Are you Sick of Working for Free?

Creating a win-win value proposition Exploitation of the free economy has always been prevalent.  Creative and service based industries are often targeted by well-meaning organisations hoping to secure services for free or at low cost.  In this article I look at how...

How to choose the right registration system.

There’s been an explosion of registration and ticketing systems into the marketplace over the last 5 years, offering more choice than ever to conference and event producers. From monthly subscriptions, free systems or pay as you go, knowing what you need and doing...

Virtual Event Coordination

Last week we had the pleasure of coordinating a virtual conference for Marney Perna and Kinique Kinesiology. When everyone is doing whatever they can to pivot their business to a “no-touch” version, health practitioners, in my view, have the most difficult...
Is there a COVID Safe Plan for Events in Australia?

Is there a COVID Safe Plan for Events in Australia?

Recently a couple of members of the Event Managers Network have asked me if I’m aware of any event specific COVID Safe Plans that are out there. As this is a question that I think many of us are searching the world for the answer, I’ve posted my thoughts...
Don’t Get Lost in the Logistics

Don’t Get Lost in the Logistics

I have just started reading “The Book of Joy” by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu.  I am only a few pages in and already it is simply a joy to read.  The human nature of these 2 people, regardless of my opinion on their pathways, is...