Winter time. The air is crisp and the sun shines bright in the winter sky. Sounds like a perfect time of year. Unless you are a meeting planner. You see Murphy's Law is quite prominent in the meeting planning world. And it seems to rear its ugly head more so in wintertime. Meeting … [Read more...]
Planning an event, no matter the size, is detail oriented work. The posts in this category will assist event planners with tips, guides and resources to help plan and execute the perfect event.
It's such a great sensation getting the call telling you that you've been awarded a piece of business. There's the sense of relief and reward for all your hard work and effort compiling your request for proposal. You knew you had put your best forward and now you've just received … [Read more...]
Event checklists work. Well sort-of. I am definitely a proponent of using an event checklist. In a perfect world every event we plan would end in perfection. From soup to nuts there would be no problems, hiccups or malfunctions. And in the end the client, attendees and planners would … [Read more...]
An eco-friendly event is a planned event that encourages green measures and reduces the waste and excess. And I’m not just talking about the regular going green routine. An eco-friendly event is one that is all about the effect and influence of the event on our planet. An … [Read more...]
So you've selected the venue and booked the caterer for your event. All that's remaining is the music. No biggie, right? You can do that as you get closer to the date, no? Well, not so much. Your music sets the tone for your entire event. If you don't show your event … [Read more...]