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THE SHAKEDOWN INTERVIEWS

FLIP THE SCRIPT GUEST BLOGS

Feng Shui, natural elements, Feng Shui colors, Flip the Script, Debra Duneier, EcoChi

Feng Shui Colors Inspire Event Design

Here’s how meeting planners can use the five elements of Feng Shui and the colors that represent them to enhance their next event.
VR, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, Flip the Script, Dianne Devitt, sensory experiences

How to Avoid Getting an “F” Using AI

The same principles used to create live events should be applied for virtual planners whose responsibility is to plan the AI and virtual reality (VR) aspects of meetings.
bitmojis, Dianne Devitt, senses, sensory marketing, five senses, Flip the Script,

See Me, Feel Me, Hear Me—Making Sense of Non-Verbal Experiences

We have been playing with our senses since birth, and as planners, we sometimes forget the importance of non-verbal contact.

INSPIRATION HUB

WHAT I KNOW

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.
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.
What I Know, unwind, relaxation, meeting tips, meeting advice

I Unwind After an Event By…

Experts weigh in on their post-event regimens.

EXPECT DIVERSITY

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.
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.
professional women, powerful women, meeting tips, professional tips, Angela Merkel

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

And now, a few words of wisdom women-to-women from some of the most successful business women of our time.

MILLENNIAL MINDSET

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.
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.

How to Engage Millennials With Event Education

When it comes to professional growth, research shows that 80 percent of millennials feel there is no replacement for coming together.
Millennial Mindset, Millennials, workplace, meeting tips, millennial talent

5 Ways to Attract & Retain Millennial Talent

As meeting planners continue to expand their staffs with employees from this younger generation, it’s important to remember these key ways to attract and retain top millennial talent.
Millennials, Millennial Mindset, bosses, event technology, Liz King, Liz King Events

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.

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