#justsayin

  I had a debate with some folks this week about the new Emojis film. Stay with me! It wasn’t necessarily the Emojis film that we discussed, although that was the catalyst. It was the use of emojis in business, and taking that further to text speak in business emails… *shudders*. This led to a […]

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Time for some TLC

It’s that time of year again – the summer holiday! So as the conference and corporate event world breathes a sigh of relief, it’s time to wind down and get ready to go again in the Autumn! Well not at R&B Group it isn’t! August is just as busy as other months but it’s a […]

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What’s in a name?

The BBC made its own headlines this week after it published the salaries of many of its top earning talent. With the likes of Chris Evans and Gary Lineker at the top of the list. Scandalous said some, others shrugged their shoulders. But the BBC defended itself to the hilt, stating that ‘key talent’ is […]

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#GiveLoveLeeds – R&B Group Provide AV for HRH Event

  R&B Group were proud, humbled and delighted to help Yorkshire based charity Leeds Community Foundation with a very special event at Aspire Leeds on Thursday this week. The guest of honour at the event, at which R&B Group provided AV services inc sound, lighting, HD projection and of course our expertise, was non other […]

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Don’t leave it to chance!

We were called in recently to help a client who had booked a space in a conference centre – you know the type, everything you need in one space, ‘free AV’. What could possibly go wrong? Well… If there’s one thing we hear from our clients time and time again in feedback, it’s how much […]

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Every Picture Tells a Story

We’re getting all pictorial in this weeks blog. Very recently R&B Group provided event production and support for the NHS Confederation Conference at Liverpool’s ACC. A very high profile event at which the Secretary of State for Health addressed delegates, the auditorium was created by using a part of the actual arena, a great challenge […]

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We’re only humans, after all…

As Rag ‘n’ Bone Man has been telling us for a while now… we’re only humans, after all (or something like that). And as such one of out most basic needs is to congregate and engage with each other. That and WiFi – we all need WiFi! Our gatherings of course happens in many ways but […]

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Northern Powerhouse. Contrasting Styles.

  Travelling from Manchester to Harrogate recently, I began to think about the contrast between these two conference and event destinations. I wondered which I preferred. Now, cards on table, I’ll declare that I lived in Harrogate for almost ten years but I’m also a big fan of Manchester. I can see and enjoy the […]

Here comes summer… (we hope!)

You wouldn’t think so this week, but summer is just around the corner, the time of year when we start to hold events outside. Who knows when or where the Summer will appear? But be on guard, here’s a few tips for holding events outdoors. Make sure the event will work in an outdoors in […]