10 Extraordinary Venues in London You Never Knew Existed

This is a guest by Beth Kruszynskyj, editor at HeadBox, a network for creative, inspiring and off-site meeting spaces. You can follow them @headbox. There are thousands of venues in London, from colossal conference centres to elegant private dining rooms, practical hotel boardrooms to corporate party places. You name it, there’s a venue for it. But here we’re thinking … Read more

Now You’re Cooking! 7 Key Ingredients For The Success of Your Next Event

This infographic is for all the epicurean event managers out there who appreciate what goes into the making of fine food, drink…and of course events! And for those of you who’d prefer text… Strategy Like a great dinner party, every event starts out with a clear vision of who it’s for, why it’s different and … Read more

9 Ways to Avoid Those ‘Last Minute’ Event Changes That Stress You Out!

‘Event coordinator’ has once again been identified as one of the world’s most stressful jobs. According to Forbes’ 10 Most Stressful Jobs list for 2016, it’s the 5th most stressful profession, falling just behind ‘police officer’. What makes the role of event planner so stressful? According to a recent survey of 215 organisers, the top planner stressor … Read more

How to Craft a Solid Event Logistics Strategy for Your Festival

Long lines are consistently named as the most stressful and frustrating part of festivals. A seamless onsite experience ensures fans are talking about how great your festival was — not how long they had to wait to get in. View this guide to get expert advice from Tommy Goodwin, Director of Field Operations at Eventbrite. … Read more

15 Unique, Unusual and Fantastic Fundraising Event Ideas

This post was originally published in February 2015, and has been updated to bring you 5 extra fundraising event ideas! Holding an event is a fast and effective way to raise funds for your charity, club or other non-profit organisation. But if the usual bake sale or black tie dinner doesn’t float your boat (or more … Read more

Video: How to Build a Fail-Proof Onsite Logistics Strategy

Should your event equipment use a WiFi or mobile network? What types of roles should you assign to your onsite team? How do you calculate the number of attendees who can enter per hour? Getting fans through the gates seems simple, but there are countless questions to consider to do it right. Get the answers from … Read more