Hosting an event is not an easy task, and it is definitely not an easy task for hosting a successful and pleasant event. Therefore, it will be wise to follow some of the fundamental guidelines on the host etiquette to guide you through the event to ensure a pleasant time for everyone involved, including you as the host. After all, you are the only one who will determine the outcome of the event from your planning, preparation and hosting of the event.
Some of the fundamental host etiquette guidelines include not to constraint your guests with a strict period, making your guests feel like home, and being a well-prepared host. These can help to prevent your hosted event becoming a disaster before it even started, and will allow your guests to enjoy the time you have provided for them.
Following the proper host etiquette, it is important not to trap your guests with a strict time line on an event. It will be wise to give your guests some spaces to breathe and enjoying themselves as much as possible with their own ways. You will not want to see your guests continuously glancing on their watches, but rather have them hoped for more time could be spent at your place at the end of the event. Furthermore, it will be essential to have your guests feel like home to ensure they will have a good time being at your place. Whereby, you can do so by preparing some personal spaces for your guests, and try to avoid using any of the spaces while your guests are there, so they will not feel like they are intruding your house. In addition, out of all things, it is important for you as a host to be well prepared during the event to avoid any awkward moment for your guests such as running out of toilet paper in your washroom. That definitely will not be pleasant.
Source by Sadia Omar