Incentive Planning/Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6611/more en What the 2016 Chicago Cubs and Great Meeting Teams Have in Common http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/what-2016-chicago-cubs-and-great-meeting-teams-have-common <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How did the 2016 Cubs beat the odds to take home the World Series trophy after a 108-year drought? Well, it takes more than athletic skill to come out on top. Meeting pros can learn a lot from these 12 lessons from the winning team.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/what-2016-chicago-cubs-and-great-meeting-teams-have-common" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/what-2016-chicago-cubs-and-great-meeting-teams-have-common#comments Incentive Planning/Management Corporate Meetings Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:10:00 +0000 67271 at http://meetingsnet.com Airbnb Wants to Teach You How to Surf http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/airbnb-wants-teach-you-how-surf <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With the launch of its new Trips product, homesharing pioneer to add experiences to its existing business.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/airbnb-wants-teach-you-how-surf" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/airbnb-wants-teach-you-how-surf#comments Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Fri, 18 Nov 2016 19:45:00 +0000 67071 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Airbnb co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky</p> Screen shot from Airbnb Open keynote Keeping up with Palace: New Openings and Upgrades http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/keeping-palace-new-openings-and-upgrades <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mexico’s luxury all-inclusive resort brand has expanded to Jamaica and added a resort-within-a-resort to its signature property in Cancun—and it’s well on its way to opening a new Los Cabos property.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/keeping-palace-new-openings-and-upgrades" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/keeping-palace-new-openings-and-upgrades#comments Association Meetings Resources Incentive Planning/Management The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Wed, 02 Nov 2016 21:21:00 +0000 66641 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Exterior of Moon Palace Jamaica Grande Resort and Spa</p> Palace Resorts SITE Index 2017: Incentive Travel Budgets on the Rise http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/site-index-2017-incentive-travel-budgets-rise <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A recent study on incentive travel finds that, while there are positive indicators, more work needs to be done to prove it does increase productivity and profitability.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/site-index-2017-incentive-travel-budgets-rise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/site-index-2017-incentive-travel-budgets-rise#comments Incentive Planning/Management Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:07:00 +0000 66271 at http://meetingsnet.com Small Businesses Score Big with Merchandise Rewards http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/small-businesses-score-big-merchandise-rewards <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Merchandise incentive programs are effective motivators for small companies with big ambitions.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/small-businesses-score-big-merchandise-rewards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/small-businesses-score-big-merchandise-rewards#comments Incentive Planning/Management Merchandise/Gift Cards Mon, 10 Oct 2016 21:27:00 +0000 66111 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>White wrapped present stands out</p> hit003 on Thinkstock by Getty Images Stress Free Gift Giving: How to Choose Gifts that Work for Everyone http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/stress-free-gift-giving-how-choose-gifts-work-everyone <div class="field-byline"> Content sponsored by Bulova Corporate Sales </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Gift-giving is a strategic component of corporate meetings and incentive programs because it gives attendees a tangible remembrance of their experience. Yet choosing the right gift for all your attendees can be challenging. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/stress-free-gift-giving-how-choose-gifts-work-everyone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/stress-free-gift-giving-how-choose-gifts-work-everyone#comments Incentive Planning/Management Bulova Event Planning Free Mon, 10 Oct 2016 19:00:00 +0000 66081 at http://meetingsnet.com Two Planners Share the Love With Back-of-House Staff http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/two-planners-share-love-back-house-staff <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Your meeting success is totally dependent on them, but when’s the last time you stopped to thank (let alone celebrate) your meeting hotel’s back-of-house staff?</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/two-planners-share-love-back-house-staff" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/two-planners-share-love-back-house-staff#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Event Planning Tue, 04 Oct 2016 18:12:00 +0000 65991 at http://meetingsnet.com Five (Unexpected) Qualities of Meaningful Work http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/five-unexpected-qualities-meaningful-work <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Incentive planners may find valuable insights in new research about what makes work meaningful—and meaningless. Mimi Almeida digs into the MITSloan report.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/five-unexpected-qualities-meaningful-work" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/five-unexpected-qualities-meaningful-work#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Career Fri, 30 Sep 2016 18:12:00 +0000 65901 at http://meetingsnet.com Atlantis, Paradise Island, Goes After Meetings and Millennials http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/atlantis-paradise-island-goes-after-meetings-and-millennials <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Atlantis, Paradise Island, The Bahamas, is renovating and reimagining its Coral Towers as the higher-end The Corals Atlantis. Meeting groups will take note, as the tower is steps from the resort’s conference center, which includes the Caribbean’s largest ballroom (pictured).</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/atlantis-paradise-island-goes-after-meetings-and-millennials" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/caribbean-and-islands-atlantic/atlantis-paradise-island-goes-after-meetings-and-millennials#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management The Caribbean and Islands of the Atlantic Wed, 14 Sep 2016 13:57:00 +0000 65571 at http://meetingsnet.com Suite Option for Your High Achievers in Las Vegas http://meetingsnet.com/west/suite-option-your-high-achievers-las-vegas <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas introduces a new room category—ultra luxury—with its 21 new Boulevard Penthouses atop the Boulevard Tower.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/west/suite-option-your-high-achievers-las-vegas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/west/suite-option-your-high-achievers-las-vegas#comments Incentive Planning/Management Meetings Fuel West Mon, 12 Sep 2016 15:12:00 +0000 65491 at http://meetingsnet.com