Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Start Your Own Business! MD Events Founder Tells You How http://meetingsnet.com/career/start-your-own-business-md-events-founder-tells-you-how <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The founder of MD Events, Miriam Dervan, has a new book on entrepreneurship, with lessons learned from building her company from the ground up.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/start-your-own-business-md-events-founder-tells-you-how" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/start-your-own-business-md-events-founder-tells-you-how#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Wed, 27 Jul 2016 19:10:00 +0000 64271 at http://meetingsnet.com How Inclusive is Your F&B? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Why F&B consultant Tracy Stuckrath believes the meetings industry needs to expand its definition of inclusion to encompass those who have dietary restrictions. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/how-inclusive-your-fb#comments Association Meetings Resources Food & Beverage Resources and Reports face2face Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:59:00 +0000 64261 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>notebook and apples</p> Marketing and SMM: The New Power Couple http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/marketing-and-smm-new-power-couple <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Is the Global Business Travel Association, which created a new standard for planners by developing <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> 12 years ago, about to push the meetings industry forward again?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/marketing-and-smm-new-power-couple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/marketing-and-smm-new-power-couple#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Career Corporate Meetings Tue, 26 Jul 2016 23:08:00 +0000 64251 at http://meetingsnet.com Top 25 Destination Management Companies for 2016 http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/top-25-destination-management-companies-2016 <div class="field-byline"> By Special Events </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We've got this year's ranking from our sister magazine, Special Events. See who made the list, and read about the trends DMCs are watching, including longer booking windows and higher customer expectations.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/top-25-destination-management-companies-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/top-25-destination-management-companies-2016#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Corporate Meetings Event Design Event Planning Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:59:00 +0000 64241 at http://meetingsnet.com Business Dinner Etiquette Around the World http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-dinner-etiquette-around-world <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>How to keep from putting your foot in your mouth at dinner meetings in 13 countries.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-dinner-etiquette-around-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/business-dinner-etiquette-around-world#comments Business Travel Tips Association Meetings Corporate Meetings face2face Tue, 26 Jul 2016 13:36:00 +0000 64231 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Business dinner etiquette infographic</p> Don’t Trash Those Centerpieces! http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/don-t-trash-those-centerpieces <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A company called Repeat Roses wants to spread some joy by giving your event florals a second life.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/don-t-trash-those-centerpieces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/don-t-trash-those-centerpieces#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:29:00 +0000 64201 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Podcast: Cindy Wilson, Successful San Francisco Event Planner http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-podcast-cindy-wilson-successful-san-francisco-event-planner <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><div class="entry-content" itemprop="text"> <p class="powerpress_links powerpress_links_mp3"><img alt="CindyWilson" class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-10314" src="http://grassshackroad.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/CindyWilson-300x155.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 155px; margin: 5px; float: left;" /><strong>Podcast: <a class="powerpress_link_pinw" href="http://traffic.libsyn.com/meetingspodcast/Cindy_Wilson.mp3" rel="nofollow" target="_blank" title="Play in new window">Play in new window</a> | <a class="powerpress_link_d" href="http://traffic.libsyn.com/meetingspodcast/Cindy_Wilson.mp</strong></p></div></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-podcast-cindy-wilson-successful-san-francisco-event-planner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-podcast-cindy-wilson-successful-san-francisco-event-planner#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Jul 2016 20:09:00 +0000 64191 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>while you are alive collect moments not things</p> What Makes a Great Customer Event? HGA Has it Down http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-makes-great-customer-event-hga-has-it-down <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The ingredients of a successful customer event, including opportunities for business and bonding, were on display at HGA's 2016 Global Forum, which wrapped up Sunday at Turnberry Isle Miami. View the gallery.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-makes-great-customer-event-hga-has-it-down" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-makes-great-customer-event-hga-has-it-down#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Mon, 25 Jul 2016 18:14:00 +0000 64181 at http://meetingsnet.com Get Your People Enrolled in PreCheck! http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/get-your-people-enrolled-precheck <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Your attendees' meeting experience starts as soon as they walk out the front door. Keep their journeys as smooth as possible by getting them enrolled in the Transportation Security Administration's PreCheck program. (YOU are enrolled, right?)</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/get-your-people-enrolled-precheck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/get-your-people-enrolled-precheck#comments Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:33:00 +0000 64161 at http://meetingsnet.com The Man With the Plan for a Likable TSA http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/man-plan-likable-tsa <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Automated airport security screening lanes can cut your time in line by up to 40 percent. The first ones are in Atlanta and others should be on the way. New TSA head Peter Neffenger is on the lookout for all good ideas to make airport security better.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/man-plan-likable-tsa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/man-plan-likable-tsa#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Fri, 22 Jul 2016 00:12:00 +0000 64151 at http://meetingsnet.com