Housing/Attrition http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en MPI Moves to Atlantic City from Philly for its 2016 World Education Congress http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/mpi-moves-atlantic-city-philly-its-2016-world-education-congress <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Meeting Professionals International has announced that Atlantic City, N.J., will host its 2016 World Education Congress, instead of in Philadelphia, as initially planned.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/mpi-moves-atlantic-city-philly-its-2016-world-education-congress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/mpi-moves-atlantic-city-philly-its-2016-world-education-congress#comments Housing/Attrition Mon, 04 May 2015 20:04:00 +0000 49701 at http://meetingsnet.com RoomFunding: A Kickstarter Model for Corporate Responsibility http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/roomfunding-kickstarter-model-corporate-responsibility <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hotels for Hope launches a new hotel booking platform designed to make its charitable-giving-through-hotel-room-booking more personal and compelling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/roomfunding-kickstarter-model-corporate-responsibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/roomfunding-kickstarter-model-corporate-responsibility#comments Housing/Attrition Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:35:00 +0000 49501 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Home page of Hotels for Hope, which recently launched its new RoomFunding hotel room booking platform.</p> Meetings Industry Suppliers Get Their Green On: An Earth Day Gallery http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The hospitality and travel suppliers meetings professionals work with are planning to celebrate April 22, Earth Day 2015, in style. Here's what some of your partners are doing.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery#comments Association Meetings Housing/Attrition Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:37:00 +0000 49441 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Beekeeper Chef Sean Patrick Curry installing bee colonies at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort &amp; Conference Center&rsquo;s Horticultural Gallery. The Gallery officially opens on Earth Day: April 22, 2015.</p> <p>Photo credit: Grimaldi Public Relations</p> Your Meeting History Is Your Credit Score http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/your-meeting-history-your-credit-score <div class="field-byline"> By Rob Carey </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>While planners are not required to collect data on how their meeting performs in a destination, those who are diligent about gathering numbers from all the vendors they use and creating a reliable meetings history make their jobs much easier.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/your-meeting-history-your-credit-score" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/your-meeting-history-your-credit-score#comments Housing/Attrition Trade Shows Fri, 20 Mar 2015 19:42:00 +0000 48431 at http://meetingsnet.com SGMP Warns of Housing Scam http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/sgmp-warns-housing-scam <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Society of Government Meeting Professionals falls victim to housing poacher, issues alert to members</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/sgmp-warns-housing-scam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/sgmp-warns-housing-scam#comments Housing/Attrition Risk Management Medical Meetings Mon, 09 Feb 2015 19:07:00 +0000 47281 at http://meetingsnet.com Room Blocks and Red Flags: Exclusive Hotelier Survey http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/room-blocks-and-red-flags-exclusive-hotelier-survey <div class="field-deck"> MeetingsNet’s exclusive survey of hotel sales and marketing executives reveals how and why hotels are changing the way they evaluate meetings business and allocate room blocks. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>MeetingsNet’s exclusive survey of hotel sales and marketing executives reveals how and why hotels are changing the way they evaluate meetings business and allocate room blocks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/room-blocks-and-red-flags-exclusive-hotelier-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/room-blocks-and-red-flags-exclusive-hotelier-survey#comments Housing/Attrition Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:58:00 +0000 45891 at http://meetingsnet.com Room Rate Holy Grail For Hoteliers and Meeting Planners http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/room-rate-holy-grail-hoteliers-and-meeting-planners <div class="field-deck"> Get inside your hotel salesperson's head </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a MeetingsNet webinar, called &ldquo;<u>Room Blocks and Red Flags: How Hoteliers Think, meeting pros spent a productive hour getting inside the heads of hoteliers, who offered tactics for planners negotiating with hotel sales for their events.</u></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/room-rate-holy-grail-hoteliers-and-meeting-planners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/room-rate-holy-grail-hoteliers-and-meeting-planners#comments Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Wed, 03 Dec 2014 23:25:00 +0000 45681 at http://meetingsnet.com GES Acquires onPeak and Travel Planners http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/ges-acquires-onpeak-and-travel-planners <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Event organizer Global Experience Specialists expands its services with purchase of two housing services providers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/ges-acquires-onpeak-and-travel-planners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/ges-acquires-onpeak-and-travel-planners#comments Housing/Attrition Premium Wed, 08 Oct 2014 10:50:00 +0000 44401 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Event organizer Global Experience Specialists expands its services with purchase of two housing services providers.</p> Gallery: 8 Best Practices To Avoid Piracy at Your Next Meeting http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/gallery-8-best-practices-avoid-piracy-your-next-meeting <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Here are eight top tips for combatting pirates, poachers, or interceptors (or any company that has not been invited by you as the organizer to assist with your event).</p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/gallery-8-best-practices-avoid-piracy-your-next-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/gallery-8-best-practices-avoid-piracy-your-next-meeting#comments Tips from Top Expert Advice Housing/Attrition Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:21:00 +0000 44161 at http://meetingsnet.com Room Block too Conservative? Don’t Get Stuck Buying Rooms at a Premium http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/room-block-too-conservative-don-t-get-stuck-buying-rooms-premium <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“Everyone is blowing through their room blocks,” said MGM's Mike Dominguez during a talk at the recent Financial & Insurance Conference Planners Education Forum. Check your existing <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating_contracts/mistakes-made-new-meeting-planners" title="3 Common Mistakes Made by New Meeting Planners" target="_blank">contracts</a></span>: If you were too conservative with your numbers, you may find there's no more room at the inn—or it'll come at a price.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/room-block-too-conservative-don-t-get-stuck-buying-rooms-premium" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/room-block-too-conservative-don-t-get-stuck-buying-rooms-premium#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Housing/Attrition Medical Meetings News Premium Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:44:00 +0000 42071 at http://meetingsnet.com