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

Planning Your 2012 Holiday Party

With the holidays quickly approaching planning for parties can be overwhelming. Here are three simple tips that will help you keep on track of your party. Schedule & Plan Your Holiday Party in AdvanceDecide on the type of party you are thinking of having: elegant sit down dinner or perhaps a casual cocktail. Pick a theme for decorations, sometimes small and subtle goes a long way. Small accents on the table will add character to your meal. Send Out In vitations EarlyBe sure to send out your invitation at least three weeks in advance as people’s schedule fills up quickly … Continue reading

Snap Up Tickets Sponsors HOPE Volleyball 2012

This summer Snap Up Tickets sponsored Ottawa’s 2012 HOPE Volleyball Summer Fest. HOPE is the world’s largest beach volleyball tournament organized by volunteers. It is a not-for-profit event that raises funds for community-based charities such as The Canadian Diabetes Association and The Children’s Wish Foundation, amongst many others. Each year, more than 25,000 players and spectators flock to Mooney’s Bay Beach in Ottawa for the greatest summer party in the region. These participants have helped HOPE donate over $3.5 million in support of more than 110 local charities. Snap Up Tickets sponsored the event by providing free online registration. Over the … Continue reading