Event planning checklist

Event planners are under constant pressure but high stress can be avoided by creating an event planning checklist. Carving some time to this means you’re more likely to succeed in organising the important event or conference your company expects. Writing everything down removes the stress of trying to keep every tiny detail in your head, […]

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Brain food: Successful leaders eat breakfast – you should too

Picking the right foods to start your day in the best way might seem challenging but many successful leaders eat breakfast making it a habit worth adopting. Eating breakfast is deemed by many scientific studies to be not only important for physical health but mental wellbeing too. The calories eaten at breakfast help fuel the […]

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Why sustainable event management is booming

Companies are under increasing pressure to both act responsibly and to demonstrate this is entrenched throughout the business operations. As a result, there has been a boom in sustainable event management. Companies of all sizes are having to ensure their corporate social responsibility (CSR) agenda meets the expectations of their clients and customers regardless of […]

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Brain food: Improve team bonding with food

With fast-paced lives, eating can often feel purely functional but off-site meeting organisers are reminded how they can seriously improve team bonding with food. The new and fresh surroundings of an off-site venue help promote concentration and productivity during working sessions, and they can also encourage delegates to relax while they eat. This facilitates team […]

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Discover the benefits of off-site meetings

Deciding whether the benefits of off-site meetings add an extra dimension to a company’s new strategy launch or training delivery can be challenging for event planners. Inevitable questions arise about the impact of a different setting on employees, how this might effect, engagement and how the services at the chosen venue will amplify the overall […]

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Brain food: The best meeting snacks

We all know what we should eat at meal times to provide us with a healthy balanced diet but choosing the best meeting snacks can be more difficult. To fight that post-lunch slump, it can be tempting to reach for the most obvious ‘pick-me-ups’ of confectionary or cake to secure the energy boost you crave. […]

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The conference room trends dominating 2019

Robust demand for meeting spaces means venues need to ensure their offering embraces the conference room trends that clients are craving. Employee engagement is high on the agenda for all businesses now and this stretches to off-site meetings too. To inspire delegates and to ensure your off-site event achieves its aims, the chosen venue must […]

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Brain food for effective meetings

Most of us don’t give a second’s thought to our in-meeting snacking, but science suggests which brain food for effective meetings we should be selecting. The brain uses about a fifth of the body’s calories meaning how you choose to fuel it can significantly impact its performance. With the pressure of organising an off-site meeting, […]

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Ignite productivity with an off-site meeting

It’s not what you say but how you say it that counts – and increasingly where. With more than 269 billion emails sent and 300 million photos uploaded to Facebook worldwide everyday, how do you know your message has landed? That’s why it’s time to ditch the digital and embrace the personal with an off-site meeting. Changing […]

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7 Essentials for any off-site meeting venue

Your meeting venue has to be right; whether senior management is overdue a strategy meeting, the marketing division is devising its next breakthrough campaign or the whole organisation is descending for a company-wide update. But event planners can quash the nerves by making sure their conference venue boasts these key features: 1) A Top-Quality Offering […]

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