Size matters…for event spaces? The rule of thumb

Planning an event can be exciting and quite overwhelming, at the same time. Selecting an event space or banquet hall is often the most critical decision in event planning. A seasoned event planner can start with booking the right location and size for a banquet hall in Dubai. However, if you are a newbie to this, what is the right size?

What’s the right size of a banquet hall?

Banquet Hall

To start with, there’s no perfect size for a banquet hall. No single rule of thumb applies to all. ...

Coworking spaces evolution across the world

The concept of the office is changing and has been changing almost every 10 years now. Earlier, cubicles were the hot trend. Then it was working from home. Today’s ‘IT Thing’ in the workplace— coworking.


So, before we get started – let’s do the basics right? What is a coworking space?

Coworking space is the modern-day form of a shared office. Let’s just say we have more independent workers now than the ones who are going to a single office. ...

Jumeirah Beach Residence BLEISURE: Where Business Meets Leisure

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With an eclectic range of dining, retail, and entertainment activities, Jumeirah Beach Residence, popularly known as JBR, is considered as one of Dubai’s top leisure attractions for both tourists and UAE residents. A beachfront development with modern infrastructure and world-class amusement options, JBR is an ideal bleisure spot for those seeking a convenient way to de-stress during a holiday, or even on a business trip.

Jumeirah Beach Residence ticks off all the right boxes when ...

5 Tips to choose the best Banquet Hall


Corporate events can be a great bonus to your business, raising your profile, bringing in big clients, and showing the public all the wonderful things, you’ve been working on. Nonetheless, planning a corporate event can be an annoyance.

You’ll have to balance the needs of your employers with the needs of your guests, deal with multiple event vendors, and constantly make compromises to ensure your event is a huge ...

Flexible Workspace Users vs Conventional Workspace Users

Workplaces are fixed; workspaces are versatile

bt diamondThe workplace is where you go to work. Mostly, workplaces are fixed physical locations like office site, buildings, universities, colleges, schools, and hospitals where employees gather to work under the same roof. The workplace is where the organization is building its corporate culture and all functions of the organization reside and are put into operation.
In contrast, the workspace is the modern equal of a workstation. A user ...

Finding Focus and Staying Motivated by not working from office

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Motivation is rather indescribable, isn’t it? Some days you feel it, and other days you can’t grab a measly corner of it no matter how hard you try.

You stare at the computer screen, willing yourself to type, create, and instead you find yourself simply going through the motions, barely caring about the work you’re producing. Unfortunate to say, you’re totally dull, and you don’t know how to make yourself feel otherwise.

Here are 4 ...

VAT on your Workspaces?

VALUE ADDED TAX red Rubber Stamp over a white background.

Benjamin Franklin famously said “two things are certain, death and taxes”. That thought resonated well when the UAE and KSA recently implemented their tax system in the respective countries. Prior to that, both countries boasted of a tax-free living which drew a large crowd of professionals from areas where taxes had taken a large chunk of their income. The list is long for the forms of taxes, starting with income tax, property, consumption, tariff (trade), etc.  While the tax code in the UAE and Saudi Arabia ...