The venue you choose has a direct impact on your clients and can leave a lasting impression. If the venue is not suitable or is difficult to get to, it is the business hosting the event that will receive the feedback. Booking a venue for your event may seem like a simple task and, yet, if you are new to the live-event industry, or even if you have hosted events, overlooking one key item can seriously affect the overall experience for your clients.Continue reading
There’s a lot going on and loads of responsibility, so how do you avoid the common mistakes event-organisers so often make? Several mentoring clients let me in on their top-learning experiences.
Never expect friends and family to refer people.
Often, clients have relied on friends and family to assist them in filling their events. Friends and family are well-intentioned, of course, and yet, your best bet is to develop a well-structured referral programme where you offer both training and incentives.
As a business owner, do you ever feel stuck or isolated, with no one to brainstorm with and run ideas by?
Do you sometimes think running a business is just too difficult? If so, then you are not alone.
I have met many business owners who have felt exactly the same way! This is something I can relate to as well.
Many times in my 30+ years in business, I found myself wondering, what do I do, who do I turn to, how do I find a good coach or mentor who’s been through and overcome, the challenges I am facing.Continue reading