Strategic Meetings Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6616/more en Dear Meetings Maven: Third Parties Are Gumming Up My Global SMMP! http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/dear-meetings-maven-third-parties-are-gumming-my-global-smmp <div class="field-byline"> By Shimon Avish </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Advice on navigating third-party relationships as part of a <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 outside the U.S.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/dear-meetings-maven-third-parties-are-gumming-my-global-smmp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/dear-meetings-maven-third-parties-are-gumming-my-global-smmp#comments Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:17:00 +0000 40831 at http://meetingsnet.com Love your event management software http://meetingsnet.com/love-your-event-management-software <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="http://meetingsnet.com/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/uploads/2014/03/etouches595.png?1395177257" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="node-body curated_topic-body"><div></div>etouches offers event management software that covers every major function in the event planning lifecycle</div> <div class="field-desc"> <center> <p> <img alt="" src="/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/uploads/2013/02/banner.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 40px;" /><br /> &nbsp;</p> </center> <p> <style type="text/css"> #wrap { width:600px; margin:0 auto; } #left_col { float:left; width:175px; } #right_col { float:right; width:425px; } </style> </p> <div id="wrap"> <div id="left_col"> <p> <strong>Dynamic Event Management Software</strong></p> <p> You&#39;re responsible for managing your organization&#39;s meetings, user conferences, incentive trips, tradeshows, surveys, and more. We understand you&#39;re more than an event planner; you are required to be an expert in everything from A/V, F&amp;B, T&amp;E and a long list of acronyms for which greatly affect your bottom line. At SignUp4 we strive to bring you reliable meeting technology that goes beyond just event management software. We want to ensure you&rsquo;re empowered with tools to manage events, travel, spend and mobile in the most efficient way possible.</p> </div> <div class="rtecenter" id="right_col"> <em>Register for a demo today &amp; receive a $50 gift card!</em></div> <div class="rtecenter"> <em>Enter Promo Code <strong>MN502013 </strong>to qualify*</em><br /> <iframe frameborder="0" height="400" scrolling="no" src="https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?showTitle=0&amp;showNav=0&amp;showDate=0&amp;showPrint=0&amp;showTabs=0&amp;showCalendars=0&amp;mode=AGENDA&amp;height=400&amp;wkst=1&amp;bgcolor=%23FFFFFF&amp;src=communications%40signup4.com&amp;color=%232F6309&amp;ctz=America%2FNew_York" style=" border-width:0 " width="400"></iframe></div> </div> <p> &nbsp;</p> <p> &nbsp;</p> <center> <p> <br /> <a href="http://www.signup4.com/event-management-software/?nav=top"><img alt="" src="/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/uploads/2013/07/MeetingsNetLayout.jpg" /></a><br /> &nbsp;</p> </center> <p> <sup><sub>*No purchase necessary. Must be your first demo with SignUp4 and you must participate for the session duration in its entirety. If you have previously demoed with a SignUp4 representative you do not qualify for this promotion. Offer valid only for individuals located within the United States and Canada. To receive the $50 USD gift card, you must be qualified by SignUp4 Marketing. Please allow 6 weeks after completion of the demo for delivery of your gift card. Limit one per company. Offer available for employees of companies who are not past or current customers of SignUp4. </sub></sup></p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/love-your-event-management-software" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:08:00 +0000 40291 at http://meetingsnet.com Active’s Meeting Tools Merge With Lanyon http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/active-s-meeting-tools-merge-lanyon <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Active Network Business Solutions, the division of Active Network that provides event management and registration software, has split from its parent company and merged with Lanyon.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/active-s-meeting-tools-merge-lanyon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/event-management/active-s-meeting-tools-merge-lanyon#comments Event Management Strategic Meetings Management Fri, 21 Feb 2014 18:51:00 +0000 40041 at http://meetingsnet.com Active Network to Roll StarCite into New Smart Events Cloud http://meetingsnet.com/tech/active-network-roll-starcite-new-smart-events-cloud <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Active Network Inc., which offers a suite of Web-based technologies to manage meetings and events, has announced a major upgrade and integration of its toolset. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tech/active-network-roll-starcite-new-smart-events-cloud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tech/active-network-roll-starcite-new-smart-events-cloud#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Event Management Tech News/Trends Strategic Meetings Management Tech Wed, 09 Oct 2013 13:52:00 +0000 37122 at http://meetingsnet.com <p> Over the next nine months, Active Network Inc. plans to roll out a redesigned, integrated meeting technology called Smart Events Cloud.