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Sep 07, 2004

Novel sponsorship idea for events

Thanks to the Experiential Marketing Forum listserv, I recently read about how Tylenol is doing some very low-key sponsorships at extreme sporting....More
Sep 07, 2004

A laborious job, but someone’s got to do it

Unite Here, a 440,000-member labor union that includes hotel employees, has released the first edition of its Hotel Labor Advisor Newsletter for....More
Sep 07, 2004

Pickles and lipstick shut down airport

Hard to believe, but a backpack containing cosmetics was mistaken by bomb-sniffing dogs as potentially being explosives, shutting down Ontario, Calif....More
Sep 07, 2004

Behind the scenes with security at the DNC

A really good behind-the-scenes look at what went into the security efforts at the Democratic National Convention in Boston from a CSO magazine....More
Sep 03, 2004

Attention, non-profits

If you or someone you know works for a non-profit organization, check out the Google Grants program: The Google Grants program supports organizations....More
Sep 03, 2004

Don’t let your patriotic spirit flag

Between the upcoming elections and the national day of mourning and remembrance on September 11, U.S.-based meetings this fall are sure to be flying....More
Sep 03, 2004

Back-to-school special

Just in time for fall—a Web site that links to 119 schools that offer hospitality and/or meeting planning programs. To receive a weekly blog update,....More
Sep 03, 2004

Ha ha’s at Hampton?

It was taking too long to open, so I gave up on it, but if you have better luck, check out Hampton Inn Hotels’ "comedic guided virtual hotel tour."....More
Sep 03, 2004

Hotels and homeland security

A forum by Avendra took hotels to task on their terrorism preparedness—a timely topic, now that "soft" targets like hotels are in the terrorists....More
Sep 03, 2004

Casino "deathwatch" site

The MIMlist listserv is a strange and wonderful thing—today, a MIMlister pointed out a site called Las Vegas Casino Death Watch, where what appears....More
Sep 03, 2004

Another reason why I hate really loud music at evening functions

Not only does it make conversation just about impossible, but now we have actual medical evidence that booming bass notes are bad—and not just for....More
Sep 03, 2004

Flying soon no longer will be a safe haven from cellphones

According to Slashdot, pretty soon even the skies won’t be cellphone-free: In a recent article from the New York Times it seems that airlines and....More
Sep 03, 2004

Sing-along time

Tradeshow Blues has trotted out its song again—I missed it! If you’ve ever exhibited at or organized a trade show, you can relate to the lyrics. And....More
Sep 03, 2004

Site for weather watchers

If you, like me, have friends, loved ones, or a meeting coming up soon in one of the areas Hurricane Frances is bearing down on, this site is a....More
Sep 02, 2004

A good day for those whose names start with "S"

Well, actually, mine’s been a little rocky, but Singapore and San Juan should be happy—they just were added to Best Cities alliance of global....More
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