Best Practices

SMART Goal Planning

Each year, we all participate in performance review. It can be a difficult task to create goals that are SMART and reflect where we want to be in 2017.

Spotlight on College of Engineering's 2015 Alumni Awards Induction Ceremony

As event planners, we have the opportunity to coordinate a myriad of different events from small to large, and from one-time experiences to annual galas.

My Pleasure - Customer Service for the Event Planner

Certainly, my pleasure

ECN 6th Annual Workshop - Innovative Event Techniques and Ideas

William Fogler, principal and founder of WMEvents, presented his innovative event ideas focusing on five elements: budgets, branding, lighting, timing and shopping.

ECN 6th Annual Workshop - Designing a Successful Event

Event success doesn’t have to be hard; you just have to be consistent and follow a few simple steps.

ECN 6th Annual Workshop - Contract Negotiation: Keys to a Successful Contract

Do you have what it takes to negotiate a contract with a vendor? Do you think that you have to settle for the original proposal when planning a meeting or event?

ECN 6th Annual Workshop - The Gold & White Honors Gala

During the ECN’s 6th Annual Workshop: Designing for Excellence, the Georgia Tech Alumni Association's Kara Petracek, vice president of Events and Campus Relations, and Mora H

Securing the Area: Planning for Advance Security Sweeps

Updated: March 2, 2015

Today's Top Event Trends

One reason I enjoy the events profession is the industry’s constant change.

ECN Strategic Plan update

Last December, we engaged in a process with our colleagues in the Office of Strategic Consulting to develop a strategic plan that will guide us through the next three to five years.


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