Like Charlie Brown realizes, sometimes stats reveal an unwanted truth that can eventually be beneficial.
Millennials define "healthy" as a daily commitment to eating right, exercising and being mindful.
Take away the classroom setup and create an open lab-like space for attendees to interact and engage with different tools.
Today's meeting attendee, just like the Eataly customer, is increasingly sophisticated and has the same high expectations.
Who knew the US government had so much insight to offer meeting and incentive planners.
Most meeting planners have experienced at least one or two disasters, leaving them awake at night to conjure up whatever meetings nightmares may occur next.
Patty Jenkins just became the highest grossing female director in Hollywood history for “Wonder Woman.” And you can jump on the bandwagon.
The benefit of attracting repeat event attendees not only helps build customer loyalty, but it can be six to seven times more costly to gain a new customer than to retain one.
It’s better to go overboard and have too much signage than risk attendees being lost and continually asking for directions.
No one ever talks about the best ways to exchange business ideas while simultaneously dipping strawberries into a Wonka-esque chocolate fountain.
Devitt views the “meeting stylist” as a new position and career path, comparing it to photo stylists in the fashion world, or artistic directors in theater.
Here are five key factors for meeting planners to consider when planning multigenerational meetings.
What better way to prove your skills as a meeting planner than by inviting public participation and future clients to witness your event through live video?
Matthias Schultze, managing director of the German Convention Bureau, weighs in on why barrier-free meetings have been a major focus in recent years.
Meeting planners can give attendees access to specific information, prizes and downloadable materials to help draw them into a specific trade-show booth or presentation located just a few feet away.
Sensory experiences such as color and music can help enhance attendee participation.
Who among you hasn't found themselves glued to Netflix reruns of House of Cards, pounding down the popcorn while devouring three or four episodes at a time (or maybe a day's worth, after all, what's the point of yard work?), stunned at the onslaught of deception and evil?
Always have an escape plan for any social media marketing campaign because it’s difficult to predict if attendees will take a conversation in a negative direction.
For events where there is a lot of learning and buzz, creating an event hashtag makes sense. For others, it might not.
Here are five meeting scheduler apps that will make your scheduling woes disappear.
Set aside a couple minutes by yourself or with coworkers to be mindful before walking into a business meeting.
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.
The messages behind folkloric tales still ring true today—so much so that meeting planners can use them to navigate the enchanted forest of negotiation.
Meeting planners can glean inspiration from Kevin McCallister’s methods by giving into event technology and realizing how helpful it can really be.
Advice from the fiction novels of five of 2016’s bestselling authors on understanding and navigating your way through the good, bad and ugly of human behavior.