Running a creative event costs very little but adds so much!

As any regular readers of my blog will know I try where possible to back up my claims about events with some evidence. And such is the importance of the message in this blog that I am willing to call in both the big guns: evidence and examples. So here goes, here are my three […]

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Where do you find event innovation?

Event Innovation – where to find innovation Finding inspiration for innovation when you live in the world of events can be hard. Finding true innovation in anything is extremely hard. For those who deplore the phrase “think outside the box” I sympathise; it is over used but when we look at the source of event […]

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10 Must Have Event Organizer Skills

What skills must an event organizer possess to do a kick ass job? I’ve been organising events since 1996 and those events – as a whole – haven’t changed that much. I wish I could day the same for myself! Conferences, exhibitions, festivals, road-shows, gala dinners, award ceremonies are all much the same as they […]

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How to make your conference environment a learning one

With so many things to consider when choosing the venue for your conference it is no surprise that sometimes we forget to ensure that it ticks the most important box: that the conference environment supports the learning of the attendees.  How do you make your conference environment a learning one? We all know why this is […]

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Creating memorable conference sessions

Conferences can be boring – but that doesn’t mean they need to be A lot of people think all conferences have to be boring for them to work. Well I simply don’t agree. Enter “Meeting Design” and creative content management. For conferences to truly work – for the messages to stick – we have to […]

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