Strategic Meetings Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6616/more en A New Way to Launch a Strategic Meetings Management Program http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/new-way-launch-strategic-meetings-management-program <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When stakeholders feel their needs are baked into your <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> program, your meeting policies have a much greater chance of success. Here’s how to make it happen.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/new-way-launch-strategic-meetings-management-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/new-way-launch-strategic-meetings-management-program#comments Strategic Meetings Management Fri, 22 Jan 2016 13:49:00 +0000 56281 at http://meetingsnet.com Strategic Meetings Management Aims for the Mainstream http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/strategic-meetings-management-aims-mainstream <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After the industry meetings I attended this fall and conversations with clients and associates, I am confident that <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> is here to stay. Here's why I'm so sure and six trends for the future of SMM.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/strategic-meetings-management-aims-mainstream" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/strategic-meetings-management-aims-mainstream#comments Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 09 Nov 2015 16:17:00 +0000 54451 at http://meetingsnet.com Strategic Visioning Takes Your Event to the Next Level http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-formats/strategic-visioning-takes-your-event-next-level <div class="field-deck"> Ready to bold and innovative? Here's a challenge </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Today&rsquo;s attendees demand experiences that are unique and valuable and tap into all five senses. 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 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> <div class="og_rss_groups"></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 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 12:23:00 +0000 52571 at http://meetingsnet.com Etouches Acquires Inevention, Offers e-RFP Tool With a Twist http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/etouches-acquires-inevention-offers-e-rfp-tool-twist <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Etouches, a provider of cloud-based event management software, has acquired Inevention, a venue-sourcing platform that predicts your total event costs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/etouches-acquires-inevention-offers-e-rfp-tool-twist" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/etouches-acquires-inevention-offers-e-rfp-tool-twist#comments Association Meetings Event Management Strategic Meetings Management Medical Meetings Thu, 13 Aug 2015 15:05:00 +0000 52131 at http://meetingsnet.com Why Meetings Management Policies Are Typically Not Mandated http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-meetings-management-policies-are-typically-not-mandated <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>I recently had an epiphany on why something I can’t imagine wouldn’t be required—the SMMP—often is not. Do you agree with my conclusions?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-meetings-management-policies-are-typically-not-mandated" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-meetings-management-policies-are-typically-not-mandated#comments Pharma Meeting Planning Strategic Meetings Management Premium Mon, 03 Aug 2015 20:20:00 +0000 51891 at http://meetingsnet.com aleksei-veprev on Thinkstock by Getty Images Lanyon Sets Out to Educate the World on Smarter Ways to Manage Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/lanyon-sets-out-educate-world-smarter-ways-manage-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Lanyon, the technology solutions company that added three meeting planning platforms to its existing transient travel products within the past 18 months, is now committed to educating Corporate America on how to save time and money on their events while growing revenue.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/lanyon-sets-out-educate-world-smarter-ways-manage-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/lanyon-sets-out-educate-world-smarter-ways-manage-meetings#comments Attendee Management Event Management Strategic Meetings Management Premium Wed, 08 Jul 2015 22:38:00 +0000 51341 at http://meetingsnet.com Why You Should Care About Duty-of-Care Risks http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-should-care-about-duty-care-risks <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you don’t plan meetings for a highly regulated industry like pharma or financial services, you may think you don’t need a meeting management program. But you do.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-should-care-about-duty-care-risks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-should-care-about-duty-care-risks#comments Association Meetings Pharma Meeting Planning Strategic Meetings Management Premium Mon, 15 Jun 2015 20:24:00 +0000 50951 at http://meetingsnet.com -1001- on Thinkstock by Getty Images