Time-saving hacks for event planners
Time-saving hacks for event planners

As great as having an abundance of time to plan an event would be, in most cases we find that ample lead time and manageable timelines are more best-case scenarios than actual realities...

Issued by Worx Group 3 hours ago

Building the Shared Value ecosystem in Africa - Insights from 2018 Africa Shared Value Summit
Building the Shared Value ecosystem in Africa - Insights from 2018 Africa Shared Value Summit

One of the strongest themes of the 2018 Africa Shared Value was the importance of businesses investing in the creation of sustainable Shared Value ecosystems for long-term success...

Issued by Shift Social Development 3 days ago

Standard Bank Top Women Awards calls for entries
Standard Bank Top Women Awards calls for entries

Few initiatives showcase, encourage and reward the positive impact successful women have on their communities in the same wide-reaching, yet inclusive style of the Standard Bank Top Women Awards...

By Asanda Munyu, Issued by Topco Media 13 Jun 2018

The main gate is getting a makeover
The main gate is getting a makeover

The flagship entrance at Gallagher Convention Centre is getting a facelift...

Issued by Gallagher Convention Centre 13 Jun 2018

Special offers to suit your budget
Special offers to suit your budget

Gallagher Convention Centre is offering special conference packages to warm their clients and their budgets this winter...

Issued by Gallagher Convention Centre 12 Jun 2018

Future-proofing events - one eventuality you can expect
Future-proofing events - one eventuality you can expect

While future-proofing can seem quite daunting - how can you foresee new services such as Airbnb and Uber which disrupt whole industries? - there is one increasingly obvious future concern that the events industry (and other industries, too) can acknowledge and start adapting for now...

Issued by Scan Display 31 May 2018

Professional MCs - They're worth it
Professional MCs - They're worth it

While there have been a few occasions where we've been pleasantly surprised by the hidden presenting talents of our guests, MC-ing in general is far more complex a skill than most people assume...

Issued by Worx Group 30 May 2018

Why a great AV tech supplier can be the key to success
Why a great AV tech supplier can be the key to success

We've all been there: you're in the throes of planning a big event, the budget is feeling a little tight, and you're searching for a good place to cut costs. With your eyes scrolling over the budget, you come across a line: AV tech supplier...

Issued by Worx Group 25 May 2018

Worx Group young talent: Meet Thato and Merveille
Worx Group young talent: Meet Thato and Merveille

Worx Group caught up with two young talents from its shop to find out how entering the workforce at a young age has challenged and influenced them...

Issued by Worx Group 24 May 2018

Explore doing business to profit with purpose at the 2018 Africa Shared Value Summit
Explore doing business to profit with purpose at the 2018 Africa Shared Value Summit

Future-proof your business and book tickets now for the second annual Africa Shared Value Summit, set to take place this week, on 24-25 May, at The Maslow conference centre in Sandton...

Issued by Shift Social Development 23 May 2018

Worx Group young talent: Meet Chandelle and Abigail
Worx Group young talent: Meet Chandelle and Abigail

Internship programmes continue to assist in bridging the gap for graduates and individuals entering the workforce for the very first time...

Issued by Worx Group 22 May 2018

Event must-haves vs event nice-to-have
Event must-haves vs event nice-to-have

When you're starting to plan your next big event, things can get overwhelming. With so many choices to take into account, decisions to make, factors to consider, and balls to keep in the air, even the smallest of details can feel like a huge deal...

Issued by Worx Group 18 May 2018

Corporate events matter now more than ever...
Corporate events matter now more than ever...

Events grant you many benefits that the other elements of marketing communications do not. Namely, a captive audience - and a number of people you want to reach in the same place at the same time...

By Angelique Shekleton, Issued by Multi-Media 17 May 2018

Dentsu Aegis Network, bringing another first to Africa - The Story Lab Content Summit
Dentsu Aegis Network, bringing another first to Africa - The Story Lab Content Summit

The Story Lab is a global investor, producer and distributor of premium entertainment content, headquartered in London with offices in over 16 markets, including South Africa...

Issued by Dentsu Aegis Network 15 May 2018

The power of unconventional venues
The power of unconventional venues

For the modern-day event planner, unconventional eventing is an undeniable trend in the future...

Issued by Worx Group 14 May 2018

Event budgeting: The basics
Event budgeting: The basics

When you're planning an event for the first time, few things are more daunting than putting together your first budget...

Issued by Worx Group 11 May 2018

Event budgeting: Money saving tips
Event budgeting: Money saving tips

There's always a great thrill in planning corporate events, but once budget talks are on the table, the excitement tends to die down...

Issued by Worx Group 9 May 2018

Using technology to personalise your event experience
Using technology to personalise your event experience

In an age of instant information and constant smartphone connectivity, today's event guests expect personalisation at all times, and this has never been more relevant than it is in the event space...

Issued by Worx Group 7 May 2018