Human Capital

Why is it worth investing in staff technicians?

In the live event industry, the typical buzz heard after a successful show is normally focused on the latest widget or innovative technical setup, and we often forget the real driving force that makes it all happen – the technician. The people behind the scenes pushing the buttons, wiring the systems, and setting, striking and testing each piece of gear hold the keys to the success of the event. Whether the gear is the latest innovation on the market, or the show concept is an industry first, the ultimate success lies in the hands of the technician. Technicians are on the frontlines of the show, and it is vital to arm them with the tools and training they require to perform at the highest level. […]