Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Supplier Partnerships Rule When it Comes to Managing Your Incentive Travel Budget http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/supplier-partnerships-rule-when-it-comes-managing-your-incentive-travel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You could lop a day off your incentive travel program to save some money. Or you could reach out to your supplier partners, share your priorities, and see what they can offer to add value to your program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/supplier-partnerships-rule-when-it-comes-managing-your-incentive-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/supplier-partnerships-rule-when-it-comes-managing-your-incentive-travel#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Medical Meetings Tue, 09 Feb 2016 03:06:00 +0000 57441 at http://meetingsnet.com E-RFPs: What Needs Fixing, the Tool or the Users? http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/e-rfps-what-needs-fixing-tool-or-users <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Planners often want a quick look at availability, so they don’t want to offer up every meeting detail when submitting an e-RFP. But hotels want all the details, so they can put their best foot forward to book the business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/e-rfps-what-needs-fixing-tool-or-users" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/e-rfps-what-needs-fixing-tool-or-users#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Strategic Meetings Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 09 Feb 2016 01:35:00 +0000 57431 at http://meetingsnet.com Still Taking it on Faith that Incentive Travel Works? Industry Needs a Come-to-Data Moment http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/still-taking-it-faith-incentive-travel-works-industry-needs-come-data-m <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Incentive travel programs boost revenue, foster employee engagement, and improve morale. Or do they? The new SITE Index reveals just how much the incentive travel industry runs on faith rather than measurement.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/still-taking-it-faith-incentive-travel-works-industry-needs-come-data-m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/still-taking-it-faith-incentive-travel-works-industry-needs-come-data-m#comments Incentive Planning/Management Tue, 09 Feb 2016 01:00:00 +0000 57421 at http://meetingsnet.com Saying Goodbye to Tim Brown http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/saying-goodbye-tim-brown <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meetings industry leader Tim Brown died suddenly on January 25. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/saying-goodbye-tim-brown" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/saying-goodbye-tim-brown#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Thu, 04 Feb 2016 18:49:00 +0000 57341 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Podcast: Why Brandt Krueger Says There Is No Work-Life Balance http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-why-brandt-krueger-says-there-no-work-life-balance <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In this week's Meetings Podcast Event Technology Consulting's Brandt Krueger and Grass Shack Events and Media's Mike McAllen discuss the challenges and benefits of starting your own company, and a whole lot more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-why-brandt-krueger-says-there-no-work-life-balance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audiovisualproduction/meetings-podcast-why-brandt-krueger-says-there-no-work-life-balance#comments Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Medical Meetings Resources Tech News/Trends Resources and Reports Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:02:00 +0000 57331 at http://meetingsnet.com Love Data? Now You Can Follow a New Travel Index http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/love-data-now-you-can-follow-new-travel-index <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The U.S. Travel Association will release a monthly index to measure domestic business and leisure travel and to keep travel's economic might in the public eye on a regular basis.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/love-data-now-you-can-follow-new-travel-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/love-data-now-you-can-follow-new-travel-index#comments Corporate Meetings Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:15:00 +0000 57241 at http://meetingsnet.com Julie Coker Graham Is New Leader of Philly CVB http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/julie-coker-graham-new-leader-philly-cvb <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Pope Francis last September, the Democrats in July—the new leader of the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau looks forward to continuing to share Philly's story with the world.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/julie-coker-graham-new-leader-philly-cvb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/julie-coker-graham-new-leader-philly-cvb#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Mon, 01 Feb 2016 20:20:00 +0000 57231 at http://meetingsnet.com Creative Group/Direct Travel Buys Masterplan, Continues Growth Strategy http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/creative-groupdirect-travel-buys-masterplan-continues-growth-strategy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It's been a big year for Creative Group and it's only February. After rolling out a rebranding in January, it just announced the acquisition of Masterplan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/creative-groupdirect-travel-buys-masterplan-continues-growth-strategy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/creative-groupdirect-travel-buys-masterplan-continues-growth-strategy#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Mon, 01 Feb 2016 16:28:00 +0000 57221 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings in Orlando: Even More New Experiences on the Way http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/meetings-orlando-even-more-new-experiences-way <div class="field-byline"> By MeetingsNet Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Orlando loves meetings, and there is no shortage of investment in new resorts, restaurants, and entertainment to keep repeat attendees interested. (Pictured, the new Loews Sapphire Falls)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/meetings-orlando-even-more-new-experiences-way" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southeast/meetings-orlando-even-more-new-experiences-way#comments Association Meetings Southeast Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 29 Jan 2016 19:08:00 +0000 56951 at http://meetingsnet.com New Ideas for Meetings in 2016: Flatbread, FOMO, Fresh Air http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/new-ideas-meetings-2016-flatbread-fomo-fresh-air <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting trends that are totally mainstream at this point: healthy food, community service, Twitter walls. Read the twists a panel at the recent Financial & Insurance Conference Planners Winter Symposium in Boston put on these and other ideas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/new-ideas-meetings-2016-flatbread-fomo-fresh-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/new-ideas-meetings-2016-flatbread-fomo-fresh-air#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Fri, 29 Jan 2016 18:38:00 +0000 56941 at http://meetingsnet.com