Housing http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Managing Your Top 3 Legal Meeting Contract Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating-contracts/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/negotiating-contracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-contract-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating-contracts/managing-your-top-3-legal-meeting-contract-challenges#comments Housing Association Conventions and Expos Negotiating & Contracts Safety & Security Wed, 28 Dec 2016 14:37:00 +0000 36982 at http://meetingsnet.com It’s Time to Kill the RFP http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-planning-toolbox/it-s-time-kill-rfp <div class="field-byline"> By Ron Shah, CEO, Bizly </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Requests for proposal no longer fit today’s needs for smaller, more last-minute meetings. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-planning-toolbox/it-s-time-kill-rfp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-planning-toolbox/it-s-time-kill-rfp#comments Corporate Toolbox Housing Global Sites Research Meeting Planning Toolbox Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:11:00 +0000 67651 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images How to Tame the Out-of-Control Room Block http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/how-tame-out-control-room-block <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Five ways you can protect your hotel room block from those pesky out-of-the-block bookers.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/how-tame-out-control-room-block" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/how-tame-out-control-room-block#comments Housing Wed, 02 Nov 2016 15:14:00 +0000 66601 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Jamie Murdock, vice president of sales, Experient</p> 4 Reasons You Should Prepare to Celebrate the Return of the Buyer's Market http://meetingsnet.com/blog/4-reasons-you-should-prepare-celebrate-return-buyers-market <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>If meeting booking and corporate <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">contract</a></span> rate predictions pan out, 2017 may be a very good year for meeting planner hotel negotiations.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/4-reasons-you-should-prepare-celebrate-return-buyers-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/4-reasons-you-should-prepare-celebrate-return-buyers-market#comments Housing Negotiating & Contracts Corporate Meetings & Events face2face Tue, 04 Oct 2016 13:41:00 +0000 65971 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Red pendulum ball with dollar sign</p> 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 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-meeting-planning/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-meeting-planning/airbnb-incentives-case-study" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-meeting-planning/airbnb-incentives-case-study#comments Incentive Meeting Planning Housing Meeting Planning Toolbox Premium 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? 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