Events

Reputation Management

2nd April 2018

How to make sure your event sends out the right vibes and what to do if it doesn’t, with top tips from Event Insurance Services It is inevitable, not everyone is going to like your […]

Events

Contractor Health and Safety

2nd April 2018

The selection and management of staff and contractors with event safety expert Chris Hannam As far as the event industry is concerned, it is perhaps in the area of staff and contractors that quality, competence […]

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Local Liaison

3rd March 2018

John Radford highlights the importance of local liaison when planning an outdoor event, and how to get it right You’ve worked hard to plan your project or event. Your sums add up (hopefully), the team […]

Risk Assessment Diagram
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Risk Assessment

3rd March 2018

Getting your head around risk assessment with Chris Hannam I am sure that most of you will have heard of risk assessments and you may know they are a legal requirement, but do you know […]

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Marquees

28th February 2018

A product showcase with a difference; see first hand how these event marquees were put to use  Company: TentStyle Website: www.tentstyle.co.uk Telephone: 01403 333135 Name of event: Winter Ball. Description of event: Fundraising Winter Ball […]

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Event Volunteers

28th February 2018

How to recruit, train and motivate volunteers staff, with Nick Eade and Katie Radley The event management industry is changing dramatically and becoming standardised rapidly, particularly in the last decade. The overwhelming majority of academics […]

Farm Business Innovation Show
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Procurement

28th February 2018

Are we just talking about the process of buying, or is ‘procurement’ a rather more detailed function? John Radford discusses From a business perspective, procurement is not the same as purchasing. Procurement deals with the […]

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Fire!

26th January 2018

The fundamentals of fire safety for outdoor events with safety expert Chris Hannam For any outdoor event or festival to run safely, it is essential that there is suitable and sufficient pre-planning on behalf of […]

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Welfare Service

26th January 2018

It’s much more than just ‘the drugs tent’ says Corinne Lane My first experience of working in a welfare service was with Penny Mellor at Reading Festival. When the charity Penny worked for, Festival Welfare […]

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Event Marketing Toolkit: Part 3

26th January 2018

The final instalment in event marketing from the team at Event Insurance Services – useful tools for promoting your event We have looked at pre-event, mid-event and post-event promotion in the previous two articles in […]