A very warm welcome to my brand new blog, which I hope will become a valuable resource for those interested in events and event-organising.
I recently created a video series for my new YouTube channel where I shared 3 tips to overcome the hurdle of finding a great venue for your event BEFORE you know exactly how many people will be joining you on the day. This can be a real challenge, especially when you're first starting out with … Continue reading How to find a great venue when you don’t know your final guest numbers – Tip 1
This was a question posed to me recently on LinkedIn and it’s a great question that got me thinking. In my opinion there is not 1 right answer to this. It really underlines the importance of knowing your audience / customers and their situations. Take potential attendee number 1 who is; Working in management for … Continue reading WHAT IS THE BEST TIME OF DAY TO HOLD A B2B EVENT?
I’ve recently released my first online course to help entrepreneurs and small business owners to learn how to create their own live events. It makes perfect sense to me to have created an online course because I’ve benefitted from several of these myself, to learn various new skills since starting my own business. It’s taken … Continue reading 5 reasons why Online Courses are a great way to learn
I know what it’s like – you suddenly get an idea for an event that you think would be AMAZING and you want to jump straight in and get started immediately! Book a venue! Get the tickets on sale! Tell everyone about it! But I highly recommend you take a short time to stop and … Continue reading 3 questions to ask yourself to ensure your event planning flows with ease
Last month (November 2017) I was lucky enough to attend the inaugural Youpreneur Summit in London. Hosted by Chris Ducker, this event was all about bringing online business owners together to network, be educated and inspired. I was excited by the line up of speakers – 2 of my favourite podcasters, Janet Murray of Soulful … Continue reading How attending the right event can super-charge your world!
All of us in the coaching, expert or consulting world are keenly aware that our business is ALL about our personal brand. We work hard to share our expertise and help others in order to build a devoted and trusting audience and with it a growing customer base. Have you thought about including events in … Continue reading Boost your personal brand by hosting an event
This blog is the first in a series on the subject of your Guests’ Experience. It is vital that you put yourself in the position of your guests to ensure you deliver the kind of experience you no doubt have in mind. We all intend to create an event that can be enjoyed by those … Continue reading Guest Experience – Information
I've recently polled in some of the Facebook groups I'm in to see what is holding entrepreneurs and small business owners back from creating their own live events. 2 of the top reasons are; I'm scared nobody will come! I can't afford put on a live event I can completely understand both of these fears … Continue reading Promoting your event for FREE
Creating a schedule to follow when planning your event is time well spent that will pay dividends later on. Even with the simplest of events it can feel like there is a lot to manage, so any processes you can put in place to help you will make life so much easier. Here are 5 … Continue reading Create an event schedule in 5 easy steps
Live events are a great way to bring your brand to life, meet new customers and build stronger relationships with your existing followers. Here are 3 different ways you can use events in your business. Host your own event! Holding your own event really does shine a light on your brand and bring it to … Continue reading 3 ways to use events to grow your business