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5 tips to host a successful hybrid event

Take your industry events to new heights with a hybrid formula. A smaller, in-person event provides a traditional networking experience while a virtual counterpart increases your audience reach and lets your attendees choose where and how they want to participate in your event. In fact, 65% of attendees and 57% of exhibitors believe that events […]

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Successful Recruiting at Trade Shows

Trade shows provide a unique chance to meet and interact with drivers. Being able to have personal interactions with the very people you are pursuing is not something to take for granted. Some, however, still find it difficult to take advantage of the recruiting opportunities these trade shows and events have to offer. Regardless of […]

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National Farm Machinery Show Post-Mortem: Q&A with Andy Wilhelm

Just last month countless farmers and over 860 exhibitors invaded the Kentucky Exposition Center as Louisville, played host to the world’s largest indoor farm show: the National Farm Machinery Show. Cutting-edge industry technology and equipment were on display as well as more than a dozen seminars covering a range of agricultural topics over the course […]

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4 Ways to Achieve Recruiting Success at Trade Shows

The 2017 edition of The Great American Trucking Show (GATS) is rapidly approaching. This year’s event will be taking place at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, Texas from Thursday August 24 to Saturday August 26. With over 500 exhibits, 52,000 industry relevant products, and 65 countries represented, it’s a perfect place to […]

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4 Effective Recruiting Methods You May be Underutilizing

Recruiting truck drivers is a constant struggle. The demand for drivers still outweighs the current supply. Today’s fleet numbers are constantly in flux, almost continuously gaining and losing drivers. To be successful, companies and their recruiting partners must have an effective recruiting strategy. There are many ways to approach recruiting and it’s very easy to […]

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Crafting an Effective Trade Show Plan

With big events like MATS and CONEXPO/CON-AGG just around the corner in March, we thought it’d be a tip-top time for some trade show talk. We have a seasoned, smart, stupendous events team here at Randall-Reilly; here’s an overview of the approach they recommend to ensure trade show success. Unless, of course, your plan is […]

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Broaden Your Horizons (and Audience) with Outside-the-Box Marketing Ideas

Is your marketing stuck in a rut? Do you constantly draw from the same bag of tricks, with predictable results? If you’re keen to expand your audience, and possibly find some new customers, it’s high time to try some outside-the-box techniques. Variety is the spice of life, after all. Let’s mix it up! Go Old […]

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Maximizing Your Event Marketing

Even in our increasingly impersonal world of texts, tweets, Tumblr and tech, people still enjoy human interaction. We are social creatures. Whether in social, academic or business settings, we’re wired with the desire to build relationships and seek out camaraderie. You prefer doing business with people you know and trust, right? Yet with all of […]

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Pre-Show Marketing: A Foundation for Success at GIE+Expo

GIE+EXPO is one of the biggest events for the landscaping and light construction markets. It’s a can’t-miss show. Yet it’s easy to think your booth is enough to see unmitigated success at the event. Unfortunately, that’s just not the case. Even the biggest brands need to highlight their presence at GIE+EXPO. Nobody will assume you’re […]

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5 Ways to Make a Splash with Your Trade Show Booth

If you’re exhibiting at a trade show, you need to create a unique experience for attendees. You need to differentiate yourself from everyone else that is exhibiting, pulling attendees attention towards yourself. And that starts with your booth. This isn’t always easy for smaller companies with smaller budgets. Maybe you’re already stretching your budget to […]