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Green Event Guide: How to make your event more green

Events of any size can generate huge amounts of unnecessary waste, from both a  physical waste and carbon point of…

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Why Event Planning is the Toughest Job in the World

Event planning is a stressful job and we mean STRESSFUL. A recent study from the U.S recruitment site CareerCast agrees,…

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Organising Academic Conferences

There are many reasons why you would want to organise an academic conference: you get to play a key roll…

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Corporate Event Planning Guide

Whether you’re planning an event for your employees and key partners or an external corporate event to raise the profile…

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Corporate event planning

How to Run a TEDx Event

Ideas have always been pivotal to the success of an event: the exciting visions brought to life by speakers but…

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tedx events london

How to Draw Media Attention to Third Sector Events

It’s important to have a third sector that has the power to impact social change and improve the lives of…

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Using Social Media for Networking – A Guide for Event Professionals

As an event professional you will know just how important your connections and contacts are. Without them, we are nothing….

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social media networking tips for event professionals

How to Run an Unconference

Event planners are moving further and further away from the traditional top-down lecture sessions and looking to innovate with their…

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Live-Tweeting at Events – How To Guide

Social media is now a huge part of every event, with Twitter being one of the most prominent channels. Whether…

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Why You Should Hold Your Next Event in London

Wherever you are based in the UK, or the world for that matter, you should consider holding your next event…

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How to Cope with Stress – A Guide for Event Professionals

It is hard to talk about stress and how much it might be affecting us. As an event planner or…

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Ticketing for Events: What You Need to Know

20 Bedford Way have put together this simple guide to take you through the different pre-event registration and ticketing options…

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event ticketing guide

Persian Culture in London

With more than 40,000 Iranians living in London, it is no surprise that Persian culture is alive and kicking in the capital. Although less visible…

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The Event Manager’s Guide to Managing Event Volunteers

“Every volunteer brings individual talents and as a manager it’s your job to draw these out – they learn new…

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managing volunteers at events

How Do Comedians Write Jokes?

Writing a good joke is a genuine art form. The idea that a joke just springs into being, conjured from…

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how comedians write jokes

How to Increase Event Attendance

Planning an event takes money, time and effort. And most likely blood, sweat and tears too. Even then it’s not…

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increasing event attendance

Theatre Funding: Complete Guide

From watching Shakespeare on the floor of the Globe Theatre to capturing new fringe theatre in the back room of…

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Theatre funding uk

Summer Schools: How to Run Summer Courses

Summer schools are a fantastic way for students of all ages to develop relevant skills in a stimulating environment and…

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Summer school

How to Organise a Conference

The best conferences inspire delegates with engaging presentations and excellent networking opportunities and help generate a buzz around new ideas. Conferences…

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Organising a Conference

Event Technology: A Guide

In recent years, we have seen technology progress at a remarkable rate within the events industry. The general shift is…

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Event technology