Most of us, at some time in our lives, have to plan an event, whether it’s is a birthday party, a wedding or even a conference! The problem is that planning such an event involves a lot of work: a lot of thinking about themes and decoration, a lot of time and labour, and very often, a lot of money. And for some, planning an event is a step into uncharted territory, going off the map to where it's marked 'Here be dragons'. So, wouldn't it be wonderful if you could learn the basics of event planning, all those shortcuts and helpful hints, so you could plan more efficiently and, more cost-effectively, and minus the stress? Well, you can. With this book, experienced event planner Deborah Granville tells you all you need to know to plan and stage all your life events - your wedding, your child's birthday party, and even funerals for loved ones, because yes, they take planning too. You'll find out: how to ensure there is enough food for all of your guests so that none of them go home hungry how to choose a theme that will help bring your ideas together for greatest impact how to get your guests mixing with one another rather than sticking to their own exclusive groups how to avoid falling foul of the law by making you aware of regulations and much more... Make planning your next event so much easier with this handy, easy-to-read guide to event planning from someone who has been there, done that, and excelled! Fabulous Functions for the Faint-Hearted: A Simple Guide to Event Planning is for you, someone who finds the whole idea of planning a party or corporate event, quite frankly, frightening. Worry no more. This book is event planning made easy by an expert. So come on, get reading and look forward to planning your next event.
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Deborah Granville, founder and director of DezEvents.com, has been a singer, lawyer, charity professional and now event planner and blogger. She has run all kinds of events, from a large scale tour of a medical research facility attended by the then Prime Minister Tony Blair, motivational weekend workshops, charity balls with celebrities and politicians, quizzes, film showings and networking events, as well as receptions at the House of Lords. Deborah relishes a challenge both in her professional as well as her personal life, and has taken part in a 60k walk around London as well as a 10K run and an abseil. She lives in London with her family.
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Book Description DezEvents, 2016. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0993531105
Book Description DezEvents. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk0993531105