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The importance of the event budget
In order to secure success in any business venture as well as a corporate event, one must stick to a carefully planned budget; this usually ensures that you don’t run into difficulty. So how do you forecast the financial outcome of your event? This is achieved by identifying and costing…
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Carol Weaving, Managing Director of Thebe Exhibitions & Projects
Small beginnings When I moved to South Africa 26 years ago, even with a background in marketing and communications, I had no idea what an exciting and rewarding career was waiting for me in the exhibition and events industry.   Within a year my first consumer exhibition, the Safari Show…
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Brave clients get what they deserve

Brave clients get what they deserve

The great thing about a brave client is that they can scare you with their demands. I mean the clients that are driven by the commercial imperative to inform and inspire. The clients that want something that is both strategically smart and creatively unique. These are the clients that make…
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 Octagon SA well and truly ‘breaks the mould’

Octagon SA well and truly ‘breaks the mould’

Ideas are a plenty.  We all have them.  Some of us have them more than others, but what is the good of having any idea if it is not activated and brought to life?    Sometimes ideas sit dormant only to be resurrected when someone else from the great universal…
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Responsible Trader Programme Cast Chorus

Mann Made Media Hits the Road with SAB Responsible Trader Programme

Mann Made Media Hits the Road with SAB Responsible Trader ProgrammeIn partnership with SAB, brand experience agency Mann Made Media is tackling a pressing issue facing our society today – alcohol abuse – using a creative combination of multimedia and industrial theatre.With the primary goal of educating South Africa's tavern…
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Revising the budget

The importance of the budget in event planning

In the event industry, the task of budgeting is perhaps the most important feature in ensuring the success of the event and the business as a whole. Without it, there is no way to manage all the expenses and avoid the hidden costs which invariably creep in. Allocating sufficient funds…
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