Tag: events

Why 70db is the New 85db

Working in the hustle-bustle of the events industry, people are constantly working in loud environments. Have you ever thought of the damage that all that noise could be doing to your ears? There are thousands of people in the United…

11 Things People Hate to Hear at Events

At conferences and events, there are a number of words and phrases which will strike fear into every attendee. Believe us – no one wants to hear these dreaded words. Avoid these at all costs! We created a list of…

The Super Bowl Super Plan

For anyone even vaguely interested in event management and live production, the Super Bowl Half Time Show is the real one to watch. Anybody that is anybody in the music world has played the Super Bowl Half Time Show, with…

4 FYRE Lessons for Event Managers Everywhere

The much-anticipated insight into the notorious Fyre Festival went live on Netflix on Friday. Must-watch viewing for Event Managers everywhere, the trailer promised an ‘exclusive behind the scenes look at the infamous unraveling’ of the 2017 event. Fyre Festival was…

What is Event Management?

As surprising as it may seem, some people haven’t got a clue what event management actually is, let alone what an event manager does every day! At networking events, there can be puzzled looks on people’s faces trying to figure…

Are event managers loud?

Do you have to be Loud to be an Event Management Student?

Do event managers / event management students have to be loud? Or is loud just used to explain the exuberance, sociability and enthusiasm of event managers? This week I had an interesting and entertaining conversation with two Course Leaders/Senior Lecturers…

Festivals and outdoor events

10 Reasons Why I Love Working on Festivals

I get really excited whenever I have the opportunity to work on Festivals and Outdoor Events.  I love organising conferences; that is definitely my forte, however it is always good to have a change from the norm.  In my opinion…

Event Trends 2014

The event industry is constantly evolving.  Last year we wrote a blog post on Conference Trends 2013.  Reading back over the post we think that we predicted the year ahead fairly accurately (even if we do say so ourselves!) and…