Jeannie Power is co-founder of Power Event Group, and enjoys using both her event planning background and technology expertise to help #eventprofs choose and implement event technology that meets the needs of their events.
Bosses, Clients, and Co-workers…Oh My! 5 Ways To Manage Expectations
Do you find yourself constantly creating “miracles” or stressing over unrealistic expectations? Here are some tips to manage and maintain those high expectations from bosses, clients and co-workers.
4 Traits of Event Planners with High Emotional Intelligence
Emotional Intelligence can be described as that special talent some people have to be in tune with other people. The most successful leaders and event planners have high emotional intelligence. Here is how to harness this intuition. Emotional Intelligence is the concept of being aware of, understanding, managing, and even harnessing your own emotions, […]
Are You An #EventProf Micro Manager?
“I am a micromanager,” said no event manager ever! Here’s what you need to know to find out if you actually are a micromanager and how it hurts your entire team if you are! As an #eventprof, attention to detail is critical for success. This is where micromanaging pops up it’s ugly head! When working […]
8 Ways Event Professionals Can Make Mondays Not Suck
Why do Monday’s Suck? Could Mondays actually be the solution to having an amazing week? By approaching your week from a different angle, you can begin to train yourself to actually enjoy Mondays and make them your most productive day of the week. Here’s how...
5 Tips to be a More Positive Event Professional in 2016
In a world that seems to be full of drama, stress, and negative thoughts and actions, it is an ever-increasing challenge to stay positive. While I hope we all want to be positive people, it is sometimes hard not to get sucked into the habit of complaining and negativity. Here are some ways that you can help avoid feeding off of the endorphins and excitement that stress creates.
Is Your Family Part of Your Event Professional Life?
As you know, being an #eventprof is a wonderful adventure! There are times, though, where the hours become long and you are extremely busy. Even for an experienced planner, those long hours away can be difficult for both you and your family. Having a plan and strategies to handle the struggles that come along with traveling and long hours is important in order to maintain happy relationships with your family and friends.