Association Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en Keeping a Global Meeting Secure http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/keeping-global-meeting-secure <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Carina Bauer, CEO, IMEX Group, talks about how her organization balances security concerns with the benefits of bring people together face to face.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/keeping-global-meeting-secure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/keeping-global-meeting-secure#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:28:00 +0000 64291 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Weird Ways Legal Marijuana Could Affect Your Events http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What you need to know to keep your next event from going up in smoke now that recreational pot is being legalized in an increasing number of states. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/5-weird-ways-legal-marijuana-could-affect-your-events#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 20:41:00 +0000 64281 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>hands reaching for marijuana leaf</p> Start Your Own Business! MD Events Founder Tells You How http://meetingsnet.com/career/start-your-own-business-md-events-founder-tells-you-how <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The founder of MD Events, Miriam Dervan, has a new book on entrepreneurship, with lessons learned from building her company from the ground up.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/start-your-own-business-md-events-founder-tells-you-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/start-your-own-business-md-events-founder-tells-you-how#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:10:00 +0000 64271 at http://meetingsnet.com How Inclusive is Your F&B? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why F&B consultant Tracy Stuckrath believes the meetings industry needs to expand its definition of inclusion to encompass those who have dietary restrictions. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:59:00 +0000 64261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>notebook and apples</p> Business Dinner Etiquette Around the World http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-dinner-etiquette-around-world <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to keep from putting your foot in your mouth at dinner meetings in 13 countries.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-dinner-etiquette-around-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-dinner-etiquette-around-world#comments Business Travel Tips Association Meetings Corporate Meetings face2face Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:36:00 +0000 64231 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Business dinner etiquette infographic</p> Don’t Trash Those Centerpieces! http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/don-t-trash-those-centerpieces <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A company called Repeat Roses wants to spread some joy by giving your event florals a second life.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/don-t-trash-those-centerpieces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/don-t-trash-those-centerpieces#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:29:00 +0000 64201 at http://meetingsnet.com Infographic: Check Out These Social Media Event Marketing Superheroes http://meetingsnet.com/blog/infographic-check-out-these-social-media-event-marketing-superheroes <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here's a fun infographic that outlines how different <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> channels can act like superheroes—Hashtag Hero, Network Ninja, and Instaman, anyone?—when it comes to marketing your event.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/infographic-check-out-these-social-media-event-marketing-superheroes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/infographic-check-out-these-social-media-event-marketing-superheroes#comments Marketing Social Media face2face Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:22:00 +0000 63981 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Social superheroes present event marketing</p> Meetings Podcast: Cindy Wilson, Successful San Francisco Event Planner http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-podcast-cindy-wilson-successful-san-francisco-event-planner <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><div class="entry-content" itemprop="text"> <p class="powerpress_links powerpress_links_mp3"><img alt="CindyWilson" class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-10314" src="http://grassshackroad.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CindyWilson-300x155.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 155px; margin: 5px; float: left;" /><strong>Podcast: <a class="powerpress_link_pinw" href="http://traffic.libsyn.com/meetingspodcast/Cindy_Wilson.mp3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" title="Play in new window">Play in new window</a> | <a class="powerpress_link_d" href="http://traffic.libsyn.com/meetingspodcast/Cindy_Wilson.mp</strong></p></div></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-podcast-cindy-wilson-successful-san-francisco-event-planner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-podcast-cindy-wilson-successful-san-francisco-event-planner#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:09:00 +0000 64191 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>while you are alive collect moments not things</p> What Makes a Great Customer Event? HGA Has it Down http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-makes-great-customer-event-hga-has-it-down <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The ingredients of a successful customer event, including opportunities for business and bonding, were on display at HGA's 2016 Global Forum, which wrapped up Sunday at Turnberry Isle Miami. View the gallery.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-makes-great-customer-event-hga-has-it-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-makes-great-customer-event-hga-has-it-down#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:14:00 +0000 64181 at http://meetingsnet.com ASAE Announces Annual Meeting Host Cities Through 2022 http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/asae-announces-annual-meeting-host-cities-through-2022 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The American Society for Association Executives has selected its latest five-year grouping of host cities, which include old favorites and one new-to-ASAE host city.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/asae-announces-annual-meeting-host-cities-through-2022" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/asae-announces-annual-meeting-host-cities-through-2022#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:57:00 +0000 64171 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Cartoon arm holding up megaphone</p> By amisb on Thinkstock by Getty Images