Should You Serve Alcohol at Your Event?

Should You Serve Alcohol at Your Event?

When planning any type of event, one of the first questions to consider is whether or not to include a bar during your function. While people generally expect there to be a bar at most social functions, they are not always expected during corporate events. Including alcohol service to your event can add to the expense, but it can also encourage people to relax and enjoy themselves more. Event Planning Fort Lauderdale --  Cost of Adding a Bar Most banquet facilities can accommodate a...

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Make Your Networking Efforts Pay Dividends

Make Your Networking Efforts Pay Dividends

Most people understand the value of networking. But many don't approach it the right way to achieve the most benefits. Networking involves finding other people who can help you in some way, whether it is professionally, personally, or even emotionally. But making the right connections is better than making the most connections possible. Networking Events South Florida -- Getting Started If you are new to networking, getting started is easy. The first thing you want to do is to research ...

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Public Relations Can Be Used to Promote Practically Anything

Public Relations Can Be Used to Promote Practically Anything

People who aren't familiar with public relations often confuse it with advertising. They aren't the same thing. While a public relations campaign can be used to promote a product, a business, a brand, an event, or something else related to a business, it also encompasses much, much more. Public Relations Fort Lauderdale -- Different than Advertising Frequently, public relations campaigns are used in conjunction with an advertising campaign. But the two work completely differently. A...

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Fast and Easy Keys to Successful Event Planning

Fast and Easy Keys to Successful Event Planning

Event planning can be highly stressful. But if you need to organize an event for your business, organization, school, or another group, here are some fast and easy ways to streamline your planning so you can ease some of that anxiety. Event Planning Fort Lauderdale - Determine a Budget For most event planners, money is the cause of most of the worry. But when you develop a budget for your event before you begin, you always know exactly how much you can spend. The key to financial planni...

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Successful Event Planning Secrets You Need to Know

Successful Event Planning Secrets You Need to Know

If you want people to enjoy the events you plan, you need to give them what they truly want: An experience to remember. Creating a memorable event isn't rocket science. In fact, there are a few shortcuts that can help make just about any event fun, exciting, and enjoyable. Here are a couple of ideas to help you plan your next amazing event. Event Planning Fort Lauderdale -- Lubricate Your Guests Alcohol is served at parties and other social gatherings for a reason: It helps loosen pe...

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Benefits of Hosting Your Holiday Party in January

Benefits of Hosting Your Holiday Party in January

By the time the holidays are over, most people are exhausted. There's just so much to do between Thanksgiving and New Year's Day. While the holidays can be fun, they also can be extremely stressful, especially when there are presents to buy, social events to attend, and family to see. So why add to the stress of the holidays by planning your holiday party at the same time as everyone else. Instead, you can have an easier, more satisfying experience planning your holiday party in January or...

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5 Critical Elements of Corporate Event Planning

5 Critical Elements of Corporate Event Planning

When you are planning a corporate event for your business, there are a lot of little details to worry about. And if any single one of them goes wrong, it could be your reputation -- or the reputation of your business -- that is on the line. Everything from the lighting in the breakout rooms to the types of ball point pens attendees are provided are important. Details matter. So it pays to pay attention to even the smallest things. But when you take care of the biggest things, many of the ...

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Dealing with a Negative Public Relations Issue

Dealing with a Negative Public Relations Issue

Most companies use public relations to create a positive message about their products, brand, or services. But sometimes it's necessary to use public relations to explain or control a negative issue. It's not always possible to control everything that happens to your business. Things can and will go wrong. But through the effective use of public relations, it's often possible to control your message and put a positive spin on negative news -- or at least minimize the damage to your business's...

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Planning Corporate Events Can Be Harder than It Looks

Planning Corporate Events Can Be Harder than It Looks

Your boss casually mentions that he would like you to plan the business's next corporate event. "All right, I've got this," you think. But the more you think about it the more intimidating the task of planning your next corporate event becomes. As it turns out there are a lot of moving parts that you will be responsible for. Here is a list of just some of the most important. Corporate Event Planners Miami -- Scheduling a Date At first glance, choosing a date for your corporate even...

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Super Simple Ways to Instantly Improve Your Networking Skills

Super Simple Ways to Instantly Improve Your Networking Skills

Regardless of what type of business you are in, networking is an essential skill. It's often not what you know but who you know that can make the difference between success and failure. But networking isn't something that comes easily to many people, especially if they aren't accustomed to interacting with strangers. So here are some fast, simple, and easy ways to improve your networking skills so you can slam dunk your next business interactions. Networking Events South Florida - Practice...

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