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Pandemic Positives? Event Venues Pivot for Public Good
 
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Convention centres have been hit hard by COVID-19, with many still seeing staff layoffs and rising budget deficits nine months into the pandemic. Although a coronavirus vaccine is on the way, there’s still a long road ahead as it may be summer or even longer until the vaccine is available to everyone and large-scale events are allowed to resume. In the meantime, venues are repurposing their spaces for unconventional uses — some to generate much-needed revenue and others for the public good. Read More.
 
 
 
 
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Providing shelter in a time of crisis
 

2020 has proven challenging for every Canadian, particularly for those who were vulnerable before the pandemic hit. Recognizing this, the Municipality of Chatham-Kent leveraged its local resources and partnerships to provide relief to community members who did not have a safe space to call home. Read More.

 
 
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Energizing Events at Palais des congrès de Montréal
 
Engaged audiences drive successful events. And while flashy technologies and compelling content put people in the seats, adding health and wellness breaks are an easy and effective way of keeping them alert and involved. Read More.
 
 
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5 reasons to put Sudbury on your event radar
 

There’s a reason meeting and event planners are turning their attention to Ontario’s north. Many, in fact. With a wide range of venues, ample indoor and outdoor entertainment, and a rich culinary scene, the City of Greater Sudbury offers plenty of incentives for groups to meet closer to home. Read More.

 
 
 
 
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10 Ways to Improve Your Nonverbal Communication during a Virtual Meeting
 
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At the start of the pandemic, businesses rushed to move their in-person meetings and events online. The transition was so abrupt that many organizations did so without understanding, acknowledging or discussing the importance of virtual meeting etiquette and nonverbal communication. From controlling your facial expressions to managing your body language, there’s a lot to consider. Here are 10 tips to help you impress your next audience and keep them engaged the whole way through. Read More.
 
 
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