Carve Your Own Path

EventMakers has attended many of this years round of Graduation ceremonies and celebrations. ┬áLet us say,many commencement addresses have left us inspired to re-new and begin again! Jeff Bezos, CEO from, had these words to say at Princeton University. "Tomorrow in a very real sense, your life---the life you author from scratch on your…
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The Value of Focus Groups In Event Planning.

In 1980-81, when Steven Spielberg's production team was researching a new story idea about a young, lost "Alien" from another planet, the team suffered the inevitable, unsettling frustrations of bringing a new idea to life. At some point in the creative process, they decided to enlist the support of their potential audience: young children! If…
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Pick-a-Party. Valentines Day “Love Tour” at the Minnesota Zoo

EventMakers creates a monthly "theme" night festivity. We call it "Pick-a-Party." This past month of February we chose to open our hearts to "flirting and wooing" at the Valentines' Day "Love Tour" at the Minnesota Zoo. Animals are remarkably creative when it comes flirting! Liz Rolfsmeiers' (Twin Cities freelance writer) description of this romantic evening…
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