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MILLENNIAL MINDSET

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Why Millennials Want to Become Their Own Bosses

Now the largest generation, millennials are reshaping the workforce as we know it, and several report having dreams of becoming their own bosses.
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How Millennials Are Changing Snacking at Meetings

You better believe that this new, influential generation of consumers is changing our snack choices, especially at meetings.
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3 Bad Habits that Millennials Can Avoid to Save Time

If you’re a millennial or know a millennial, it will likely come as no surprise to hear that millennials have made a habit of wasting time due to technology.
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3 Tips for Millennials Who Are Now Bosses

As managers of Gen-Xers and Baby Boomers, millennials have found themselves in the interesting predicament of managing older staff members who have been working much longer.
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Meeting Apps Take Cues from Popular Dating Sites to Engage Millennials

Launched in early 2016, SummitSync plans to consolidate individual event apps into one universal platform for professional networking at events.

WHAT I KNOW

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I Incorporate Wellness Into My Events By…

"I incorporate wellness into my events by doing several things, including having ‘breathing’ breaks, as there are many breathing apps to choose from."
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My All-Time Favorite Team Building Activity Was… 

My all-time favorite team building activity was a bike build on the beachfront in Cancun, Mexico.
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I’ve Attended Events that Included Local Experiences Such As…

“I’ve seen local experiences incorporated into an event that included live music and interactive experiences for guests, which people always love."

FLIP THE SCRIPT

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4 Ways to Earn the Respect of Your Exec Team

Instead of being one of thousands of employees fighting to stand out, I wanted regular face time with the CEO, CFO and COO.
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Lessons on Deliberate Visual Messaging From the Royal Family

In addition to trends used for meetings and event décor, culture-specific color associations are critical for the planner to understand—and wear.

INSPIRATION HUB

Some are fearful AI will take over human jobs, while others are embracing the technology at an unprecedented rate.

EXPECT DIVERSITY

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LGBT Meeting Professionals Association Gears Up for First Workshop

LGBT Meeting Professionals Association (LGBT MPA) will make a major mark on the industry by hosting its first Professional Workshops + Networking Event.
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D.C.’s New Innovation Incubator Encourages Diversity

Destinations across the country are focusing on diversity and inclusion more now than ever in an effort to make all attendees feel welcome in their communities.
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Having the Right Mentor & Communication Style Advances Female Professionals

Prevue speaks with Sarah Scudder about her experience as a female millennial in the workplace and what advice she has for future generations of professionals.

Have something to add to Spark? Please contact Prevue’s Executive Editor, Johnalee Johnston at johnalee@worthit.com