The NOT to do list

The NOT to do list

If you’re anything like me, you probably link productivity to making to-do lists. Teasing tasks out of your head and onto paper, only to satisfyingly cross them off as you get them done. It just feels so good! Productivity and prioritizing go hand in hand, and...
Event Planners Holiday Survival Guide

Event Planners Holiday Survival Guide

Dear fellow event planner, It’s time you took a day for yourself! You spend all year taking care of everyone else. You’re the first on site and the last to leave. You look after everyone else’s needs and go the ten extra miles to make them happy. You’re the one up at...
Stay Calm. Plan On.

Stay Calm. Plan On.

The last day I held a reception was the worst day of my week. Firstly, the guests couldn’t find the venue because the signs had disappeared. Then the caterers’ truck broke down. Even worse, the keynote speaker was late. All of our nerves were rattled, especially mine....