Tips for hiring Corporate Entertainment

April 18th, 2018 | Blog

Here’s some tips for hiring Corporate Entertainment!

The process of hiring an entertainer for your function can be intimidating. These tips will help you complete the task successfully.

Of course you can just go to Dr. Google and search for entertainment, but these days anyone can make a website.  This article and the ones that follow are about how to find the good entertainers that have the knowledge and experience to make your event a success!

The most important point to keep in mind is that the success of your entertainment will relate directly to the quality and experience of your entertainer.  As well as the match of the entertainer to your audience.

Using the following tips will help you systematically secure quality entertainment that will be a successful match for your audience.

1. Determine the Needs of your Audience

Entertainment can add a lot to your event. It can help your guests to relax and enjoy themselves. In addition, providing entertainment can help you make your message and objectives of the event be heard. Consider if there is a goal or message for the event that you want your guests to take home. Or perhaps the function is to show appreciation for exceptional performance and increased profits? Is it to discuss the state of your industry or focus on specific objectives for the coming quarter?

Determine if your needs are to purely entertain your audience or to support a message.

A good entertainer will be able to customize their materials to fit with the message you want your guests to take home.

2. Maximize Your Time and Determine Your Budget and Date

Your budget for entertainment for your event is going to depend on your overall budget for the event.  Know how much (at least approximately) you can allow for entertainment and know the date of the event before gathering information.

This will save you a great deal of time from having to review and consider entertainers that are out of your budget, entertainers that are way below your budget (i.e. lesser quality) and entertainers that are already booked up.

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More tips in the next post!

Of course, to make your event unforgettable, wouldn’t the chainsaw juggler with corporate clean comedy be a great idea???