Not everyone is well-suited to standing up in front of the crowd and demanding attention. Some people naturally possess the ability to say “Hey, look at me!” and grab all eyes in the room. It’s something within their personality and aura that transforms the atmosphere into one where someone’s clearly in charge; welcome to what it means to be a great Master of Ceremonies.
For some though, having an MC who can carry the mic with confidence and dictate how the schedule will roll out, isn’t necessarily a high priority. Each event is different, all coming with their own direct needs and specific details. And one of those may be to have an MC on hand who can ensure all things stay on track; another might be to let the night unroll itself. Ultimately, the choice is up to you – the organiser.
But if you find yourself on the fence on whether employing a Master of Ceremonies is a must-do for your event, we’ve got a few tips up our sleeves to help you evaluate the situation.
Be it for your big day hitting the aisle and sharing your vows, or for a corporate event you’ve been gearing up for all year – here’s what a few factors to consider during your decision-making.
Ask yourself the following questions and think carefully about the answers:
While there are trained professionals – like us – who are skilled in ensuring events go off without a hitch, there may be others around you that you feel are up to the task.
Here are a few suggestions of who may be able to take on the role:
Want to find out more about Gian Blundo and his MC experience? Get in touch now on 0418 344 044.