The global pandemic has impacted everyone, but event planners are facing some unique challenges. With everything up in the air, there is no guarantee of when events might be held without restrictions. Planning ahead is necessary, but so is being flexible in case of postponement. Here are some of the challenges of event planners going forward until the pandemic ends.
If you want to make sure that your event doesn’t get cancelled, you’ll have to keep in mind social distancing and potential mask requirements. Your attendees should be at least six feet apart, unless they are part of the same household, department, or company. This can require some careful planning as you try to keep groups who came together sitting together, with distance between each group. Especially if each group or table is of a different size, it requires special planning with both seating arrangements and venue.(more…)