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Successful Events offers Successful Services! 

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Tailored event service with a personal touch, saving you time and money! Successful Events discusses how they can deliver you all that and more… We understand that sometimes, you’ll want to know the benefits of working with a company before you try them out, that’s why we’re here to explain! Let’s talk about the value of […]

Five tips to choosing the right entertainment for your event

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From budget to theme, catering to carriages, in a series of blogs for PA Life, events expert Liz Taylor covers the key advice that will enable PAs to make the best decisions when planning events. The latest topic to receive the’ Taylor treatment’ is entertainment. In this blog, Liz shares her five tips to choosing the […]

How as a PA, can you mitigate against strikes?

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Ruthie Coverdale, venue and special events manager at Royal Horticultural Halls writes about how PAs and EAs can successfully mitigate against train strikes and other unexpected eventualities. With the events and hospitality industries still feeling raw after the last two years and with another set of strikes on the way, venues, suppliers and organisers clearly […]

Five ways to win at event planning

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Full event service, one partner: the benefits of working with a TMC-based events agency. A captivating destination, effortless travel logistics for delegates, speakers and crew, plus a wealth of unique venues to book, form part of every large-scale event wish list. Yet it can feel overwhelming to bring all these elements together seamlessly, co-ordinating each […]

Green & Fortune adapts to fast changing event dynamics

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Green & Fortune is reporting a new set of demands as event planners navigate the current turbulent landscape of fast changing event dynamics. Whereas planning and organising Christmas events would historically have been an event planner’s mainstay focus in the autumn, the financial climate, industrial action and political machinations are having a major impact on […]

Agiito shares 5 considerations when finding the right venue

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Every meeting starts with a venue. But where do you start? There’s a big difference between finding a venue that might be right for your event and finding the one that’s a perfect fit. There are lots of potentially suitable venues out there. Our starting point is always to understand the objectives of the meeting. […]

5 Christmas party trends for 2021

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Most PAs are likely to be amid organising the annual Christmas party right now. And after last year’s hiatus in celebrations, people have elevated expectations of this year’s event being bigger and better than ever. There may still be some complexities in planning an event that all the team are comfortable with, and meets health […]

SUMMER PARTIES: How to plan your outdoor event during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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Everyone loves to attend summer parties and outdoor events. In today’s COVID-19, world, event regulations can change overnight. This means you need to be ready for whatever is thrown your way – including cancellation or rescheduling. And of course, it’s important that you make sure your guests understand the risks involved in attending your event, […]

LIZ TAYLOR TO PRESENT AN OPENING SESSION AT UVM EXPO 2020

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Manchester’s first hybrid conference and exhibition UVM EXPO 2020 has announced that renowned events planner Liz Taylor is to kickstart proceedings with an inspiring welcome address. Recognised as one of the UK’s leading corporate event and luxury party planners, Liz Taylor (pictured) is CEO of Taylor Lynn Corporation (TLC), with clients including entertainment and business […]

PA Life LIVE: More speakers announced

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Additional speakers for this Wednesday’s PA Life LIVE event have been announced. The free event – Post Covid-10 Lockdown Reboot: Helping Your Company Return To Business – will focus on five key areas:- Risk Assessment & Planning For A Safe Office Planning For A New Kind Of Office Christmas Party Keeping Your Teams Well & […]

Evendo launches inside.events to share industry expertise and opinions

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Evendo has launched inside.events, a series of free weekly webinars bringing various industry event experts from both the supply and demand side of the market to talk about team event topics and related areas. Some benefits include. First-hand advice from leading industry event experts The ability to put questions directly to team event experts Direct […]

Coronavirus: Patch launches Virtually Live London for venue FAM trips during lockdown

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Marketing agency Patch is rolling out a series of FAM trips under the Virtually Live London banner to ensure event organisers can still scout out venues while we’re all on lockdown. Hosted on Zoom, the Virtual Fam Trip of London will give those venue buyers working from home the chance to see several London venues, […]

PA Projects: Organising a family day event

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Yvonne Reay-Scott, Executive Assistant at construction development giant Mount Anvil, discusses an ambitious event she held earlier this year for both colleagues and family – and offers some invaluable advice for any Assistants tasked with the same project… Tell us about the brief you were given. The brief was to organise a summer event for […]

CHRISTMAS EVENT PLANNING: How to create a theme for your party

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Don’t go down a rabbit hole thinking about themes for your Christmas party, says Michael Charles, Creative Director at Julia Charles Event Management (although Alice in Wonderland is a great option)… Christmas parties are often created around a theme, with PAs having the tiresome task of assuming that they have to think of a new […]

How to plan the perfect office Christmas party

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As part of our new series of features taking a look at the projects that PAs and EAs are tackling, we speak to Jo Parkin (pictured, below), Assistant to the VP of Customer Development at Alpro UK, about organising the annual company shindig… Tell us about a brief you were given for a company Christmas […]

Case Study: Event planning – Growth Conference 2019 with Metro Ecosse

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Metro Ecosse – who will be attending the London Events Summit in October – were recently asked by the Growth Conference 2019 to create an event that put personal interaction at it’s heart; focusing on experiential content, networking and choice – Here’s how they did it… The Project The Venue The Growth Conference 2019 was […]

How to host events with a business approach

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Creativity is important, but corporate events need to be managed with a more business-centric approach, argues Martin Richardson, Managing Director at Ten Thousand Hours. And maybe it’s time to quit doing the same thing… The creation of impactful and meaningful events is becoming increasingly important to PAs, but how often do you get the full […]

Top tips for organising the perfect AGM

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Privacy, security, accessibility and a comfortable environment are some of the key attributes a venue should have if they want to successfully host Annual General Meetings (AGMs). The advice comes from Glaziers Hall, a regular host of AGMs for companies such as Royal London and Senior PLC, with the London Bridge venue able to identify […]