Stress. The single most feared word. It’s stressful even thinking about it. Did you know Forbes voted Event Management as the 5th most stressful job in the world? It’s no wonder, given [...]
We’ve all been there. Bogged down by work and just trying to keep our head above water. And then we remember a crucial element that may have slipped our mind. In this blog we take a look at the most forgotten elements when organising an event, so you don’t that same mistake again.
Ah food, the cause of and solution to all life’s problems! Behind chatting about the weather, food has to be Britain’s favourite subject to discuss. Why is that? Because good food makes us feel good. For this very reason, the importance of quality food and beverage at your event is paramount.
Are you ready to take the next step in your events career? Perhaps you’re already in the industry or considering a career change this new year; whatever the case, there are certain skills you need to master if you hope to excel in this fast-paced industry.
For the inexperienced, budgeting for an event can seem a daunting and intimidating task. With so much to think about, where do you start?. Our first useful tip is to [...]
Do we pay enough attention to the dress code at our events? Does dress code really matter? Do we concentrate on what the social norm is rather than considering how the delegate will feel? What dress code should I have for my event? So many questions and choices...
Do you have a burning ambition to work in the Events industry? Are you at your happiest when you’re organising events of any kind? Everyone wants their event to be bigger and better than everyone else’s and it takes a certain type of person to make this happen. Today, we look at the key skill set required to be an Events Manager.
Organising an event can prove to be a stressful process. If you’ve run one before, you’ll be all too familiar with the challenges and hurdles ahead. Within this blog we have identified the top 5 hints and tips, to help you along your way with organising the very best event possible.
“Negotiation” – the term you either love or hate. Either way, it is a necessary evil when it comes to the world of business, and in particular, when organising an event. Negotiating for some can seem intimidating, however, once you learn how to negotiate effectively and successfully, you may find your opinion changes. Take a look at this blog for some useful hints and tips.
A pain point is defined as a problem, real or perceived. We all have them and we all experience them. Individuals pain points vary depending on their experiences. Hippo's services are based around solutions to those key pain points. Have a read our latest blog, which identifies our clients’ 5 biggest pain points of organising an event.