Events can be exciting, thrilling, nerve wracking, heart rate rising and all round amazing but one thing is for sure, they are always a lot of work. For those who are doing their first time events, here are 7 random tips just for you (because I've got your back).
1. This is a rollercoaster. Hold on.
You will be up, you will be down, you will be upside down and around. Every emotion inside of you, you will feel. And that's ok. Actually, it's more than ok - it's normal.
2. Your time management skills will be tested
Weeks 1 - 3 you will do a whole lotta work. Weeks 4 - 6 you will feel like you are on autopilot. Weeks 7 - 8 you will be crazyrunningaroundwhatwasithinkingihavesomuchtodoohmygod! Use my toolkit and be dedicated to be consistent and forward thinking in your actions as much as possible.
3. Your expenses will blow out
Just like renovating, just like holidays, just like your grocery bill, your event could cost you more than expected (did you factor in AV, your travel and parking, printing, gifts, flowers, getting a blow dry or even that new dress you just had to buy for the day?). When you first do your budget, just add on a little buffer for your unexpected expenses.Read More