As an event planner, you work hard to make your event successful- your registration process should do the same. Even if your event Facebook page is sparking interest and website traffic is increasing, you may be having a hard time converting those virtual visitors into attendees. Fewer registrations, means less money. To make sure your registration process is in tip-top shape, ensure your registration page follows these three guidelines:
Anyone that is the owner of a boutique knows that it is not an easy path. Every day is a new challenge from handling customers to dealing with buyers. Are you looking to know the ins and outs of making your small boutique a success? We have created this quick guide to help you increase every aspect of your business, from customer service to online presence.
Payscape is elbows deep planning the 5th annual Glow on the Green (GONG). So we thought it’d be cool to share our event planning experience with everyone else! Here are 10 tips to planning events of all sizes:
With an increasingly competitive events industry, there is a lot of work that goes into hosting a marathon, summer camp, or charity event. Many event organizers are looking for innovative ways to streamline their workload and grow their event's reputation and overall participant satisfaction. A few major factors currently driving the event management market include the increasing number of smartphone users and the growing adoption of cloud-based solutions in conjunction with the introduction of software geared specifically toward streamlining event management.
Work-life balance may indeed be mythical in the sense that sometimes, you'll have no choice but to put your nose to the grindstone for days at a time. You'll get tired, you'll miss your family, and caffeine will be the only thing keeping you on your feet. Even during your busy season, though, there are things you can do to put a little more balance in your work-life equation.
Think you don’t need an invoicing tool to properly run your business? Think again. According to Credit Union Times, 56% of all bills are paid online by people of varying ages. In fact, younger generations including Millennials and Gen Xers are paying bills online at even higher rates of 61% and 60% respectively. Why is this important?
In the United States, an estimated 39% of invoices are paid past their initial due date. Furthermore, an attempt to collect late payments from your clients can be a daunting task. So even though some business owners feel rude asking; you have to remember that you are always entitled to receive compensation in exchange for the work that you have done - and don’t you forget it! When going through the tedious process of chasing down late payments, I bet this thought has crossed your mind at least a few times: “There has to be a way to make this easier, faster, and less painful!”
Businesses, especially SMBs, are no strangers to change in this ever-evolving fintech world. Millennials and even older generations have adopted online shopping as the norm, making trips to brick and mortar stores less frequent.
Registration for any school, sports league, or camp can be a tedious and costly process. That’s why we’ve created these free registration templates to help save you time and money.
It's a sad and well-known fact that many small businesses are doomed to failure. In fact, according to one estimate, one-third of businesses fail within their first two years. That might be a generous estimate, though. Other statistics have said that up to 80 percent of small businesses fail within the first 18 months. However you look at it, the entrepreneurial lifestyle is not one for folks who are afraid of failure. No one wants to fail, of course, but you have to accept the possibility.