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Cutting Catering Costs { 8 Budget Tips }

cutting-catering-costsNext to venue selection, catering is by far one of the biggest elements of event planning and tends to take a major chunk out of the budget. Follow these simple tips to cut costs without skimping: Short & Sweet The … Continue reading
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Avoid Last-Minute Stress { Tips & Tricks }

stress free event planningPlanning an event is stressful, no arguments there. However with the right tools and tricks at your disposal, there’s always a way to relieve the bulk of the last-minute pressure: Don’t leave ANYTHING last-minute: Easier said than done, yes. However … Continue reading
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Choosing the Right Venue

choosing the right event venueYou don’t need Sherlock to tell you that the choice of venue can make or break an event. So often, we tend to get caught up in the magic and appeal of the venue instead of focussing on the practical … Continue reading
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Event Bidding

Many national and international events require that a specific destination or venue submit a formal bid document for the hosting of it. Only those places or organisations that have submitted a bid will be considered and all bids are evaluated … Continue reading
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Outdoor Venues

The event venue is a very important part of creating a successful event. If the venue is too big, too small, too hot, too cold or just inaccessible, the guests are likely not to enjoy the event, no matter what … Continue reading
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Corporate Event Types

There are many different types of corporate events to suit each and every occasion or purpose within the workplace. When planning a corporate event, it is vital to know the nature of your function, so that you can plan accordingly. … Continue reading
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The Perfect Picnic

Picnics are defined by their outdoor nature, relaxed atmosphere and fun ambience, together with good food and close friends or family. A picnic event is a fabulous option for many occasions, promising the guests a feeling of tranquillity and an … Continue reading
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Brilliant Brunches

Brunches are, as their name implies, a combination of breakfast and lunch, and are usually held at about 10h00 or 11h00. They can be formal or informal and suit a wide variety of event types, ranging from weddings to work … Continue reading
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University Venues – The Pros and Cons

Universities and colleges are often used for events that are not necessarily associated with the educational institution itself. This makes them particularly useful resources as venues for a host of different functions; from product launches and seminars to exhibitions, conferences, … Continue reading
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Using a Restaurant as an Event Venue

Every event is different and, while some necessitate large venues with advanced, bespoke technology, others are amply accommodated in smaller, more intimate venues. When considering a restaurant as a venue, it is also vital to keep in mind that all … Continue reading
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