Financial/Insurance Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en New Company Will Protect Planners’ Meeting Deposits http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/new-company-will-protect-planners-meeting-deposits <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Longtime destination management company owner Grant Snider has launched a new company, Meeting Escrow, designed to help planners navigate the risks of paying deposits to meeting suppliers—while at the same time helping suppliers get paid on schedule. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/new-company-will-protect-planners-meeting-deposits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/new-company-will-protect-planners-meeting-deposits#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Budgeting/Cost Savings Incentive Planning/Management Risk Management Corporate Meetings Fri, 28 Aug 2015 20:10:00 +0000 52701 at http://meetingsnet.com What to Do When Your Execs Are Terrible Public Speakers http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-do-when-your-execs-are-terrible-public-speakers <div class="field-byline"> By David Ahearn, Co-founder, Four Day Weekend Comedy </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>We've got a comedy troupe's foolproof plan for helping execs get their corporate messages across, engage attendees, and maintain the energy of the meeting you've worked so long and hard to plan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-do-when-your-execs-are-terrible-public-speakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-do-when-your-execs-are-terrible-public-speakers#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Corporate Meetings Speakers Fri, 28 Aug 2015 14:16:00 +0000 52691 at http://meetingsnet.com Resorts Collaborate to Offer Planners a “Mini-Citywide” http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/resorts-collaborate-offer-planners-mini-citywide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Ever seen the word "citywide" next to the word "incentive"? Four luxury resorts in Dana Point, Calif., have joined forces to attract larger incentive programs booked into multiple properties. (Pictured, the St. Regis Monarch Beach)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/resorts-collaborate-offer-planners-mini-citywide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/southwest/resorts-collaborate-offer-planners-mini-citywide#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Southwest Wed, 26 Aug 2015 20:03:00 +0000 52641 at http://meetingsnet.com What’s In and What’s Out for Events: The List http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-s-and-what-s-out-events-list <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>A longtime <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/marketing" title="" target="_blank">event marketing</a></span> strategist shares his take on some of the meeting trends he sees heating up and others that leave him cold. Being homey? In. Breakout rooms? Not so much. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-s-and-what-s-out-events-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/what-s-and-what-s-out-events-list#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Corporate Meetings Tue, 25 Aug 2015 19:28:00 +0000 52621 at http://meetingsnet.com Imagining the Attendee Journey of the Future http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/imagining-attendee-journey-future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>In a nutshell, “the attendee experience will be personal, digital, mobile, and hyperconnected.” And there will be napping pods.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/imagining-attendee-journey-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/imagining-attendee-journey-future#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Mobile/Apps Medical Meetings Mon, 24 Aug 2015 21:05:00 +0000 52581 at http://meetingsnet.com Certain and Zentila Pair Meeting Management and Sourcing Tools http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/certain-and-zentila-pair-meeting-management-and-sourcing-tools <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Event management software company Certain Inc. and strategic sourcing platform Zentila have joined forces to give planners a complete tech tool for their <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> process. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/certain-and-zentila-pair-meeting-management-and-sourcing-tools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/certain-and-zentila-pair-meeting-management-and-sourcing-tools#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Management Tech News/Trends Strategic Meetings Management Medical Meetings Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:23:00 +0000 52571 at http://meetingsnet.com Accurate Ground Transfer Manifests in Seconds (Seriously) http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/accurate-ground-transfer-manifests-seconds-seriously <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Creating airport transfer manifests is no picnic for meeting planners. Except those who use Pow Wow Smart.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/accurate-ground-transfer-manifests-seconds-seriously" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/accurate-ground-transfer-manifests-seconds-seriously#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Budgeting/Cost Savings Event Management Incentive Planning/Management Wed, 19 Aug 2015 15:42:00 +0000 52411 at http://meetingsnet.com The Case for Twitter http://meetingsnet.com/career/case-twitter <div class="field-deck"> It’s easier than you think make Twitter work for you. Our social media coach explains how. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s easier than you think make this lively, worldwide platform work for you. Our <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> coach explains how.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/case-twitter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/case-twitter#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Medical Meetings Tue, 18 Aug 2015 14:14:00 +0000 52291 at http://meetingsnet.com Financial Services Incentives Today: An FICP Snapshot http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/financial-services-incentives-today-ficp-snapshot <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Guess how many respondents hire a destination management company for at least one service during their incentive programs? If you said every single one, you're right!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/financial-services-incentives-today-ficp-snapshot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/financial-services-incentives-today-ficp-snapshot#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Mon, 10 Aug 2015 22:03:00 +0000 52061 at http://meetingsnet.com Corporate Entertainment Tips from a Pro http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Well-known performer Philip Myers shares compelling ideas for integrating music and entertainment into your meeting or incentive program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 05 Aug 2015 14:32:00 +0000 51921 at http://meetingsnet.com