The “Other” Essential Top 10 Qualities of a Great Event Planner

I recently met a great bunch of ladies in Manchester all from a large, global organisation. Their job titles ranged from PA to Team Secretary and they had come along to my presentation on “Top 10 Tips to De-Stress Your Events” for an Institute of Administrative Management’s CPD evening. There was a wide range of experience between them and as we chatted throughout the evening we discussed some of the things we’ve all had to

The Acccidental Event Planner

“We need to plan our annual conference” says The Boss Plan a conference? ….me?  But what do I know about organising events?! Does that feel familiar? Very few administrative staff set out to become event organisers. One day, something that should be really be dealt with by an event agency, lands in your in-tray and you’re soon on a stressed out, fast-track ride to event management land. You won’t just hit the ground running, they’ll