What you may have missed this week on Twitter #3

by Alexis Serneels

This is post is the third on our "what you may have missed on Twitter" serie. You can read or previous week recap here.

This week, we gonna start with the epic fail of a PR company working for the main sponsor of the Brit Awards for pop music: MasterCard. They came up with the idea of directly asking  journalists to tweet about the event with the MasterCard hashtag #PricelessSurprises. They even had prepared tweets prior the event for the journalists to share! The result wasn't what they expected.

How not to invite a journalist at your event. #PricelessSurprises #badbuzz— (@applivetweet) 24 Février 2014

Last Friday, we advised you to follow @EventMB on Twitter because this blog offer quality posts about the event management world. So here they are, once again, in our best of this week on Twitter, with another inspiring article about what you should pay attention to as an event planner.

20 recurrent mistakes to avoid as an event planner: via @EventMB #eventprofs — (@applivetweet) 27 Février 2014

Our next tweet is the point of view of a young event manager, Matthew Paiton, on the situation of interns and volunteers working on events and what these people are looking for in term of experience, responsibility etc. when they get involved in an event organization crew.

Working with volunteers and interns at your event? Here are 5 tips from @mpaiton to make them happy #eventprofs — (@applivetweet) 26 Février 2014

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