Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en Your New Philosophy Should Be: “Why Not?” http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Luann Edwards jumps right into new technology—it's actually driven her career path. But for planners who tend to dabble instead, here is her pitch for why diving into <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> can be downright amazing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/your-new-philosophy-should-be-why-not#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career/Salary Social Media Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:27:00 +0000 44211 at http://meetingsnet.com FICP to Gather in Hawaii Amid Strong Meeting Climate http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-gather-hawaii-amid-strong-meeting-climate <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Financial & Insurance Conference Planners members gather for education, sharing, and hands-on experience with event ideas in one of the top incentive conference sites the industry uses to motivate its reps and brokers. Early bird registration closes October 3! </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-gather-hawaii-amid-strong-meeting-climate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-gather-hawaii-amid-strong-meeting-climate#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:52:00 +0000 44131 at http://meetingsnet.com Bahamas Site Review: Hotels Galore and the Gorgeous Caribbean Sea http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/bahamas-site-review-hotels-galore-and-gorgeous-caribbean-sea <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There might be a more relaxing part of the world than the Caribbean, but Timothy Arnold hasn't found it. Read what he loves in the Bahamas—and share your island meeting experiences.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/bahamas-site-review-hotels-galore-and-gorgeous-caribbean-sea" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/bahamas-site-review-hotels-galore-and-gorgeous-caribbean-sea#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:10:00 +0000 43991 at http://meetingsnet.com Build Relationships, Both External and Internal http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/build-relationships-both-external-and-internal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Everyone is in sales—even meeting planners. Keep selling your ideas, concepts, challenges, and opportunities internally, so that key executives understand your value and why your job matters. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/build-relationships-both-external-and-internal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/build-relationships-both-external-and-internal#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:57:00 +0000 44121 at http://meetingsnet.com Holiday Traditions: Our 2014 Gift Guide http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/holiday-traditions-our-2014-gift-guide <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The holiday season is all about slowing down and enjoying traditions with the people who matter the most. This year, instead of choosing the latest high-tech gadgets for employee or customer gifts, why not take a more classic approach? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/holiday-traditions-our-2014-gift-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/holiday-traditions-our-2014-gift-guide#comments Merchandise/Gift Cards Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:53:00 +0000 44101 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Aren't You Turning Your Data into Intelligence? http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-arent-you-turning-your-data-intelligence <div class="field-deck"> The benefits of being big on big data </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There's a story that meeting and transient numbers reveal when you analyze them together.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-arent-you-turning-your-data-intelligence" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-arent-you-turning-your-data-intelligence#comments Strategic Meetings Management Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:41:00 +0000 44061 at http://meetingsnet.com The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co. Takes Planners on a "Meaningful Journey" to Aruba http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ritz-carlton-hotel-co-takes-planners-meaningful-journey-aruba <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>"Inspiring life's most meaningful journeys" could well be an insurance conference planner's motto. In fact, it's a vision statement from The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co., which hosted its ninth annual Insurance Advisory Council meeting recently at The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ritz-carlton-hotel-co-takes-planners-meaningful-journey-aruba" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ritz-carlton-hotel-co-takes-planners-meaningful-journey-aruba#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Mon, 22 Sep 2014 19:04:00 +0000 44031 at http://meetingsnet.com Exploring Aruba with The Ritz-Carlton http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/exploring-aruba-ritz-carlton <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>See who was talking trends at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Co.'s 2014 Insurance Advisory Council meeting at The Ritz-Carlton, Aruba, in August. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/exploring-aruba-ritz-carlton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/exploring-aruba-ritz-carlton#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:46:00 +0000 44021 at http://meetingsnet.com Match Your Meeting Giveback to Your Corporate Mission http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/match-your-meeting-giveback-your-corporate-mission <div class="field-deck"> How to talk the talk and walk the walk when it comes to CSR </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When meeting planners propose community service activities that are in line with their companies' overall philanthropic values, these experiences resonate more deeply with employees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/match-your-meeting-giveback-your-corporate-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/match-your-meeting-giveback-your-corporate-mission#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Objectives/ROI Career Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:48:00 +0000 44011 at http://meetingsnet.com 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