Good supplier relationships are key!

21st March 2019 General Stuff Planning 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 Planning 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

Gender equality in the events industry – are we up to the Pankhurst standard?

18th June 2018 General Stuff 0

Recently i had one of those days were I felt very privileged to do what I do. It’s not very often that I attend an event were I am truly inspired and may I say it star struck. Our speaker for the event was Helen Pankhurst, great-granddaughter of Emmeline Pankhurst the head of the suffragette… Read more

Top 5 ways to become a better people manager in the events industry.

15th March 2018 Planning 0

  I have seen a lot of articles recently on poor management and how staff leave people not companies. I myself have encountered both very good and very bad managers over the years and it really can affect your life both inside and outside of work. Event Managers spend alot of their time managing people… Read more