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.
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.”
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.
For events where there is a lot of learning and buzz, creating an event hashtag makes sense. For others, it might not.
In August, Scottsdale, Ariz.’s resort rates drop significantly as demand is down during the destination’s hotter months.
Even just a quick five-minute neck rub can get attendees back on the field and achieving their best in no time.
Planners risk the possibility of feeling a glimpse of that loss of control at events, as robots and drones can be difficult to maneuver.
If table wine is to be served with a meal, place only one wine glass on the table and schedule wine to be served after the salad plates have been cleared.
For meeting planners who didn’t attend our NY Visionary Summit, here are seven reminders and words of advice about health and safety risk management to consider when organizing a global event.
You have the power to create an event that leaves attendees forever changed.
New Orleans' French Quarter Festival is the largest, free music festival in the South and introduces attendees to the city’s famous New Orleans funk and contemporary jazz music.
Think of your sponsors as the spokespersons for your event and partner with them every way you can, from including them in planning focus groups or committees to having them hand out awards
"What the world needs now are change agents, and that starts by questioning everything.”
There are a few common threads to Captain Sully’s thought process that planners in the throes of an event gone wrong can learn from.
Tips from Cinderella’s sidekicks for launching a staunch “boo” at ill-fated political banter.
There is nothing better than having a Plan B when negotiating with the hotel that you prefer.
Educate not just attendees, but also speakers, exhibitors and sponsors who have a lot to gain from using the app.
Leave it to John Lennon and Yoko Ono to turn a war protest song into a Christmas classic.
Sensory experiences such as color and music can help enhance attendee participation.