How to Jazz Up Holiday Networking Events

Christmas & Holiday Party Tips

Jazz it up

‘Tis the season to mix and mingle! If you’re organizing a holiday networking event, make it a memorable occasion by adding a few personalized touches. After all, you don’t want bored employees burying their attention in their smartphones or ducking out early. Set up a raffle. As each person arrives for the party, hand them a raffle ticket. Show them…

The 2015 Office Christmas Party Checklist

Christmas & Holiday Party Tips

Christmas Party

It’s pumpkin spice-everything season, and you know what that means? The holidays are just around the corner. So, it’s time to start making plans for the coolest office Christmas party yet. Dig out the favorite caterer’s phone number and set a date. It’s almost time to party! The Basic Party Plans Before you get too far into making plans, you…

8 Free Halloween Fonts Perfect for Invitations & Flyers

Designing Your Invitation

8 Free Halloween Fonts Perfect for Invitaitions

Halloween fonts come in all shapes and sizes, and while most have one thing in common: spooky style, not all have another really important thing: readability. There’s nothing worse than designing a flyer, invitation or banner to find out that your recipients can barely read it. That’s why we’ve browsed and selected a few fonts that pass the Halloween test. Below…

How to Promote a Charity Golf Tournament on a Budget

Event Planning Tips


There’s no doubt nonprofit organizations must undergo quite a bit of work to organize a successful golf tournament, however the results can be tremendous, especially when the event is properly promoted. Promoting a charity golf tournament can be an expensive task. Advertising and marketing efforts can quickly dry up the funds a foundation has available. These tips can help a nonprofit…

How to Have a Successful School Fundraiser

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas

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Each year, students look forward to game nights at the school and chances to win prizes when selling items like candy bars and wrapping paper. These school fundraisers not only provide extra cash for school programs, they also create entertainment and teachable moments for the kids. So, let’s make sure the next fundraiser is a huge success for everyone. Plan…

5 Ways to Spice Up Your Family Reunion this Summer

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas

Water Sport - Family Reunion

“Family is the most important thing in the world.” Family plays an instrumental role in every person’s life, and gathering all of your kids, cousins, aunts, uncles, siblings, and grandparents together for an annual family reunion will create a treasured tradition for years to come. Certainly you can host a simple picnic or BBQ for your family reunion. However, starting…

How to Get More Sponsors for Your Charity Golf Tournament

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas

Golf Sponsors

In a Constant Contact blog post from 2012, author Ryan Mahoney states that sponsors “are one of the foundational elements of your event because they add things that can draw people.” We agree. If you’re planning a charity gold tournament, you need sponsors to give their support. Rather than scratching your head wondering how to get sponsors for a golf tournament,…

Oh The Places Your Grad Will Go…

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas

Oh the places your grad will go. This wonderful book is a common and thoughtful gift for graduates. It easily connects the start of your grad’s education with the next stepping stone- succeeding in the real world after high school or college. If you have a graduate that you’re honoring, include a famous quote from this classic Dr. Seuss book in…

Fun Graduation Party Ideas to Keep You Top of Class

Seasonal & Special Events Ideas


Graduation from high school or college is a monumental achievement that deserves to be celebrated in style! From invitations to decorations, we have a few fun graduation party ideas and tips that will help make the day extra memorable. Use Creative and Exciting Invitations There is no better way to reach out to friends and family and set the tone…

5 New & Bright Themed Work Celebrations

Event Planning Tips

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Everyone expects a Christmas or New Year’s party. While holiday parties are fun, it can be even more fun (and effective) to have unexpected and off-season themed work celebrations. For most adults, the office is where they spend a huge portion of their life. Interacting with the same people in the same environment day after day can cause even the…