Merlinsoft Ltd’s ‘Merlin’ solution has been proclaimed the UK’s Best Visitor Attraction Admission Systems Supplier by Lux Life Magazine!
You followed all the steps and the event was a dream (thanks to a lot of a hard work and dedication!) – but what happens now?
The day of your event is finally here – how can you maximise it to ensure that all your hard work yields all the fruits you deserve?
Thanks to the work you’ve already done, you’re crystal clear on: – Who the event is for – Where to hold it – When to hold it – What date/time to hold it on Fantastic! People are going to flock to your event and it’ll be a roaring success. Let’s start thinking about the follow […]
You know what your event is: in addition to your “5 Ws” you also appreciate how market forces relate to event success. What next? Project management You don’t need to be part of a team working to put on a festival for thousands of people to need strong project management – if you’ve ever planned […]
It’s impossible to overstate the importance of organisation. This is true for the vast majority of endeavours, but it has particular significance when it comes to running a successful event. Armed with all the research you completed as a result of finding answers to “the 5 Ws” (see last week’s post for a refresher if […]
By failing to prepare you are preparing to fail – Benjamin Franklin I’ve seen the above quote attributed to many people but, as this is going out on the 4th of July, I’ll let Ben Franklin take credit for it. For what it’s worth, I always think of The Sphinx from the relatively poor 1999 […]
There is a consistent thread that recurs throughout many people who host events up and down the country. Not the massive events with thousands of attendees and huge corporate sponsorship, the regular events that occur throughout the UK every single day of the working week (and sometimes, we hear it rumoured, even on weekends!) That […]
In 2016 the UK soared past Mexico and Germany to become the 6th most visited tourist destination on the planet. Competition has never been fiercer among thousands of historic sites and visitor centres across the country to tap into the growing market of domestic and international visitors. While national theme parks have always benefited from […]
Word of mouth is consistently hailed as the No.1 way to increase sales. Neilsen reports that 84% of people are likely to listen to the recommendations of their friends and family, and 70% would follow online opinions. Put it simply, people trust people more than brands! So how do we tap into this? In this […]