No matter what side of the political argument you and your group supports, the key thing that all meetings industry professionals can do is monitor policy issues that impact the industry.
She’s on a roll. Whether jive talkin’ as a TV fortune evangelist or headlining some of the brilliant political spoofs of “Saturday Night Live.”
Channel Marlon Brando if you must and realize that there is always a solution. Don't offend the individual who put you in the stressful situation or freak out on those who can help you get out of it.
If the Chinese New Year is too much to celebrate, maybe Gung Haggis Fat Choy will be more up your alley.
Today's meeting attendee, just like the Eataly customer, is increasingly sophisticated and has the same high expectations.
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.
“Even in space, there’s a double standard.”
Social media isn't an option any more, it's a natural extension of your meeting brand.
“We are humans. There is a finite end to this life, and we’re all going to face it and a little silliness can help.”
Leave it to John Lennon and Yoko Ono to turn a war protest song into a Christmas classic.
You have the power to create an event that leaves attendees forever changed.
Predictable ballroom and boardroom meetings are being shaken up, as meeting planners find more creative ways to engage attendees and transform event spaces.
Wharton believed that the fewer colors used in a room, the more relaxing the space would be.
Martha Stewart was said to have lost at least 10 pounds in prison, and that’s likely because she cut out her famous gluten-loaded sweets and pastries.
The Netflix original, Stranger Things, centers around a 12-year-old boy, will, who goes missing.
Like Charlie Brown realizes, sometimes stats reveal an unwanted truth that can eventually be beneficial.
The Wi-Fi question becomes more and more important for groups, especially any group involved in the tech industry.
If you've ever wanted to know how to become a mystic sorcerer capable of delving into distant dimensions with a determined gaze and swirl of a hand, don't bother reading this.
The late Leonard Cohen gave much to the world in the way of lyrical storytelling, and oddly enough, contract clauses, as these lyrics will attest.
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?
Even just a quick five-minute neck rub can get attendees back on the field and achieving their best in no time.
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.
Driven by the trend among consumers valuing experiences over material things, meetings are undergoing a profound transformation and becoming more experiential.
A few lessons for meeting planners from "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"'s crew of quirky characters
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.