Housing/Attrition http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en 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> <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/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. It’s time for a new metric: Event room demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/why-you-need-start-thinking-outside-contracted-hotel-room-block" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/why-you-need-start-thinking-outside-contracted-hotel-room-block#comments Housing/Attrition Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Wed, 29 Jul 2015 17:49:00 +0000 51771 at http://meetingsnet.com Pick Like a Pro: International Site Selection Success http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>8 lessons for managing risk when selecting a meeting destination outside the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success#comments CME Design Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Motivational Travel Pharma Meeting Planning Risk Management Site Selection/RFPs Site News Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:13:00 +0000 51191 at http://meetingsnet.com Wavebreakmedia Ltd on Thinkstock by Getty Images Hoteliers Spill Their Pharma Secrets http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/hoteliers-spill-their-pharma-secrets <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>An expert panel dishes on availability, F&B, the seller’s market, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/hoteliers-spill-their-pharma-secrets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/pharma-meeting-planning/hoteliers-spill-their-pharma-secrets#comments Housing/Attrition Negotiating/Contracts Pharma Meeting Planning Corporate Meetings Site News Mon, 15 Jun 2015 14:43:00 +0000 50931 at http://meetingsnet.com 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="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 Premium 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 Premium Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:58:00 +0000 45891 at http://meetingsnet.com