Financial/Insurance Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6610/more en 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/corporate-meetings/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/corporate-meetings/traveler-s-tipping-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/traveler-s-tipping-guide#comments Association Meetings Business Travel Tips Financial/Insurance Meetings 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 How to Partner With Your Social Media Manager http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/how-partner-your-social-media-manager <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As a meeting planner, you bring people together to collaborate, network, learn, and engage with your company. As a <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/social-media" title="" target="_blank">social media</a></span> manager, I do that too, only using social networking technology. Here’s how I partner with my meeting management colleagues.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/how-partner-your-social-media-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/social-media/how-partner-your-social-media-manager#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Social Media Event Planning Medical Meetings Wed, 18 Mar 2015 19:56:00 +0000 48381 at http://meetingsnet.com You Won't Believe What Happened on These Site Inspections http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/you-wont-believe-what-happened-these-site-inspections <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The site inspection is a hotel’s chance to show off its service—or shoot itself in the foot. You're not thirsty, are you?</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/site-selectionrfps/you-wont-believe-what-happened-these-site-inspections" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/you-wont-believe-what-happened-these-site-inspections#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Site Selection/RFPs Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Tue, 10 Mar 2015 18:41:00 +0000 48171 at http://meetingsnet.com Site Inspections So Great They Won the Business http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/site-inspections-so-great-they-won-business <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Yes, there are champagne toasts, massages, and literal red carpets among our site inspection stories. But what planners really want to see is attention to the needs of their group, proof that a hotel can address a company’s hot buttons, and a staff truly committed to service.</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/site-selectionrfps/site-inspections-so-great-they-won-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/site-inspections-so-great-they-won-business#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Mon, 09 Mar 2015 21:31:00 +0000 48151 at http://meetingsnet.com Incentive Program CSR Experiences: Voluntary or Mandatory? http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-program-csr-experiences-voluntary-or-mandatory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span> activities have become common at meetings. Also common is a question we hear from the meeting planners who work with us: Should the project be voluntary or mandatory?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-program-csr-experiences-voluntary-or-mandatory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-program-csr-experiences-voluntary-or-mandatory#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Green Meetings/CSR Thu, 05 Mar 2015 21:34:00 +0000 48041 at http://meetingsnet.com Fully Packaged Corporate Events, Ready to Book Online http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/fully-packaged-corporate-events-ready-book-online <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Kapow Events creates unique, off-the-shelf corporate events with per-person pricing that can be booked with a click. See if you think the new Web site is “a true digital solution to a cumbersome, archaic process.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/fully-packaged-corporate-events-ready-book-online" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-planning/fully-packaged-corporate-events-ready-book-online#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Food & Beverage Site Selection/RFPs Event Design Event Planning Medical Meetings News Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:43:00 +0000 47931 at http://meetingsnet.com