Tips for Picking the Right Event Venue

Picking the right venue for your event can be trickier than just basing the decision on location or price. Gather all the details you need to make the best decision using this handy questionnaire.

EVENT Venue Questionnaire

It's All About Your Co-Chair

Special Events ALWAYS require enormous effort, more time than ever imagined, nail-biting stress until the last curtain comes down, and uncertain timing. They also, if you’re lucky, mean a chance to work as a cohesive team, meet people you’d otherwise never meet, raise money and awareness for a good cause, and wok [...]

Vision Forum's

The Vision Forum, http://www.thevisionforum.org
presented It’s Time Dallas: A Two-Day No- Hate Occasion featuring Margaret Marshall, former Chief Justice of Massachusetts’ Supreme Judicial Court and author of the ruling legalizing same-sex marriage in Massachusetts, and the NOH8 Campaign.

On Saturday, October 15 at 7 p.m., Margaret Marshall, former Chief Justice of [...]

Miller Consulting Adds a New Client - Winfree Academy Charter Schools

Winfree Academy,http://www.winfreeacademy.com, is a school for students who are at risk of dropping out of high school. They can attend school in a safe environment and work with staff members who have been specifically trained to work with at-risk youth. Miller Consulting will work with Winfree on Strategic Business Development initiatives [...]

Small Conferences and Boutique Hotels

Conference planning was a breeze recently when I assisted the International Association of Audio Information Services (IAAIS) and its Dallas host organization, Reading & Radio Resource, plan the 2010 Conference. Small conferences and boutique hotels make a great combination, at least when it’s the IAAIS and the Magnolia Hotel Dallas. Room arrangements, [...]

Don't Forget the Trash Cans!

Community Resource Group and Pasadena Trails celebrated the first conversion of a mobile home park to resident-ownership in Texas with a Block Party with all the trimmings – tents, carnival games, bounce houses and slides, photographer/videographer, media coverage, strolling entertainment and a DJ, and fabulous barbecue from Houston’s famous Lenox Barbecue & Catering.

Lessons I [...]

Speech Writing

Sometimes the best way to gain interest is to be a little different. For an American Red Cross – Dallas Area Chapter fundraising luncheon, I decided to tell the story of the Red Cross in Dallas through Clara Barton’s voice. She visited Dallas in 1887 during a drought, a fact most Dallasites [...]