Academy Blog Posts

Work-Life Balance is Dead

Technology has undeniably changed the way we work. We are always on our phones, and it has become virtually impossible for us to separate work from our private lives. Being easily able to connect to work all the time has killed our work-life balance.

Here’s How to Get More Traffic to Your Virtual Events

Virtual and online events allow businesses to reach a global audience with hundreds of people in different places at different times. However, promoting a virtual event is vastly different from a live one, and there is nothing more heartbreaking than pouring your soul into an event only to have no attendees. Here are two specific event advertising strategies that will ensure your online program won’t get lost in the digital shuffle.

Book Review: Work-Life Balance for Dummies

Jeni Mumford and Katherine Lockett’s <> is a must-read for any employee. Although the book was first published eight years ago, it remains relevant until today. With the ubiquity of technology, it has become even harder for people to pull themselves away from work. Here is the essence from the self-help book that will ensure you do not neglect work-life balance.

4 Mistakes to Avoid when Hosting Virtual Events

Due to the global coronavirus pandemic, more companies are opting to host virtual events for client engagement. This is the most effective way for them to promote their products or services online.
However, even with all the necessary tools at hand, it does not guarantee the success of your online event because of simple, easily avoidable mistakes. Here are our top 4 most common mistakes to avoid and a few recommendations to help you organize a successful virtual event.

Here is How You Stand Out at that Virtual Trade Fair

Digital conferences are an excellent complement to classic trade fair presentations. They are lower in costs and organisational effort. The time saved could and should be used for making your event pop at that virtual fair. Here are some helpful tips to keep in mind for your virtual trade fair appearance.

Read This Before Joining a Virtual Career Fair

With the ever-growing amount of online job searches, organizations are continually looking for ways to build their online recruitment strategy. A growing trend in online recruitment is the use of virtual career fairs. Read This Before Joining a Virtual Career Fair.

Work-Life Balance Initiatives for Remote Worker

The most successful companies in the world boast the work-life balance that their employees experience. Studies have also shown that one of the top qualities that potential candidates look for in companies is their ability to provide work-life balance. Here are five simple work-life balance initiatives that any organisation can put in place for their remote workers.

How to Influence Virtual Teams?

We have grown accustomed to interacting and influencing our teams face-to-face. However, with the accelerated move towards remote working due to the pandemic situation, many are wondering how they can continue to influence their virtual teams. In this article, we will be sharing our top 5 tips to motivate your virtual team effectively!

Here’s how to Create Multiple Income Streams

If COVID-19 has taught us anything, it is that we cannot rely on a single source of income. Are your services agile enough to form affordable products in the face of the looming recession? Here is a step-by-step guide to create multiple income streams for an agile business.

Do you want to be a better event planner?

Being an event planner is both a rewarding job and one of the most stressful in the world. To be a great event manager, you need to be as flexible as you are organised. You might have done hundreds of events, but if you are doing it the same way every single time, you are not improving as an event planner. Here are some tips to set you on your way to building a better and more efficient event business.