Meetings And Parties In The World Of Pandemics

meetings and parties photoHow Will Pandemics Affect Meetings & Parties?

Pandemics may well become more commonplace and keep affecting meetings and parties into the future. Social distancing seems to be the new catchphrase that affects group gatherings  The world has gone through a lot of changes in the last few months, meetings, parties, and conferences may never truly be the same. There will be lasting changes in the industry and for customers. However, I am very confident we will all adapt. Humans are very good at adapting the environment to fit our needs and that will be true for pandemics as well. This too shall pass.

Limited group sizes, social distancing, and increased sanitation will likely be a new focus for many businesses going forward. But they will adapt. Meetings and parties will continue, what good is civilization if we can’t gather, interact and share? Bringing the world together is what this age has been all about.

Future Meeting and Party Considerations

Customers and businesses alike will need to adjust. For the business, balancing the new safety and health requirements with ingrained customer expectations will be tough. The meeting or party customer is used to the old ways. Packing people into meetings, inviting everyone you know to your party or holding open events will need to be re-examined. What new procedures do you think we will see? What restrictions should be put into place by businesses? Please share your ideas and comments with us.

As we said before, we will all adapt, customer and business alike. Humans and Americans, in particular, are resourceful. We will all need to get used to smaller meetings and party sizes. Whether we like it or not, it is for our own good. Businesses and customers alike will need to follow tougher cleaning and hygiene procedures. That is one bright side, we will all end up cleaner as a result of this challenging time.

The Beacon Center Plans and Prepares For You

The Beacon Center has been hit by the unease like everyone else. Our business has taken a hit. However, we did plan and prepare, so we will be here to help your business get back to work. Whether it is retraining, business planning or maybe even a baby shower (we were all told to stay home for a while after all), we will be ready with venue space to accommodate your needs and help you get back to life and business.

Deciding on a venue space is easier when you have one place that is the right size for many different events. To learn how we can help you navigate this new landscape for parties and meetings, visit our facility by setting up a free tour.  We offer live streaming capability for getting people together remotely from our location. We are even set up to offer virtual tours, where we speak to you on the phone as you physically tour our venue.

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Becky Stonebarger

About Becky Stonebarger

The Beacon Center is the collaborative effort of Husband and Wife team, Gil & Becky Stonebarger. Becky is the mastermind and driving force behind the Center, with Gil supporting her every step of the way. With over 50 yrs of combined experience in Hospitality, Becky & Gil finally realized their dream of an affordable, inspiring space for Businesses and Individuals alike to meet, train or just party. Becky has owned several businesses through the years and is very proud of her degree in Casino Management and is currently working on her Event Planning degree as well. Gil is a US Navy Veteran who has managed hospitality operations across the country for over 30 yrs. They have been happily married for over 30 yrs, have two daughters and two grandchildren.

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