Which came first: The Easter Bunny or the egg?

During my many years in the meetings and events industry I have often experienced a discrepancy between what the planners want from venues and what venues wish to have from planners. Planners state that the venues never suggest activities or alternative solutions (not facts…solutions!), and venues claim that planners are …

3 essential ways to enhance your event experience

This week I’m staying within the area of Experience Management as this topic is very close to my heart. I believe we can gain a lot more output from our meetings and conferences if we add some experience elements to them. In previous blog posts, I have talked about the …

Extraordinary venues – a blessing in disguise?

During my many years in the event game, I’ve worked with some very capable venues where they knew exactly what they were doing. Good on them! However, I’ve also stumbled upon more than a few that are…let’s just say: not really up for the job. Extraordinary venues have become a …