Event Coordination Tip #1

Utilize Event Planning Software or Online Document Storage While your event binders should include all of the most important details of the each event in hard copy, the rest of your reference notes, ideas and correspondence should also be kept organized and together. Today, many event planners use event planning and management software, but many [...]


The Cultural Significance of the Farmers Market

Farmers markets are important for many reasons.  Foremost, they are important because they are the critical component in rebuilding local food economies. By providing a cost-effective, retail sales opportunity for local food producers, farmers markets help make farming profitable. By making farming profitable, we preserve farmland and farmers and have encouraged a new generation to take-up farming. Farmers [...]

The Beauty of a Farmer’s Market

Freshed picked fruits and veggies to the freshly roasted coffee and warm baked bread the farmer's market is full of smells, taste and beauty. Touching and eating things that have recently been in the ground makes you feel that much closer to the earth. As you go through the frankly sensual process of gathering, preparing, [...]

Is it the RIGHT Idea? Part 1 of 3

You know that hobby that everyone is telling you how amazing you are and you should turn it into a business? Well before you take that road here are a few questions to ask yourself. What is my product? You would think this is an easy answer but there are many people who cannot articulate [...]

10 Important Benefits of Networking

Most of us recognise that networking is beneficial to our careers. Yet for some reason, we only think of its benefits when we are job hunting, but connecting with other professionals can help with every aspect of career development so don’t just reach out to other professionals in times of crisis; rather invest in these relationships throughout [...]