What one top tip would you give someone starting off in the events industry?


(Melissa Saunders) #1

There’s no substitute for experience but we can all use a handy hint learnt along the way so what’s your one top tip?

(Marino Fresch) #2

Done is better than perfect.

(Melissa Saunders) #3

Yes! Best efforts and get it out the door!

(Nick Lawson) #4

“If we create it people will come” ≠ reality

(Alex Velinov) #5

Keep Calm and Carry On

(Melissa Saunders) #6

Laughed and cried when I read this. Spent far too much blood, sweat and tears on a particular project because my employer spent millions believing the above to be the case. Unbelievable. We will have a beer and a chat about that fiasco one day!!

(Melissa Saunders) #7

One thing I learnt early on in my events career was not to take things such as , project changes, budget cuts etc.personally - it’s hard when you’re so passionate about what you do - but it’s “just” business so you do indeed need to keep calm and carry on!

(Phil Vintin) #8

Which part of the above? Just getting something done rather than doing it well?

(Melissa Saunders) #9

The build it and they will come post! Sorry it wasn’t clear!