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.”
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.
Visit Orlando's annual event begins with a preview week August 25 and benefits the Foundation for Foster Children.
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.
Groups planning a meeting or event in the Caribbean can now take advantage of Hilton Worldwide's Caribbean Summer Sale.
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.
Rapid advancement in technology have placed droves of apps and innovations into the hands of meeting planners in recent years.
For events where there is a lot of learning and buzz, creating an event hashtag makes sense. For others, it might not.
Millennials are accustomed to frequent recognition and respond positively to it—just make sure it’s earned.
If you’re having a no-show problem, make sure to analyze the results from past events to see who is not showing up.
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.
Meeting and incentive travelers staying at Sheraton properties around the globe can now take advantage of Sheraton Free Weekends.
Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort offers meeting planners another reason to book before year’s end.
Here are five meeting scheduler apps that will make your scheduling woes disappear.
Staff can even bring their hobbies to the event program by teaching a pre-event yoga class or encouraging attendees to “paint” event topics that bring relevancy and creativity to the event.
You can’t have a Lady Gaga performance without some serious costume changes, and her white, football-themed crop top was definitely unforgettable and well themed.
To promote Marriott’s new Red Coat Direct meeting services app, the hotel brand is giving meeting planners who book a meeting with 75 cumulative rooms over select value dates an iPad Mini.
The Omni San Diego Hotel is strategically located across the street from the San Diego Convention Center, just four miles from San Diego International Airport, at the entrance to the historic Gaslamp Quarter.