Planning a Successful Conference

Planning a conference can be quite daunting, but it is important to spend the time getting it right. A well run conference leads to increased productivity and better results, whereas a poorly run conference is a reflection on you, your organisation and leads to frustrated attendees who learn little. Following are some tips on making your conference a success- best... View Article

Running an Effective Team Building Event

A good team building event can really improve overall team performance. A not-so-good event can have employees dreading the event, horrified with visions of climbing mountains and jumping into each others arms… Here are some tips we have uncovered on running a successful team building event… * Link the challenges faced during the day to the challenges faced day to... View Article

Planning and Holding a Business Dinner

  Holding a successful business dinner can help build relationships that are great for your business. Planning properly though ensures that the best possible impression is made. – Plan carefully. Choose a restaurant which is able and willing to accommodate people on a special diet, such as gluten free or vegetarian. Otherwise you can put guests in an uncomfortable position.... View Article

Tips on Running a Charity Golf Day

Are you thinking about running a charity golf day? If so, here are some tips for you to consider, to help make it a success… * If you are running the event to fund raise for a particular charity or cause, check first to see if you need to apply or make request to fund raise. * Check out to... View Article

Holding a Press Conference

Press conferences can be a great way to announce any big news you have, and an excellent promotional tool. There is however, more to it than just coming up with a time and date…… * Before anything else is done, ensure you have a topic which is newsworthy, and of interest to the general public. If not, there is little... View Article

Running a Successful Networking Event

Hosting a business mixer is a great way to make some valuable connections, or get a business off the ground. It’s important to make your event successful as well as fun, just remember to keep in mind that the main goal is to facilitate networking, and proper preparation is the key to a successful networking event. Here are some tips:... View Article

Planning and Holding a Webinar

Do you have a webinar coming up, or are you looking for a way to deliver one of your courses or presentations? Webinars are a great way to hold online learning events in real time. You can stream information using videos, images, texts and voice for training, workshops, meetings, lectures, presentations or conferences. Webinars are easy to access, inexpensive to... View Article

Holding an Awards Ceremony

Award ceremonies can be a fantastic way to honour people, and show how valued their work is. It can create more loyalty, increase productivity, and hopefully motivate others to strive for excellence and recognition also. Awards can be given to reward anything where anyone has shown outstanding determination, hard work or commitment- they can be annual, or just in response... View Article

Increase Your Customer Referrals

Here are some quick tips on how you can boost your customer referrals… · Identify the right social network. Each one has a different target audience, so you will need to adapt your tactics to suit each. · Ask for referrals. Most consumers say that recommendations coming from their trusted resources will cause them to pay more attention. Ask your... View Article

Evaluating Your Event

Evaluating your event is vital in making you and your team more effective for your next event. Being evaluated is not about being negative, but finding out how you can make it better. A questionnaire is also good to get feedback from attendees, however it only covers a small proportion of the information needed to evaluate the effectiveness of an... View Article