5 ways to cope with the everyday stresses of working in events.

1st June 2019 General Stuff Planning Practical Tips 1

It is well documented that event planning is the 5th most stressful job in the world. This doesn’t surprise me as we are constantly faced with tight deadlines and reduced budgets. No two days are the same which means you are constantly having to think on your feet and usually pull the unimaginable out of… Read more

Good supplier relationships are key!

21st March 2019 General Stuff 0

Today i reinforced my belief in the value of building good relationships with your suppliers. With an event looming and an oversight being made, it was so good to be able to make one phone call and everything to be sorted. Although i think courtesy and mutial respect go a long way it would seem… Read more

Faulty’s Top 3 Trends for 2019

17th February 2019 General Stuff Planning 0

Its that time of year when everyone airs their predictions for the industry over the next 12 months. Although i do believe some are driven by professionals and what they are pushing for rather than trends created through the needs and wants of clients and delegates, but i still find them a good pointer for… Read more

Faulty Review – Doubletree Hilton Liverpool

29th December 2018 Faulty's Reviews 0

It’s not very often that I do a site visit at a new hotel or venue and get immediately blown away by it. The Doubletree by Hilton Liverpool is one of those venues. Initially I just thought it was going to be another typical sterile Hilton property, looking and feeling like 50 other hotels I… Read more

5 reasons to use a bar or restaurant for your next meeting.

1st August 2018 General Stuff Planning 1

There are so many more places that can accommodate seminars and meetings than you think. Believe it or not bars and restaurants can be great spaces to hold a seminar or meeting. It always annoys me when people don’t think outside the box and head straight to the first hotel they find. When you look… Read more