Financial/Insurance Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en A Critic and An Opportunist Attend a Company Meeting… http://meetingsnet.com/career/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/career/critic-and-opportunist-attend-company-meeting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/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 Falling Travel Prices: A Plus or a Minus? http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/falling-travel-prices-plus-or-minus <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Business travel volume is on the rise as the U.S. economy “kicks into a higher gear,” says the latest quarterly business travel index report from the Global Business Travel Association, which predicts more than 492 million individual business trips in 2015. There’s a mixed message about business travel spending, however. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/falling-travel-prices-plus-or-minus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/falling-travel-prices-plus-or-minus#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Career Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Wed, 15 Apr 2015 16:45:00 +0000 49281 at http://meetingsnet.com Are Your Meeting Attendees Safe in the Air? http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/are-your-meeting-attendees-safe-air <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Meeting, incentive, and conference planners must adopt more professional safety management in general, not only for airlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/are-your-meeting-attendees-safe-air" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/are-your-meeting-attendees-safe-air#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research Global Events Medical Meetings Tue, 07 Apr 2015 16:41:00 +0000 48961 at http://meetingsnet.com FICP Becomes CMP Preferred Provider http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-becomes-cmp-preferred-provider <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Attendees at Financial & Insurance Conference Planners events now may have their CE credit automatically registered on their Convention Industry Council profiles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-becomes-cmp-preferred-provider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/ficp-becomes-cmp-preferred-provider#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Education/Certification Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:10:00 +0000 48891 at http://meetingsnet.com U.S. Fails to Make Top 10 (or Even Top 29) Best Airports http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/us-fails-make-top-10-or-even-top-29-best-airports <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Changi Airport in Singapore (pictured) tops the 2015 list of passengers' favorite airports, and is one of six Asian facilities that made the top 10. The highest-ranking airport in the U.S. came in at number 30. Can you guess which city takes the honor?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/us-fails-make-top-10-or-even-top-29-best-airports" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/us-fails-make-top-10-or-even-top-29-best-airports#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Site Research Medical Meetings Fri, 27 Mar 2015 19:47:00 +0000 48611 at http://meetingsnet.com "Heaven Over Hell": New NYC Event Space http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/heaven-over-hell-new-nyc-event-space <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A two-floor penthouse suite at Kimpton's Ink48 hotel in Hell's Kitchen was renovated with an eye toward inspiring corporate groups with views of the Hudson River and Midtown Manhattan.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/heaven-over-hell-new-nyc-event-space" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/northeast-us/heaven-over-hell-new-nyc-event-space#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Northeast U.S. Wed, 25 Mar 2015 13:46:00 +0000 48541 at http://meetingsnet.com The Traveler’s Tipping Guide http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/traveler-s-tipping-guide <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You might never see your housekeeper, but you should still give her a generous tip.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/traveler-s-tipping-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/traveler-s-tipping-guide#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings Tips from Top Corporate Meetings Tue, 24 Mar 2015 20:03:00 +0000 43881 at http://meetingsnet.com EVENTup Adds Curated Experiences in Select Cities http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/eventup-adds-curated-experiences-select-cities <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>EVENTup, an online database of more than 10,000 event venues in the U.S., has launched EVENTup Curated Experiences, a collection of packaged corporate events you can book with a click.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/eventup-adds-curated-experiences-select-cities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/eventup-adds-curated-experiences-select-cities#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Tue, 24 Mar 2015 13:57:00 +0000 48501 at http://meetingsnet.com Why We Need to Flip Our Classrooms http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/why-we-need-flip-our-classrooms <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Human interaction and experiences cause the learning and networking that attendees rate so highly at meetings. Planners can boost that interaction by turning the traditional breakout session on its head. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/why-we-need-flip-our-classrooms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/why-we-need-flip-our-classrooms#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Meeting Formats Corporate Meetings Event Planning Medical Meetings Mon, 23 Mar 2015 12:52:00 +0000 48471 at http://meetingsnet.com