since the 1990’s. However, Online registration systems have greatly evolved in the short ~15-20 years of their existence. Below are 8 Must have features for Registration systems: Create your Own EventRegistration Systems are often used by planners on a recurring basis. Having the ability to build your own event on the system is effective both for the planner and software provider. Quick and easy wizards and forms can allow planners to set up their own events. Survey ModuleMany registration systems now include survey capabilities for both pre and post event surveys. Attendee … Continue reading

Meeting in Montreal-unique city, unique venues, unique events.

As many Canadians already know, Montreal has something the rest of Canada can’t quite put their finger on. There’s a buzz, energy but it is distinct and cosmopolitan. Montreal makes a great spot for your meeting or event. Montreal is filled with an array of world class festivals, including Jazz, Comedy, Dance, Film and Music. Arguably, the top summer events in Montreal would include: Montreal International Jazz Festival Just for Laughs Montreal Grand Prix Osheaga Music and Arts Festival L’International des Feux Loto-Quebec While festivals and city-wide events can make for a great backdrop for your conference, Montreal itself, with … Continue reading

Networking 101

How to build long term connections through networking When attending job fairs, trade events, conferences or even luncheons there are many opportunities to network with other s. Before attending any networking event it is best to have what many refer to as an elevator speech ready before attending a networking event. An elevator speech is a few sentences about yourself and your work that is no longer than an elevator ride. This keeps it short and sweet to not bore whoever you are speaking to and to get across only important information. Networking begins when you first step into the … Continue reading

Why Use Snap Up Tickets?

With many options available for online event registration it can be difficult to decide what which to use. Snap Up Tickets makes it easy to decide by offering easy to use tools, customization options and the lowest rate available. This web based application is free for free events and only 99 cents per ticket when using your own merchant account. No percentage of ticket value, only 99 cents per ticket! For any event you’re planning: conferences, musical, community fundraiser or social events, Snap Up Tickets lets the user create, manage and share with ease. Create your own customized profile with … Continue reading

Planning a Successful Fundraiser

Fundraising events can be a very helpful tool to increase your fundraising efforts. Whether it is a sport, business or charity fundraiser, obtaining donations can be difficult and time consuming. Creating an event and having all your supporters in one place is a great way to raise money while having fun at the same time. Where to start? Here are some helpful guidelines to host a successful fundraising event: Planning Planning ahead is important factor towards a successful fundraiser. What is your cause? Define it and create goals for how much you would like to fundraise. Choose a date, theme, … Continue reading