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How to plan the perfect Christmas party

Jade Day, Event Sales Manager at Whittlebury Hall Conference, shares her 4 step guide to planning the perfect Christmas party! Yet to plan your office Christmas party for 2018? Don’t panic – there’s still plenty of time to pull out…
Hospitality Events
August 31, 2018
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Small But Significantly Stronger

Paula Kelsey, Managing Director of Cloud 9 Event Management, joins H&E North once again to discusses the aims of the Alliance of Independent Event Agencies, formed in early 2017 for privately owned event agencies working in the MICE sector. A…
Hospitality Events
July 26, 2018
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The Thing About Fam Trips…

Paula Kelsey, Managing Director of Cloud 9 Event Management, offers her opinion on fam trips and how to deal with the timewasters... Around this time last year, there were some stories doing the rounds about a number of regular faces…
Hospitality Events
July 5, 2018
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How to engage event attendees on social media

Tracey Chappell, the National Sales Manager at Venuelior, talks to H&E North about how to engage event attendees on social media. Connecting event buyers with unique venues is Venuelior’s forte, assisting them to host exceptional events with the help of…
Hospitality Events
April 26, 2018
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Food for Thought

Tracey Chappell, the National Sales Manager at Venuelior, talks to H&E North about ‘brain food’ and making healthy corporate catering choices. As the caterer of choice for around 4.4 million guests every day, at Venuelior we get to observe food…
Hospitality Events
March 6, 2018
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Academic Venues Can Teach You a Thing or Two

Richard Bridge, CEO at Top Banana, which specialists in leadership driven events and communications, gives H&E North his view on academic venues... Academic venues offer some of the latest and greatest facilities, yet are still plagued by stereotypes such as…
Hospitality Events
January 26, 2018
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Event Planning: Things to Remember

Becky Walker, Head of Pitch Strategy at events agency Fresh examines three key areas that help event planning and how they can help event companies and in house functions become more strategic in their approach to events. Earlier on this…
Hospitality Events
December 6, 2017
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Five Must-have Corporate Event Bands

Planning a Christmas party this year? Here are five must-have corporate event bands for 2017! Function Central provide the very best in live music for office Christmas parties and corporate functions across the UK and worldwide, but their most popular…
Hospitality Events
June 23, 2017
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H&E North’s new edition is out now!

Missed Anything? Hospitality & Events North’s latest magazine, chock full of informative features and news, was hot off the press mid-April. If you haven’t got your hands on a copy yet you can peruse our latest edition and other past…
Hospitality Events
April 28, 2017
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Top Tradeshow Tips

H&E North was at International Confex 2017 this week, probably one of the best opportunities for tradeshow dealing and networking on the events industry calendar. With so much riding on just a couple of days in the majestic Olympia London,…
Hospitality Events
March 3, 2017
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Feeling Blue

There are weather warnings in place, today’s Friday the 13th and Blue Monday is just on the other side of this weekend. So, what can we do to cheer ourselves up? Hurrah! We’ve managed to make it to the second…
Hospitality Events
January 13, 2017
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Time To Call The Christmas Temps?

For many companies the use of temporary staff is vitally important during the busy festive period. Temporary staff, particularly from an agency, give businesses access to, highly experienced and flexible workforce that can be handpicked for bespoke businesses in hospitality,…
Hospitality Events
December 9, 2016
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Back in Black

With around £1.3 billion expected to be spent online today and in the coming days, it’s safe to say that the US import of Black Friday has landed firmly on our shores. Just like every other day of the year,…
Hospitality Events
November 25, 2016