Event Planning
October 20, 2014

Disaster Kits 101: Don’t tempt fate. Be prepared for what any event may throw your way!

Disaster Kits. A term used by our founder and president Dusty Rhodes for an at-the-ready supply of items that will hopefully solve any impending disaster at an event. (BTW, it’s not “if” a possible disaster…
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In the News
September 26, 2014

In the News: Women Up: Dusty Rhodes of Conventures

From Boston Business Journal – Where do you turn when you need advice or guidance? I run things by my colleagues. We have a very open and fluid communications approach so if there’s something I’m not…
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July 2, 2014

Zoom through the Tufts 10K race course in just 2 minutes

Okay, so we're a bit addicted to time-lapse videos, but they're fun to create and a great way to introduce people to an event or service. Our latest navigates viewers along the race course of…
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Public Relations
June 16, 2014

Don’t forget to “think local” with your PR clients

After fifteen years as a community journalist, I am admittedly very partial to local papers, blogs and cable stations. Now that I’m on the “other side” in public relations and marketing, I’ve brought that local…
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ConventuresEvent PlanningInternships
June 5, 2014

Are you turning your interns into employees?

Are you turning your interns into staff members? Or are you showing them all the door once the internship is over? A valuable starting point for an assessment of any company’s internship program may be…
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May 27, 2014

3 days work in 1 minute: Cirque du Soleil sets up across from our offices

We keep trying to up our time-lapse game with our new GoPro camera. The challenge is often finding something dramatic and easily accessible to shoot. This past week, we lucked out on both accounts as…
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April 22, 2014

Consider creating a time-lapse video of your next event

We're experimenting with different ways to capture the events that we help produce at Conventures. This past Friday, we used a GoPro Hero 3 camera to create a time-lapse video of the fun and frenzy…
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ConventuresGraphic Design
April 8, 2014

When was the last time you really looked at your logo? Might be time for a redesign.

Redesigning your company, organization or event’s logo is never an easy decision. It’s a long process of not just creating and testing a new logo, but also updating your brand standards and implementing a long…
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April 8, 2014

Welcome to Conventures 2014: A new look and new ways to connect

Our most cherished conversations here at Conventures are face-to-face. We sit with our clients to listen, brainstorm and plan. Nothing will ever replace the responsibility and the joy we feel in having those discussions directly,…
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