Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Meetings Podcast: How Dan Franks Went from Pro Wrestler to Meeting Planner http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/meetings-podcast-how-dan-franks-went-pro-wrestler-meeting-planner <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen sits down with Dan Franks, a recovering CPA and former professional wrestler turned podcast industry professional and event planner. How did that happen?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/meetings-podcast-how-dan-franks-went-pro-wrestler-meeting-planner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career-resources/meetings-podcast-how-dan-franks-went-pro-wrestler-meeting-planner#comments Association Meetings Resources Career Resources Resources and Reports Mon, 27 Jun 2016 12:52:00 +0000 63371 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Quote: Leadership is the ability to hide your panic from others</p> Why You're Not Too Busy to Get Your CMP http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/why-youre-not-too-busy-get-your-cmp <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The message of a new video from the Convention Industry Council, which administers the Certified Meeting Professional designation, is that even planners whose plates are full can find time to earn their CMPs. Take a look.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/why-youre-not-too-busy-get-your-cmp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/why-youre-not-too-busy-get-your-cmp#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Education/Certification Medical Meetings Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:43:00 +0000 63311 at http://meetingsnet.com Financial & Insurance Conference Planners Announces New Mission http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/financial-insurance-conference-planners-announces-new-mission <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>At its 2016 Education Forum, under way at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/financialinsurance-meetings" title="" target="_blank">FICP</a></span> announced that the association is kicking things up a notch, with a new vision, mission, and brand position.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/financial-insurance-conference-planners-announces-new-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/financial-insurance-conference-planners-announces-new-mission#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:29:00 +0000 63301 at http://meetingsnet.com Today’s Brexit Vote: What Will it Mean for Meetings? http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/today-s-brexit-vote-what-will-it-mean-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Voters in the U.K. head to the polls today to decide whether Britain will remain a member of the European Union. Here’s what economists, commentators, and meeting professionals are saying about the potential effects of the “leave” vote.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/today-s-brexit-vote-what-will-it-mean-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/today-s-brexit-vote-what-will-it-mean-meetings#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:10:00 +0000 63291 at http://meetingsnet.com Uber and Lyft: Driving Hard Toward Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/uber-and-lyft-driving-hard-toward-meetings <div class="field-deck"> The ride-sharing services have taken business travel by storm. Are meetings next? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The ride-sharing services have taken business travel by storm. Are meetings next?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/uber-and-lyft-driving-hard-toward-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/uber-and-lyft-driving-hard-toward-meetings#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Wed, 22 Jun 2016 19:21:00 +0000 63281 at http://meetingsnet.com Last-Minute Changes Are a Planner’s Biggest Stressor, Says Survey http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/last-minute-changes-are-planner-s-biggest-stressor-says-survey <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Manual tasks and budgets also frustrate meeting planners, according to a new survey of Lanyon's Smart Events Cloud customers.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/last-minute-changes-are-planner-s-biggest-stressor-says-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/last-minute-changes-are-planner-s-biggest-stressor-says-survey#comments Association Meetings Event Management Career Corporate Meetings Tue, 21 Jun 2016 20:28:00 +0000 63241 at http://meetingsnet.com MPI #WEC16: A Few of My Favorite Things http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Here are some of the things that stood out for me at Meeting Professionals International's 2016 World Education Congress, from people watching to tunes to top-notch education.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/mpi-wec16-few-my-favorite-things#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Medical Meetings Resources Meeting Formats Resources and Reports Northeast U.S. face2face Mon, 20 Jun 2016 15:02:00 +0000 63211 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Poker at The Big Deal MPI WEC16 fundraiser.</p> MPI #WEC16 Rewrites the Rules http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Congress 2016 broke new ground in Atlantic City as participants played hard, learned more, got experiential, and cuddled a lot of puppies.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/educationcertification/mpi-wec16-rewrites-rules#comments Association Meetings Resources Education/Certification Medical Meetings Resources Resources and Reports Fri, 17 Jun 2016 21:19:00 +0000 63171 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Sand sculpture welcoming MPI WEC16 attendees to Atlantic City</p> On Location: The Resort at Paws Up http://meetingsnet.com/mountain/location-resort-paws <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A ranch resort 35 miles from Missoula, Mont., blends luxury and nature into a motivational incentive destination.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mountain/location-resort-paws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mountain/location-resort-paws#comments Motivational Travel Mountain Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:10:00 +0000 63161 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Foolproof Ways to Enhance Your Event with Podcasting http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-foolproof-ways-enhance-your-event-podcasting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Want to grow your sponsorship dollars, keep your attendees engaged year-round? Launch a podcast for your show. Here's how.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-foolproof-ways-enhance-your-event-podcasting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/5-foolproof-ways-enhance-your-event-podcasting#comments Association Meetings Resources Marketing Resources and Reports Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:18:00 +0000 63131 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>microphone with &quot;subscribe or not to subscribe&quot; type</p>