We all have experienced the exhaustion and need to “recover” from attending a trade show, convention or conference. After the long days, information overload and travel it takes time to get back into your daily work routine. However, it is imperative you take the time to sort through all of the information, education and contacts… Read More
Project Planning Basics; Stick with Plan A!
When I hear someone planning an idea that energizes them, then they go on to share a backup plan “just in case” their original plan fails, I fully expect them to settle for plan B. On many levels, this is disappointing because in almost every instance, plan A is the better option. That’s why it’s… Read More
Expert’s Perspective: Convention Planning Checklist
Attending any convention is an exciting but exhausting experience. Between travel, long days, the content and information you absorb, and don’t forget the social events, it can be hard work! I’ve been planning, working and attending convention events for 20 years and have learned some tricks along the way to enhance the experience. In this… Read More
Holiday Party Etiquette
Happy Halloween. According to History.com, Halloween originated with an ancient Celtic festival where people would light fires and wear costumes to ward off ghosts. Today, most people associate the day with costumes, candy, and decorations. Do you know what Halloween means for me? Just 4,752,000 seconds to shop until Christmas… For many businesses, Halloween is… Read More