Financial/Insurance Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en FCC Advisory: Venues Can’t Block Wi-Fi http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The FCC today released a warning to would-be Wi-Fi blockers: Don't do it.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/trade-shows/fcc-advisory-venues-can-t-block-wi-fi#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Trade Shows Event Planning Tech Tue, 27 Jan 2015 21:05:00 +0000 46831 at http://meetingsnet.com FICP 2015 Winter Symposium Amid Boston Blizzard http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-2015-winter-symposium-amid-boston-blizzard <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>An impending blizzard caused some attendees to high-tail it out of Boston early, on Monday afternoon, and others to hunker down for an extra night at the beautiful Langham Hotel—not a bad place to be stranded! </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-2015-winter-symposium-amid-boston-blizzard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-2015-winter-symposium-amid-boston-blizzard#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Tue, 27 Jan 2015 00:55:00 +0000 46801 at http://meetingsnet.com How Meeting Planners Can Rein in Entertainment Riders http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Headline entertainers take your incentive conference from amazing memory to experience of a lifetime. We've got tips from an expert on handling the unique challenges of celebrity <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating_contracts/mistakes-made-new-meeting-planners" title="3 Common Mistakes Made by New Meeting Planners" target="_blank">contracts</a></span> and riders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Negotiating/Contracts Recreation/Entertainment Sun, 25 Jan 2015 03:08:00 +0000 46751 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Adam Kahan, Empire Entertainment</p> Aim for New Year's Goals, Not Resolutions http://meetingsnet.com/career/aim-new-years-goals-not-resolutions <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Don't worry if your New Year's resolutions already have fallen by the wayside. Shift your focus to New Year's goals, and the objectives that will help you reach them.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/aim-new-years-goals-not-resolutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/aim-new-years-goals-not-resolutions#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Tue, 20 Jan 2015 14:59:00 +0000 46561 at http://meetingsnet.com Millennials Make Meetings Better for All http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all <div class="field-byline"> By Rob Carey and Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Today's innovations at meetings, most of which are driven by the needs and desires of younger attendees, are benefiting attendees of all generations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/millennials-make-meetings-better-all#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Design Event Planning Global Events Medical Meetings Tech Sun, 18 Jan 2015 21:42:00 +0000 46541 at http://meetingsnet.com Can Venues Block Your Wi-Fi? Industry Waiting for FCC http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Earlier this week, Marriott said it would no longer block meeting attendees' personal Wi-Fi hotspots at its properties. But a petition filed by Marriott and the AH&LA, asking the FCC to allow Wi-Fi blocking in certain instances, remains open.</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/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech-newstrends/can-venues-block-your-wi-fi-industry-waiting-fcc#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Tech News/Trends Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Fri, 16 Jan 2015 20:12:00 +0000 46521 at http://meetingsnet.com Essence of Aloha at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/essence-aloha-ritz-carlton-kapalua <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>At a weekend gathering prior to the 2014 Financial & Insurance Conference Planners Annual Conference, a group of planners and Ritz-Carlton representatives enjoyed the hospitality and highlights of Maui at The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/essence-aloha-ritz-carlton-kapalua" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/essence-aloha-ritz-carlton-kapalua#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southwest Wed, 14 Jan 2015 18:01:00 +0000 46491 at http://meetingsnet.com Preferred Hotels Group Hosts Planners in Hawaii http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/preferred-hotels-group-hosts-planners-hawaii <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Two groups of financial services company planners, along with representatives from properties in the Preferred Hotels & Resorts portfolio, enjoyed Hawaiian beauty and luxury at the Kahala Hotel in Honolulu (pictured) and Mauna Lani Bay Hotel on the Big Island.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/preferred-hotels-group-hosts-planners-hawaii" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/preferred-hotels-group-hosts-planners-hawaii#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Southwest Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:33:00 +0000 46481 at http://meetingsnet.com SITE to Relaunch CITE With New Content http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/site-relaunch-cite-new-content <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A revitalized advanced certification program and a stand against a dark side of global travel—child sex trafficking—are among the priorities for Society for Incentive Travel Excellence 2015 President Rhonda Brewer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/site-relaunch-cite-new-content" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/site-relaunch-cite-new-content#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel Wed, 07 Jan 2015 19:30:00 +0000 46351 at http://meetingsnet.com Planner's Travelogue: European River Cruise http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/planners-travelogue-european-river-cruise <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Timothy Arnold is back from his first river cruise, sailing the Rhine with AmaWaterways. Read his report on river cruising as an incentive.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/planners-travelogue-european-river-cruise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/europemiddle-eastafrica/planners-travelogue-european-river-cruise#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Europe/Middle East/Africa Global Site Research Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:24:00 +0000 46291 at http://meetingsnet.com