News

25Jul 2017

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a new law that will replace the Data Protection Act 1998 and will apply in the UK from 25 May 2018. Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham told businesses in May there’s no time to delay in preparing for “the biggest change to data protection law for a generation” 12 Continue reading »

21Oct 2016

Our previous blog talked about the steps you can take prior to going away.  Now here are some steps to keep you safe and stress free once you arrive on holiday. Respect the locals Everywhere has a few local customs that you would be wise to know.  Some will turn a blind eye to the Continue reading »

10Oct 2016

Travelling away can be exciting, but also stressful.  To ease you on your way and to keep you safe and calm from door to door, here are some handy tips we have come to rely on over the years whilst helping organise business events all over the world. Pack Efficiently Don’t over pack, plan out your wardrobe Continue reading »

21Jun 2016

It is now becoming more and more evident that what we eat has an impact on our health and a balanced diet plays a vital role in supporting our health and well-being. For those of us who attend meetings or work all day in an office, what we ingest can make the difference between a Continue reading »

13Jun 2016

There is one thing that really gets on our nerves – poor customer service!  In today’s digital world, customer service can not be overlooked. Twitter, TripAdvisor and Amazon feedback all have their part to play when exposing customer service failures. Recently a member of our team has been moving house, which in itself is one Continue reading »

09May 2016

On Thursday 16th June 8.30-10.30,  Tailormade Conferences are hosting a networking event in conjunction with Business Support North Yorkshire as part of their Build a Better Business campaign. The 2 hour event is aimed at business owners and professionals who have a desire to develop their sales pipeline and combines networking with a workshop on how Continue reading »

30Mar 2016

We book lots of appointments for our clients but when it comes to confirming the appointments, they all have different views on whether to pre-confirm their expected arrival. Some clients don’t like to confirm the appointment fully in writing as it might have a chance of being cancelled. So here’s our experience. Last week I expected Continue reading »

04Dec 2015

I recently read an article by James Morgan of Event Tech Lab in Meetings in Incentive Travel magazine in which he made me question the safe use of devices at events. Our other division www.tailormadeconferences.co.uk are keen to adopt new technologies at events.  Unfortunately it looks like event organisers fail to warn the delegates to apply Continue reading »