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Welcome to Londonlaunch Be Inspired. The place where you will want to come back to (hopefully) time and time again for your dose of event inspiration. 
We've got everything from blogs, top tips, event type categories and much MUCH more to help you get your creative juices flowing.

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Halloween courageous, contagious and a little bit outrageous!

Despite being the most dramatic and theatrical of all events, Halloween Parties are still a bit of a corporate taboo because of their inherent (and compulsory) outrageousness. But outrageousness doesn't have to be mistaken for inappropriateness.

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10 secrets to ensure your guests turn up

Top tips and clever techniques to ensure your guests turn up to your events. Put these great ideas into action and you'll never have to worry about your attendance rates again.

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Top tips for a successful product launch

London's leading venues and entertainment ideas for product launches. Find out where and how to host your next launch event.

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7 reasons to plan your Christmas party, today!

To some, summer seems a little early to start planning the office Christmas party. To others, the summer constitutes a last chance saloon to secure their ideal Christmas party venue, ensure the menu is suitably festive and procure their entertainment because they seemingly know something you don't know...! But don't panic...

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10 Trendiest Venues in London

It's ironic that the least cool word of all time is almost certainly 'trendy'. In fact, the word is so un-cool I suspect it has the power to instantly de-throne almost anywhere on the London scene however worthy it may have originally been until some idiot referred to it as that.

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Staging a Conference in an Unusual or Unique Venue

Event delegates are increasingly demanding and difficult to please, let alone amaze, mesmerize and enthrall! These days it’s not so much about taking your delegates to a functional venue, rather you need to transport your delegates to another world to really free their minds and get them truly engaged.


The best stately homes available for hire

We round up England's best stately homes available for hire, from Blenheim Palace to Downton Abbey's Highclere Castle. If you're looking for a unique venue, these stunning stately homes will offer a fantastic backdrop for your event.

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Remembering Arthur One Year on

One year ago today, event industry Legend, Arthur Somerset suddenly and tragically died. At the time, I, like everyone else who knew him, was totally shocked. There was a palpable sense throughout the industry of ‘What are we going to do without Arthur’?

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Top 10 mistakes made by event planners

In the colourful, frantic and precarious world of events there's a fine line between success and absolute catastrophic disaster. In an age where everyone fancies themselves as a 'professional' event planner, there are just so many factors to consider and so many things that can (and almost certainly will) go wrong if you don't know what you're doing!

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7 essential event technology ideas

We round up the best event technology from state-of-the-art ticketing solutions and event apps to real-time surveys and interactive live event mangament...