Pitching for events

Pitching For Events: 5 Tactics To Enhance Your Next Pitch

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Each day, the event industry becomes more competitive – in fact we are drowning in event companies, so an essential attribute of an event organiser is the ability to SELL your idea over others. Here, then, are five simple tactics to enhance your next pitch and give your ideas the best chance to win you […]

Planning Interview Questions for Event Professionals

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It’s fair to say that not many people relish job interviews. They can be a nerve-wracking experience and it can often be difficult to do yourself justice in such a pressure-cooker environment. But what about the people on the other side of the table? Well, that’s not necessarily an easy task either. It’s that time […]

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Great Expectations: Hate to break it to you, but it’s not all glamour in the events industry

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The events industry is one of youth and vibrancy, an industry that has flourished in the past three decades. This has led to the development of a large number of university courses focused on providing people with the skill sets needed to thrive in such an environment. But is the proliferation of events management degree […]

Expert Interview with Maneesh Goyal from MKG

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A lot of people may dream of giving up the day job, ripping off the tie and do something that doesn’t really feel like work for a living but few actually get past the point of discussing it at the pub. 10 years ago, Maneesh Goyal (now CEO and Founder of MKG) originally worked in […]

Sarah Haywood

Expert Interview with Sarah Haywood

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At eventjuice we love weddings, and in a rabid fan like way we wanted to feel a bit closer to the brains behind some of Britain’s most luxurious weddings. So we’ve used the run up to Valentine’s Day as an excuse to talk with one of the world’s leading wedding planners and best-selling bridal author […]

Interns

What Students are Looking for in Events Management Internships

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I’ve recently joined the hundreds of students in London looking for experience in the events industry. We’re constantly reminded by lecturers and career advisors that spending three years attending lectures, writing essays and pondering the more theological aspects of events management, just isn’t enough for a job now a days. Nope, we must also jump […]

Iphone apps

The 20 Must-Download Apps for Busy Event Professionals

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You’re an event manager. You’re busy. What do you do? Our advice is to reach for your mobile or tablet. Not to check the latest on who’s dating who, or spend several hours on Angry Birds. There is a vast wealth of applications available on mobile or tablet which can make your life much easier […]

How to Venture Out and Get Noticed in the Event Industry

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It was a year ago that I was starting to make serious plans for Etch Events. I bought & registered a business name. Purchased the domain (wait I did that in the reverse order…just as a punt) didn’t want to lose my chance of getting .com did I?! Had countless breakfasts, coffees and teas with […]

How to Dress for Your First Client Meeting

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So you are new to the event world and nerves are setting in as you get nearer to meeting your first client. We’ve all experienced it at one time or another; you’ve been so busy putting together and practicing your pitch, it’s the night before and it suddenly dawns on you that you haven’t given […]

How to Improve Organisation and Get Stuff Done

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If I started this post with “I have a confession to make…”, that would be cliché, so I have three confessions to make: Confession one: This post is not solely about event planning, management or marketing – it’s about being productive through better organisation. I suppose a little to do with being a better event […]

Are Event Management Qualifications Pointless?

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I’d be a terrible eventjuice writer if I didn’t tell you to visit this site to get all the knowledge you need to know about events. However, I would be a terrible writer if I left it at just that! Today we’re covering qualifications as a way to develop your knowledge in events and prove […]

Working in Events: 5 Tips to Get a Job and Progress Your Career

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The events industry is vibrant, diverse and growing all the time. With roles ranging from AV technicians to Event Graphic Designers right through to Event Directors, there’s plenty of scope for an engaging and exciting career. But, sometimes, it can be hard to know how to break into the events industry. Then, even after you’ve […]