Career/Salary http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6606/more en What's the Best Career Advice You've Ever Received? http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/whats-best-career-advice-youve-ever-received <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>10 members of our 2014 Advisory Board share the career advice that changed their lives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/whats-best-career-advice-youve-ever-received" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/whats-best-career-advice-youve-ever-received#comments Career/Salary Tips From Top Mon, 03 Mar 2014 14:27:00 +0000 40131 at http://meetingsnet.com CIC Call for Nominations for the 2014 Hall of Leaders and Pacesetter Awards http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/cic-call-nominations-2014-hall-leaders-and-pacesetter-awards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Convention Industry Council is now accepting nominations for its 2014 Hall of Leaders honorees as well as for recipients of its Pacesetter Awards.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/cic-call-nominations-2014-hall-leaders-and-pacesetter-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/cic-call-nominations-2014-hall-leaders-and-pacesetter-awards#comments Career/Salary Education/Certification Mon, 06 Jan 2014 21:11:00 +0000 39281 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The 2013 class of Convention Industry Council&#39;s Hall of Leaders and Pacesetters, along with the evening&#39;s presenters.</p> <p>The 2013 class of Convention Industry Council&#39;s Hall of Leaders and Pacesetters.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Coming Full Circle: The Compass Group Celebrates 25 Years http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/coming-full-circle-compass-group-celebrates-25-years <div class="field-deck"> Jean La Corte, owner of The Compass Group, reflects on 25 years of mentors and mentoring, friends and more friends. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Jean La Corte, president of The Compass Group, says she loves to "watch how people grow and see how everything comes full circle. It makes me look back on my 25 years and smile.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/coming-full-circle-compass-group-celebrates-25-years" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/coming-full-circle-compass-group-celebrates-25-years#comments Career/Salary Fri, 15 Nov 2013 14:57:00 +0000 38051 at http://meetingsnet.com Which is More Important When Choosing a Facility: Price or Airport Proximity? http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/which-more-important-when-choosing-facility-price-or-airport-proximity <div class="field-deck"> It depends on your age, IACC study finds </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p> Ten to 15 years from now, the majority of meeting decision-makers will be Gen X and Gen Y. So conference centers and hotels need to learn more about what matters to this group&mdash;and fast.</p> <p> That was the thinking behind the International Association of Conference Centers study, &ldquo;The Intergenerational Preferences of Meeting Planners,&rdquo; which was presented at IACC&rsquo;s annual meeting in March and will be expanded for 2014.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/which-more-important-when-choosing-facility-price-or-airport-proximity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/which-more-important-when-choosing-facility-price-or-airport-proximity#comments Career/Salary Thu, 07 Nov 2013 19:44:00 +0000 38381 at http://meetingsnet.com Mentoring at the Heart of Success http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/mentoring-heart-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Drawing on careers that have spanned more than three decades, three of this year’s Convention Industry Council Hall of Leaders inductees offer advice to those just entering the meetings and hospitality industry. The inductees will be honored on October 13 at Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, two days before the start of IMEX America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/mentoring-heart-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/mentoring-heart-success#comments Career/Salary Tue, 24 Sep 2013 12:35:00 +0000 36691 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> <strong>Stephen Powell,
 senior vice president, worldwide sales, Intercontinental Hotels Group
</strong></p> Enterprising Planner http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/enterprising-planner <div class="field-deck"> Meet Amanda Armstrong, the next corporate meeting manager on the MPI board. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meet Amanda Armstrong, the next corporate meeting manager on the MPI board. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/enterprising-planner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/enterprising-planner#comments Career/Salary Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Mar 2013 14:31:00 +0000 32421 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Enterprise Holding&#39;s Amanda Armstrong, CMP</p> Become a Better Company to Work For http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/become-better-company-work <div class="field-deck"> Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" is always fun reading, but we all know that most workplaces in the U.S. just aren’t in this league when it comes to how they treat their employees. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Fortune's "100 Best Companies to Work For" is always fun reading, but we all know that most workplaces in the U.S. just aren’t in this league. Nonetheless, there are things you can do to recognize and reward your employees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/become-better-company-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/become-better-company-work#comments Career/Salary Motivational Travel Thu, 21 Mar 2013 18:02:00 +0000 32411 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings/Business Travel Industries Assume a Wait-and-See Attitude as the Year Closes http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/meetingsbusiness-travel-industries-assume-wait-and-see-attitude-year-closes <div class="field-deck"> MPI and GBTA look toward 2013 and the potential implications of the fiscal cliff on meetings and travel. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p> If there&rsquo;s one word that describes the current state of the meetings industry as 2012 comes to a close, it&rsquo;s this: &ldquo;flat.&rdquo; And as organizations look toward 2013&mdash;and specifically the potential for higher taxes and spending cuts from the &ldquo;fiscal cliff&rdquo;&mdash;that word could quickly become &ldquo;downturn.&rdquo;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/meetingsbusiness-travel-industries-assume-wait-and-see-attitude-year-closes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/meetingsbusiness-travel-industries-assume-wait-and-see-attitude-year-closes#comments Career/Salary Strategic Meetings Management News Mon, 26 Nov 2012 20:17:00 +0000 29861 at http://meetingsnet.com Give Thanks by Giving Back... http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/give-thanks-giving-back <div class="field-deck"> ...to the victims of Hurricane Sandy </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our industry has risen to the challenge of helping the victims of Hurricane Sandy—here's how you can help</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/give-thanks-giving-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/give-thanks-giving-back#comments Incentive Planning/Management Career/Salary News Mon, 19 Nov 2012 15:57:00 +0000 29761 at http://meetingsnet.com 6 Foolproof Networking Tips http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/6-foolproof-networking-tips <div class="field-byline"> Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We’re all networking all the time, says speaker and author Andrea Nierenberg. Make the most of it by being prepared.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/6-foolproof-networking-tips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/6-foolproof-networking-tips#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career/Salary Fri, 14 Sep 2012 18:02:00 +0000 13758 at http://meetingsnet.com