Green Meetings/CSR http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en At SXSW, Dogs Save Phones, Attendees Save Dogs http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sxsw-dogs-save-phones-attendees-save-dogs <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>At the upcoming SXSW conference/festival, a mobile phone battery case maker teams up with a St. Bernard rescue organization for a pretty unique service/corporate social responsibility activity: using rescue dogs to bring chargers to rescue attendees' dead cellphones. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sxsw-dogs-save-phones-attendees-save-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/sxsw-dogs-save-phones-attendees-save-dogs#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Tech face2face Thu, 12 Mar 2015 13:18:00 +0000 48241 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Photo of Saint Bernard peering up through grass by <a class="owner-name truncate" data-track="attributionNameClick" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/hfb/" p="49" title="Go to Elaine Ashton's photostream">Elaine Ashton</a> via Flickr</p> The 470-Bus Event and 10 Other DMC Winners You’ve Got to See http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/470-bus-event-and-10-other-dmc-winners-you-ve-got-see <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Association of Destination Management Executives International honored outstanding creativity and innovation in destination management at its 2015 Awards Gala.</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/470-bus-event-and-10-other-dmc-winners-you-ve-got-see" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/470-bus-event-and-10-other-dmc-winners-you-ve-got-see#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Wed, 11 Mar 2015 17:07:00 +0000 48191 at http://meetingsnet.com Incentive Program CSR Experiences: Voluntary or Mandatory? http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-program-csr-experiences-voluntary-or-mandatory <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span> activities have become common at meetings. Also common is a question we hear from the meeting planners who work with us: Should the project be voluntary or mandatory?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-program-csr-experiences-voluntary-or-mandatory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/incentive-program-csr-experiences-voluntary-or-mandatory#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Green Meetings/CSR Thu, 05 Mar 2015 21:34:00 +0000 48041 at http://meetingsnet.com Corporate Social Responsibility at Events: Keep Attendees Connected http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/corporate-social-responsibility-events-keep-attendees-connected <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It is common to include <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span> activities in conference programs, but are we really making a difference? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/corporate-social-responsibility-events-keep-attendees-connected" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/corporate-social-responsibility-events-keep-attendees-connected#comments Green Meetings/CSR Recreation/Entertainment Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:45:00 +0000 47751 at http://meetingsnet.com A Year to Focus Your Events on Kindness http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/year-focus-your-events-kindness <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It’s an amazing feeling to be part of something with a cause. Whether it’s your charity or someone else’s, you leave the event feeling like you did something personally to help someone. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/year-focus-your-events-kindness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/year-focus-your-events-kindness#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Green Meetings/CSR Speakers Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:48:00 +0000 47441 at http://meetingsnet.com My Go-To CSR Resources http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/my-go-csr-resources <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/meetingsnet.com/files/uploads/2015/02/SEPC%20logo_0.jpg" style="width: 300px; height: 229px; border-width: 1px; border-style: solid; margin: 1px; float: left;" />#CSRShareDay was held on January 22 and in one 24-hour period, 3,725 tweets with 437 contributors had an estimated reach of 802,826 contacts.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/my-go-csr-resources" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/my-go-csr-resources#comments Green Meetings/CSR Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:13:00 +0000 47341 at http://meetingsnet.com Mindful Meeting, Mindful Eating: Hilton Helps You Get There http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/mindful-meeting-mindful-eating-hilton-helps-you-get-there <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Hilton's Meet with Purpose program focuses on healthy choices not just for meeting planners and their attendess, but for the environment as well.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/mindful-meeting-mindful-eating-hilton-helps-you-get-there" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/site-selectionrfps/mindful-meeting-mindful-eating-hilton-helps-you-get-there#comments Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Site Selection/RFPs Event Planning News Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:09:00 +0000 46911 at http://meetingsnet.com Let's Share Our Sustainability/CSR Stories #CSRShareDay http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-share-our-sustainabilitycsr-stories-csrshareday <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Corporate social responsibility, or <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span>, and meetings is a winning combination! And Thursday, January 22 is a day we're setting aside to share what we've found to be most effective and encourage more to participate in corporate social responsibility programs.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/face2face">face2face</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-share-our-sustainabilitycsr-stories-csrshareday" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-share-our-sustainabilitycsr-stories-csrshareday#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Event Design Event Planning Medical Meetings face2face Thu, 22 Jan 2015 14:10:00 +0000 46681 at http://meetingsnet.com 5 Resolutions You Can Keep http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-resolutions-you-can-keep <div class="field-deck"> Quick-start options for making your meetings more sustainable </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>It&rsquo;s that special time of year filled with good intentions and plans to change the world. If you are like me, you start out with resolutions about health, weight, and work, telling yourself that this year is going to be different.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-resolutions-you-can-keep" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/5-resolutions-you-can-keep#comments Green Meetings/CSR Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:33:00 +0000 45991 at http://meetingsnet.com GMIC’s Sustainable Event Certificate Program Returns in February http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-event-certificate-program-returns-february-0 <div class="field-deck"> Learn how to make meetings greener through GMIC </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The Green Meeting Industry Council will kick off its 2015 Sustainable Event Professional Certificate program in February. The SEPC program, now in its second year, offers more than 40 hours of instruction.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-event-certificate-program-returns-february-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/gmic-s-sustainable-event-certificate-program-returns-february-0#comments Green Meetings/CSR Mon, 08 Dec 2014 17:30:00 +0000 45781 at http://meetingsnet.com