Recreation/Entertainment http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6630/more en 6 Welcomes With the Wow Factor http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/6-welcomes-wow-factor <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>First impressions are everything, as these impressive group welcome events illustrate. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/6-welcomes-wow-factor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/6-welcomes-wow-factor#comments Recreation/Entertainment Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:50:00 +0000 40881 at http://meetingsnet.com DMCs Consolidate in Wake of GEP Bankruptcy http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/dmcs-consolidate-wake-gep-bankruptcy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The world of destination management companies was rocked last fall by the bankruptcy of well-established <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> consortium Global Events Partners. Since then, other DMC networks have announced changes and consolidations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/dmcs-consolidate-wake-gep-bankruptcy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/dmcs-consolidate-wake-gep-bankruptcy#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings News Mon, 31 Mar 2014 20:27:00 +0000 40641 at http://meetingsnet.com Fitness at Meetings: Make it Fun http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/fitness-meetings-make-it-fun-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Fitness bands, the wearable monitors that capture movement, heart rate, sleep data, and more, were among the fastest growing product categories at the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show. And they are catching on at meetings, too, along with other fitness ideas.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/fitness-meetings-make-it-fun-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/fitness-meetings-make-it-fun-0#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Mon, 31 Mar 2014 18:28:00 +0000 40631 at http://meetingsnet.com The ROI of Fitness at Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/roi-fitness-meetings <div class="field-deck"> Endorphins, engagement, energy—those are some of the returns you and your attendees will get when you book a boot camp. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Endorphins, engagement, energy—those are some of the returns you and your attendees will get when you book a boot camp or build in other exercise options during a meeting.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/roi-fitness-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/roi-fitness-meetings#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Premium Mon, 31 Mar 2014 14:49:00 +0000 40601 at http://meetingsnet.com Global Events Partners, Krisam Group File for Bankruptcy http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/global-events-partners-krisam-group-file-bankruptcy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Global Events Partners, Inc., a marketing consortium of destination management companies, and The Krisam Group. Inc., a sister company that represented hotels to the meeting planning community, filed for bankruptcy protection under Chapter 11 on January 31 in California Northern Bankruptcy Court.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/global-events-partners-krisam-group-file-bankruptcy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/outsourcing/global-events-partners-krisam-group-file-bankruptcy#comments Outsourcing Recreation/Entertainment Tue, 11 Feb 2014 15:17:00 +0000 39811 at http://meetingsnet.com Perception and the Business of Magic http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/perception-and-business-magic <div class="field-byline"> By Kostya Kimlat </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What a magician can teach your attendees about perception and reality—and the important role perception plays in business and communication.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/perception-and-business-magic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/perception-and-business-magic#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Recreation/Entertainment Speakers Thu, 26 Dec 2013 20:51:00 +0000 39221 at http://meetingsnet.com Rent-a-Slope: The Ultimate Winter Group Buy-Out http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/rent-slope-ultimate-winter-group-buy-out <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Vermont’s Suicide Six Ski Mountain is allowing corporate groups to rent the entire ski area.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/rent-slope-ultimate-winter-group-buy-out" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/rent-slope-ultimate-winter-group-buy-out#comments Motivational Travel Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Wed, 23 Oct 2013 20:24:00 +0000 37822 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Suicide Six ski area</p> 15 Questions to Ask Before You Book Your Next Entertainer http://meetingsnet.com/blog/15-questions-ask-you-book-your-next-entertainer <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>What to ask when selecting and booking entertainment</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/15-questions-ask-you-book-your-next-entertainer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/15-questions-ask-you-book-your-next-entertainer#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Checklists Negotiating/Contracts Recreation/Entertainment Tips From Top face2face Mon, 26 Aug 2013 12:35:00 +0000 35761 at http://meetingsnet.com Can an Online Guide Replace Your DMC? http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/can-online-guide-replace-your-dmc <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>VIP access, customized itineraries, local insight: That's what you expect from your destination management company partner. But could you—or your attendees—get the same thing from an online guide site? It's got one <span class='keyword_link'><a href=" http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/whats-behind-dmc-pricing" title="" target="_blank">DMC</a></span> veteran wondering.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/can-online-guide-replace-your-dmc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/financialinsurance-meetings/can-online-guide-replace-your-dmc#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings International Partners Recreation/Entertainment Medical Meetings Tue, 23 Jul 2013 17:34:00 +0000 35211 at http://meetingsnet.com 50 Ways to Save Money Planning Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/50-ways-save-money-planning-meetings <div class="field-byline"> Dave Kovaleski </div> <div class="field-deck"> Here are 50 ways to cut costs when planning your next meeting. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Some are tried and true, others might not work in every case, but they're all worth a shot!</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/50-ways-save-money-planning-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/50-ways-save-money-planning-meetings#comments Association Meetings Resources Audiovisual/Production Budgeting/Cost Savings Checklists Recreation/Entertainment Tips From Top Fri, 21 Jun 2013 12:58:00 +0000 24405 at http://meetingsnet.com