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Beat the Heat with Outdoor Summer Events by Pop! Events Group

Beat the Heat with Outdoor Summer Events by Pop! Events Group

Our guests from Waste Connections Toronto wanted a way to enjoy their annual company summer picnic with their coworkers and families while still keeping cool and that’s exactly what we created for them! From Tiki Huts that served out delicious Shaved Ice, to getting...

Ten Crucial Reasons to Hire an Event Planner

Ten Crucial Reasons to Hire an Event Planner

It’s been a while since we were last in touch. I understand that your manager has asked you to plan a very important corporate event. This is on top of your current workload. I am assuming that you were very flattered but now you are in panic mode. You are probably...

Take Your Company Picnic to the Next Level with These Picnic Games

Take Your Company Picnic to the Next Level with These Picnic Games

Spring is finally here. I saw my first sighting of Crocuses and Daffodils yesterday! This is the sign to start preparing for your Annual Company Picnic. Aside from the food that is to be served at the Picnic, I can't stress the importance of planning fun company...

How to Create the Perfect Event Using an Event Planning Checklist

How to Create the Perfect Event Using an Event Planning Checklist

According to Forbes (2017), Event Planning was named the 5th most stressful job alongside Military Personnel, Police Officer and Firefighter! So here we are to help alleviate all the stress and anguish from this thankless job. You might ask yourself, why do I want to...

Channeling Our Little Voice

Channeling Our Little Voice

Green Screen Photography Activation   Last week our event planning team was tasked with a very exciting corporate event for Manulife! The event was a huge success thanks to the strategic planning and execution of our photography, event and design team, as well as...

Benefits of Team Building…A Wise Investment

Benefits of Team Building…A Wise Investment

Back in the olden days, the thing to do was to have a job for life. It meant security, two weeks paid vacation, a retirement party and maybe a gold watch after forty years. WOW! According to Statistics Canada Baby Boomers entered their 50’s in jobs they held for at...

Create an Epic Casino Party with Casino Themed Games

Create an Epic Casino Party with Casino Themed Games

Did you know that Casino Gaming is the fastest growing segment of the Hospitality Industry? Let me share with you some of the Casino Themed Game Ideas that I came up with and how to plan a Casino Themed Party. In order to have a great party first start off with some...

Ten 5 Minute Team Building Activities to Get your Employees Energized

Ten 5 Minute Team Building Activities to Get your Employees Energized

Oh no! Not another boring meeting. Is this what your staff is thinking? Let me help you turn your meetings into a look forward to event. The way to do this is by playing.

Yes! You heard me correctly. In order to make your employees feel valued while reinforcing company values in an engaging manner play the 5-minute team building games for meetings.

By playing these 5-minute games for meetings you will find that communication and problem solving will be much improved in a relaxed atmosphere.

Some of these games are quite easy and amusing while others may be more challenging. You be the judge of your 5-minute team building choices.

11 Steps to Planning the Best Work Christmas Party Ever for 2018

11 Steps to Planning the Best Work Christmas Party Ever for 2018

Typically, the Work Christmas Party (children or adult) is the most important event of the year. This is when management has the opportunity to thank all the employees for a job well done for the past year. And usually this overwhelming task of planning the work Christmas party falls on one or two individuals.

There is so much planning and preparation involved and for most people this is not their main job. Where does one start? Here is where I come in! I will guide you along in 11 easy to follow steps.