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Aug42017

Why Redesigning Your Website is a Good Idea

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|Suppliers|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

For much of your audience, their first interaction with you is your website. You can see the necessity, then, of an easy-to-use website that’s clean and appealing. Technology is changing every day, which means things can get obsolete fast. It’s important to stay on top, which means updating your website. This doesn’t mean doing a […]

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Aug42017

Staying Prepared

BY rcmaweb|Tips for Planners|LEAVE A COMMENT

We all know it—big or small, emergencies happen. That’s why, when planning your event, it’s important to have an emergency plan in place. This will make you breathe a little easier and ensure that, no matter the issue, you can conquer anything. Your plan should identify potential emergency conditions and what procedures will be followed […]

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Aug42017

Aspire Lexington Is Here!

BY rcmaweb|Conferences|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

In just a few short days, dozens of faith-based event planners will gather in Lexington, Ky., for the 2017 Aspire Regional Conference. These conferences began five years ago with the intent of providing another connecting point for planners and suppliers in an intimate, regional setting. Intentionally small, these gatherings have ranged in size from 60–100 attendees […]

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Aug42017

A Time for Joy and Reflection

BY rcmaweb|RCMA News|LEAVE A COMMENT

Forty years ago, Anne Ratterman joined the meetings and events industry as a sales assistant at the Hyatt Regency Louisville in Kentucky. Aside from a 10-year stint as a funeral director for her family business, she never left. That is, until her retirement on June 9. “I have met so many wonderful people and have […]

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