Green Meetings/CSR http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en 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 Meeting of the Green Meeting Minds http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/meeting-green-meeting-minds <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The Green Meeting Industry Council drew 275 people to its annual Sustainable Meetings Conference April 15–17 in San Francisco. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/meeting-green-meeting-minds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/meeting-green-meeting-minds#comments Green Meetings/CSR Wed, 30 Apr 2014 18:12:00 +0000 41101 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Tom Bowman and Jeff Chase</p> Sustainable Meetings Conference: Making Little Ideas Big http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/sustainable-meetings-conference-making-little-ideas-big <div class="field-deck"> Collaboration and building bridges key themes </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>The recent Sustainable Meetings Conference held at the San Francisco Hilton April 15&ndash;17 took its theme&mdash;Building Bridges&mdash;quite literally, as in-person participants built physical bridges throughout the meeting space.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/sustainable-meetings-conference-making-little-ideas-big" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/sustainable-meetings-conference-making-little-ideas-big#comments Green Meetings/CSR Meeting Formats Wed, 30 Apr 2014 13:36:00 +0000 41081 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Paul Salinger moderated an opening panel at the Sustainable Meetings Conference.</p> <p><span>Paul Salinger moderated an opening panel at the Sustainable Meetings Conference.</span></p> Event Sustainability Is About More than Bottled Water http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-sustainability-about-more-bottled-water <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Sustainability specialist Shawna McKinley points to some event sustainability issues you may not have considered.</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/event-sustainability-about-more-bottled-water" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/event-sustainability-about-more-bottled-water#comments Green Meetings/CSR face2face Wed, 09 Apr 2014 21:25:00 +0000 40781 at http://meetingsnet.com