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Aug 23, 2004

Imperfect harmony

Remember that old jingle from Coke, "I'd like to teach the world to sing in perfect harmony?" Well, the U.S. is still hitting a sour note....More
Aug 23, 2004

Just me and my cell phone, strolling down the avenue

Joan Eisenstodt put a link to an interesting article on cell phones and kids on the MIMlist today. Since this is the third time in as many days this....More
Aug 23, 2004

For those of us who weren't able to make ASAE this year...

...this is the next best thing--and a very smart move, I think, on the part of ASAE and the Center for Association Leadership: a blog from ASAE....More
Aug 23, 2004

Anecdotes wanted

In a fun new contest being held through Dec. 15, the Hampton, Va., CVB is inviting meeting planners to submit their most unusual and humorous meeting....More
Aug 23, 2004

Better training through video games?

The biggest complaint I hear about online adult education is that it’s boring, doesn’t get you really involved on a personal level, and just doesn’t....More
Aug 20, 2004

Hotel wins suit against NAPUS

"National Assn of Postmasters of the US will have to pay the Hyatt Regency Washington more than $257,000 plus related costs under an Aug. 6 summary....More
Aug 20, 2004

Airline spoof still flying high

For some reason, I just flashed on an airline spoof site I wrote about last fall that still gives me the giggles to think about. So, this being....More
Aug 20, 2004

Watch out for Ted!

I know Republicans have had Sen. Edward Kennedy, D-Mass., on their "watch" list for eons, but now it seems that air transportation officials have....More
Aug 19, 2004

Are AMCs taking over?

When even industry associations like SITE and ICPA are turning over their organizational leadership to association management companies, you know the....More
Aug 19, 2004

Project Attrition Phase 2 report is here

Here’s the link to the CIC’s latest research results on why attendees book outside the block. It also contains some pretty good suggestions on ways....More
Aug 19, 2004

A new use for blogs

Cool new use for blogs in today’s New York Times—teachers are using them in classrooms to help students interact, share experiences, and all that....More
Aug 19, 2004

Groaners

Someone sent me a list of serious groaners, which of course I have to share with you all, in slightly modified form: An antenna was tapped to plan an....More
Aug 18, 2004

Why it costs so much to use a hotel phone and other burning questions

An interesting interview with J. Willard Marriott Jr., the 72-year-old chairman and namesake of the 2,700-hotel Marriott Hotels International, in the....More
Aug 18, 2004

Federal air marshals on the decline

That’s right, despite the fact that they currently only fly on 5 percent of flights and increasing rumblings that "something" is bound to happen....More
Aug 18, 2004

Starwood on diversity

Starwood makes the grade at diversitybusiness.com, with an article on its diversity philosophy and business practices. "Our goal is to have the....More
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