Events Careers, HR & Talent Insight

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

UFI 'Next Generation Leadership' Grant

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 […]

HR & Talent Insight

Another full house for the tfconnect HR Group meeting at ExCeL London’s new CentrEd meeting space


February saw the first meeting of the year for our growing community of events HR professionals. We’re now three years on from the first tfconnect HR Group meeting and the opportunity to share and learn from each other is as useful and successful as ever! In the super surroundings of ExCeL’s new education and meetings […]

HR & Talent Insight

The new organisers’ staff skill set

Organiser Staff Skill set

At the AEO Conference last month, Andrew Evans at Centaur Live, suggested a few new, creative and more relevant titles for some key positions within organising companies. They made us laugh, so here they are – Old – Receptionist New – Director of First Impressions Old – Exhibition Director (ED) New – Factual Assessor of Recognised Trading (FART) […]