Recreation/Entertainment http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6630/more en 5 Things You Need to Know About Music Licensing and Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/5-things-you-need-know-about-music-licensing-and-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Skip music licensing at your peril: “The chances of getting caught are slim, but the consequences if you do are substantial.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/5-things-you-need-know-about-music-licensing-and-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/5-things-you-need-know-about-music-licensing-and-meetings#comments Association Meetings Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:05:00 +0000 52681 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Music licensing</p> ThinkStock Corporate Entertainment Tips from a Pro http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Well-known performer Philip Myers shares compelling ideas for integrating music and entertainment into your meeting or incentive program.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/incentive-planningmanagement/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 05 Aug 2015 14:32:00 +0000 51921 at http://meetingsnet.com Smarts and Creativity on View at Hosts Global Alliance Forum http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/smarts-and-creativity-view-hosts-global-alliance-forum <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>When destination management companies get together to plan a meeting, creativity reigns. (Bonus: Vegas headliner Terry Fator was there!)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/smarts-and-creativity-view-hosts-global-alliance-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/smarts-and-creativity-view-hosts-global-alliance-forum#comments Incentive Planning/Management Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 15:25:00 +0000 51851 at http://meetingsnet.com The Value of DMCs and More Hot Topics at the 2015 HGA Forum http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/value-dmcs-and-more-hot-topics-2015-hga-forum <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>About 225 attendees at the Third Annual Hosts Global Alliance Forum enjoyed a solid education program along with plenty of the creativity that destination management companies offer meeting planners. Here's an on-site sampling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/value-dmcs-and-more-hot-topics-2015-hga-forum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/value-dmcs-and-more-hot-topics-2015-hga-forum#comments Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Global Events Medical Meetings Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:42:00 +0000 51871 at http://meetingsnet.com A Humorist’s Simple Answers to Planners’ Tough Questions http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/humorist-s-simple-answers-planners-tough-questions <div class="field-byline"> By Dale Irvin </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Longtime conference emcee Dale Irvin cuts to the chase in this guide to <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/event-design/teambuilding" title="" target="_blank">teambuilding</a></span>, networking, and breaking the ice.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/humorist-s-simple-answers-planners-tough-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/humorist-s-simple-answers-planners-tough-questions#comments Recreation/Entertainment Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:48:00 +0000 51131 at http://meetingsnet.com How Not to Kill Your Awards Show http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-not-kill-your-awards-show <div class="field-byline"> By David Ahearn, co-founder, Four Day Weekend </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Comedy troupe Four Day Weekend has seen the good, the bad, and the very unfunny from the corporate awards show front lines. Heed their tips!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-not-kill-your-awards-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/audience-engagement/how-not-kill-your-awards-show#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:02:00 +0000 50961 at http://meetingsnet.com Are DMCs Still Relevant? http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/are-dmcs-still-relevant <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new study from the Incentive Research Foundation explores the value proposition of destination management companies in today’s changing marketplace.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/are-dmcs-still-relevant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/motivational-travel/are-dmcs-still-relevant#comments Association Meetings Incentive Planning/Management Motivational Travel International Partners Pharma Meeting Planning Recreation/Entertainment Risk Management Mon, 15 Jun 2015 13:30:00 +0000 50921 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>IRF Chief Research Officer Rodger Stotz filled in attendees on the foundation&#39;s recent DMC research at the IRF Invitational.</p> Golf Activities Even Non-Golfers Can Love http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/golf-activities-even-non-golfers-can-love <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Is it possible to plan golf at a conference if some people are intense, others are duffers, and still others have never swung a club? Here’s how one hotel company revamped its group golf offerings to run the gamut from purely fun to intensely competitive. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/golf-activities-even-non-golfers-can-love" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/golf-activities-even-non-golfers-can-love#comments Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Sat, 30 May 2015 20:50:00 +0000 50411 at http://meetingsnet.com Try This: The Art of Dining at the Hilton Anatole http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/try-art-dining-hilton-anatole <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Tickle attendees’ palates and senses with an art-food pairing experience at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/try-art-dining-hilton-anatole" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/try-art-dining-hilton-anatole#comments Association Meetings Resources Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 22 May 2015 22:20:00 +0000 50251 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The sculptured wooden elephant in Atrium I represents a beloved Thai talisman, and a lovely backdrop for some Thai food during an art dine-around at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> Hilton Anatole Inside Crump’s “Secret” Event Success http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/inside-crump-s-secret-event-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mixing business, history, and some behind-the-scenes hijinks, Sherri Lindenberg and her planning partners created an engaging evening that hit all the right networking notes</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/inside-crump-s-secret-event-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/inside-crump-s-secret-event-success#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Food & Beverage Recreation/Entertainment Tue, 19 May 2015 12:30:00 +0000 50111 at http://meetingsnet.com