Articles tagged “cvent”

Cvent Layoffs Underway

Cvent Layoffs Underway

EventMB

Cvent, one of the largest event technology companies, is reportedly laying off some of its workforce. Cvent began laying off an undetermined number of workers on Thursday, multiple sources told EventMB.

7 days ago

Cvent Group Bookings Down Even Before Potential Coronavirus Impact

Cvent Group Bookings Down Even Before Potential Coronavirus Impact

Lauren Ward, Skift

A predicted dip in group bookings is making hotels more aggressive on bookings, with future uncertainty compounded by coronavirus and the 2020 election.

4 months ago

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New Insights Deck: Decoding Intelligent Sales – The Key to Winning Group Business in 2020

New Insights Deck: Decoding Intelligent Sales – The Key to Winning Group Business in 2020

Cvent + Skift

Group business is crucial to a hotel’s revenue strategy. But growing group business is challenging and complex. In this insights deck, we examine how an intelligent sales strategy can help hotels make the most of the growth opportunities and win more meetings business in 2020.

5 months ago

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New Report: How Group Business Can Infuse Stability Into Hotel Revenue Management

New Report: How Group Business Can Infuse Stability Into Hotel Revenue Management

Cvent + Skift

In today’s uber-competitive group business space, technology can be a key differentiator. But to leverage the benefits that technology —and particularly data — provides, hotels must understand what capabilities and features they should acquire.

6 months ago

Corporate Group Booking Faces a Difficult Future Starting Mid-2020: Cvent Research

Corporate Group Booking Faces a Difficult Future Starting Mid-2020: Cvent Research

Isaac Carey, Skift

The decline in group bookings is already being felt by some hotels, something that may stretch throughout next year.

7 months ago

The Chinese Tour Group Is Alive and Well — in Europe: Ctrip Data

The Chinese Tour Group Is Alive and Well — in Europe: Ctrip Data

Richard Whiddington, Jing Travel

Chinese group tours are holding steady in the European market. What's most notable, however, is the accelerated growth of smaller, customized private tours within this category.

8 months ago

Finding the Right Venue Still Plagues Meeting Planners Despite Digital Tools

Finding the Right Venue Still Plagues Meeting Planners Despite Digital Tools

Andrew Sheivachman, Skift

Most planners still have a hard time sourcing and booking the right venue for an event. High costs and rude salespeople are only a couple of the obstacles they face despite new technology aimed to help ease the process.

9 months ago

Corporate Group Bookings Decline for 2020: Cvent Data

Corporate Group Bookings Decline for 2020: Cvent Data

Isaac Carey, Skift

This report is worrying, especially since other industry players are starting to say the same thing.

10 months ago

The Era of Ignoring Simple Meetings Is Over

The Era of Ignoring Simple Meetings Is Over

Isaac Carey, Skift

Beyond savings, companies can get rich data from tracking these meetings, which is key for improving their events going forward.

10 months ago

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New eBook: The Comprehensive Guide to Generating More Meeting and Event Leads

New eBook: The Comprehensive Guide to Generating More Meeting and Event Leads

Social Tables + Skift

Event venues aiming to generate more meetings and events business need to step up their digital marketing game and leverage new technologies that help them boost their visibility.

10 months ago

Is the Events Industry Finally Ready for Instant Booking?

Is the Events Industry Finally Ready for Instant Booking?

Isaac Carey, Skift

This isn't the industry's first attempt to change the booking system. So what makes this time any different?

10 months ago

Cvent Struggles to Streamline Its Thousands of Tech Features

Cvent Struggles to Streamline Its Thousands of Tech Features

Isaac Carey, Skift

Cvent continues to stay on the forefront of new digital technology for meetings and events, but it still faces difficulties in user experience. At Cvent Connect last week, the company spoke about how it can use its new features to improve usability, as well as more long-term plans to get at the heart of the issue.

11 months ago