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One Month (or Two Million Seconds)

One Month (or Two Million Seconds)

It’s amazing how much a person’s life can change over the course of one month, which is about how long I’ve been at The Event Lounge. But, let’s get real here; a person’s life can change drastically in just a matter of a few seconds.

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Meet Our New Operations Manager, Lindsey!

Meet Our New Operations Manager, Lindsey!

We asked Lindsey to tell us a little more about herself and where she came from and here is what she told us!

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Team Building Talk with Alison

Team Building Talk with Alison

By: Kristy Goode, Marketing Coordinator HOW LONG HAS TEL OFFERED TEAM BUILDING ACTIVITIES AS A SERVICE? Alison: We started doing team building activities about 5 years ago. The first one we did was for MPI as a team building activity for the Dallas Chapter at one of their networking events. Several clients saw that and reached […]

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Q+A with No Kid Hungry’s Dine Out Director

Q+A with No Kid Hungry’s Dine Out Director

SIP chatted with Dine Out Director, Diana Hovey about her thoughts on the 2015 Inaugural SIP Event and what it’s doing for No Kid Hungry. Diana has been a tremendous help as well as incredibly supportive of all SIP’s charitable efforts. It has been such a pleasure getting to know her! Diana will be attending […]

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THE SIP STORY

THE SIP STORY

Written By: Kristy Goode Here at The Event Lounge, we have always worked with the thought of wanting to be purposeful in what we do. Meaning, we think it’s so important to work for the greater good of others. What would our jobs mean if we didn’t use our talents to help others in need? […]

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The Power of Pinterest

The Power of Pinterest

By: Kristy Goode, Marketing Coordinator Pinterest currently has roughly 47 million users and while you might find that the majority of those users are mommy bloggers, fashion bloggers, women between the ages 18-45, and online shop owners looking to increase their business, you would be surprised to find Pinterest is one of our most powerful […]

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The Business of Being Kind

The Business of Being Kind

By: Kristy Goode, Marketing Coordinator at The Event Lounge When it comes to business, whether you’re an employee, partner or CEO, and whether you work at McDonalds flipping burgers or own a Fortune 500 company, you are always being pulled in a number of directions and what can sometimes feel like, all at once. When […]

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Work Hard, Play Harder

Work Hard, Play Harder

By: Adrienne Bommarito, National Account Manager Yesterday was my half birthday. I know what you’re thinking. Who cares? Trust me, I don’t care about my half birthday, but it was my FIRST half birthday in my 30’s, meaning in six months I will turn 31. It got me thinking: where have the past 6 months […]

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A Quest for Attendee Interaction

A Quest for Attendee Interaction

Scavenger Hunts.  You remember the idea right?  But wow, have they evolved! No longer is a scavenger hunt only a fun activity for kids – It has become a useful tool to accomplish some of the key objectives at any hotel conference! By mixing traditional methods, unexpected twists, and technological components, you can create a […]

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Effective Onboarding Boosts Employee Retention

Effective Onboarding Boosts Employee Retention

Collaboration: | Adrienne Bommarito, National Account Manager for The Event Lounge | Jolene Risch, Risch Results When you walk into a networking event and see someone you know, there’s a sense of comfort and familiarity. That feeling is the same one new employees covet, even from day one on the job. Ensuring new employees feel like […]

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What Shape Are You?

What Shape Are You?

After attending the Core24 Executive Breakfast on Monday, April 13 and listening to Connie Podesta speak about the Personality Shapes Test, I decided to go back to the office and try it out on our team. The Event Lounge is a “Smart Sized” company of six full-time employees. Or to put it bluntly, we office […]

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Give Your Attendees the Best “Swag”

Give Your Attendees the Best “Swag”

Going back to parties in elementary school, everyone has always loved getting a goodie or favor bag at the end of the party. As adults, that still hasn’t changed! Here at The Event Lounge, we like to call it “conference/meeting etiquette”. It is always a must to have your guests/attendees walk away with something special. […]

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Keeping Our Clients Fully Charged

Keeping Our Clients Fully Charged

MAKE YOUR NEXT MEETING EFFICIENT WITH A CRISP, REFRESHING AND RELAXING EXPERIENCE | KEEP YOUR ATTENDEES FULLY CHARGED At The Event Lounge, we strive to give our clients the best experiences at our events. We are constantly trying to come up with new and innovative features & concepts to make our clients feel like guests at their own […]

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Our Fresh New Look w/ North Texas Web Design

Our Fresh New Look w/ North Texas Web Design

The conversation of giving The Event Lounge website a new “facelift” started a few months ago & in talking about the look we were going for, we knew we wanted something “fresh”. We knew we wanted visitors of the website & clients to feel refreshed when seeing it for the first time. Kristy, our marketing gal, came […]

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