How Adding “The Why” Supercharges Case Studies

Simon Sinek has one of the most viewed YouTube videos of all time. It’s a TED Talk called, “How Great Leaders Inspire Action.”  In essence, great leaders communicate the “why” of what they do, rather than the “how” or “what,” etc. Simon’s mission has expanded into… learn more >

Do Your Booth Attendees Feel Like They Belong?

“Throughout history, humans have been connected through group experience: hunting together, building together, parenting together … Marketing can make a profound impact when it says ‘yes, you belong,’ bypassing the need for ‘proof.’ ”   Forbes Community Voice – May 2017 This quote was taken from a… learn more >

Does Your In-Booth Demo Make Sense?

“Sensemaking” is the process by which people give meaning to experience. This concept has made the rounds of Information Science for decades, and has been applied to various disciplines, most notably by Karl E. Weik who applied it to “Organizations.”  He defined sensemaking in organizations… learn more >

A Step-by-Step Guide to the Trade Show “Ask”

In a recent Exhibitor Magazine article entitled “Asked & Answered,” John Baker (former SVP and COO of American Express) discussed the power of persuasion and shared his “6-Step Asking Formula” for getting what you want, every time. This formula defined a clear procedure that professionals could… learn more >

How To Do Trade Show Interactive Right

Racing simulators. Game shows. Green screen photos. Vending machines. Augmented or virtual reality. What do all of these things have in common? They’re all examples of interactive in=booth experiences. Interactive experiences can make a small booth mighty and a large booth exhibit magnificent. But too many… learn more >

What Do Today’s Trade Show Attendees Want?

CEIR (The Center for Exhibition Industry Research) recently released their latest “Attendee Retention Insights” Report that analyzes why attendees become loyal visitors to events, and what organizers are doing to motivate attendees to return on a regular basis. Trade show exhibitors may feel that this report… learn more >