Five lucky readers can win a free copy of Paul J. Abbott’s new book for event organisers, Events Are Easy…
With a career spanning 25 years, Paul J. Abbott knows events. He has welcomed delegates to a wide range of venues from specialist conference centres to vast arenas and organised spectacular performance events in concert halls and public spaces.
Paul now works as an independent events consultant, leadership coach, trainer, and author. All of his expertise and experience was learned ‘on the job’, working his way up from events assistant to director in different organisations, delivering thousands of events along the way. He has a reputation for his attention to detail, imagination, and the quality of his work. He has significant leadership and industry experience, having served as non-executive director on several boards, Director of Events in a UK Conservatoire and Artistic Director of an award-winning contemporary music festival.
Alongside his work with celebrities and major names in music, radio and television, Paul has delivered high quality community events and showcased next generation talent. Paul is a talented composer and performer in his own right, gaining a PhD in Music from the University of York enabling him to view live events from many different angles which gives him unique perspectives to share through his writing, training and public speaking.
Now, he’s collated all of his expertise into a book: Events Are Easy…, offering a practical overview to help anyone who needs to plan and deliver any kind of event. Paul shares insights on everything from developing an idea and turning it into a plan, to delivering and evaluating the event with simple explanations of common terminology and practical guides on identifying content, working with venues, risk management, sustainability, and a whole lot more.
“I have a unique perspective on how events work,” says Paul. “This book brings together practical advice from my own experiences with reflections from an exciting career which I hope will inspire you, whatever stage you are at on your events journey.”
To grab your copy, visit Eventsareeasy. co.uk or to book a coaching session with Paul visit Seratoner.co.uk