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4 Effective Time management tips for PA & EA’s

Sometimes it feels like managing time effectively at work is outside our control, especially when colleagues and managers give us unanticipated work at short notice. But it really is possible to gain control of your time and handle whatever comes...

Why is wellbeing important for PA/EA’s in the workplace?

In your role of PA/EA you can be a better you.

By Jeffry Farman, director, CountryPlace Conference Centre.

How To Incorporate Wellbeing into your Workplace

The cost to business and the economy of sickness absence and under performance at work is huge. It’s also worth noting that more than a third of absences are stress related. An important UK survey showed that only 2-in-5 employees are working at...

5 helpful tips for personal assistants

Tip 1. Managing the boss’s diary. If it’s too much of a squeeze to fit all the meetings your boss needs to attend, think outside the box. Find out if the meeting can be done by telephone conference. Or see if he/she can stay for a portion of the...

Dandenong Ranges Group Accommodation

In a region renowned for its attractive B&B accommodation, it is not easy to find a venue suitable for larger group accommodation. But, there is one venue that’s ideal for groups of up to 120 people.

Family reunion accommodation victoria

Bringing the whole family together at a great venue in beautiful surroundings just 50 minutes from Melbourne

4 Creative Thinking Techniques for the Workplace

By Jeffry Farman, director, CountryPlace Conference Centre

The Essential Conference Planning Timeline template

By Jeffry Farman, director, CountryPlace Conference Centre

Suddenly, it’s your responsibility to plan and provide for the all-important business conference. And if you’re new to this you will want to know where to start? 

6 Quick Icebreakers Activities For Small Groups?

By Jeffry Farman, past Global President, International Association of Conference Centres.

Have You Tried These 5 Team Building Icebreakers?

By Jeffry Farman, past Global President, International Association of Conference Centres.

The Importance Of Icebreakers For Business Events

By Jeffry Farman, past Global President, International Association of Conference Centres.

10 Quick Icebreakers For Conferences

By Jeffry Farman, past Global President, International Association of Conference Centres.

10 icebreaker games for meetings

It often pays to play icebreaker games when you’re thinking of ways to get your meeting off to a good start. Allows participants to unwind and relax. And you’re sure to win some hearts and minds while having some fun doing it.

A Special Experience For Your Group This summer

Shakespeare, Shakuhachi, Opera, Baroque and folk music, twilight performances in the close-by Cloudehill Garden Theatre.

Don’t Be Caught With Your Pants Down

By Jeffry Farman, past Global President, International Association of Conference Centres.

A comprehensive guide to Icebreaker Activities

By Jeffry Farman, past Global President, International Association of Conference Centres.

Our Favourite Puzzle - Balancing Nails

A great way to engage your group and get them communicating. The perfect Icebreaker.

The Best and Worst Team Building Activities.

Over the last 30 years we’ve seen some of the best and occasionally the worst team building activities. It’s important to learn from these mistakes so here are a couple to avoid.

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