Reading Room

The Reading Room is our way of keeping you up-to-date with the latest event industry news, views and opinions. Here you can keep abreast of emerging trends, gain valuable industry insights and benefit from advice and tips from industry experts.

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Last Minute Wedding Planning Checklist

Here's our last minute checklist for those precious few weeks of wedding planning.

Apprenticeships - Q&A with Alison Lamplough

Alison Lamplough shares her story of how Laing O’Rourke are investing in apprenticeships.

Interview with Sous Chef Mary Palecek

Interview with our Global Champion, Sous Chef Mary Palecek.

Modern Learning - Q&A with Andy Stopps

An interview with Director of e-learning Andy Stopps.

Real Wedding: Becky and Richard's Story

Becky and Richard celebrated thieir Harry Potter wedding at Woodside in Warwickshire in[..]

4 Collaboration Tools for the Modern Team

What digital collaboration tools are available that allow employees to work together?

Real Wedding: Emma and Ben's Story

Emma and Ben celebrated their wedding at Highgate House, Northamptonshire in July 2016.

Doing Things on Purpose: How the Single-Minded Pursuit of Simple Actions Beats Multi-Tasking Hands Down

Glenn Mead, Performance Psychologist talks about neuroscience and how the brain functions[..]

Using Structure for More Creative Meetings

Will Woodward shares an article about how best to use structure for more creative[..]

Exciting Times for Meeting Venues

MD Tim Chudley discusses the increasing demand for flexibility and creativity in the[..]

Modern Learning – What you Need to Know

Andy Stopps explores everything you need to know about modern learning.

Working Together As A Team – What Can We Achieve?

Lucy Mcgibbon, Director of Teamscapes Learning explores what it takes to be a great team.

How to Motivate your Remote Team

Do you manage a remote team? Here's some tips on how to best motivate them.

Real Wedding: Luisa and Stephen's Story

Luisa and Stephen celebrated their winter wedding at Woodside in December.

Top 5 New Year’s Resolutions for the Workplace

5 top workplace New Year's resolutions and tips to sticking to them.

Real Wedding: Sarah and Jon's Story

Sarah and Jon celebrated their wedding at Highgate House in August.

Real Wedding: Samantha and Daniel's Story

Samantha and Daniel held their winter wedding at Highgate House in December.

7 Tips for Planning an Outdoor Wedding

Always dreamt of tying the knot outside? Read our top tips for planning an outdoor[..]

Top Tips for Planning the Perfect Kick-Off Meeting

Planning a kick-off meeting? Read our top tips to ensure yours is effective.

4 Benefits of Team Building Ahead of a New Year

What are the benefits of team building ahead of the New Year?

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