How We Nail Teamwork in Event Planning?

How We Nail Teamwork in Event Planning?

Teams don’t just happen. They are built. And when the stakes are high, nailing teamwork in event planning is crucial. Have you ever been part of a committee where everybody has an opinion and is determined to have things their way?  Swords drawn, blood dripping off...
How to plan a COVID prepared event for 2021?

How to plan a COVID prepared event for 2021?

With events back on the cards, it’s time to think about your events for 2021. But how do you plan a COVID prepared event? Meet the ‘New Zealand Events Sector Voluntary Code’. Christmas is finally looming (Argh! The countdown clock says 65 more days until Santa says...
Spotlight on Zoom Etiquette: don’t be that person!

Spotlight on Zoom Etiquette: don’t be that person!

Some of us learned the hard way that winging it in the virtual meeting room doesn’t always end well. When it comes to online meetings, there are some basic recommendations that go a long way in making the right impressions. It’s time to brush up on your Zoom...
Investing in great speakers is worth it

Investing in great speakers is worth it

We’ve pulled the curtains on another area of the business events industry.  If you don’t know much about a speaker bureau, then you’re in for a treat.  Celebrity Speakers have a team of 10 dedicated members and between them they have 100 years of experience.  A...
3 foundations for every conference event

3 foundations for every conference event

When you’re thinking of hosting a conference event, it’s easy to get carried away with good ideas and possibilities.  However, there are core foundations that need careful attention, to be sure you’re drawing in the right audience and generating ticket sales to your...
How social media influences your event

How social media influences your event

We have come a long way in the age of communication.  The communication channels have evolved from the age of television, newspaper and radio advertising to a dominant and forever evolving digital social media platform. The digital communication channels we all use...
Speaker preparation for a Virtual Event

Speaker preparation for a Virtual Event

Virtual events are becoming more common whether it’s a meeting, webinar or a conference.  Moving from an in-person to a virtual event, you’ll still want high quality content for your audience and still maintain engagement and interaction with your audience. Speaker...
How to Host Your Own Virtual Conference

How to Host Your Own Virtual Conference

In the last few months, we’ve experienced a level of rapid change that no one could have foreseen. At Auaha, we went from a schedule packed with exciting events, to having no live events scheduled till the end of the year. They’ve been either cancelled or postponed....
The Search for Our Superheroes at Auaha

The Search for Our Superheroes at Auaha

Do your 2020 business plans include adding new team members? Ours do! We can’t wait to bring two new pairs of hands and two fresh sets of eyes into our team this year. That’s why we’re taking our search for our superheroes so seriously! As we’ve been...
Benefits of Organising a Christmas Event

Benefits of Organising a Christmas Event

In the midst of wrapping up annual goals, closing down Q4, and planning for next year? It can be easy to shrug off the benefits of organising a Christmas event when there is so much to do. After all, there is no lack of things that need to get taken care of, at both...