Association Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6596/more en IMEX America: A Roundup of the Week in Pictures http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/imex-america-roundup-week-pictures <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Las Vegas was the place to be in mid-October, when IMEX America drew more than 2,900 exhibiting companies and an equal number of hosted buyers to the Sands Expo. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/imex-america-roundup-week-pictures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/imex-america-roundup-week-pictures#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:49:00 +0000 45011 at http://meetingsnet.com Expand Your Giving Beyond the Holiday Season http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alan Ranzer says giving during unexpected times can have an even greater impact on those in need than the more expected year-end contributions. Have you ever considered Thanksgiving in August?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Event Planning Medical Meetings Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:12:00 +0000 44991 at http://meetingsnet.com Is Your Conference a Jimmy Choo or a Honda? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-conference-jimmy-choo-or-honda <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Marketing genius Seth Godin says most companies—and conferences—eventually become either a utilitarian brand like Honda, or luxury brand like Jimmy Choo. Where do your events fall?</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-conference-jimmy-choo-or-honda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-conference-jimmy-choo-or-honda#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Event Design Medical Meetings face2face Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:03:00 +0000 44961 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Gull-wing sail photo courtesy of <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/jamesm/3285821410/in/photolist-61mGeh-aAojit-9C3Nfx-pE5hK-bxxq24-kZJVJk-cqR649-oy6N9P-h56WUm-5LFLpB/" target="_blank">James Morrison</a> via Flickr</p> New Software Creates Quick and Easy Manifests for Ground Transfers http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/new-software-creates-quick-and-easy-manifests-ground-transfers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Want a clean, accurate, and flight-validated arrival/departure manifest in less than one minute? Tell your <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> about Pow Wow Smart.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/new-software-creates-quick-and-easy-manifests-ground-transfers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/new-software-creates-quick-and-easy-manifests-ground-transfers#comments Attendee Management Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:37:00 +0000 44951 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkers and Doers: Talking Heads and Wellness Initiatives on Hilton Agenda http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hilton reaches out to thought leaders and fitness experts for new meeting offerings, while targeting smartphone users for new check-in options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Career Resources Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:40:00 +0000 44921 at http://meetingsnet.com The Value of Being Face to Face http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/value-being-face-face-0 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Recent research finds that 95 percent of professionals believe face-to-face meetings are essential to building lasting partnerships and relationships. Share the connections you intend to develop face to face in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/value-being-face-face-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/value-being-face-face-0#comments Trade Shows Speakers Tue, 28 Oct 2014 11:40:00 +0000 44911 at http://meetingsnet.com Great Relationships and Great Teams: Five Parallels http://meetingsnet.com/career/great-relationships-and-great-teams-five-parallels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What makes a great team also defines an effective relationship</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/great-relationships-and-great-teams-five-parallels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/great-relationships-and-great-teams-five-parallels#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Career Medical Meetings Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:18:00 +0000 44851 at http://meetingsnet.com Meeting RFP Language That Can Change the World http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meeting-rfp-language-can-change-world <div class="field-deck"> Do you have anti-trafficking standards for your meeting suppliers? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Do you have anti-trafficking standards for your meeting suppliers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meeting-rfp-language-can-change-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meeting-rfp-language-can-change-world#comments Association Meetings Resources Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:06:00 +0000 44831 at http://meetingsnet.com First IMEX America Startup Competition Crowns Speecheo http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/first-imex-america-startup-competition-crowns-speecheo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A competition at IMEX America introduced 10 intriguing meeting technology startups to attendees on the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> floor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/first-imex-america-startup-competition-crowns-speecheo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/first-imex-america-startup-competition-crowns-speecheo#comments Association Meetings Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:53:00 +0000 44771 at http://meetingsnet.com Oneworld Air Alliance Drops Group Booking Fees http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/oneworld-air-alliance-drops-group-booking-fees <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Global airline alliance oneworld has announced an upgrade to its meeting and convention program</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/oneworld-air-alliance-drops-group-booking-fees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/oneworld-air-alliance-drops-group-booking-fees#comments Association Meetings Negotiating/Contracts Corporate Meetings Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:52:00 +0000 44761 at http://meetingsnet.com