We’re combining work and play this episode. Fergus O’connell, author of The Project Management Book shares his common sense advice for events professionals. Smith and Sinclair share their entrepreneurial story creating amazing adult play experiences through boozy confectionary and how they maintain a culture of innovation at the company.
What sort of candidates are events companies looking for? What sort of companies are candidates looking for? George sits down with Pippa and Lucia from Corecruitment to find out just that. Once you’ve recruited the best people how do you retain them? We’ve got an EventLAB panel answering just that. The News Digest are tackling 3 fascinating stories this week - What going cashless means for events, is there a rise in food fraud? and the plans for a major new music venue in London’s East End have just been unveiled.
What are the key traits of a modern leader? How important is humility? How to you build a fantastic work culture? Just some of the questions we are asking this episode as we are joined by two experts on the subject. Deborah Ward, Managing Director of Camm & Hooper sits down for our very first “7 Minutes with…”, then Mark Leruste, Motivational Speaker & Founder of the Unconventionalists is sharing his hard won wisdom about what it takes to be a great modern leader.
It’s our final episode focusing on engagement, innovation and technology. Lauren Perkins, the Founder of Perks Consulting talks through smart devices, the internet of things and how they might be employed at events. Then we’ve got highlights from our panel “Cost-Effective Ways to Personalise the Live Event and Surprise Your Audience”. Finally, it’s love, Fyre fest and audience questions for the News Digest.