Green Meetings/CSR http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en Sustainable Swag and Special Gifts for Speakers http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div><p>Can swag be sustainable? Here is a gallery of favorite eco-friendly picks, along with our choices for memorable speakers gifts.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/speakers/sustainable-swag-and-special-gifts-speakers#comments Green Meetings/CSR Resources and Reports Speakers Thu, 20 Nov 2014 23:57:00 +0000 45501 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>A Canon PowerShot N100: For that special speaker in your life</p> Is it Illegal to Donate Food After an Event? http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Bill Emerson Food Donation Act allows meeting professionals to help the hungry by protecting them from liability.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/it-illegal-donate-food-after-event#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Food & Beverage Corporate Meetings Mon, 03 Nov 2014 15:55:00 +0000 45021 at http://meetingsnet.com Expand Your Giving Beyond the Holiday Season http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Alan Ranzer says giving during unexpected times can have an even greater impact on those in need than the more expected year-end contributions. Have you ever considered Thanksgiving in August?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/expand-your-giving-beyond-holiday-season#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Event Planning Medical Meetings Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:12:00 +0000 44991 at http://meetingsnet.com IMEX CSR Event Brings Healing Power to a Las Vegas Shelter http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/imex-csr-event-brings-healing-power-las-vegas-shelter <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Just prior to IMEX America, planning and hospitality professionals worked to update the Healing Garden at The Shade Tree Shelter, a homeless shelter for women, their children, and their pets.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/imex-csr-event-brings-healing-power-las-vegas-shelter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/imex-csr-event-brings-healing-power-las-vegas-shelter#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Corporate Meetings Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0000 44541 at http://meetingsnet.com Match Your Meeting Giveback to Your Corporate Mission http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/match-your-meeting-giveback-your-corporate-mission <div class="field-deck"> How to talk the talk and walk the walk when it comes to CSR </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>When meeting planners propose community service activities that are in line with their companies' overall philanthropic values, these experiences resonate more deeply with employees. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/match-your-meeting-giveback-your-corporate-mission" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/match-your-meeting-giveback-your-corporate-mission#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Objectives/ROI Career Mon, 22 Sep 2014 12:48:00 +0000 44011 at http://meetingsnet.com Have We Picked All of the Low-Hanging Fruit? http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/have-we-picked-all-low-hanging-fruit <div class="field-deck"> Is your sustainable meeting box checked off? </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>We&#39;ve been at this a while, this act of making our events more environmentally responsible.</p> <p>Many event organizers have implemented some basic sustainability initiatives.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/have-we-picked-all-low-hanging-fruit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/have-we-picked-all-low-hanging-fruit#comments Green Meetings/CSR Wed, 10 Sep 2014 10:55:00 +0000 43811 at http://meetingsnet.com Strong Leadership Recruits for Green Meetings Group http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/strong-leadership-recruits-green-meetings-group <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Green Meeting Industry Council has announced its 2014–2015 global Board of Directors.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/strong-leadership-recruits-green-meetings-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/strong-leadership-recruits-green-meetings-group#comments Association Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Career Corporate Meetings Fri, 11 Jul 2014 19:28:00 +0000 42411 at http://meetingsnet.com CIC Partners With Social Tables on Meeting Planning App, and With Avila on Sustainable Meetings Tool http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/cic-partners-social-tables-meeting-planning-app-and-avila-sustainable-meetings-tool <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Convention Industry Council Partners with Vendors To Offer New Meeting Planner Tools</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/cic-partners-social-tables-meeting-planning-app-and-avila-sustainable-meetings-tool" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/mobileapps/cic-partners-social-tables-meeting-planning-app-and-avila-sustainable-meetings-tool#comments Green Meetings/CSR Mobile/Apps Tue, 01 Jul 2014 11:33:00 +0000 42211 at http://meetingsnet.com The Greatest Myth of CSR at Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/greatest-myth-csr-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If you think you don't have time in your meeting agenda for a genuinely meaningful community service experience, consider what <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/green-meetingscsr" title="" target="_blank">CSR</a></span> expert Alan Ranzer has to say. Then share your thoughts by posting a comment below the article.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/greatest-myth-csr-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/greatest-myth-csr-meetings#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Green Meetings/CSR Teambuilding Objectives/ROI Medical Meetings Fri, 06 Jun 2014 16:34:00 +0000 41781 at http://meetingsnet.com 6 Ways to Green Your Expo http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/6-ways-green-your-expo <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Jeff Chase of Freeman and green business consultant Tom Bowman share strategies for making trade shows more sustainable. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/6-ways-green-your-expo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/6-ways-green-your-expo#comments Green Meetings/CSR Trade Shows Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:37:00 +0000 41761 at http://meetingsnet.com