Recreation/Entertainment http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6630/more en What’s Hot in Vegas—Summer 2016 Edition http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/what-s-hot-vegas-summer-2016-edition <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our woman in Vegas, Jaki Baskow, returns to the IdeaXchange page with a recap of what’s in (like Human Nature, pictured, in residence at The Venetian), who’s out, and what’s new in the meetings capital of the desert.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/what-s-hot-vegas-summer-2016-edition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/what-s-hot-vegas-summer-2016-edition#comments Recreation/Entertainment Southwest Mon, 11 Jul 2016 20:11:00 +0000 63951 at http://meetingsnet.com Interesting Icebreaker Alert: Mad About MadLibs http://meetingsnet.com/blog/interesting-icebreaker-alert-mad-about-madlibs <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>For the newcomer's orientation at Pharma Forum 2016, we adapted a childhood favorite to help kick off some networking.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/interesting-icebreaker-alert-mad-about-madlibs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/interesting-icebreaker-alert-mad-about-madlibs#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Resources and Reports Recreation/Entertainment face2face Sun, 20 Mar 2016 23:14:00 +0000 58751 at http://meetingsnet.com Teambuilding Starts with Trust Building http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/teambuilding-starts-trust-building <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Establishing trust is the first critical step in developing a top-performing team. There are no formulas or shortcuts. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/teambuilding-starts-trust-building" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/teambuilding/teambuilding-starts-trust-building#comments Teambuilding Recreation/Entertainment Career Premium Wed, 17 Feb 2016 19:11:00 +0000 57681 at http://meetingsnet.com Event Idea: A Dive Bar for VIPs http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/event-idea-dive-bar-vips <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Previous events for a high-level group had gotten raves, so the host company (Cambria hotels & suites) and its destination management company partner (Hosts Las Vegas), had to figure out how to match those levels of excitement and engagement. Would a dive bar do the trick? </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/event-idea-dive-bar-vips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/recreationentertainment/event-idea-dive-bar-vips#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Recreation/Entertainment Corporate Meetings Thu, 11 Feb 2016 00:39:00 +0000 57531 at http://meetingsnet.com AlliedPRA Partners with Venuesworld.com http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alliedpra-partners-venuesworldcom <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After announcing a shift to a strategic partnership model for working with clients traveling to Europe, AlliedPRA finds its partner in venuesworld.com, which covers 25 locations in Europe, the Middle East, and Asia.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alliedpra-partners-venuesworldcom" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/international-partners/alliedpra-partners-venuesworldcom#comments International Partners Recreation/Entertainment Site Selection/RFPs Premium Wed, 03 Feb 2016 20:53:00 +0000 57301 at http://meetingsnet.com Let's Celebrate the Talents of the Audience http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-celebrate-talents-audience <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Talent competition at IMEX America is one recent example of something I hope is becoming a trend: Inviting the audience to take a star role at events.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-celebrate-talents-audience" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/lets-celebrate-talents-audience#comments Association Meetings Resources Audience Engagement Resources and Reports Recreation/Entertainment face2face Fri, 30 Oct 2015 21:07:00 +0000 54241 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Lauren Blocker, program coordinator at Cappa &amp; Graham, Inc., singing the winning number at the 3<sup>rd</sup> annual &nbsp;<a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001XcwBlTjb9oYQFesfEGao-WT-JWz5cdMdq5Q-odfikEiKprg720KTpW9pAJIXJn25N4x5GZLIrxtOADLWWfyR9DUEldXHivfL0qarL-FkLGTwSoBpYi2Oql8R49JLxtqo0Scn5vVDAODiBvOjxGdchkBlPmIww6LehhKoIcN6WrA=&amp;c=20g7K2BWKsAWsZpDCoXUiDxss5GRpfduzDGpR3rk_a4kiWfJlnTh6A==&amp;ch=EAHmw5x5y_EnzUgZDeHpfbA5_skom0cDTHLQcjV6UF0NsS9OGohffg==">DMC Network</a>&nbsp;and <a href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?f=001XcwBlTjb9oYQFesfEGao-WT-JWz5cdMdq5Q-odfikEiKprg720KTpRePPMNqaZfe0c1G1RFFXr1cmBM8nJSwUTfDMXcJMXKr_Mc3lobhOyqC6vkp-xaGxA7IXvTXdqNfowZvkEt_nNG8_qZnA2eCxR2YNdoLjz7wAYJcx-AkjUs=&amp;c=20g7K2BWKsAWsZpDCoXUiDxss5GRpfduzDGpR3rk_a4kiWfJlnTh6A==&amp;ch=EAHmw5x5y_EnzUgZDeHpfbA5_skom0cDTHLQcjV6UF0NsS9OGohffg==">Ovation</a> Talent Search during IMEX America in Las Vegas.</p> Corporate Entertainment Tips from a Pro http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/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> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/corporate-entertainment-tips-pro#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Audience Engagement Incentive Planning/Management Recreation/Entertainment Tips from the Top Medical Meetings Premium Mon, 31 Aug 2015 14:32:00 +0000 51921 at http://meetingsnet.com 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> <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 Premium Thu, 27 Aug 2015 19:05:00 +0000 52681 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Music licensing</p> ThinkStock 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> <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> <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 Premium Mon, 03 Aug 2015 11:42:00 +0000 51871 at http://meetingsnet.com