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Bringing you the latest discussions, opinions and advice from our travel, meetings and events experts.

5 June 2017

13 tips for building audience engagement around live events

Organising an event? Alisdair Ross shares some of his top tips on different ways on how to engage your audience before, during and after the big day.

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1 June 2017

10 top tips for the perfect venue contract

Looking to book a venue for your next meeting? Don’t sign on the dotted line until you’ve read Nicola Johnson's checklist for what to look out for.

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11 May 2017

Is your hotel programme fit for purpose?

We share how to sense check whether your hotel programme is fit for purpose. If it isn’t achieving the value that your business and your travellers need, it’s time for an overhaul.

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11 May 2017

Your event broadband issues might have been solved…

Mobile coverage and Broadband Internet speeds will improve across the country, making rural events more practical.

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3 May 2017

Meeting for free: how the experts keep costs down

Looking to reduce spend on your company's meetings? M&E account manager, Trudy Heenan, has some of her top tips to share with you...

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12 April 2017

What is the cost benefit of a well-managed hotel programme?

What is the cost value of having a well-managed mandated hotel policy? Here, we explore the question from two views, the corporate and the hotel...

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4 April 2017

13 insider tips for planning a Christmas party (yes, already)

It may only be spring, but if you’ve been tasked with planning the office Christmas party, you’re going to need to be one step ahead when it comes to refining the festive celebrations. 

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29 March 2017

Interpersonal skills are the key to successful events in 2017

It’s time to get personal. Flexible working hours and freelance roles mean events should encourage interpersonal skills

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