Be a thought leader in your industry. Grip has partnered with Smartup to bring you content from event industry leaders.Smartup is a knowledge creation, peer-to-peer microlearning and sharing platform. Create valuable content for your community and be recognised as an industry leader.Once you sign up to the Grip’s #EventProf community, you will receive an exclusive invite to enter our Smartup community, when it is ready. From there you will be able to read content from other event professionals and create content about your event.
Connect with Key Influencers In the Event Industry
Connect with key influencers and make valuable connections in the event industry. It’s important to remember that networking does not finish within the Grip #EventProf community; it’s useful to send a follow-up message, meet up for lunch or drinks, and connect on Twitter or LinkedIn. Integrating social media into your networking strategy will take you to the next level of communication.
Keep up to Date with the Latest Event Trends
Stay current on trends in your industry and target market. By communicating with industry experts, attending networking events hosted by your industry members, or associations, you can gain insights into current and future trends, industry challenges and potential solutions. This knowledge can easily give you an advantage over the competition.
Build Relationships and Socialize - #EventProfs
The best part about Grip’s #EventProf community is that like-minded individuals are all together in one community. You can now connect with like-minded event professionals from the comfort of your own home. If your goal is to meet contacts in your industry, then you should most certainly be using Grip. The Grip App allows you to connect with the influencers in your industry.
Increase Your visibility Within the Event Industry
Increase your visibility. Networking is more than just personal promotion and getting more contacts. It’s really about expanding on your existing network of friends and acquaintances and leveraging on their networks. In meetings, be sure your message is conveyed in 30 seconds or less, including what your current challenges are, so you can connect easily to like-minded professionals and share tips.