Book a Venue 020 7186 8686

Blog

Need Help? Use our FREE service.
Simply call us on 020 7186 8686

Events industry language – 5 terms you must learn

18th July 2018,
Whether you’re organising a milestone birthday party or a corporate conference, dealing with professionals in the events business is a whole lot easier if you speak their language. That said, every industry has its own ‘jargon’ and events managers and venue finders are no different. Starting at the beginning of the alphabet, we’ve put together 5 essential terms that you’re highly likely to come across when you’re searching for your…
Read more >>

How to choose the right conference venue for your event

04th July 2018,
Finding the best venue for your business conference, corporate training day or other company event can be tricky. Whether you’re in London or the provinces, the sheer choice of venues available can be overwhelming, which is why you’d be well advised to get a good venue finder to help you navigate this crowded market place. At Function Fixers, we know the events industry like the back of our hand and…
Read more >>

5 event room layouts explained

18th June 2018,
Organising a business conference can be a complex business. Not only do you need to find the perfect venue for your business requirements, the room layout itself can make all the difference to the success of the event. We’ve put together a brief guide to the most popular styles of seating for your conference delegates, including their main pros and cons. Depending on the nature of the event, the number…
Read more >>

5 tips to make your event more interactive

11th June 2018,
Have you ever attended a business conference or large-scale business presentation that was, well, dull and boring? Despite the best intentions and endeavours of the organisers, great sounding topics and inspiring speakers, it’s all too easy for an audience to lose interest, especially towards the latter stages of the day. So, how can you keep the audience’s attention, or get it back? In a word: interaction. Creating an interactive environment…
Read more >>

4 top tips for viewing the venue before you book

15th May 2018,
Before you book any venue, it is highly recommended that you arrange a site visit first. It’s essential to experience first-hand the atmosphere of the venue, its location and surroundings, the journey to get there, as well as the facilities and service provided. Once you’re completely satisfied that the real thing matches up to on-screen promises and really delivers what your event needs, you’re ready to go ahead and make…
Read more >>

6 top tips to help you choose a private dining room

08th May 2018,
Meetings are a fact of business life but there’s nothing to say they have to take place in an office. Hiring a private dining room is a great alternative if you want to get away from the formal atmosphere of a meeting room or boardroom. The more relaxed restaurant ambience will make the meeting more sociable, enabling you to build a relationship while you chat over lunch or dinner. When…
Read more >>
1 2 3 113

Get FREE help finding a Venue

Call us on 020 7186 8686 or complete the form below

Categories