We are fortunate to have had a busy three months full of exciting events — from galas and celebrations to corporate and social events. You can imagine the amount of to-do lists and meetings we’ve gone through! But at the end of every to-do list there was a reward: a successful event!
If you’ve ever planned an event, whether a dinner party or a gala, you know that things rarely go exactly as planned. After all, there are so many things we can’t control—the weather, for example, or a difficult guest. All we can do is prepare, anticipate, and learn from our mistakes. Here are a few common pitfalls, and our suggestions for avoiding them.