Events

5 Ways to Throw an Epic Post-Lockdown Event

After being cooped up for the best part of eighteen months it’s finally time to celebrate our freedom! Dancing is allowed, bigger gatherings are allowed, and fun is allowed! However, even the most seasoned hosts may be feeling a little rusty so we’ve compiled a list of must-dos for your next event. Whether it’s a work conference, wedding, or sports event – we’ve got you … [Read more...]

Top Tips for Running an Online Event

Since the COVID-19 pandemic hit, many business operators and not-for-profits have had to turn to digital events rather than in-person ones. While this is disappointing for the organizers and for attendees who enjoy on-site offerings, online events do open up attendance for a broader range of participants from anywhere in the world. If you’re looking at running an event … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Planning the Perfect Professional Event … However Complicated it Seems

Business events are a fantastic opportunity for networking and inspiration, but only if everything is well-organized. After all, when the atmosphere is friendly people feel at ease and are more likely to open up and look for interesting conversation partners between presentations or during lunch breaks. However most business events are nothing special. Many are quite boring … [Read more...]

6 Factors to Consider When Planning an Event

Now that life is getting back to “normal” after COVID, many businesses want to start planning their next event. Whether it be an industry conference or a corporate training, business leaders want to get back into the mix of networking and innovation. However, organizing such an endeavour can be an overwhelming task that might make some people avoid it entirely. But the truth … [Read more...]

Is Starting an Event Planning Business in 2021 a Good Idea?

As the world hopes to get back to some semblance of normality in 2021, many people are wondering which industries will thrive in the new world and which will struggle. After so many people lost their jobs in 2020 due to the pandemic, people are searching for new opportunities. Event planning will likely rebound greatly in the wake of the pandemic, but entering this industry is … [Read more...]

How to Find New Clients Through Networking

As a small business owner you probably already use sales and marketing techniques to find new customers, but did you know that you can use networking to create a new source of incoming work? When done consistently, small business networking can help you locate new customers and kickstart relationships that may eventually lead to new customers. Not to mention some of the other … [Read more...]

4 Mistakes Small Business Owners Must Avoid When Hosting an Event

They say mistakes are essential to the growth of every entrepreneur. That being said, there are certain areas of the business where you want to reduce the number of mistakes you and your employees make as much as possible. Marketing is one of those areas. Consistently making mistakes with your marketing strategy and execution is not good, and if you don't right the boat, … [Read more...]

4 Effective Marketing Strategies for Local Businesses

Local businesses depend on effective marketing strategies to attract clients and expand their client base. Here are four marketing strategies you should consider implementing today to increase your business's reach and revenue. Send Out Cards While this marketing strategy may seem old-fashioned, it's one of the most useful forms of communicating with clients and prospects. … [Read more...]

Plan the Perfect Event with the Right Facility

Planning the perfect event means creating a seamless experience for guests and staff alike. Whether you're organizing the wedding of the century or a large-scale community event, securing the right facility can make all the difference between an event to remember and one your guests and clients would rather forget. What Facilities Will I Need? The facility you'll need … [Read more...]