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18 February 2020

7 ways to create mindful moments in events

We all experience different levels of mental health during our life. As we spend so much of our day at work, it is inevitable that work can affect our mental health.

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18 February 2020

5 things to consider when finding the right venue

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.

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18 February 2020

Sustainable meetings

Consider this. The average conference delegate produces over 170 kilograms of CO2 emissions per day – the equivalent of four flights between Heathrow and Manchester. 

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18 February 2020

Unchain my heart - why independent, unusual and one-off venues are winning more business

Twelve months ago, 92% of meeting planners said that events were more likely to be booked outside of a hotel than they were five years previously and that the use of non-traditional venues would increase by 4% during 2019.

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18 February 2020

How to avoid agency burnout in 5 steps

Nel Flint, Chief Operating Officer for Capita Travel and Events, responds to claims that the events industry is behind the times in managing working hours for agency staff and the impact on the employees’ mental health.

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11 February 2020

How hotel guests can avoid being a victim of fraud

Fraudsters will try anything, so when you’re working away it’s important to be aware and alert. Here's how to avoid common scams.

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11 February 2020

Sustainability in the world of airlines – part 2

We continue our dive into the work that airlines are doing to promote a sustainable future as they face increasing environmental pressure.

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10 February 2020

5 things our partners are doing to maximise delegate wellbeing

Wellness is a hot topic right now. In fact, corporate wellness services are now worth $2 billion a year.

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