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THE BREXIT AND EVENTS
Opinion
THE BREXIT AND EVENTS

The British Visits and Events Partnership (BVEP) highlighted some of the potential concerns shared by event industry professionals after the release of their survey earlier this month.

Possible Implications of a Brexit
  1. Less Foreign Direct Investment in Events
  2. Increased ...

SEASONAL STAFFING TIPS
Tips
SEASONAL STAFFING TIPS

The peak season is once again upon us and it's time to begin welcoming some new faces to your workforce. So let's take a look at some tips in getting the most from your seasonal event staff.

1. Treat them like a full-time employee

An obvious one. As anyone within a seasonal business will know, casual workers have the same legal entitlements as your permanent employees. However, with clearly defined contract terms, this is rarely a problem in the event ...

Client Relationships in Events
Tips
Client Relationships in Events

Like any other business, Events require constant care and contact with the client. This is more apparent for Event Managers and Organizers due to the need of a good understanding of the client's requirements, as well as visualization, communication and execution of ideas.

When analysing the Importance of Relationships in Event Management, we came up with the key ways that are essential for building successful relationships.

Developing the ...

Pros and Cons of Zero Hour Contracts
Opinion
Pros and Cons of Zero Hour Contracts

If the employer has no real control over the timing of labour requirements, or has a legitimate reason to require flexibility, than zero-hour contracts are a must.

If the employer is exploiting zero-hour contracts to avoid their responsibilities and legal obligations as an employer, we have a problem.

To drill into these two statements let's look at some examples. In the entertainment and event industry, which I come from, the nature of the ...

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