Incentive Planning/Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en Big Changes Ahead for Incentive Research Foundation http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/big-changes-ahead-incentive-research-foundation <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Aiming to be the go-to resource for incentive industry research globally, IRF hires a management company and makes plans for growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/big-changes-ahead-incentive-research-foundation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/big-changes-ahead-incentive-research-foundation#comments Incentive Planning/Management News Thu, 12 Feb 2015 13:19:00 +0000 47371 at http://meetingsnet.com Cruise Math: 1,000 Ports, 22 New Ships, 23 Million Passengers http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With unique designs, new amenities, and seemingly limitless ports, cruise ships will attract a record number of passengers in 2015.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/cruise-math-1000-ports-22-new-ships-23-million-passengers#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Recreation/Entertainment Site News Mon, 09 Feb 2015 17:05:00 +0000 47271 at http://meetingsnet.com A Gallery of Great Event Ideas http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/gallery-great-event-ideas <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>It's a meeting planner's biggest challenge: finding new and engaging designs for events, activities for meetings, and ways to wow a jaded audience. How about Oz in the ballroom (pictured, by Destination Concepts at the Hotel Del Coronado)?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/gallery-great-event-ideas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/gallery-great-event-ideas#comments Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Food & Beverage Tue, 03 Feb 2015 19:01:00 +0000 47111 at http://meetingsnet.com Individual Incentives: 5 Myths Debunked http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/individual-incentives-5-myths-debunked <div class="field-byline"> By Jim Dittman, Dittman Incentive Marketing </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Expert Jim Dittman addresses five misconceptions about this sometimes misunderstood “other” incentive option.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/individual-incentives-5-myths-debunked" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/individual-incentives-5-myths-debunked#comments Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel Mon, 02 Feb 2015 19:23:00 +0000 8967 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Win the War for Talent http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/how-win-war-talent <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The war for talent is heating up! With improvement in the global economy, it&rsquo;s getting increasingly difficult for companies to attract and retain the high-potential and skilled employees who are necessary to compete globally.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/how-win-war-talent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/how-win-war-talent#comments Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel Wed, 28 Jan 2015 18:35:00 +0000 46891 at http://meetingsnet.com How Meeting Planners Can Rein in Entertainment Riders http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/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/tips-top/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/how-meeting-planners-can-rein-entertainment-riders#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Tips from Top 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> 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 Janet Traphagen Named President of Creative Group http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/janet-traphagen-named-president-creative-group <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Janet Traphagen, executive vice president, sales and marketing, <a href="http://www2.creativegroupinc.com/">Creative Group Inc.</a>, has been named the company&rsquo;s president, effective January 5.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/janet-traphagen-named-president-creative-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/janet-traphagen-named-president-creative-group#comments Incentive Planning/Management Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 22 Dec 2014 18:44:00 +0000 46191 at http://meetingsnet.com A Common Ground for Cultural Understanding http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/common-ground-cultural-understanding <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><em>How was Rotterdam?</em> I&rsquo;ve been asked that question quite a few times since the SITE Global Conference 2014 concluded in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in mid-November.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/common-ground-cultural-understanding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/common-ground-cultural-understanding#comments Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel International Partners Tue, 16 Dec 2014 20:19:00 +0000 46061 at http://meetingsnet.com