Staying up-to-date on current events is considered cool in the corporate world, so buying a subscription to The Economist, The New Yorker or The Atlantic could benefit anyone in the workplace.
Some companies are starting to create specific incentive programs based on the interests of millennial travelers who are looking for more immersive and cultural experiences when traveling.
Where in the past brands and labels might have been important to winners, this generation of younger attendee prefers to choose his or her pillow gifts at an amenity bar.
Some resorts or convention bureaus are starting to use drones to give meeting planners and their clients virtual site inspections from a remote location.
Most attendees and exhibitors will expect some type of Internet access throughout your event, and if it’s a tech event, they’ll expect to be able to connect multiple devices.
“Companies should not be comfortable with even 90 percent of respondents agreeing risk is being mitigated properly.”
Visit Orlando's annual event begins with a preview week August 25 and benefits the Foundation for Foster Children.
If you are with a group, the most important member of the group typically enters the meeting room first. This same individual should also lead the meeting.
Always jeep a lightweight pair of walking sneakers, workout leggings and an top in your suitcase so you have something to exercise in or just walk around in if there are travel delays.
Life with a smartphone has become commonplace—so much so that now more than two-thirds of business travelers carry one.
When it comes to entertaining Millennials, your concepts must be magnetic for maximum attraction.
A 15-minute yoga session or Zumba class can provide a much-needed boost of energy that will last longer than a shot of espresso.
Meeting industry speaker and consultant Kare Anderson offers suggestions for immersing attendees in planned sequences of memorable moments that involve the 5 senses: smell, taste, sound, sight and even “touchable” experiences.
Groups planning a meeting or event in the Caribbean can now take advantage of Hilton Worldwide's Caribbean Summer Sale.
Rapid advancement in technology have placed droves of apps and innovations into the hands of meeting planners in recent years.
Millennials are accustomed to frequent recognition and respond positively to it—just make sure it’s earned.
For events where there is a lot of learning and buzz, creating an event hashtag makes sense. For others, it might not.
If you’re having a no-show problem, make sure to analyze the results from past events to see who is not showing up.
Karisma Hotels is offering Prevue Meetings readers a resort credit of $100 for simply booking at one of its three exclusive hotels.
If you are interested in conducting a program in Florida in 2011, you should consider taking advantage of the “Beat The Recession Group Package” being offered by The Renaissance Resort at World Golf Village in Northeast Florida
The Marriott tool offers expert tips and trend articles, and now it is offering planners the chance to win a $5,000 meeting credit.
Here are three ways meeting planners can stay ahead of the numbers game when budgeting for their next event.
While interacting will help get attention for your personal brand, so will creating communities related to your professional industry.
Corporate event planners can flex their secret ninja skills and unleash the inner power of fledgling employees through strategic use of Legos.
Rihanna seems to be particularly popular right now, and a lot of that can be attributed to her ability to make classic events, movies and songs cool again.