Risk Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6631/more en Pick Like a Pro: International Site Selection Success http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>8 lessons for managing risk when selecting a meeting destination outside the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/pick-pro-international-site-selection-success#comments CME Design Housing/Attrition Incentive Planning/Management Global Site Research Motivational Travel Pharma Meeting Planning Risk Management Site Selection/RFPs Site News Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:13:00 +0000 51191 at http://meetingsnet.com Wavebreakmedia Ltd on Thinkstock by Getty Images 6 Signs Your Conference May Be In Jeopardy http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/6-signs-your-conference-may-be-jeopardy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>If your event stats dip below any one of these benchmarks, take action before it's too late.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/6-signs-your-conference-may-be-jeopardy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/marketing/6-signs-your-conference-may-be-jeopardy#comments Association Meetings Resources Marketing Sponsorships Trade Shows Risk Management Medical Meetings Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:01:00 +0000 51011 at http://meetingsnet.com Fuse on Thinkstock by Getty Images 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> There Is No Safe Destination—But There Is Good Planning http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/there-no-safe-destination-there-good-planning <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The International Congress & Convention Association has released a guide for associations, meeting management companies, and venues that will help them prepare for, manage, and recover from, any crisis situation.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/there-no-safe-destination-there-good-planning" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/there-no-safe-destination-there-good-planning#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Global Events Tue, 09 Jun 2015 19:56:00 +0000 50811 at http://meetingsnet.com Are Your Travel Risk Management Protocols in Place? http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/are-your-travel-risk-management-protocols-place <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new GBTA Foundation survey report emphasizes the need for policies that keep business travelers safe and reachable on the road</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/are-your-travel-risk-management-protocols-place" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/are-your-travel-risk-management-protocols-place#comments Association Meetings Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Meetings Resources Risk Management Medical Meetings Tue, 19 May 2015 21:03:00 +0000 50151 at http://meetingsnet.com Luxury, Necessity, Security: Today’s Incentive Challenges http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/luxury-necessity-security-today-s-incentive-challenges <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A new report from the Incentive Research Foundation reveals trends in merchandise and gift card programs, but has implications for companies’ overall incentive planning.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/luxury-necessity-security-today-s-incentive-challenges" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/merchandisegift-cards/luxury-necessity-security-today-s-incentive-challenges#comments Incentive Planning/Management Merchandise/Gift Cards Risk Management Global Events Medical Meetings Wed, 08 Apr 2015 22:23:00 +0000 49071 at http://meetingsnet.com At Gamer Conventions, Is It Safe to Be Female? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/gamer-conventions-it-safe-be-female <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>In a case of art imitating life imitating art, a video game developer pulls her company out of PAX East exhibition due to fears of harassment. </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/gamer-conventions-it-safe-be-female" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/gamer-conventions-it-safe-be-female#comments Association Meetings Risk Management face2face Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:29:00 +0000 47791 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Credit: <a data-close-and-redirect="true" data-search-link="Photographer" href="http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/search/2/image?artist=muratsenel&amp;family=creative" id="photographer">muratsenel</a>/Thinkstock by Getty Images</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> SGMP Warns of Housing Scam http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/sgmp-warns-housing-scam <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Society of Government Meeting Professionals falls victim to housing poacher, issues alert to members</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/sgmp-warns-housing-scam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/sgmp-warns-housing-scam#comments Housing/Attrition Risk Management Medical Meetings Mon, 09 Feb 2015 19:07:00 +0000 47281 at http://meetingsnet.com Using Emotion in Meetings to Motivate Behavior Change, Part 1 http://meetingsnet.com/blog/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1 <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Learning about the existence of a scary new threat to meetings is all it took to get one session's participants to want to update their risk management strategies. </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/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/using-emotion-meetings-motivate-behavior-change-part-1#comments Adult Learning Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings face2face Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:22:00 +0000 46741 at http://meetingsnet.com Cyber Security: A Real Risk for Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>You may not know it, but hacks and cyber attacks on meetings and events should be on the list of things that keep you up at night. Here’s why.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/tips-top/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings#comments Association Meetings Tips from Top Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:07:00 +0000 46731 at http://meetingsnet.com