Author Archives: Becki Cross

About Becki Cross

Becki Cross is passionate about the event industry and organising conferences is her forte. She set up Events Northern Ltd in 2004. Originally from Yorkshire, Becki has embraced life on "the wrong side of the Pennines".

Our search for a generic and recognisable blog logo

Recently we launched our new Events Northern Ltd website.  It was important to us that the new site linked through to our blog, both via the website and also via social media buttons on our email footers via an identifiable…

Top Tips for a Successful Career in Event Management

The recent A-Level and GCSE results got me thinking about what advice I would give to anyone interested in event management.  You may be considering studying an Event Management degree and/or want to embark on a career in event management?…

25 Years of Event Innovations

The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre, Westminster, London is celebrating its 25th Anniversary this year and to mark the occasion they appealed to key industry spokespeople, event organisers and suppliers to tell them the innovations that have made the most…

Getting the Most Out of Networking

Recently there seems to have been an explosion of business networking events.  Organisations seem to have a renewed hunger for getting “out there” and meeting as many people as they can, desperate to shake off the recession and to “do…

Have you got too many Facebook friends?

Image via Wikipedia We all know people that have amassed hundreds (or even thousands!) of Facebook friends.  Interestingly Facebook itself stipulates that your account friend limit is limited to 5,000 maximum contacts. Are people really and truly that popular? Are…

Events Northern dive into the blogging world

All of the team at Events Northern Headquarters are so excited to introduce our new addition to the family – our lovely blog! Why not follow us and enjoy our blogging posts. We hope to provide interesting articles and discussions…