Strategic Meetings Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6616/more en Is There Opportunity Waiting in Your Misfit Meetings? http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/there-opportunity-waiting-your-misfit-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you're leaving some of meetings unmanaged because they don’t quite fit under your strategic management program, read this case study. It just might convince you to take a closer look at the benefits of bringing them into the fold.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/there-opportunity-waiting-your-misfit-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/there-opportunity-waiting-your-misfit-meetings#comments Strategic Meetings Management Medical Meetings Negotiation Insights Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:21:00 +0000 60271 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images In Search of the Better, Faster, Easier e-RFP http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/search-better-faster-easier-e-rfp <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Newer entrants into the e-RFP space want to offer simpler user interfaces, quicker paths to booking meetings, planner-focused workflows—and no pay-for-placement marketing packages. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/search-better-faster-easier-e-rfp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/search-better-faster-easier-e-rfp#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Strategic Meetings Management Site Selection/RFPs Medical Meetings Negotiation Insights Thu, 21 Apr 2016 13:00:00 +0000 59601 at http://meetingsnet.com E-RFPs: What Needs Fixing, the Tool or the Users? http://meetingsnet.com/negotiation-insights/e-rfps-what-needs-fixing-tool-or-users <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Planners often want a quick look at availability, so they don’t want to offer up every meeting detail when submitting an e-RFP. 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To deliver on these higher demands, we need to plan different events&mdash;events that achieve the &ldquo;higher vision.&rdquo;</p> <p>How can you take your events to the next level?</p></div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/strategic-visioning-takes-your-event-next-level" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/strategic-visioning-takes-your-event-next-level#comments Meeting Formats Strategic Meetings Management Premium Fri, 23 Oct 2015 20:45:00 +0000 53991 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock The Limits of Strategic Meetings Management http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/limits-strategic-meetings-management <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The meetings and events industry has been pursuing meetings consolidation since the 1990s. Now, 20 years later...</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/limits-strategic-meetings-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/limits-strategic-meetings-management#comments Strategic Meetings Management Global Events Premium Wed, 14 Oct 2015 03:25:00 +0000 53751 at http://meetingsnet.com Do You Know How Your Attendees Book Travel? http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/do-you-know-how-your-attendees-book-travel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>GBTA study explores how business travelers approach the booking process today—and the differences in how Millennials and Baby Boomers use travel apps and other booking tools.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/do-you-know-how-your-attendees-book-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/business-travel-tips/do-you-know-how-your-attendees-book-travel#comments Association Meetings Resources Business Travel Tips Medical Meetings Resources Strategic Meetings Management Premium Thu, 24 Sep 2015 21:10:00 +0000 53251 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>GBTA business traveler hotel booking study mobile app usage breakdown</p> 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> <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 Premium Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:23:00 +0000 52571 at http://meetingsnet.com