Corporate Meetings & Events http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Are You Ready for the 5 Technology Pillars of Disruption? http://meetingsnet.com/event-tech/are-you-ready-5-technology-pillars-disruption <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tech guru Jim Spellos outlines some of the cool technology that, if it’s not already, will be affecting your meetings in the very near future.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-tech/are-you-ready-5-technology-pillars-disruption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-tech/are-you-ready-5-technology-pillars-disruption#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Mobile Social Media Event Tech Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:17:00 +0000 68891 at http://meetingsnet.com 6 Simple Steps to Make Small Meetings More Productive http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-toolbox/6-simple-steps-make-small-meetings-more-productive <div class="field-byline"> By Tom Brialey </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Staff and other small meetings can be a big time sink—but they don’t have to be.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-toolbox/6-simple-steps-make-small-meetings-more-productive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-toolbox/6-simple-steps-make-small-meetings-more-productive#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:54:00 +0000 68881 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images Meetings Mean Business Offers Global Platform http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/meetings-mean-business-offers-global-platform <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The coalition’s newly created licensing agreement is designed to spread a consistent message about the economic power of meetings around the world.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/meetings-mean-business-offers-global-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/meetings-mean-business-offers-global-platform#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Global Events Planning Thu, 16 Feb 2017 23:04:00 +0000 68861 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images 3 Sharing Economy Platforms to Watch Now http://meetingsnet.com/event-tech/3-sharing-economy-platforms-watch-now <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Just when you’ve gotten your mind around Uber and Airbnb for events, along come these potential game changers for the sharing economy and meetings.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-tech/3-sharing-economy-platforms-watch-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-tech/3-sharing-economy-platforms-watch-now#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Event Tech Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:40:00 +0000 68811 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images U.S. Travel Calls for Trump to Support Open Skies Agreements http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/us-travel-calls-trump-support-open-skies-agreements <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The travel advocate says aviation agreements with Qatar, Etihad, and Emirates airlines align with many of the administration’s stated priorities.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/us-travel-calls-trump-support-open-skies-agreements" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/us-travel-calls-trump-support-open-skies-agreements#comments Association Toolbox Business Travel Tips Corporate Toolbox Fri, 10 Feb 2017 23:17:00 +0000 68751 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images $185M Loss in Business Travel Estimated After Immigration Order http://meetingsnet.com/association-conventions-and-expos/185m-loss-business-travel-estimated-after-immigration-order <div class="field-byline"> Hannah Kinnersley </div> <div class="field-deck"> GBTA surveys show executive order has significant impact on U.S. economy </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Global Business Travel Association documented $185 million lost travel spending at member companies in the week following the White House immigration ban.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-conventions-and-expos/185m-loss-business-travel-estimated-after-immigration-order" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-conventions-and-expos/185m-loss-business-travel-estimated-after-immigration-order#comments Association Conventions and Expos Corporate Meetings & Events Fri, 10 Feb 2017 18:14:00 +0000 68741 at http://meetingsnet.com What Do We Lose When the Only Focus Is on Winning? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-do-we-lose-when-only-focus-winning <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Gamification definitely has its place—just not every place.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-do-we-lose-when-only-focus-winning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/what-do-we-lose-when-only-focus-winning#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Event Design & Ideas Professional Development Meetings Fuel face2face Thu, 09 Feb 2017 17:59:00 +0000 68711 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Planning Incentives for Refugees Made Me a Better Professional http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-meetings-merchandise/why-planning-incentives-refugees-made-me-better-professional <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meetings industry professionals have a unique opportunity to build partnerships and bridge differences between cultures, creating awareness and understanding between people. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-meetings-merchandise/why-planning-incentives-refugees-made-me-better-professional" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-meetings-merchandise/why-planning-incentives-refugees-made-me-better-professional#comments Incentive Meetings & Merchandise Career/Life/Travel Corporate Meetings & Events Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:58:00 +0000 68631 at http://meetingsnet.com 4 Buzzwords Meeting Managers Won't Be Able to Escape in 2017 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/4-buzzwords-meeting-managers-wont-be-able-escape-2017 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>They may not be new, but if these catchwords and terms were Ferraris, we’d all be driving to meetings in style this year.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/4-buzzwords-meeting-managers-wont-be-able-escape-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/4-buzzwords-meeting-managers-wont-be-able-escape-2017#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Event Design & Ideas face2face Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:46:00 +0000 68611 at http://meetingsnet.com Fresh Picks: 18 Speakers Who Belong at Your Podium in 2017 http://meetingsnet.com/speakers-entertainment/fresh-picks-18-speakers-who-belong-your-podium-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Who is apropos for your podium this year? To protect, update, and motivate your organization, the in-demand speakers for 2017 will be those who can shed light on the new administration, the changing workforce, and growing risks both online and globally. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers-entertainment/fresh-picks-18-speakers-who-belong-your-podium-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers-entertainment/fresh-picks-18-speakers-who-belong-your-podium-2017#comments Speakers & Entertainment Association Conventions and Expos Corporate Meetings & Events Tue, 07 Feb 2017 15:02:00 +0000 68621 at http://meetingsnet.com