You have to plan an agenda on the work to be done and you should split the tasks between everyone to get things done. Everyone should be given some work so that everyone is doing some job or the other. Proper guidelines should be set so that everyone can follow it and get things done properly without errors. This will help in faster and more efficient process of the work.
The first step in cocktail party planning is to create your guest list. You do not want to target one personality type. Variety is the spice of life. Include guests that are interesting, cheerful, outgoing and friendly.
Choose your finger snacks carefully. Choose foods that complement each other. Try setting a theme for the food in each room or on each table. Allow 4 to 6 hot hors d’oeurves per person. Don’t serve gooey, drippy sauces near expensive rugs or furniture.
A dear friend of mind just went through a common exercise in job hunting. She found an opportunity that seemed just right for her, she thought. The job would involve many of the things she likes to do – event planning, working with all kinds of people, traveling. She prayed for this job. She drooled over this job. She imagined her life wrapped around it. She wanted it more than she had wanted anything. But, alas, someone else was chosen because that person had more job experience in the needed areas. What we talked about after she recovered from her disappointment was that she needed to get some experience in those areas herself by not starting at the top but working her way up.
As mentioned, we sometimes, given the nature of our lives and routines, lose touch with the art of learning. A good way to start is to learn anything new – it need not necessarily be something that you may need in your work. If nothing else, learning something new is a great way to kick start your mind and boosts your attention meter.
The above situations outline what is not being a good host or hostess for the party. In the below section, we will look at the elements that make a good host (or hostess for that matter).
The best function of the site is the ability to share your seating with whomever you like. Therefore, the caterer, planner, host, florist, all the vendors who need to be can see and use the same seating chart. RSVP’s can be collected on the site and all key players will know where things stand. Oh and all of this is Free (for now anyway).