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  • Top 5 Tips for Managing a Team On-Site, 24 Apr 2015

    Most events – large or small – require multiple people to pull it together, especially on-site during the event itself. The event planner in charge is…

  • Motherhood & Event Planning Go Hand in Hand, 12 Feb 2015

    A few months ago I had the chance to live the overwhelming experience of becoming a mother. And now I have to learn to become a parent……

  • SMMP in 2015: Time to Evolve, 26 Jan 2015

    SMMP stands for Strategic Meetings Management Program; In other words, ROI (return on investment). Having spent over a decade in the Meetings and Exhibition business, I…

  • Events on the Edge: Tales from New Zealand Part 1, 20 Jan 2015

    New Zealand is about the same geographical size as the United Kingdom but with fewer people — 4.5 million at last count. To put this in…

  • Top 3 Mistakes Event Planners Make, 16 Dec 2014

    Something will go wrong at your next event. It is simply a fact – with so many details, both big and small that need to be…

  • Three Things to Share with Presenters to Help Them Deliver Better Talks, 18 Sep 2014

    I was presenting at similar events before I started organising digital marketing conferences. This gives me an unusual perspective being both a speaker and organiser. Some…

  • Why Meeting Planners and their IT Department Will Become Best Friends, 15 Sep 2014

    This post was adapted from QuickMobile’s latest ebook, Going Mobile: A Planner’s Guide to Enterprise Meetings and Events.  Most large companies have a well-defined technology strategy…

  • How to Host a More Efficient Meeting, 30 Jul 2014

    Embarrassingly simple icebreaker: Raise your hand if you have ever found yourself upset with the inefficiencies and time wasted as a result of a business meeting. If you find your fingers reaching for the ceiling, you’re certainly not alone.