Green Meetings/CSR http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6620/more en 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 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