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Seven Books Every Event Manager Should Read to Advance Their Career

Published on Sep 18, 2017


"If you only read the books that everybody else is reading, you can only think what everyone else is thinking," said author Haruki Murakami.

We’re a bit of a nerdy, book-loving set here at Hubb....

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Hubb's Guide to Work-Life Balance

Published on Aug 28, 2017

Here's a crazy stat: event coordinator is the 5th most stressful job in America, behind enlisted military personnel, firefighter, airline pilot, and police officer. Four jobs that are...

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11 Essential Blogs for Event Profs To Read

Published on May 18, 2017

Technology, as we've long argued, has revolutionized the job of event management. One of our favorite changes is the explosion of high quality content for event managers. Not long ago, staying on...

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The Part-Time Event Manager

Published on May 11, 2017


An event manager friend was venting to me recently about her job: "I don't have TIME to do everything! I manage our annual user conference on top of my day-to-day work. The conference itself is...

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12 Essential LinkedIn Groups for Event Professionals

Published on Apr 13, 2017

There is a secret organization savvy event profs join that gives them a leg up on the competition. No, not the Freemasons, Illuminati, or the Stonecutters. We're talking about LinkedIn Groups.

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How Event Managers Can Recover After An Event

Published on Mar 29, 2017

The event is over.



It's been a journey. You've spent the last few months alternating between exhilaration and anxiety on what feels like a minute-to-minute basis. It’s a good...

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Be an Entrepreneur and #BeBoldForChange

Published on Mar 08, 2017

International Women's Day, and closing the gender gap, is a cause we strongly stand behind at Hubb. We’re a women-run company (hi there!) and I'm very proud that our Director of Marketing, Finance...

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12 Essential #eventprofs To Follow On Twitter

Published on Mar 01, 2017

We love Twitter. In our opinion, no other social platform can match the depth and volume of knowledge being shared. It's where we go when we want to stay up-to-date with the events industry. It's...

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How to Take Care of Yourself When Managing Events

Published on Feb 27, 2017

Once, in the chaotic final days before a major event, I was so stressed out that I went to the Walgreens next door and took my blood pressure. It recommended I go to the hospital. Instead I...

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Time Management Tips for Event Planners

Published on Feb 13, 2017


If you’re anything like me, you have an embarrassing story about work intruding on your personal life. I once missed a lunch I’d agreed to host at my daughter’s elementary school; she has only...

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