Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en The Dreamforce App: In Your Corner, Not in Your Face http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/dreamforce-app-your-corner-not-your-face <div class="field-deck"> Maybe the best event app is like the highest-end service—so good it’s nearly invisible </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Maybe the best event app is like the highest-end service—so good it’s nearly invisible</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/dreamforce-app-your-corner-not-your-face" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/dreamforce-app-your-corner-not-your-face#comments Association Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Fri, 19 Sep 2014 02:06:00 +0000 43951 at http://meetingsnet.com Event Gallery: 2014 CMI 25 http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/event-gallery-2014-cmi-25 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Event photos from many of the 2014 CMI 25, MeetingsNet's list of the top meeting and incentive companies focused on the North American corporate market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/event-gallery-2014-cmi-25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/event-gallery-2014-cmi-25#comments Outsourcing Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:40:00 +0000 43921 at http://meetingsnet.com The Traveler’s Tipping Guide http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/traveler-s-tipping-guide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You might never see your housekeeper, but you should still give her a generous tip.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/traveler-s-tipping-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/traveler-s-tipping-guide#comments Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:03:00 +0000 43881 at http://meetingsnet.com Wellness: The Number One Trend? http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/wellness-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="http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/wellness-number-one-trend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/careersalary/wellness-number-one-trend#comments Association Meetings Career/Salary Corporate Meetings Mon, 15 Sep 2014 14:48:00 +0000 43841 at http://meetingsnet.com The 2014 CMI 25 http://meetingsnet.com/cmi25/2014-cmi-25 <div class="field-deck"> Congratulations to the 25 largest meeting and incentive companies working with corporations in the U.S. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Congratulations to the 25 largest meeting and incentive companies working with corporations in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/cmi25/2014-cmi-25" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/cmi25/2014-cmi-25#comments Outsourcing Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:00:00 +0000 43051 at http://meetingsnet.com 2014 Incentive Merchandise/Gift Card Survey: The IRF Perspective http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/2014-incentive-merchandisegift-card-survey-irf-perspective <div class="field-byline"> By Melissa Van Dyke, president, Incentive Research Foundation </div> <div class="field-deck"> This year's research saw an increased focus on customer service goals and customized and experiential awards. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>This year's research saw an increased focus on customer service goals and customized and experiential awards.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/2014-incentive-merchandisegift-card-survey-irf-perspective" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/2014-incentive-merchandisegift-card-survey-irf-perspective#comments Merchandise/Gift Cards News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:47:00 +0000 43791 at http://meetingsnet.com 2014 Merchandise & Gift Card Survey http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/2014-merchandise-gift-card-survey <div class="field-deck"> Our results are a mixed bag of stagnant budgets, gift card growth, and decline in the use of merchandise for sales incentives. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our results are a mixed bag of stagnant budgets, gift card growth, and decline in the use of merchandise for sales incentives.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/2014-merchandise-gift-card-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/2014-merchandise-gift-card-survey#comments Merchandise/Gift Cards News Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:38:00 +0000 43781 at http://meetingsnet.com Paying Your Meeting Vendor: 7 Models http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/paying-your-meeting-vendor-7-models <div class="field-deck"> Brian Meyer, president of Meeting Expectations, described how his company sets pricing for its clients and which models make the most sense for which types of programs. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Brian Meyer, president of Meeting Expectations, described how his company sets pricing for its clients and which models make the most sense for which types of programs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/paying-your-meeting-vendor-7-models" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/paying-your-meeting-vendor-7-models#comments Budgeting/Cost Savings Outsourcing Tue, 09 Sep 2014 14:31:00 +0000 43771 at http://meetingsnet.com Beyond RevPAR: Here Comes ProPAR! http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/beyond-revpar-here-comes-propar <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Faced with rapidly rising customer acquisition costs (such as commissions), hotels and brands are rethinking the metrics by which revenue managers measure success. And it's a trend that may help planners who book direct.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/beyond-revpar-here-comes-propar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/beyond-revpar-here-comes-propar#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Negotiating/Contracts Medical Meetings Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:23:00 +0000 43721 at http://meetingsnet.com Dynamic Pricing: New Negotiation Tactic http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/dynamic-pricing-new-negotiation-tactic <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Can a new pricing scheme get your desired average room rate, help hotels meet their goals, and avoid attendees finding cheaper rates online? Michael Dominguez thinks so.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/dynamic-pricing-new-negotiation-tactic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/dynamic-pricing-new-negotiation-tactic#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Negotiating/Contracts Medical Meetings Sun, 07 Sep 2014 12:47:00 +0000 43601 at http://meetingsnet.com