Should I Create an Event App?

PC Team Articles, Party Planning

Whether you’re planning a 10,000 attendee trade show or a 20 person corporate leadership conference, you’ve probably thought about how you could create an event app. When should you make the leap? What should you expect to get from the investment? How do you create an event app? We found a lot of event professionals were asking those questions, so DoubleDutch (the leading mobile event app provider) teamed up with Meeting Professionals International (MPI) to get …

10 Party Planning Mistakes Commonly Made

PC Team Articles, Party Planning

No matter how many parties you’ve thrown, or how hard you try to predict the unpredictable, some party planning fouls just can’t be avoided. Maybe a guest forgets to turn off the bathroom sink and you now have a flood in your basement. Or the private wine fridge was raided and you’re out a few very expensive bottles of vino. However, there are some common mistakes made by guests that are totally preventable, and we can tell …

Entertaining Your Bar or Bat Mitzvah

PC Team Articles, Party Planning

Jewish children have a bar (or bat for a girl) mitzvah at the age of 13 (or 12 for some girls). The religious ceremony is a “coming of age” ritual and traditionally marks the child’s entrance into the Jewish community. After the bar/bat mitzvah the child is responsible for keeping (or not) all the rules of Judaism. Although there’s no religious reason for the party, it’s become a pretty big deal for most Jewish kids! …

6 Tips for Planning Your Office Holiday Party

PC Team Articles, Party Planning

Mingling and laughing with coworkers at the holiday office party is a highlight of the year for many employees. It’s a chance to relax, have fun, celebrate a year’s work well done, and enjoy delicious food together. Get the scoop on planning your office holiday party for yourself and your colleagues.  Select a Planning Committee  Don’t try to plan everything yourself! You’ll be stressed out when you should be able to enjoy yourself at the party …

5 Office Holiday Party Ideas

PC Team Articles, Party Planning

Many companies hold office holiday parties to celebrate the season and reward employees for a years’ worth of hard work. The changing economy has really made in-office parties more popular, as they can be more affordable than an offsite event. The challenge with an in-office party is making it more fun than a typical day at work. If you are planning an office holiday party, we have some ideas to help make thinks exciting and …