Housing/Attrition http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Passkey Launches New Single-Hotel Housing Portal for Meeting Planners http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/passkey-launches-new-single-hotel-housing-portal-meeting-planners <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Passkey, a hotel booking technology for meetings and events, offers new accommodation management tools.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/passkey-launches-new-single-hotel-housing-portal-meeting-planners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/passkey-launches-new-single-hotel-housing-portal-meeting-planners#comments Attendee Management Event Management Housing/Attrition Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:09:00 +0000 40911 at http://meetingsnet.com Association Sues Lloyds of London for Refusing Claim on Meeting Cancellation http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/association-sues-lloyds-london-refusing-claim-meeting-cancellation <div class="field-deck"> USGIF Postpones Meeting Due to Government Shutdown </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An association, forced to cancel a meeting due to the government shutdown, is trying to collect on its event cancellation insurance policy.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/association-sues-lloyds-london-refusing-claim-meeting-cancellation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/association-sues-lloyds-london-refusing-claim-meeting-cancellation#comments Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Tips From Top Wed, 02 Apr 2014 18:56:00 +0000 40661 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Tampa Convention Center</p> New Workgroup to Research Poachers, Educate Planners http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/new-workgroup-research-poachers-educate-planners <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Convention Industry Council’s Accepted Practices Exchange (APEX) has formed a new workgroup focused on poaching.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/new-workgroup-research-poachers-educate-planners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/new-workgroup-research-poachers-educate-planners#comments Housing/Attrition Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:29:00 +0000 40611 at http://meetingsnet.com When an Event Becomes a Legend: Inside SXSW http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What’s not to love about a citywide event that encourages visitors to use every third-party intermediary site out because its block sells out every time?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw#comments Career Resources Housing/Attrition Risk Management Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:17:00 +0000 40371 at http://meetingsnet.com <p><span>Lois Kelly, founder of Rebels at Work and Foghound</span></p> <p>Lois Kelly, founder of Foghound, speaker at SXSW</p> Battling Around-the-Block Booking http://meetingsnet.com/blog/battling-around-block-booking <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>New "Support Associations" site designed to help keep meeting attendees booking rooms in official room blocks.</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/battling-around-block-booking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/battling-around-block-booking#comments Housing/Attrition face2face Wed, 05 Feb 2014 22:15:00 +0000 39721 at http://meetingsnet.com Prusak Leaves Cleveland Center for ABTS http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/prusak-leaves-cleveland-center-abts <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Anthony Prusak, senior director of convention sales, Cleveland Convention Center &amp; Global Center for Health Innovation, is leaving the center to become vice president of business development for ABTS Convention Services.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/prusak-leaves-cleveland-center-abts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/prusak-leaves-cleveland-center-abts#comments Housing/Attrition Medical Meetings Resources Fri, 24 Jan 2014 00:06:00 +0000 39501 at http://meetingsnet.com Is Airbnb Becoming a Threat to Your Room Block? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/airbnb-becoming-threat-your-room-block <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>AirBnB is becoming more popular all the time with the vacationing public, but could it potentially also pose a risk to your conference's room block?</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/airbnb-becoming-threat-your-room-block" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/airbnb-becoming-threat-your-room-block#comments Housing/Attrition face2face Tue, 07 Jan 2014 20:37:00 +0000 39321 at http://meetingsnet.com Managing Your Top 3 Legal Meeting Management Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-management-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>Advice from a legal expert on how to protect your rates, avoid <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/36-reasons-think-inside-room-block" title="" target="_blank">attrition</a></span>, and manage risk.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-management-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-management-challenges#comments Housing/Attrition Religious/SMERF Negotiating/Contracts Risk Management Premium Mon, 07 Oct 2013 13:37:00 +0000 36982 at http://meetingsnet.com RevPAR and Your Meeting: How Important Group Biz Is to Hotels http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/revpar-and-your-meeting-how-important-group-biz-hotels <div class="field-deck"> Savvy meeting professionals take note: a new infographic details how hotels can use group business to improve their bottom lines. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Savvy meeting professionals take note: a new infographic details how hotels can use group business to improve their bottom lines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/revpar-and-your-meeting-how-important-group-biz-hotels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/revpar-and-your-meeting-how-important-group-biz-hotels#comments Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Trade Shows Thu, 22 Aug 2013 20:31:00 +0000 35701 at http://meetingsnet.com Exclusive Association Meetings Survey: Numbers Game http://meetingsnet.com/am-survey/exclusive-association-meetings-survey-numbers-game <div class="field-deck"> Our exclusive survey shows some associations increased the size of contracted room blocks for their 2012 and 2013 conventions, and even more are doing so for 2014. Read on for insights into how hotel rates continue to be critical in site selection, and how factors such as free Wi-Fi are influencing booking choices. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our exclusive survey shows some associations increased the size of contracted room blocks for their 2012 and 2013 conventions, and even more are doing so for 2014. Read on for insights into how hotel rates continue to be critical in site selection, and how factors such as free Wi-Fi are influencing booking choices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/am-survey/exclusive-association-meetings-survey-numbers-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/am-survey/exclusive-association-meetings-survey-numbers-game#comments AM Survey Association Meetings Housing/Attrition Wed, 14 Aug 2013 19:53:00 +0000 35581 at http://meetingsnet.com