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Looking Forward

Do you catch yourself saying, “remember when we used to do this?” or “things are so different now?” Frankly, it’s hard not to consistently think about the days when we could leave the house without a mask on or go into a crowded restaurant and not think anything of...

5 Tips for a Productive Meeting

Whether in-person or virtual, the way you structure your meetings should be well thought out and strategic. In order to maximize your meeting time, your meetings should feature elements of fun, important updates, and accountability. The way you incorporate these three...

5 Events to Help Grow Your Business in 2020

Nobody could have prepared for what we have faced so far in 2020. However, we can choose the way we look at the situation. We could look back on this time and remember fear, panic, and loss, or we could look back and see a time where we stretched new muscles and...

Intern to Intern: Your Voice Is Valuable & Powerful

This blog was written by Katherine Longmuir, Elevate’s Spring 2020 Content Intern.     Words are one of my greatest passions. I often struggle with whether or not I use too many. I know what it is like to question your voice, not just as a writer, but as a...

The Ultimate Online Experience: 3 Actions You Must Take

This blog is in partnership with our friends at Rhyme and Reason Design. Planning a fraternal convention? Check out their marketing expertise here.   The world has shifted from live to virtual events due to social distancing and quarantining. In the midst of...

Episode 41: Lead Over the Internet

  Things have changed for everyone in this new season of life. In this episode, Sean takes time to explain how to lead your team over the internet. Together, we will discover how to still do the work even in this new work environment.   Drop a comment below...

Quarantine Bucket Lists

Ahhh… social distance. The new norm. Are you getting cabin fever yet? Going a little stir crazy working, learning, teaching, and entertaining from home?  We may not know how long this pandemic will last, but we do have control over what we decide to fill our time with...

Five Slack Channels Every Team Needs

  Raise your hand if Slack has become your new best friend at work! ✋   Many of us are using Slack as our primary method of communication now that we work remotely. It serves as a way to keep in contact with our teams and is a great central hub for all...

Flexicution: Adapting your Strategy

  When we use the term flexicution, what do we mean? Simply put, flexicution is the ability to be flexible with our strategy in order to execute a new plan effectively!    As COVID-19 has radically changed the way that we work, flexibility is demanded. ...

Simple and Easy Tips for an Effective Icebreaker

One of the main goals of any event or gathering is for the audience to be engaged, right? Ice breakers provide an effective way to have your crowd interact and have fun before the main session of your event begins. They help us buy into the experience and ease any...

Cancel, Postpone, or Reimagine

Yesterday was a historic day in light of what’s happening in the world. Major sporting tournaments and seasons were suddenly canceled, theme parks closed, races postponed, and lifestyles were altered. The coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting the way that we, as human...

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9 Types of Events to Help Your Business Grow in 2021

2021 is finally here.  With so much change in the past year alone, many organizations are looking to get back on track in this new season, especially when it comes to hosting events with their teams.  And there are A LOT of options to do just that.  The following...

SEC Event Highlight

Last week we had the opportunity to partner with Growing Leaders and the Southeastern Conference in a virtual career fair for 80 student athletes. The three-day event consisted of presentations, games, and group discussions around the idea of pursuing employment...

How To Plan A Virtual Holiday Party

Holiday parties are a great way to round out the year and celebrate your team in a fun and unique way. However, with this year looking so different from most, we’ve heard many companies admit that they won’t be planning a holiday party this year at all. While the...