Dispelling the Talent Myth

Far too often, industry players will say that there’s not enough talent in the industry. The simple truth is that those saying that are just looking in the wrong places! Without doubt, it can be challenging to attract top candidates to new opportunities. Current employers will be eager to keep them, and candidates are often

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Emotional Intelligence – Smarter than IQ!

You don’t need to have done Algebra at school to be able to work out the relationship between Emotional Quotient (EQ), known also as Emotional Intelligence (EI) and Employee Engagement (EE). Very simply, if you can’t demonstrate that you care, in the way that your employees relate (which is kinda the point by the way),

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Eventprofs Experience…Who Cares?

Customer experience is key to event success. Understanding how well our event has gone down is critical to driving how we develop that event in the future. Re-booking rates are a clear measure of success and an obvious indication that the event has hit the mark with its audience. But what of those behind the

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Meet Edward Weisz – Consultant, Global Search

The latest addition to the tfconnect team of global search consultants is Edward Weisz – a focused and passionate recruiter with an infectiously positive attitude. Edward specialises in managing mid-level vacancies for our global clients covering the whole spectrum of roles within the industry – marketing, sales, operations and event  data/analysis.   If you’re ready to

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What’s it like to work in the Events Industry?

Did you know… The UK Events Industry is worth over £42.3 billion to the UK economy every year (and growing) with more than half a million people in full-time employment in the sector, 10,000 venues to choose from, and over 1.3 million business events taking place every year! And, across the pond, the US Events industry directly contributes

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