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Slaying on stage: why your next event needs a female keynote speaker

Aug 6, 2019, Author: Candice May

In a not-too-distant past, many a conference or event programme resembled an 80s lawn bowling team. Well, we don’t see people clamoring for seats for the next Bowls SA Masters Singles Championship now, do we? But when Arianna Huffington comes out for a Discovery Leadership Summit in Sandton, it’s […]

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The millennial mindset: how to engage the emerging generation 

Jun 20, 2019, Author: Candice May

The millennial generation – that’s anyone born between 1981 and 1996 (ages 23 to 38 in 2019) – is taking over the workforce. By 2020, they’re expected to make up half the global workforce (crazy, right?). What this means for the meetings and events sector is that organisers need to […]

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How to use social media to stand out from the crowd

May 2, 2019, Author: Candice May

Attending conferences can be a big expense for your business, and it’s not easy to build meaningful relationships and get a return on investment that goes beyond learning for all this. Organisers may try to ease awkward introductions with networking events, and the majority of […]

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Conscious conferencing 101

Dec 10, 2018, Author: Candice May

It goes without saying that our throw-away society has a seriously detrimental effect on the environment and it’s up to individuals, companies and industries to start acting to effect change. But how does one start? We suggest eco-conferencing! Follow our simple guide to make a difference and design a more sustainable business event.   READ MORE […]

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Smart planning and consistent monitoring … the key to expo success

Oct 11, 2018, Author: Hello Joburg

While exhibiting at a major trade show can potentially yield positive returns for a consumer brand, products won’t simply fly off the shelves without intensive planning. Johnny Malherbe, show manager at the Rand Show, explains how exhibitors can gain the most of their investment, not […]

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Conferencing for the cool kids

Jul 5, 2018, Author: Carly Ritz

For the kids of today, attending a trade show or family fun day may not seem like the in thing to do let alone be seen at. But the conferencing and event industry in Joburg has certainly upped its game when it comes to attracting younger crowds. […]