Friday Funnies for Event Managers – Episode 5

Episode 5 already? These Friday Funnies are definitely the most fun to put together of anything we do. When I realise my event is not going to cover its costs, I’m like: When someone congratulates me from the audience for an awesome event, I’m like: When asked what the delegates got up to on t...


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Why McDonald’s burger advertising doesn’t match the product (Infographic and Video)

McDonald’s recently released a video showing how they photograph their food for an advertising campaign. Featuring a “food stylist” and a photographer, it shows how a burger is crafted from scratch. Watching it reminded me a little of an infographic we crafted a little while ago, where we compared a series of fast food items...


Friday Funnies for Event Managers – Episode 4

Another week, another Friday Funnies episode for you! Hope you enjoy. When I need to get through a packed event crowd to get to the toilet, I’m like: When I totally nail my keynote speech, I’m like: When the last talk has finished and it’s finally time for lunch, Im like:...


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What A Startup Founder Should Be Able To Do – An Infographic

What kind of skills does a startup founder need? Check out our infographic below for our thoughts, with apologies to Robert A. Heinlein for paraphrasing his marvelous quote. Embed This Infographic: <a title=”A Startup Founder Should be Able To…” href=”http://www.attendly.com/what-a-startup-founder-should-be-able-to-do-an-infographic/‎”><img title=”A Startup Founder Should be Able To…” src=”http://www.attendly.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/06/Attendly-Infographic-v2.png” width=”600″ height=”2615″ alt=”A Startup Founder Should b...


Content Marketing for Startup Founders – How to Take Over the World

I delivered a talk last night at the WeTeachMe speed teaching event in Melbourne Australia. It was great fun, and was the first time I trialled the slide deck below. Feel free to shoot me any questions you may have about the content on twitter. Content Marketing for Startup Founders – How to Take Over...


Friday Funnies for Event Managers and Planners – Episode 3

Welcome to episode 3 of Friday Funnies! Yet again we have combed the web for the best reaction gifs to bring them to you. When the multimedia system at my event stops working, I’m like: When a VIP makes yet another special request for the event I’m planning, I’m like: When the event I planned...


How to manage the email overload of an event planner – we have the solution!

It’s possible that email is the worst invention ever. Worse even than Sauna Pants. Although at $29.99, I’m kind of tempted?   Sorry got distracted there – we were talking about email yes? Time sucking, unimportant nonsense clutters up our inboxes on a daily basis. Hours and hours are spent dealing with a steady influx...


Reaching thought leaders through content marketing – Whiteboard Wednesday Episode 1

Everyone who launches a new business, whether it’s a web development consultancy or an event management group, is looking for ways to reach their customer base quickly, cheaply and at scale. Content marketing is fantastic for this, and we are big fans of it here at Attendly. In this the first episode of “Whiteboard Wednesday”,...



Friday Funnies For Event Managers – Episode 2

Welcome to episode 2 of Friday funnies – our favourite GIF’s that we have spotted in our travels through the Interwebz. Please show us some sharing love if you like this post! When I overhear a random member of the public talking about my event, I’m like: When someone who is prominent on Twitter retweets...