Career/Salary en What is Leadership Anyway? <div class="field-deck"> Lessons I've learned from reading Bill McDermott's book, "Winners Dream" </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>I&rsquo;ve been reading <em>Winners Dream</em>&ndash;Bill McDermott&rsquo;s story of how he rose from a working-class family in Amityville, N.Y., to global CEO of one of the largest companies in the world, SAP.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career/Salary Corporate Meetings Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:28:00 +0000 45731 at CLIA Hires D’Aoust, Formerly of MPI, as Exec VP; Will Help Consolidate Headquarters <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/" style="width: 300px; height: 364px; margin: 1px; float: left;" />Cruise Lines International Association has announced that in 2015 it will consolidate its U.S. offices into a single location in Washington, D.C, closing its Fort Lauderdale, Fla., office. Former Meeting Professionals International COO Cindy D&rsquo;Aoust has been tapped to oversee the move and become executive vice president, membership and operations.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career/Salary Thu, 04 Dec 2014 16:01:00 +0000 45701 at Bravo to Nobel Peace Prize Winners: May the Meetings Industry Be As Brave <div class="field-deck"> How far have we come as women in the meetings industry? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How far have we come as women in the meetings industry?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career/Salary Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:46:00 +0000 44751 at Hall of Leaders Gala Wins Award, Plans for a Repeat? <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Meetings Industry Recognizes the Best and Brightest at CIC HOL Gala</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career/Salary Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:55:00 +0000 44251 at Your New Philosophy Should Be: “Why Not?” <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Luann Edwards jumps right into new technology—it's actually driven her career path. But for planners who tend to dabble instead, here is her pitch for why diving into <span class='keyword_link'><a href="" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> can be downright amazing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Financial/Insurance Meetings Career/Salary Social Media Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:27:00 +0000 44211 at Wellness: The Number One Trend? <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Deepak Chopra's talk at MPI got me thinking. Is it really wellness that’s the number one trend in the world; or is wellness simply part of a bigger trend towards self-improvement in all areas of our lives?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association Meetings Career/Salary Corporate Meetings Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:48:00 +0000 43841 at MeetingsNet Launches IdeaXchange <div class="field-deck"> The editors introduce a new influencers program </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The editors of MeetingsNet are excited to launch a new&nbsp;content program called IdeaXchange&mdash;a regularly updated collection of brief, conversational, personal, and provocative articles written by well-known, respected, and articulate thought leaders in the meetings and events industry.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Expert Advice Career/Salary Tue, 09 Sep 2014 12:32:00 +0000 43751 at 2014 Changemakers: The Final Cut <div class="field-byline"> Staff Report </div> <div class="field-deck"> The most fearless and forward-thinking meeting and event planners, industry experts, and suppliers, as chosen by our editors </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>To compile this year’s Changemakers, our editors reached out to their most respected advisers to create a pool of nominees (all of them very deserving!), then carefully selected the final cut. And the winners are... </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career/Salary News Premium Mon, 16 Jun 2014 20:31:00 +0000 42011 at 2014 Changemakers: MaryAnne Bobrow and Lawrence Leonard <div class="field-deck"> Learn more about how this pair, MaryAnne Bobrow and Lawrence Leonard, worked together to reinvent the CIC’s Accepted Practices Exchange initiative </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Their work on the APEX standards earned this pair the joint honor of 2014 Changemakers</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career Resources Career/Salary Premium Mon, 16 Jun 2014 19:36:00 +0000 41991 at Changemaker-in-Chief: Joan Eisenstodt <div class="field-byline"> </div> <div class="field-deck"> Joan Eisenstodt, Meetings & Hospitality Consultant, Facilitator, and Trainer, Eisenstodt Associates, LLC, earns her own special place on our list of 2014 Changemakers </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our Changemaker-in-Chief, Joan Eisenstodt has pushed the envelope for 40 years, changing the way we look at everything from meeting design, to diversity, to ethics. Here’s our exclusive interview.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Adult Learning Career/Salary Premium Mon, 16 Jun 2014 16:48:00 +0000 41981 at