Failure, Glory, Crashing Waves, Mental Health & Me
When I tell people about what I’m doing, I often get asked the question “Are you mad?”. The short answer to that question is yes, I absolutely am.
The Confession of an Eventepreneur
This is the most honest I’ve ever been about being an eventepreneur. It’s extremely difficult for me to talk about this stuff and I’m concerned that it will make me look weak. But in truth, I’m tired of smiling and saying that everything is fine.
19 Confidence Do’s & Don’ts I’ve Learnt From Those I Love Most
We all know confidence is a big component of success – it’s the determinant of achievement, the drive that keeps you going. But we don’t always have as much confidence on hand as we need.
Planning An Event? Here’s How To Keep Calm & Carry On
Working in events is stressful. Rated 5th on the most stressful jobs of 2016, event planners share the top 10 with military personnel, airline pilots and firefighters.
Sex & Alcohol Makes You Happier Than Having Kids & Religion
Money may not be able to buy happiness, but a life filled with sex & alcohol surely can — at least, according to new research this is.
Wow Humanity Really Does Exist in London After All
At some point in our lives we all feel lonely irrespective of the city we live in, what we do for a living or how many people we have around us; yet nothing reminds us that we’re never alone more than the kindness of strangers.
5 Tips on How to Handle High Maintenance Clients
As with any business in a service industry, events has its fair share of high maintenance clients, you know the ones I mean, those who call 10 times a day, email even more and somehow always push every one of your buttons until you start to lose your mind?
Oi! Stop Breaking Your Own Damn Heart!
Stop telling yourself you’re not good enough. Stop thinking you’re less. Stop walking around with your head to the ground, picking at every flaw, focusing on every deficiency, making a list of wrongs just to tape it to your chest and label yourself as unworthy.
Eneko at One Aldwych: Marrying Flavours Across Cultures
Marrying flavours across cuisines has been in practice for centuries. It’s only a natural progression in our evolution as people move around and settle in different parts of the world and food is the central sharing element across cultures.
5 Time Saving Steps to Creating Your First Newsletter
Email newsletters are bigger than ever before, and with the rise of the digital sphere, the ways in which we can create and consume content are constantly adapting and evolving. One method which has gained particular popularity in recent months is the email newsletter.
Summer Birthday? Be Inspired By These Awesome London Venues
From hipster hangouts in Shoreditch to posh party venues in Mayfair, London’s abundance of spaces that will make your friends wish they had changed their flights back from Ibiza.
Does Productivity Have a Set Time and Place?
The world around us is rapidly changing, and by that I don’t mean climate change. One big change – and I feel that maybe this doesn’t mean much to my generation – the level of freedom we have is an incredible privilege because it was that not long ago, that us women didn’t have the right to vote or even wear trousers.
Guess What’s Been Dubbed The Most Off-putting Thing You Can Possibly Do in An Email?
Work emails are, as we all well know, a potential minefield; tone can be lost, meanings misinterpreted, and tensions can reach insane new highs with each person you passive aggressively CC in.
My Open Letter to a Friend Who Needs to Realise Their Self-Worth
We’ve been taught to cover up the ugly parts, mask the pain, and respond with routine answers of “Things are good,” and “I’m fine,” whenever someone asks how we are. We keep silent about too many things, at the risk of misinterpretation or judgment for the irrational fears and self-doubt we all share.