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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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Why you should take your next conference to Time Square

May 23, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Sun Time Square in Pretoria East has been a game-changing investment in the City of Jacarandas since its opening, let alone its conferencing and meeting offerings. This casino and entertainment destination has raised the bar quite high in terms of entertainment, accommodation, restaurants and bars […]

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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 […]

Conferencing, Leisure Activities

Lifestyle add-ons for your Joburg business travel

Apr 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

Business trips need no longer be strictly business thanks to the no-boundaries, blurring-work-and-personal-life millennial generation. Africa’s economic hub is one of the top cities around the world where it’s ‘no work, all play’ with its urban revival and edgy street art that put a spin […]

Accommodation, Conferencing

Airport hotels that will make you want to stay longer

Mar 1, 2019, Author: Candice May

The prospect of conferencing at an airport hotel isn’t exactly thrilling. While runway-adjacent crash pads are focused on convenience, they’re rarely convenient for anything delegates actually want to do. However, sometimes they’re surprising in a good way. We’ve rounded up our top hotels at OR Tambo International […]

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Silverstar conferencing – an all-round offering

Feb 25, 2019, Author: Hello Joburg

Hello Joburgers, conferencing and banqueting at the West Rand’s favourite entertainment destination, Silverstar, is showing strong appeal for corporates looking for an all-in-one offering that guarantees quality and variety. Anneke Potgieter, Director of Operations and Complex General Manager at Silverstar, says the precinct is gaining […]

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Local incentive travel destinations

Feb 13, 2019, Author: Candice May

Whether it’s meeting the golden gaze of a lion deep in the African wilderness, strolling along the white sands of the azure Indian Ocean Islands or riding vintage motorcycles through the picturesque Cape Winelands, there’s no shortage of incredible incentive travel destinations in Africa. But […]

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Convenient conferencing in Sandton

Jan 17, 2019, Author: Candice May

When planning a conference in Sandton, one major factor that professional conference organisers (PCOs) need to consider is that the bustling hub never really has a ‘downtime’, so traffic and parking can be problematic all year round. One solution to this problem is to opt […]

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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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Meetings at sea

Nov 2, 2018, Author: Candice May

If you’re looking to plan an unforgettable meeting, incentive trip, conference or event, look beyond the usual land-based venues to the open sea! In the past, conferencing technology on cruise ships had a bad rap. Today, many cruise ships are extremely well equipped to handle […]