“Can you believe we are at FICP and we’re on a ship?” asked Financial & Insurance Conference Planners Executive Director Steve Bova, welcoming annual conference participants to their second day of sessions, taking place on the largest cruise ship in the world, Allure of the Seas. (Photo by Specialty Imaging)
The message of a new video from the Convention Industry Council, which administers the Certified Meeting Professional designation, is that even planners whose plates are full can find time to earn their CMPs. Take a look....More
With multiple audiences to engage, layers of stakeholders to satisfy, budgets to mind, and a new brand to introduce, the marketing team at insurance brokerage and consulting firm NFP had to step up the creativity to produce the 2016 NFP Strategy Summit, held at the Omni Dallas in February.
Many planners get pushback from hotels when asking about donating leftover food. A little digging into the issue reveals that, although there is a law that protects people who donate food, it’s still easier for companies to have a blanket policy against it. But that's changing.
Check out our sanity-saving, energy-boosting, productivity-raising travel and meeting advice for planners and suppliers hitting the road for networking and education over the next few months. Then share your tips!...More
A new rule for financial advisers that could have an impact on the incentive travel industry was designed to protect investors from potential adviser conflicts of interests. Steve Bova sees more to the story....More