</p> Why You Need to Know About Net Promoter Scores http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-need-know-about-net-promoter-scores <div class="field-byline"> By Betsy Zikakis </div> <div class="field-deck"> If you can turn more of your customers into promoters of your product, you’ll be ahead of the game. Events are one way to do that. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How likely is it that you would recommend this company (or product or service) to a colleague or friend? This might just be one of the most important questions you will ever ask your customers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-need-know-about-net-promoter-scores" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/why-you-need-know-about-net-promoter-scores#comments Audience Engagement Strategic Meetings Management Silver Mon, 07 Oct 2013 21:34:00 +0000 37082 at http://meetingsnet.com GBTA Survey: SMMPs Get Good Grades—Most of the Time http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/gbta-survey-smmps-get-good-grades-most-time <div class="field-deck"> Meeting managers report success with their programs, especially at the biggest companies. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p> A just-released survey from the Global Business Travel Association finds 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> programs are getting good grades from meeting planners and bringing the biggest benefits to the biggest companies.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/gbta-survey-smmps-get-good-grades-most-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/gbta-survey-smmps-get-good-grades-most-time#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Resources and Reports Strategic Meetings Management Mon, 07 Oct 2013 18:05:00 +0000 37002 at http://meetingsnet.com Shutdown Has Little to No Impact for Corporate Meetings, Business Travelers—So Far http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/shutdown-has-little-no-impact-corporate-meetings-business-travelers-so <div class="field-deck"> Though there are still some unknowns, as of October 1, it’s business as usual. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p> Most business travelers are unaffected by the shutdown of the U.S. government, with government and association meeting groups feeling the most impact.</p> <p> Airport operations are proceeding as normal, with air traffic controllers, security, and customs screeners in place. Amtrak, which relies on federal subsidies, is operating as usual.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/shutdown-has-little-no-impact-corporate-meetings-business-travelers-so" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/shutdown-has-little-no-impact-corporate-meetings-business-travelers-so#comments Strategic Meetings Management Tue, 01 Oct 2013 15:56:00 +0000 36822 at http://meetingsnet.com BCD's Integrated Travel and Meetings Initiative Takes Off at GBTA http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/bcds-integrated-travel-and-meetings-initiative-takes-gbta <div class="field-deck"> George Odom, formerly of Hewlett-Packard, heads up the effort </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>For companies far along the curve with 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> programs, connecting meetings and travel spend is a logical next step. For BCD M&I, it&rsquo;s a new business initiative&mdash;appropriately named Integrated Travel and Meetings, or ITM.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/bcds-integrated-travel-and-meetings-initiative-takes-gbta" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/bcds-integrated-travel-and-meetings-initiative-takes-gbta#comments Outsourcing Strategic Meetings Management News Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:00:00 +0000 35541 at http://meetingsnet.com GBTA Draws 6,500 Attendees to San Diego August 4-7 http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/gbta-draws-6500-attendees-san-diego-august-4-7 <div class="field-deck"> Open booking and integrated travel and meeting sourcing hot topics </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Open booking and integrated travel and meeting sourcing hot topics</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/gbta-draws-6500-attendees-san-diego-august-4-7" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/strategic-meetings-management/gbta-draws-6500-attendees-san-diego-august-4-7#comments Strategic Meetings Management News Mon, 12 Aug 2013 14:17:00 +0000 35521 at http://meetingsnet.com Behind the Scenes at GBTA San Diego http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/behind-scenes-gbta-san-diego <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>We're just back from the Global Business Travel Association convention in San Diego. See who we ran into on the show floor, in the hallways, and on stage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/behind-scenes-gbta-san-diego" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/behind-scenes-gbta-san-diego#comments Strategic Meetings Management Corporate Meetings News Fri, 09 Aug 2013 09:44:00 +0000 35481 at http://meetingsnet.com