Speaking of events...

Once we’re happy that you’re happy, we sneak off and indulge our guilty pleasure: tapping at the keys, sharing tips, news and wisdom from the conferencing and events world. Geeks? Ahem...

Location Location Location

June 26, 2017

Location may seem like a no brainer when picking a venue for your upcoming conference, training or event but what makes the ideal location?   One of the biggest deciding factors is where the venue is situated and how it is accessed. This can’t only be convenient for you but must be easily accessible for […]

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Pop Secret

May 2, 2017

The origins of popcorn seem somewhat elusive to most of us. Where does it come from? Who discovered it? What makes it a Focus Rooms favourite conference snack? When was the first kernel popped? And how did it become so popular? We consulted our inhouse popcorn popping expert to get the history of this a-maize-ing […]

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Have You Met Jodie?

May 2, 2017

Drumroll please! Introducing our Coordination Team Leader, Jodie Kotze! Not only is she a hardcore Manchester United Football fan but a hardcore coordinating whizz as well. Rest assured that your next conference, training or event will be prepped from A-to-Z if she’s in the driving seat. Jodie gets a real kick from making people happy […]

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Ice Ice Baby

May 2, 2017

How much does a polar bear weigh? Enough to break the ice. With our best Ice Breaker out of the way, here are a few other great options to use to get your attendees’ creative juices flowing and push past those first meeting jitters. Ice Breakers are great at the beginning of a training session […]

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