Events Excellence
Issue: May / June 2016

10 Event Planning Tips for Fun, Fail-Proof Office Parties

By - May 25, 2016

Brandi Britton shares 10 tips for planning and hosting sucessful office parties
Events Excellence
Issue: July / August 2014

Sourcing the Best Photographer for an Event

By - July 25, 2014

How do you find a good event photographer? asks Claire Derrick
Project Management
Issue: January / February 2014

Meetings: A Little Trend Spotting

By - January 25, 2014

After a turbulent few years for the meetings and events industry, there is now a sense the economy has largely turned a corner and the outlook is stable, according to the recently released 2014 American Express Meetings & Events Global Meetings Forecast. Our global research examines Meetings & Events trends, and provides predictions on a... Read more »
Events Excellence
Issue: May / June 2013

Arranging Sustainable Conferences and Meetings – a Beginner’s Guide

By - May 25, 2013

Going “green” is no longer an option – it’s a must! Adam Fidler gives us the lowdown on arranging sustainable conferences and meetings Most organisations today have a policy on sustainability, but for the Management Assistant, or conference organiser, being asked to arrange a sustainable event or “green” conference can add another strand to what... Read more »
Project Management
Issue: March / April 2012

Organising and Running Successful Events

By - March 25, 2012

Lindsay Taylor details five simple steps to take the pain out of planning and ensure you deliver the best event. For many Assistants, an integral part of their job is to organise and run events. You can ensure every event you organise is a great success by following a simple step-by-step technique which uses questioning... Read more »
Editor's Letters
Issue: January / February 2012

An event to remember or a series of unfortunate events?

By - January 27, 2012

If there is one part of my job that I have a passionate love:hate relationship with, it is organising events. I love it because it’s a great chance to project manage something exciting and creative. There is a huge sense of satisfaction when the day finally comes and you have pulled it all off with... Read more »
Project Management
Issue: March / April 2011

Negotiation, Negotiation, Negotiation

By - March 25, 2011

Anthony Coyle-Dowling explains how to get the best out of negotiating for meetings or hotel space