Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en The Power of Global Partnerships http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/power-global-partnerships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>As we settle into 2015, I&rsquo;m excited about many things on the horizon for our industry. Business is back in full force for meetings and incentives, and we&rsquo;ve made great strides over the past few years to prove the value of our industry. </p> <p>&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/power-global-partnerships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/power-global-partnerships#comments Outsourcing Fri, 30 Jan 2015 14:20:00 +0000 46951 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Win the War for Talent http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/how-win-war-talent <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The war for talent is heating up! With improvement in the global economy, it&rsquo;s getting increasingly difficult for companies to attract and retain the high-potential and skilled employees who are necessary to compete globally.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/how-win-war-talent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/how-win-war-talent#comments Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:35:00 +0000 46891 at http://meetingsnet.com Unions and Meetings: 5 Dos and Don’ts http://meetingsnet.com/blog/unions-and-meetings-5-dos-and-don-ts <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are five things planners and their AV vendors need to know about working with unions at their events.</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/unions-and-meetings-5-dos-and-don-ts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/unions-and-meetings-5-dos-and-don-ts#comments Trade Shows Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:16:00 +0000 46871 at http://meetingsnet.com Only You Can Protect Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/only-you-can-protect-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Like Smokey the Bear imploring each of us to take care of the forests, advocate Roger Rickard recently implored a group of meeting professionals to protect the future of the meetings industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/only-you-can-protect-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/only-you-can-protect-meetings#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Resources Medical Meetings News Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:03:00 +0000 46851 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Roger Rickard, Voices in Advocacy</p> FCC Advisory: Venues Can’t Block Wi-Fi http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The FCC today released a warning to would-be Wi-Fi blockers: Don't do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Trade Shows Event Planning Tech Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:05:00 +0000 46831 at http://meetingsnet.com FICP 2015 Winter Symposium Amid Boston Blizzard http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-2015-winter-symposium-amid-boston-blizzard <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>An impending blizzard caused some attendees to high-tail it out of Boston early, on Monday afternoon, and others to hunker down for an extra night at the beautiful Langham Hotel—not a bad place to be stranded! </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-2015-winter-symposium-amid-boston-blizzard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-2015-winter-symposium-amid-boston-blizzard#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:55:00 +0000 46801 at http://meetingsnet.com How Meeting Planners Can Rein in Entertainment Riders http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Headline entertainers take your incentive conference from amazing memory to experience of a lifetime. We've got tips from an expert on handling the unique challenges of celebrity <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> and riders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Negotiating/Contracts Recreation/Entertainment Sun, 25 Jan 2015 03:08:00 +0000 46751 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Adam Kahan, Empire Entertainment</p> Using Emotion in Meetings to Motivate Behavior Change, Part 1 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Learning about the existence of a scary new threat to meetings is all it took to get one session's participants to want to update their risk management strategies. </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/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:22:00 +0000 46741 at http://meetingsnet.com Cyber Security: A Real Risk for Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You may not know it, but hacks and cyber attacks on meetings and events should be on the list of things that keep you up at night. Here’s why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:07:00 +0000 46731 at http://meetingsnet.com Let's Share Our Sustainability/CSR Stories #CSRShareDay http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-share-our-sustainabilitycsr-stories-csrshareday <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Corporate social responsibility, or <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span>, and meetings is a winning combination! And Thursday, January 22 is a day we're setting aside to share what we've found to be most effective and encourage more to participate in corporate social responsibility programs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </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/lets-share-our-sustainabilitycsr-stories-csrshareday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-share-our-sustainabilitycsr-stories-csrshareday#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Event Design Event Planning Medical Meetings face2face Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:10:00 +0000 46681 at http://meetingsnet.com