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What to Look for in a Conference Centre

28th Jan 2015

Looking for the ultimate conference centre? With so many different venues to choose from, it is easy get bogged down in choice.

The History of Conference Centres

26th Jan 2015

The first convention centres can be traced back to mid-19th century Britain. Commonly known as exhibition halls, the centres were designed to bring together people to discuss and explore their mutual interest of a subject. These imposing Victorian buildings often covered several acres and were multi-functional incorporating lecture halls, libraries, galleries, theatres and exhibition areas.

Four Reasons to Invest in Staff Training

23rd Jan 2015

Lots of companies set aside time and budget for staff training and development. 

But why is investing in new skills so important?  

5 Good Reasons Why You Should Attend Industry Conferences

18th Jan 2015

It is always a good idea to start the New Year with planning which industry conferences to attend.

Five Reasons to Attend an Industry Conference

15th Jan 2015

With January in full swing, now is a good time to plan which conferences to attend this year.

As well as fun to go to, industry-specific conferences are a great way to get unique insider tips on how to grow your business.

TeamBuild

TeambuildUK - Cross-Disciplinary Construction Contest

26th Nov 2014

As the name suggests, Teambuild is the UK’s top teambuilding competition with its focus on helping develop the leadership and team co-ordination skills of young professionals in the construction industry. The event is a two-day cross-disciplinary construction contest and has been running for 22 years.

Lane End Conference Centre Sees Strong Rise in Turnover and Customer Satisfaction

10th Nov 2014

Annual turnover and customer satisfaction are up, completing a stellar year for Lane End Conference Centre.

The Buckinghamshire-based training and meeting venue reported an 18 per cent increase in turnover for the 12 months ended August 2014 compared to the same period in 2013.

Teruko Iwanaga

Japan Foreign Minister's Commendation Awarded to Conference Centre Chairperson

21st Oct 2014

Teruko Iwanaga OBE, Chairperson of Lane End Conference Centre and Managing Director of EJEF Study Centre, has been awarded the Japanese Foreign Minister’s Commendation for her contribution to building positive, long-lasting relations between Japan and the UK.

Top Team Building Activities For The Workplace (Infographic)

16th Oct 2014

Management theory has developed and evolved to the promotion of cooperative working environments rather than competitive ones. Read more about how team building activities can contribute to creating cooperative and mutually beneficial work forces. Find below Lane End Conference Centre's top team building activities for the work place.

Managing a Team? Here Are Four Things You Should Know

13th Oct 2014

Stepping up to manage a new team can be a challenging business. You are likely to be pulled in multiple directions, have new goals to achieve and need to deal with an array of HR issues.

How to make the most of Social Media at your Conference

26th Sep 2014

Whether you’re planning a major international conference or gala awards evening, social media is an easy and effective way to promote your event. 

At Lane End Conference Centre, we have over four decades’ of experience of hosting conferences for international and national organisations. 

Here are our tips for harnessing the power of social media to make your event an online and real time success.

Lane End Conference Centre - Improving Team Productivity through Play

12th Sep 2014

Time and again research shows that good communication amongst employees equals better performance. The good news is that it is easy to encourage bonding in the work place, from arranging social nights to attending professional team building events. And just like the call centre, the results are worth it.