Author Archives: Amanda

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When the IRS Hunts You Down

Okay, so maybe we’re being a bit dramatic but, we don’t know if you’ve heard, our leader Tya Bolton was recently called upon to share a not-so-great story about how, after years of running EBS successfully, she encountered her first IRS snafu and she had to pay… big time. Long story short, the staff at…

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3 Ways to Get Your Event a Sponsor

The EBS team does quite a bit of event planning and coordination so we know a thing or two about working with brands and sponsoring organizations. That said, getting an event a sponsor is harder than most people think. It requires a great deal of finesse, polish, experience and good old-fashioned hard work. We work…

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3 Ways to Improve Your Branding

We’re ecstatic to be preparing for this year’s Branded: The Workshop event. We’ll be there and we want to see you there too! In case you’ve missed the emails and social media posts, the details are as follows: Branded: The Workshop July 19, 2014 10am-6pm Ink48 Hotel in New York City Got it? Good. Be…

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How to Build Strong Teams

If you’re reading this, it means you’re either one of our incredible clients or you’re thinking about becoming one. Those who lead the businesses we serve are exceptional Managers, Executives and Entrepreneurs who have the drive and focus to accomplish pretty much anything. Often, when an individual is so driven and ambitious, the transition from…

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5 Ways to Get the Most From Your Members

One of the aspects of our work here at EBS that we love most is Association Management. You might say we specialize in getting the most from your members with a selection of services that provide everything from a tiny bit to total association management for businesses both local and national. For more details on…

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How To Write Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s)

Here at EBS, we know just how important it is to mind our P’s and Q’s AND our SOP’s! No, that’s not an abbreviation for something inappropriate, we promise. Standard Operating Procedures may be referred to with a number of four-letter words from business owners and managers but, for all, they’re entirely necessary and very…

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Why Hire a Professional Event Planner?

Despite the snow and most of the country feeling paralyzed indoors, the Exceptional Business Solutions team is hard at work planning and facilitating events in and around the Washington D.C. area. From conferences and fashion shows to lunch and learns for local businesses, we are passionate about structuring, publicizing, and executing effective, entertaining, and educational…

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