License to chill: Follow in Bond's footsteps

License to chill: Follow in Bond's footsteps

There is an industry expectation for people to 'work for free' to get experience

There is an industry expectation for people to 'work for free' to get experience

'A lot of clients use agencies as bait to get cross quotes, which isn't a fair way of working'

'A lot of clients use agencies as bait to get cross quotes, which isn't a fair way of working'

How to use influencer marketing for B2B events

How to use influencer marketing for B2B events

'I don't think event management degrees know enough about real-life events'

'I don't think event management degrees know enough about real-life events'

Voice-activated entertainment systems and first-class cabins with three beds

Voice-activated entertainment systems and first-class cabins with three beds

'There is a big issue of burnout in agencies, there is no quiet season any more'

'There is a big issue of burnout in agencies, there is no quiet season any more'

What you need to know about cannabis at events

What you need to know about cannabis at events

'Events can be really stressful, so it's important to have a laugh along the way'

'Events can be really stressful, so it's important to have a laugh along the way'

6 steps to creating the ultimate exhibition stand

6 steps to creating the ultimate exhibition stand

New data and privacy rules place an 'undue burden' on smaller event companies

New data and privacy rules place an 'undue burden' on smaller event companies

INVNT boss reveals secret behind 'inspiring high performers' in events

INVNT boss reveals secret behind 'inspiring high performers' in events

'We should try to eliminate industry jargon and buzzwords, they can be alienating'

'We should try to eliminate industry jargon and buzzwords, they can be alienating'

Case study: ISBA's 2019 conference at the Troxy

Case study: ISBA's 2019 conference at the Troxy

'Our work-­life balance needs to improve - we do long hours, especially on­site'

'Our work-­life balance needs to improve - we do long hours, especially on­site'

'A call is always better than an email'

'A call is always better than an email'

Why events should cater for 'plant-curious' delegates

Why events should cater for 'plant-curious' delegates

'We matter to the event as much as the production and budget'

'We matter to the event as much as the production and budget'

'It's good to experience the culture of a location first-hand for proposing incentives'

'It's good to experience the culture of a location first-hand for proposing incentives'

Events must adapt when attendees demand change

Events must adapt when attendees demand change

'My motto is kill with kindness - asking for things with a smile will get you further'

'My motto is kill with kindness - asking for things with a smile will get you further'

Subvention 'can sway' destination choice for associations

Subvention 'can sway' destination choice for associations

'Without agencies taking a punt on me at 19, I'd never be in the role I'm in today'

'Without agencies taking a punt on me at 19, I'd never be in the role I'm in today'

Bigger isn't always better for an event agency

Bigger isn't always better for an event agency

Planners must use an event's data before it 'dies'

Planners must use an event's data before it 'dies'

'I'm sure that most event professionals would want to get their hands on Fyre Festival'

'I'm sure that most event professionals would want to get their hands on Fyre Festival'

'Our student placements usually get a job afterwards - they become an asset to us'

'Our student placements usually get a job afterwards - they become an asset to us'

Key findings revealed in 'Value of Experience' report

Key findings revealed in 'Value of Experience' report

Helicopters over Hawai'i - the best venues, hotels and activities

Helicopters over Hawai'i - the best venues, hotels and activities

'Push the boundaries - if someone says something can't be done, I'll find a solution'

'Push the boundaries - if someone says something can't be done, I'll find a solution'

'To hear Michelle Obama say we'd done a great job and get a hug was incredible'

'To hear Michelle Obama say we'd done a great job and get a hug was incredible'

Behind the glitz at award ceremonies

Behind the glitz at award ceremonies

Case study: Lenovo Connect

Case study: Lenovo Connect

'We often see details brushed over - that's the sort of thing we take seriously'

'We often see details brushed over - that's the sort of thing we take seriously'

'My MD gives me additional roles to help me learn, and experiences to develop my skills'

'My MD gives me additional roles to help me learn, and experiences to develop my skills'

Reinventing networking with 'brain dates' for attendees

Reinventing networking with 'brain dates' for attendees

No one should be expected to work for free and the same goes for speakers

No one should be expected to work for free and the same goes for speakers

'I don't think I would have had the same opportunity and support in a bigger company'

'I don't think I would have had the same opportunity and support in a bigger company'

'I'm fortunate to work on events that you sometimes have to pinch yourself at'

'I'm fortunate to work on events that you sometimes have to pinch yourself at'

Why an acquisition is a bit like a first date

Why an acquisition is a bit like a first date

Who are the fastest growing event agencies?

