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Five Ways to Incorporate Giving into Company Holiday Celebrations

Company holiday celebrations are a great way to show your employees you appreciate them. They also offer an opportunity to give back to our less fortunate neighbors. As you prepare to deck the halls, here are five easy ways to incorporate the spirit of giving into your festivities. Read more

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Tips for an Office Thanksgiving Gathering

Thanksgiving celebrations don’t have to stay reserved for family members only. There are many easy and unique ways to bring the festivities to your office! Here are 5 tips for hosting a great office Thanksgiving gathering. Read more

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Tips for Hosting Your Next Corporate Event

We were asked by the Memphis Business Journal to round up some of our best tips for hosting corporate events. Below, we have expanded on those tips to help you plan an event your employees and customers will love! Read more

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How to Host a Networking Event

Hosting an event can be difficult in itself. Organizing an event for people who are busy moving around and socializing adds extra considerations. Networking events are excellent places for people to mingle and have great conversations. People are less likely to stay, however, if the event is uncomfortable and the atmosphere underwhelming. Here are a few tips to ensure your networking event goes off without a hitch.  Read more

Event Rentals – Best Practices

When you are preparing to host an event, the details and checklist can seem endless. Depending on your venue space and number of guests, you will likely need quite a few event rentals. These rentals can include tents, chairs, tables and linens, and those are only the necessities. Here at Hicks, we have more than 30 years of experience in the event rental industry and want to help ensure that you have the best products possible. Check out our quick guide for event rental best practices.

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‘Tis the Season: Incorporating the Holidays into Client Events

With the winter season in full-swing, it is also time for Christmas parties, office potlucks, and end-of-the-year fundraising galas. While the holidays are a great excuse to host special events, the season is often over-saturated with the same themes, decor and agenda. However, it is possible to plan a spectacular holiday event that is not a cliché, and that can tastefully integrate a little holiday spirit into the bigger picture.

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Corporate Event Planning Dos and Don’ts

When you own a small business, it’s important to remain actively involved in your industry. Hosting a corporate event can show your community that you are invested in their needs and committed to improving your company’s services. Staying in touch with your partners, donors and customers builds trust, and ultimately, business. Consider the following when planning your next corporate event.

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6 Helpful Hacks to Plan the Perfect Office Party

Thinking about getting some co-workers together for a festive celebration? Whether it’s a holiday party, spring fling, or a we-landed-the-big-account get-together, follow these 6 helpful hacks to plan the perfect office party. Read more

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Don’t Forget Transportation When Planning Your Wedding

Having your wedding in Memphis or surrounding areas? The classic, southern setting is perfect for many wedding themes.

It’s no surprise couples choose to get married here. The beautiful locations and quality venues and vendors make for an unforgettable event. Read more

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Summer 4th of July Celebration at Horseshoe Casino, Tunica, MI

The Fourth of July is one of the nation’s biggest, boldest holidays. Hicks Convention Services Horseshoe Casino’s VIP Fireworks Party.

This annual event is one of the most spectacular light displays in Tunica, Mississippi. It always draws a crowd.

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