Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en IMEX America: A Roundup of the Week in Pictures http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/imex-america-roundup-week-pictures <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Las Vegas was the place to be in mid-October, when IMEX America drew more than 2,900 exhibiting companies and an equal number of hosted buyers to the Sands Expo. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/imex-america-roundup-week-pictures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/imex-america-roundup-week-pictures#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:49:00 +0000 45011 at http://meetingsnet.com Expand Your Giving Beyond the Holiday Season http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alan Ranzer says giving during unexpected times can have an even greater impact on those in need than the more expected year-end contributions. Have you ever considered Thanksgiving in August?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Event Planning Medical Meetings Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:12:00 +0000 44991 at http://meetingsnet.com Is Your Conference a Jimmy Choo or a Honda? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-conference-jimmy-choo-or-honda <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Marketing genius Seth Godin says most companies—and conferences—eventually become either a utilitarian brand like Honda, or luxury brand like Jimmy Choo. Where do your events fall?</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/your-conference-jimmy-choo-or-honda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/your-conference-jimmy-choo-or-honda#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Event Design Medical Meetings face2face Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:03:00 +0000 44961 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Gull-wing sail photo courtesy of <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/jamesm/3285821410/in/photolist-61mGeh-aAojit-9C3Nfx-pE5hK-bxxq24-kZJVJk-cqR649-oy6N9P-h56WUm-5LFLpB/" target="_blank">James Morrison</a> via Flickr</p> New Software Creates Quick and Easy Manifests for Ground Transfers http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/new-software-creates-quick-and-easy-manifests-ground-transfers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Want a clean, accurate, and flight-validated arrival/departure manifest in less than one minute? Tell your <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> about Pow Wow Smart.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/new-software-creates-quick-and-easy-manifests-ground-transfers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/attendee-management/new-software-creates-quick-and-easy-manifests-ground-transfers#comments Attendee Management Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings News Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:37:00 +0000 44951 at http://meetingsnet.com 6 Strategies for Building Planner-Supplier Relationships http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/6-strategies-building-planner-supplier-relationships <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As much as I am passionate about <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/strategic-meetings-management" title="Strategic Meetings Management " target="_blank">strategic meetings management</a></span>, I am equally passionate about forming long-lasting partnerships with key suppliers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/6-strategies-building-planner-supplier-relationships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/6-strategies-building-planner-supplier-relationships#comments Negotiating/Contracts Strategic Meetings Management Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:19:00 +0000 44941 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkers and Doers: Talking Heads and Wellness Initiatives on Hilton Agenda http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hilton reaches out to thought leaders and fitness experts for new meeting offerings, while targeting smartphone users for new check-in options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/thinkers-and-doers-talking-heads-and-wellness-initiatives-hilton-agenda#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Career Resources Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:40:00 +0000 44921 at http://meetingsnet.com Imposing a Strategic Meetings Management Program Does Not Work http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/imposing-strategic-meetings-management-program-does-not-work <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Address the needs of the many internal and external constituencies that will be affected by your SMMP, or the program could be stopped in its tracks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/imposing-strategic-meetings-management-program-does-not-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/imposing-strategic-meetings-management-program-does-not-work#comments Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:06:00 +0000 44861 at http://meetingsnet.com Great Relationships and Great Teams: Five Parallels http://meetingsnet.com/career/great-relationships-and-great-teams-five-parallels <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What makes a great team also defines an effective relationship</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/great-relationships-and-great-teams-five-parallels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/great-relationships-and-great-teams-five-parallels#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Career Medical Meetings Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:18:00 +0000 44851 at http://meetingsnet.com Meeting RFP Language That Can Change the World http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meeting-rfp-language-can-change-world <div class="field-deck"> Do you have anti-trafficking standards for your meeting suppliers? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Do you have anti-trafficking standards for your meeting suppliers?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meeting-rfp-language-can-change-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/meeting-rfp-language-can-change-world#comments Association Meetings Resources Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:06:00 +0000 44831 at http://meetingsnet.com First IMEX America Startup Competition Crowns Speecheo http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/first-imex-america-startup-competition-crowns-speecheo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A competition at IMEX America introduced 10 intriguing meeting technology startups to attendees on the <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/trade-shows" title="" target="_blank">trade show</a></span> floor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/first-imex-america-startup-competition-crowns-speecheo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/first-imex-america-startup-competition-crowns-speecheo#comments Association Meetings Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:53:00 +0000 44771 at http://meetingsnet.com