"My No. 1 professional goal for the New Year is to continue to organize our company to make it more profitable and efficient."
Industry experts weigh in on their meeting planner role models.
"I incorporate wellness into my events by doing several things, including having ‘breathing’ breaks, as there are many breathing apps to choose from."
My all-time favorite team building activity was a bike build on the beachfront in Cancun, Mexico.
“I’ve seen local experiences incorporated into an event that included live music and interactive experiences for guests, which people always love."
“I keep my business evolving by scanning articles, news reports, blogs, magazines, etc., for emerging trends that I can adopt."
"The best F&B setups anywhere around the globe have two attributes. They don't require waiters to bring you a meal, and the lines to get food go on both sides of the table.”
“The tech tool I am using most right now is Contactually, an amazing software solution that helps me manage my relationships with clients."
Meeting planners share their New Year's resolutions and how it can impact their life in the hospitality and meetings industries.
"Steve Jobs—truth be told—was only strong at a few things (mega-strong) and was very wise to always surround himself with people that could see and do things he couldn't."
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Planners sound off on their biggest professional and personal inspirations.
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