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Event trends to look for this summer

The event world is moving, shifting, growing and backstepping every season. This post will highlight a few things to think about while planning your summer event.  During recent trips to Texas and Arizona, we saw that conference season is in full swing, with many going on in the same conference centers and hotels. Read below […]

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Professionalism in the Digital Age

     Professionalism has changed drastically over the years.  It used to mean looking the part- suit and tie and you were ready to fly!  But now that standard means very little and other pieces of the puzzle have become more important.  Even more so, as companies become virtual and teams distributed, a holistic approach to […]

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Event Tech and Engaged Attendees

     Microsoft found that since the year 2000 (or about when the mobile revolution began) the average attention span dropped from 12 seconds to 8 seconds. This brings up the question of whether events apps, but more specifically engagement tools, are needed a your event.  For us at 2Shoes, we feel that with the […]

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Organization is Key for a Speaker

Being asked to speak for an event can be a bit nerve-racking. What happens if I show up with my laptop and it dies on me mid-presentation? What if my slides have audio and the speakers don’t work? What if they are using outdated software that doesn’t support my files/presentation? These thoughts can go through […]

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Problems We Face as Event Coordinators

Today we are going to talk about some issues event coordinators have. We all know that anything that can go wrong, will go wrong! Using 2Shoes can help keep problems down to a minimum and events running smoothly. Below are the problems and solutions we frequently encounter. Lost or low supply of documents, scattered information, […]

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Don’t be Afraid to Ask

At 2Shoes we are all about asking questions, as it’s the fundamental building block of our company. And as continuing education and professional development event organizers you may be encouraging your attendees to ask questions but, there comes a time where you need to ask, too. We talked about the importance of surveys in the […]

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How can we provide new employees comfort?

Employee training is something that happens at every organization, big and small. The employee training I want to talk about in this post is large corporate training. Large Corporations onboard anywhere from tens to hundreds and thousands of employees at a time causing some confused employees and leaving Human Resources (or whomever runs the training) […]

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Give attendees a voice in event content

At 2Shoes we are constantly learning about and looking for ways to make events better. During a call last week with a customer I learned that some of our customers are using 2Shoes to not only gather questions during the presentation but also gathering questions and ideas ahead of time to help determine the content […]

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How the 2Shoes Event App is Being Used

First of all, Happy New Year! This time of year is always an exciting time filled with resolutions, opportunities, and the chance to start fresh. We’re beyond stoked here at 2Shoes for the upcoming year!   This time of year is also a great time for reflection and today I want to do just that. […]

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