Corporate Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6609/more en I Have Seen the Future of E-mail Marketing, and It Is Equal Parts Cool and Creepy http://meetingsnet.com/blog/i-have-seen-future-e-mail-marketing-and-it-equal-parts-cool-and-creepy <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>There's a new site called Crystal that may just be the beginning of a whole new way to communicate with potential attendees, speakers, meeting committee members—anyone who has an online presence. </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/i-have-seen-future-e-mail-marketing-and-it-equal-parts-cool-and-creepy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/i-have-seen-future-e-mail-marketing-and-it-equal-parts-cool-and-creepy#comments Marketing Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings face2face Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:53:00 +0000 49521 at http://meetingsnet.com Meet the New IBTM America http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meet-new-ibtm-america <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What you need to know about the former AIBTM event now that it has been revamped and renamed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meet-new-ibtm-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meet-new-ibtm-america#comments Association Meetings Education/Certification Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 23 Apr 2015 17:44:00 +0000 49511 at http://meetingsnet.com RoomFunding: A Kickstarter Model for Corporate Responsibility http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/roomfunding-kickstarter-model-corporate-responsibility <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hotels for Hope launches a new hotel booking platform designed to make its charitable-giving-through-hotel-room-booking more personal and compelling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/roomfunding-kickstarter-model-corporate-responsibility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/roomfunding-kickstarter-model-corporate-responsibility#comments Housing/Attrition Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:35:00 +0000 49501 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Home page of Hotels for Hope, which recently launched its new RoomFunding hotel room booking platform.</p> Las Vegas Corporate Invitational Opens with a Round of Education and Networking http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/las-vegas-corporate-invitational-opens-round-education-and-networking <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Some 120 corporate meeting professionals and Las Vegas suppliers gathered for MeetingsNet’s 16th annual Las Vegas Corporate Invitational </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/las-vegas-corporate-invitational-opens-round-education-and-networking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/las-vegas-corporate-invitational-opens-round-education-and-networking#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Site News Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:30:00 +0000 49491 at http://meetingsnet.com Mexico’s New 12-Point Plan to Become a Better Meeting Destination http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/mexico-s-new-12-point-plan-become-better-meeting-destination <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Government leaders and meetings industry association executives in Mexico have signed an action plan for improving the destination for group business.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/mexico-s-new-12-point-plan-become-better-meeting-destination" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/mexico-s-new-12-point-plan-become-better-meeting-destination#comments Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Site News Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:15:00 +0000 49481 at http://meetingsnet.com Meetings Industry Suppliers Get Their Green On: An Earth Day Gallery http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The hospitality and travel suppliers meetings professionals work with are planning to celebrate April 22, Earth Day 2015, in style. Here's what some of your partners are doing.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/meetings-industry-suppliers-get-their-green-earth-day-gallery#comments Association Meetings Housing/Attrition Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Tue, 21 Apr 2015 15:37:00 +0000 49441 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Beekeeper Chef Sean Patrick Curry installing bee colonies at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort &amp; Conference Center&rsquo;s Horticultural Gallery. The Gallery officially opens on Earth Day: April 22, 2015.</p> <p>Photo credit: Grimaldi Public Relations</p> NAMID: Face Time Is Money! http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/namid-face-time-money <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>April 16 marked the first-ever North American Meetings Industry Day, with dozens of events throughout the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/namid-face-time-money" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/namid-face-time-money#comments Association Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:20:00 +0000 49411 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The Professional Convention Management Association Heartland Chapter held a &quot;Destination Celebration&quot; at Studio Dan Meiners in Kansas City, Mo., in honor of NAMID. Organizers included (left to right): Destination Celebration Meeting Planner Missy Johnson, CMP, MJMeetings LLC; Event Co-Chair David Kinney, Louisville Convention &amp; Visitors Bureau and PCMA Heartland Chapter president-elect; Kristen Kimbrel, CMP, American Academy of Family Physicians and PCMA Heartland Chapter president; and Event Co-Chair Lisa Lopez, NYC &amp; Company.</p> A Critic and An Opportunist Attend a Company Meeting… http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/critic-and-opportunist-attend-company-meeting <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The next time you attend a company meeting, don’t sit with your closest colleagues. You see them every day. Be the opportunist, not the critic. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/critic-and-opportunist-attend-company-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/critic-and-opportunist-attend-company-meeting#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Medical Meetings Fri, 17 Apr 2015 18:35:00 +0000 49361 at http://meetingsnet.com Meeting Negotiation: When to Step Away from the Legalese http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/meeting-negotiation-when-step-away-legalese <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Can talking it out can save you time, money, aggravation, and drama? Two lawyers make the case.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/meeting-negotiation-when-step-away-legalese" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/meeting-negotiation-when-step-away-legalese#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Negotiating/Contracts Medical Meetings Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:19:00 +0000 49351 at http://meetingsnet.com 3 Things to Know About Next-Gen Exhibitors http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/3-things-know-about-next-gen-exhibitors <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Gens X and Y may differ from their elders in many ways, but what they value in expos, according to new research from CEIR and SISO, doesn’t appear to be one of them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/3-things-know-about-next-gen-exhibitors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/3-things-know-about-next-gen-exhibitors#comments Trade Shows Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:55:00 +0000 49331 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Young exhibitors mingle at a tradeshow.</p> Image by Stockbyte on Thinkstock by Getty Images