Housing/Attrition http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en How to Beat 3 of the Gnarliest Room Block Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/how-beat-3-gnarliest-room-block-challenges <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At a session at the recent American Society of Association Executives Annual Meeting, experts and audience members put their heads together to beat the challenges that threatened to bust their room blocks.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/how-beat-3-gnarliest-room-block-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/how-beat-3-gnarliest-room-block-challenges#comments Housing/Attrition Tue, 23 Aug 2016 22:21:00 +0000 65131 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Hands in cubicle holding up &quot;Help&quot; sign</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Airbnb for Incentives: A Case Study http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/airbnb-incentives-case-study <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Faced with more qualifiers than rooms, one incentive meeting planner scrambled to think outside the resort. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/airbnb-incentives-case-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/airbnb-incentives-case-study#comments Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Site Selection/RFPs Mon, 11 Jul 2016 15:07:00 +0000 63921 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Beautiful beach in Costa Rica</p> Are Planners Liable for Airbnb Problems? http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/are-planners-liable-airbnb-problems <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With more attendees staying at Airbnb and other home-stay accommodations, planners need to know their culpability should something go wrong.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/are-planners-liable-airbnb-problems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/are-planners-liable-airbnb-problems#comments Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Negotiation Insights Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:04:00 +0000 63331 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Man next to chalkboard message &quot;what you need to know&quot;</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Ready to Book a Bunch of Strangers’ Homes for Your Next Dinearound? http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/ready-book-bunch-strangers-homes-your-next-dinearound <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Sound farfetched? You could do it today, and maybe you should! Travelers have always discovered destinations through food and dining culture. Social dining adds authenticity, and offers an experience your qualifiers will remember forever. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/ready-book-bunch-strangers-homes-your-next-dinearound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/ready-book-bunch-strangers-homes-your-next-dinearound#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Food & Beverage International Partners Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 26 Apr 2016 15:18:00 +0000 60121 at http://meetingsnet.com 14 Ideas for Nontraditional Training Venues http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/14-ideas-nontraditional-training-venues <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Looking for some affordable options for facilities that can host your training activities? Here you go.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/14-ideas-nontraditional-training-venues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/14-ideas-nontraditional-training-venues#comments Housing/Attrition Site Selection/RFPs Site News Premium Mon, 04 Jan 2016 21:29:00 +0000 55701 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>University building</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images Hilton Testing $50 Cancellation Fee http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/hilton-testing-50-cancellation-fee <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The hotel company is toying with the idea of adding a $50 cancellation fee for room reservations.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/hilton-testing-50-cancellation-fee" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/hilton-testing-50-cancellation-fee#comments Housing/Attrition Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Premium Wed, 23 Dec 2015 21:57:00 +0000 55541 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Hotel searching online</p> Thinkstock by Getty Images With a Master Services Agreement, Contract Negotiation is “One and Done!” http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/master-services-agreement-contract-negotiation-one-and-done <div class="field-byline"> Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MSAs save time and effort by getting legal terms agreed upon between your company and suppliers you use often.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/master-services-agreement-contract-negotiation-one-and-done" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/master-services-agreement-contract-negotiation-one-and-done#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Housing/Attrition Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Premium Mon, 02 Nov 2015 18:51:00 +0000 11231 at http://meetingsnet.com Managing Your Top 3 Legal Meeting Contract Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-contract-challenges <div class="field-deck"> Advice from a legal expert on how to protect your rates, avoid attrition, and manage risk. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Legal eagle Barbara Dunn shares how to protect your room rates from Internet wholesalers and room poachers, avoid room block <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/36-reasons-think-inside-room-block" title="" target="_blank">attrition</a></span> fees, and manage risk and liability related to your meetings.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-contract-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-contract-challenges#comments Housing/Attrition Religious/SMERF Negotiating/Contracts Risk Management Negotiation Insights Premium Fri, 02 Oct 2015 13:37:00 +0000 36982 at http://meetingsnet.com Beware: Disrupters Are Out to Get Your Association’s Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/blog/beware-disrupters-are-out-get-your-association-s-meetings <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Questions association meeting planners need to address now so you can protect your bottom line from getting walloped by changes in technology, attendee behavior, and the new sharing economy.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/beware-disrupters-are-out-get-your-association-s-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/beware-disrupters-are-out-get-your-association-s-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Budgeting/Cost Savings Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Trade Shows face2face Thu, 20 Aug 2015 22:18:00 +0000 52531 at http://meetingsnet.com Why You Need to Start Thinking Outside the Contracted Hotel Room Block http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/why-you-need-start-thinking-outside-contracted-hotel-room-block <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>According to a new study, an average of one out of every three group room nights in the U.S. is booked outside of the official room block, so your room-block history only tells a partial story about your event’s value. 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