Thoughts on diversity in events

Thoughts on diversity in events

Are you unlocking the full potential of your event? Inclusivity and diversity in events will make your event so much more interesting and throws your attendee base wide open.  I recently read a quote from Catrice M. Jackson (anti-racism speaker), that says, “If you...
Our delegate cancellation and substitution policy tips

Our delegate cancellation and substitution policy tips

When organising an event, budgets matter. One of the variables at play is delegate attendance. So when delegates need to cancel, a  well-thought-out delegate cancellation and substitution policy is not a luxury.  These days, when we put ‘cancellation’ and ‘event’ in...
The Three Pillars of Sustainability in Events

The Three Pillars of Sustainability in Events

The term sustainability is a lot broader than you may think. So what is it and what does that mean for sustainability in events?  Sustainability is a buzzword.  It’s a fact. It’s everywhere.  But that’s not necessarily a bad thing. See.. sometimes things get attention...
Back to Event Business as Usual?!

Back to Event Business as Usual?!

The Auaha squad have become accidental Virtual and Hybrid Event Specialists.  Even when we bask in the level 1 sunshine, we routinely plan for a sudden pivot just in case we need it. As a result, conferences are back on the agenda and Auaha is soaring! Is there a...
Event tech can supercharge your event

Event tech can supercharge your event

It’s time for an Oh-Ah-Ha Live kōrero with Claire Webber from Event Solutions. Event Tech is on the menu! It’s no secret, I’m a bit of a geek. And I think I have found my equal.  Time to meet the ‘Mean Lean Event Tech Machine of Aotearoa’! I’m not joking. Claire...
Reclaiming your work mojo

Reclaiming your work mojo

When you come to the sad realisation that you’ve joined the ranks of 84% (!) of employees who are no longer motivated and engaged at work, there are some steps you can take to reclaim your work mojo.  You’ve just scored a new job.  The world is full of promises....