Meetings, Incentives & Events: Sharing Our Knowledge
Sharing knowledge is as important as having knowledge, as such CE&O offers an opportunity to share our life lessons with other industry professionals. Resources to better understand event planning basics to trends in the industry are available.
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Corporate Events & Occasions (CE&O) has been an outsourced partner to numerous Fortune 500 companies over the past 19 years. Our goal is to become an extension of our clients planning team, by providing logistical, marketing, branding and on-site event management. Every client should have a checklist of what to expect when looking to outsource
A great number of companies have shifted their employees to working remotely. I’ve utilized this workplace model since 2001. Overall, it has increased individual productivity and the company bottom line. Unfortunately, I have lost several very talented employees over the years. Those employees thrived in a more structured work environment and face to face interactions
In November of this year, my company will celebrate its 19th years in business. The company began approximately 2 months after the horrific events of 9/11. Friends and family deemed me slightly crazy for starting the company after the attacks. I focused my efforts on preparing for the new way of managing events. Fast forward
Breakfast..Getting Your Meeting or Event Off to a Great Start Breakfast is considered to be one of the most important meals of the day. Many times you would never be able to tell that this is the case at most meetings/events. Breakfast too often is just a few muffins and some fruit (if you’re lucky).
Who, What, When and Why of an Event Emergency Plan Modern events must be prepared for weather challenges to horrific acts. Being ready for emergencies like hurricanes or an attendee having a heart attack, means a plan is a must. Here’s how to get your events, meetings, parties, trade shows, concerts, 5Ks, golf tournaments prepared, and
The old saying goes that location is everything. There is truth in that statement, especially when considering the venue for your event. Finding the ideal venue can be daunting. Here are some tips to help you secure the right venue for your event. Tip 1: Start Early The earlier you secure your venue the better.
One of the biggest events of your life has finally come and gone. Now, you could be feeling run-down, lost and depressed. Many planners and hosts experience this. You put so much time and effort, that you can be truly exhausted. Plus, leading up to an event, healthy habits are often put on hold. Getting healthy again can make
As an event/meeting planner you take the security of your attendees very seriously. What about protecting their information, specifically personal information? With the increasing theft of personal information it is important for planners and event/meeting hosts to protect this information. This protects attendees from ID theft and is significant for liability purposes. Almost all types of events/meetings can
The temperature is rising and keeping your attendees cool and healthy is important. Here are some fun ideas to help keep everyone a bit cooler: • Cooling stations: The old fashion cooling stations are still very important. From “swamp coolers” to indoor air-conditioned areas, this is still valuable to keeping attendees healthy and happy. You can add in