All posts tagged: events in India

7 Things That Suck About Events Management Business In India

Back in 2015, our friend Saurabh Garg wrote about 7 things he thought were awful about the events business in India. What do you think of these today? Have they changed? Improved? Or are they, still the same? Background: At a point in life, I’ve worked with a medium-sized event and BTL activation agency for close to 4 years. While with them, I did everything from scrubbing the floor (despite my aversion to dust) to lifting heavy boxes (despite my hernia) to pitching for new work (despite my low self-esteem) to managing clients (despite my non-political demeanor) to writing AV scripts (despite English not being my mother tongue) to even seeing the world (I would’ve done that anyhow-travel is big on my to-do lists) to a lot of other things that I can’t talk about on a public forum. And to be honest, I loved all of it. I loved the good bits and I loved the bad bits. The parcel. The woods and the trees. And I loved the variety of work I did. And …