10 Biggest Economic Trends to Watch

Economist Saul Eslake’s 10 Biggest Economic Trends Watch in 2016

What’s the economic outlook for 2016? How will it affect our industry? When Saul Eslake answers questions like these, Australian governments and businesses listen. Carefully. In fact, the nation’s key economists are paying particularly close attention to Saul’s commentary right now. The Minister for Trade says Eslake alone has the “ability explain complex economic concepts to the public in simple …

Damian Callinan - Swing Man

Damian Callinan is Swing Man

One man’s attempt to Swing Dance his way through his mid-life crisis Damo set himself one goal to achieve before he turned 50: learn to swing dance! Result: he owns professional dance shoes but still can’t swing dance. As far as unfulfilled life goals go, it’s no modern day tragedy. But when you narrow your life goals down to one …

What To Do When You Can't Get The MC You Want

What To Do When You Can’t Get The MC You Want

Can’t get the MC you want? Here’s what to do. Perhaps you had a light bulb moment about the perfect MC for your next corporate event. Or maybe your boss is fixated on a particular ex-footy player and popular TV personality. For a variety of reasons – they’re unaffordable, unavailable or even unwilling – you can’t lock in the dream …

Christmas Party Entertainment Ideas

Toss The Tinsel

You’ve been set the task of planning an ‘awesome’ Christmas event. But the options that have found their way to your desk are anything but. This calls for some seriously creative thinking. This year we want to encourage you to look beyond the noticeable. Forget cheesy and give tacky the flick. When planning your Christmas Event this year, ignore the …

Todd Sampson Brain Power

Todd Sampson’s BRAIN.POWER

A Revolutionary Keynote Presentation Your brain is a miracle of science. Australian television show celebrity, respected author and brilliant innovator Todd Sampson has announced the launch of BRAIN.POWER, his newest keynote presentation in which he reveals how average people can improve their brain function and prove scientists wrong. Discovery Through Experience One of Sampson’s many roles is that of human …

Celebrity Database Index 2015

Celebrities on the 2015 Celebrity Database Index

The International Celebrity Database Index (DBI) has revealed Australia’s most influential celebrities, including the most highly regarded and trendsetters. Amongst the top ten are Dr Chris Brown (2nd), Anh Do (3rd) and Jessica Mauboy (6th). Guy Sebastian also rated a mention for being highly regarded. The Celebrity Database Index is an independent, global index that ranks celebrities’ ability to impact …

Anh Do

Anh Do is Back!

Australia’s favourite speaker is back. Award-winning author, comedian and Archibald artist Anh Do has returned after a 2 year break from speaking. He is back bigger and better than ever. What can Anh offer your event? Well, after bagging all the comedy awards around town, including the Sydney Comedian of the Year, Anh plunged straight into acting, film producing and writing. Since …

When to Use a Master of Ceremonies

When You Need a Master of Ceremonies

Do I Need An MC? When You Need To Hire a Professional In your line of work, you might be called upon to organise diverse event types, sizes and formats. How do you know when to hire a professional Master of Ceremonies rather than use somebody within your organisation? Discover the types of events you’ll most likely need a professional …

Comic Relief

There’s no better way to celebrate than with a good laugh, and these Australian comedians and satirists can provide sweet relief at your event. Plus many of them double as event hosts and Masters of Ceremonies, so it’s a two-fer! For example, Eddie Perfect lives up to his name as the ideal event host. He also sings like an angel. …

Why MCs Don't Drop Fees For Charity

Why MCs Don’t Drop Fees For Charity

Why MCs Can’t Always Do Charity Work For Free Understanding their dilemma MCs are very frequently asked to waive or significantly reduce their fees to host charity events. In fact, most MCs are extremely generous with pro bono work for selected charities. However, it’s impossible for them to accommodate all such requests. Being a corporate event MC is a professional …