Who are the fastest growing event agencies?

'Young people bring new energy and thinking, and are in touch with what's going on'

'Young people bring new energy and thinking, and are in touch with what's going on'

Download the full State of the Industry: Corporate Report

Download the full State of the Industry: Corporate Report

'There are a lot of opportunities out there, but the industry has problems with diversity'

'There are a lot of opportunities out there, but the industry has problems with diversity'

Case study: Poundland Conference 2018 'The Power of One'

Case study: Poundland Conference 2018 'The Power of One'

How to find and keep new talent

How to find and keep new talent

'People are in this industry for the variety - the dream is that the job keeps changing'

'People are in this industry for the variety - the dream is that the job keeps changing'

Why inclusivity is a top priority at The Guardian's events

Why inclusivity is a top priority at The Guardian's events

'As an industry we need to be braver in telling clients we need more time'

'As an industry we need to be braver in telling clients we need more time'

'We can learn from young talent - they bring enthusiasm and inspire the team'

'We can learn from young talent - they bring enthusiasm and inspire the team'

Why getting personal is the future of events

Why getting personal is the future of events

Does happiness belong in your business model?

Does happiness belong in your business model?

'We need to shout more about how events can enhance companies' objectives'

'We need to shout more about how events can enhance companies' objectives'

Case study: Forward Summit in Calgary

Case study: Forward Summit in Calgary

'I'd love to create a large-scale show for the industry that focused on sustainability'

'I'd love to create a large-scale show for the industry that focused on sustainability'

7 essential event trends for 2019

7 essential event trends for 2019

Getting budget value by being creative and knowing your ROI

Getting budget value by being creative and knowing your ROI

What to expect at IMEX Frankfurt

What to expect at IMEX Frankfurt

Why getting to know your suppliers is better for business

Why getting to know your suppliers is better for business

5 innovative networking formats

5 innovative networking formats

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Leonardo Royal Hotel, Amsterdam: A venue worth talking about

Leonardo Royal Hotel, Amsterdam: A venue worth talking about

The Leonardo Royal Hotel Amsterdam is leading the conversation in contemporary events.

Dublin: A serious place to do business and a great place to relax

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Breaking the conference mould

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5 reasons to choose Malta...

With a warm, sunny climate, stunning backdrops, a rich history and culture, fine gastronomy and activities aplenty, Malta can cater to events of all types.

Everything comes together at PortAventura Business & Events

Located just one hour from Barcelona, PortAventura Business & Events offers spaces to hold anything from 10 to 4000 guests.

The gold standard of luxury hospitality

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In pictures: How events can save the world

The Langham welcomed corporate, agency and association event planners to discuss issues such as crisis management, sustainability, wellbeing, inclusion and harassment in partnership with Ottawa Tourism and the Shaw Centre.

A multitude of opportunities await at Expo Tel Aviv

Located in the heart of Tel Aviv, Israel's largest and most technologically-advanced convention centre offers endless possibilities for event planners.

Why choose Pan Pacific Singapore?

Nestled in the heart of Singapore's bustling Marina Bay, Pan Pacific Singapore offers 790 rooms and suites, 25 state-of-the-art meeting rooms and seven restaurants and bars.

Five things you didn't know about Butlin's

For corporates looking for something unique for their next event, one of Butlin's three UK resorts could be just the place.

Going international: The essential events guide for associations

How do you organise an international event? What are the crucial differences between hosting in your home country and overseas?