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postmortem, postmortem practices, postmortem strategies, event surveys, data, The Shakedown, Andrea Cannistraci, andgreat

Finding the Right Balance for Effective Postmortem Practices

Prevue speaks with Andrea Cannistraci, president and founder of andgreat, about how to find the right balance for effective postmortem practices.
What I Know, meeting trends, trends, Victoria Garlick, Brent Bushnell, Elizabeth Giron, Debra Dunier

My Favorite Meeting Trend Currently Is…

Experts weigh in on their favorite, current meeting trends.
Expect Diversity, indigenous communities, culture, meeting tips, how tos

What to Consider When Planning for Indigenous Attendees

Indigenous attendees have a wide range of customs that date back thousands of years, which is why planning meetings for them takes careful consideration.
millennials, Millennial Mindset, continuing education, learning

4 Ways to Create Continuing Education Classes that Appeal to Millennials

Here are four things to consider when creating continuing education classes that are geared towards millennials in the meetings industry.
What I Know, meetings tips, future meetings, future, Elizabeth Giron, Victoria Garlick, Brent Bushnell, Debra Duneier

I Prepare for the Future of Meetings By…

Experts weigh in on how they prepare for the future of meetings.
cryptocurrency, Inspiration Hub, finances, Bitcoin, blockchain, meeting finances

Are Cryptocurrencies the Future for Event Payments?

In recent years, hundreds of cryptocurrency startups have created their own digital coins looking to get a piece of the virtual finance pie, but will it realistically affect the meetings market anytime soon?
What I Know, meeting planning, resource, meeting tips, meeting experts

My Greatest Meeting Planning Resource is…

Experts weigh in on the resources they use to plan an event.
cognitive bias, biases, Expect Diversity, thought leadership, brain

5 Cognitive Biases That Prevent Rational Business Decisions

Because attendees are sometimes coming from all over the world, it’s safe to say they’ll have different cognitive biases that can pose a challenge to decision-making.
smartphone technology, Inspiration Hub, technology, technology addiction, humane technology, Tristan Harris

Is Humane Technology Within the Realm of Human Possibility?

Tristan Harris, a former Google “design ethicist” who recently co-founded the Center for Humane Technology, is shaking up society’s tech obsession.
Sonoma County, The Shakedown, memorable meetings, memorable events, creative meetings, andgreat, Andrea Cannistraci

How One Planner Curates Memorable Experiences for Corporate Retreats

Groups are always looking for memorable experiences, but as the meetings industry evolves, who's to say what attendees will find memorable?
What I Know, unwind, relaxation, meeting tips, meeting advice

I Unwind After an Event By…

Experts weigh in on their post-event regimens.
millennials, Millennial Mindset, millennial meeting spaces, social responsibility

What Defines a Millennial Meeting Space?

Here are five additional ways to create a millennial meeting space that will surely engage attendees of all ages.
professional women, powerful women, meeting tips, professional tips, Angela Merkel

Pave a Path to Success With 5 Tips From Powerful Business Women

And now, a few words of wisdom women-to-women from some of the most successful business women of our time.
LGBT Meeting Professionals Association, Jim Clapes, LGBT, diversity, Expect Diversity,

How LGBTMPA is Helping to Improve Inclusivity & Diversity at Meetings

LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBTMPA) is moving forward with its goal to increase the success of inclusion and diversity in meetings and events.
language, language barriers, Inspiration Hub, TED Talk, Hidden Brain, multilingual

How Language Can Create Different Perceptions Among Attendees

Did you ever stop to think about how different languages create different perceptions or cultural biases at meetings?
nature-inspired event design, biomimicry, EcoChi, wellness, sustainable design, Shakedown, Debra Duneier, Meet Well Summit

How EcoChi Encourages Nature-Inspired Event Design

In this Shakedown, Debra Duneier, president of EcoChi, discusses the concept and addresses why planners should be incorporating nature into their events.
What I Know, New Year, professional goals, Dianne Devitt, Greg Jenkins, David Jefferys

My No. 1 Professional Goal for the New Year Is…

"My No. 1 professional goal for the New Year is to continue to organize our company to make it more profitable and efficient."
multigenerational meetings; Expect Diversity, multigenerational, millennials, Baby Boomers, Gen X, Gen Y, Greatest Generation, Gen Z, how to

Make Your Multigenerational Meetings a Success With These 5 Tips

Here are five key factors for meeting planners to consider when planning multigenerational meetings.
good or bad, parable, TED Talk, Inspiration Hub, meeting nightmares, meeting tips

Good or Bad? The Incomplete Stories That We Tell Ourselves (and Our Clients)

There’s an ancient parable about a wise farmer who went through different trials and tribulations with the same response: “Good or bad? Hard to say.”
accessible meetings, meeting tips, how to, German Convention Bureau, Matthias Schultze

How to Plan More Accessible Meetings

Here are nine tips Matthias Schultze, managing director of the German Convention Bureau, suggests for meeting planners looking to make meetings more accessible.
global meetings, Expect Diversity, language barrier, culture shock, compliance

Addressing the Culture Gap at Global Meetings

With attendees traveling from all over and meetings being hosted in foreign countries, here are three ways that meeting planners can at least begin to address the culture gap.
What I Know, meeting planner, role model, Greg Jenkins, Dianne Devitt, David Jacbosen

My Meeting Planner Role Model Is…

Industry experts weigh in on their meeting planner role models.
group decisions, collective decisions, Inspiration Hub, TED Talk, Mariano Sigman

Does Peer-to-Peer Brainstorming Help or Hinder the Team?

As a meeting planner, have you ever asked yourself if talking amongst attendees helps or hinders collective decision-making?

How Barrier-Free Meetings Make Knowledge Sharing Accessible to All

Matthias Schultze, managing director of the German Convention Bureau, weighs in on why barrier-free meetings have been a major focus in recent years.
risk management, The Shakedown, Greg Jenkins, Bravo Productions

Navigating the Changing Tides of Risk Management

In this Shakedown, Greg Jenkins, partner at Bravo Productions, speaks about risk management and how policies have changed throughout his 30-year career.

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