The BlueCotton Blog

30 January 2018 ~ 0 Comments

What Makes A Great Party? Three Elements Every Amazing Bash Shares In Common


Contrary to what a lot of people might think, event planning professionals do more than run conferences and trade shows. They’re also great for planning parties of all kinds, whether for a musician’s album release, a wedding, a family reunion, or anything in between. That’s not really a huge surprise, of course – hosting a great party requires many of the same skills necessary to run a good conference. […]

29 January 2018 ~ 0 Comments

Five Critical Pieces of Advice For Running A Great Contest


A contest can be an incredible way to promote your business, spread the word about your brand, and engage your audience. Of course, that’s assuming you run it effectively. A poorly-run contest probably won’t get many people interested – and could even damage your brand in the long run. […]

18 December 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Creative Holiday Party Ideas for the Office


Secret Santa Office Party

It’s that time of the year again! The festive season is upon us, and we want everyone to be merry. Employees are going through the last stretch before the holiday break, and for many companies, an office holiday party is a yearly tradition. If you are in charge of planning this year’s event, why not shake it up a bit with these creative party ideas. […]

14 September 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Here’s How You Can Be Better At Managing Your Nonprofit’s Money


Lack of awareness, poor branding, and bad communication can kill a nonprofit very quickly, it’s true. In my experience, however, those aren’t what really puts the nail in the coffin of most charitable organizations that fail. No, that honor goes towards the poor management of funds and resources. […]

31 August 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Five T-Shirt Business Mistakes That Can Kill Your Profits


Starting a T-shirt business isn’t a matter of slapping some designs on some fabric and selling them. If it was that easy, everyone would do it. There are plenty of places one can – and often does – go wrong. […]

30 August 2017 ~ 0 Comments

Five Ways You Can Better Engage With Your Charity’s Donors


There’s a lot of noise on the web. You probably know that just as well as anyone. Every day, you’re bombarded with businesses and brands that want your attention – eventually, you tune out all but the ones that resonate with you the most. […]