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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Adding extra ‘wow’ factor to your CV using a LinkedIn and Microsoft Word integration

Your CV is already great. It’s professional but not stuffy, it’s detailed but concise, and it’s formatted, proofed and searchable for all relevant key words. But… what have your events industry counterparts included in their CV’s that you haven’t? It’s often the finer details that can make others’ CV’s more searchable and give them a

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UFI’s ‘Next Generation Leadership’ Grant throws a spotlight on future top-talent in the events industry

As a topic, looking at the ‘future leaders’ of the exhibition industry is certainly hotter than hot at the moment! Last week, UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, announced a new initiative aimed at bringing together highly-talented exhibition professionals to define their vision on where we’re heading as an industry. This will effectively

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Events Sales: The secret formula for a winning salesperson

tfconnect might specialise in senior events roles but we also handle events sales vacancies for some of the world’s largest exhibition organisers and venues. While there is always a huge demand for great exhibitions salespeople – we’ve seen an influx of new sales roles this month as organisers gear up to tackle the year ahead. We took some time out with our Events Sales

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