Entries by Kira Franklin

10 things LinkedIn won’t tell you

Aphrodite INK on the 10 things LinkedIn won’t tell you How do you view LinkedIn? For social or business purposes? I’ve been advised before to post my events on LinkedIn but I never thought to do it on this site as I never imagined it to be a social networking connection, just a platform for […]

A cheat sheet for planning excellent events

Aphrodite INK on A cheat sheet for planning excellent events Don’t forget the little things, double-check your lists, and always plan ahead for any and all possible setbacks. These tips can help make or break the success of an event. http://mashable.com/2015/02/03/event-planning-infographic/

Producing A Memorable Small Business Event

Aphrodite INK on 42 Tips For Producing A Memorable Small Business Event I found this article increasingly helpful on the event planning  side, seeing that I’ve already run into a number of these topics already. http://smallbiztrends.com/2013/06/small-business-event-planning-tips.html

Zora Neale Hurston

Zora Neale Hurston Festival 2015     The Zora Neale Hurston festival was amazing. Lots of people enjoying the culturally rich heritage this historic town has to offer with sunny weather, lively entertainment, and great food. Different vendors sold art and clothing and many other products, while attendees grooved to the music of Maze featuring Frankie […]

Zora Festival

ZORA! Festival 2015 Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 9:00 AM – Sunday, February 1, 2015 at 8:00 AM (PST) Eatonville, FL My family and I will be heading to our hometown of Eatonville Florida for the annual Zora Neale Hurston Festival in two weeks. When is the last time you attended a festival like this? The opportunity […]

Wedding Planners Pros and Cons

Aphrodite INK and Wedding Planners Pros and Cons So I stumbled across this article online and the header instantly catches your eyes. It explains the good and the bad from hiring a wedding planner. Today I was at a dance studio with my sister, a friend from work and my best friend from high school, […]

Masquerades

Aphrodite INK and Masquerades I’m an advocate for masquerades. It’s a way that people can express their inner selves while disguising their outward selves for just a moment. But be cautious, your true nature will come out one day and will no longer wish to hide underneath the mask.  A person’s inner most fantasizing self or nature […]

Media at an Event

Aphrodite INK and using media at an event I ran into a few technical issues and setbacks during the End of the Year Bash back in December. Slideshows would freeze up, pictures wouldn’t load correctly due to vague #Hashtags, and people couldn’t remember how or where to find their pictures after the event. My crew […]

Best Hotels

Aphrodite INK and the best hotels Who wouldn’t love being in the best hotels in a different state each month? Think of all the different types of events one could have. Masquerades in Montana or Sexy Shows in South Carolina, the possibilities would be endless. One goal for Aphrodite INK is to travel to different […]

#GetClubesqued 2

Aphrodite INK at #GetClubesqued 2 This show was even better than the last. The performances were great, the costumes were stunning, and the crowd went wild. Everything from burlesque and boylesque, to singing and dancing, to a beautiful aerialist piece, this show blew me away for the second time. Sunni Stephens and company sure know […]