Many businesses get by with bootstrapped accommodation, and some prefer open-plan working. If you work from home, or you have a small business, you probably never set foot into a boardroom.
To many a happy couple, wedding favours are an important way to say a small ‘thank you!’ to their guests for helping them celebrate their big day.
Of all the changes that have affected modern businesses recently, remote working is perhaps the most profound. Empowered by faster connection speeds and cloud technology, employees are free to choose the best location to work – even if it’s on the other side of the world.
If you’re having a meal at your wedding, you need a seating plan to go with it. Many couples are daunted by the prospect of seating guests, but it really isn’t tricky once you know how.
Avoid the stress of seating incompatible people together with our tried and tested tips.
By 2020, half of the UK workforce will work remotely. That’s a staggering number of people. Businesses are finally embracing the efficiency and productivity benefits of remote working, but there is one problem: finding space to meet people offline.
You may be weighing up new opportunities for your business, such as reaching out into new markets in new locations. However, one of the biggest obstacles many businesses face when trying to gain a foothold in a new locale is a lack of credibility due to being perceived as “outsiders.”
If you work from home you’ll know the pitfalls that come hand in hand with the freedom to choose your workplace well enough. For many remote workers, being able to conduct their work outside of the office is liberating but staying at home all day can end up feeling more isolating and stressful than anything else.
In 2015, the Evening Standard reported that church weddings were rapidly being overlooked in favour of less traditional venues such as large hotels and stately homes. Now, in 2017, trends are shifting again with a rise in the popularity of alternative wedding venues across the UK replacing the use of stately home
Choosing a wedding venue is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make as a newly engaged couple. Though exciting, it can feel overwhelming trying to find the perfect location for your big day.
Your choice of venue will affect a multitude of other factors in your wedding, so selecting somewhere that perfectly reflects your vision as a couple is important. Below, we’ve listed some of our top tips for choosing the right wedding venue for you.
Clare Venables has joined the team at The HQ at The Colony in Wilmslow as Events Manager.
The Colony was awarded the converted Best Commercial Build Award at the recent Northern Design Awards 2017 which took place at the Principal Hotel in Manchester on the 24th November 2017.