Risk Management http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6631/more en 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 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/risk-management/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/risk-management/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/cyber-security-real-risk-meetings#comments Association Meetings Risk Management Corporate Meetings Medical Meetings Fri, 23 Jan 2015 22:07:00 +0000 46731 at http://meetingsnet.com Put Managing Risk at the Top of the Business Events Agenda http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/put-managing-risk-top-business-events-agenda <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Xpert Hervé Joseph-Antoine of Pacific World says what’s happened during the past weeks in Europe and Africa calls for a discussion about risk management and placing this topic at the top of the agenda for business meetings. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/put-managing-risk-top-business-events-agenda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/put-managing-risk-top-business-events-agenda#comments Risk Management Global Events Fri, 16 Jan 2015 14:27:00 +0000 46511 at http://meetingsnet.com Ebola Not Yet Affecting the Majority of Business Travel http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/ebola-not-yet-affecting-majority-business-travel <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>New study by the GBTA Foundation finds that business travelers—including meeting-goers—are not yet canceling trips due to concerns about the spreading disease.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/ebola-not-yet-affecting-majority-business-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/ebola-not-yet-affecting-majority-business-travel#comments Risk Management Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:42:00 +0000 44661 at http://meetingsnet.com Ebola, Meetings, and Business Travel http://meetingsnet.com/blog/ebola-meetings-and-business-travel <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>We're all watching in horror as the deadly disease rips through Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone. How much do we need to worry that it will affect meetings outside of the hot zones?</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/ebola-meetings-and-business-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/ebola-meetings-and-business-travel#comments Risk Management face2face Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:27:00 +0000 44511 at http://meetingsnet.com Risk Management Runs the Gamut for Global Meetings http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/risk-management-runs-gamut-global-meetings <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>“The whole area of risk mitigation, keeping up with those geopolitical trends, is the single biggest shift in our jobs over the past 20 years,” said Gregg Talley, president and CEO, Talley Management Group. Read his tips.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/risk-management-runs-gamut-global-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/risk-management-runs-gamut-global-meetings#comments Association Meetings Budget/Currency/VAT Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Meetings Resources Risk Management Medical Meetings Mon, 18 Aug 2014 19:58:00 +0000 43001 at http://meetingsnet.com Conference in Jeopardy Due to Ebola Outbreak: What Would You Advise? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/conference-jeopardy-due-ebola-outbreak-what-would-you-advise <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>We recently got a plea in a comment on an <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/36-reasons-think-inside-room-block" title="" target="_blank">attrition</a></span> and <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiatingcontracts/attrition-and-force-majeure-your-questions-answered " title="Attrition and Force Majeure: Your Questions Answered" target="_blank">force majeure</a></span>-related article about a summit in West Africa that's losing attendees due to the Ebola outbreak. What would you suggest the poster do?</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/conference-jeopardy-due-ebola-outbreak-what-would-you-advise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/conference-jeopardy-due-ebola-outbreak-what-would-you-advise#comments Risk Management face2face Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:04:00 +0000 42941 at http://meetingsnet.com Malaysia Airlines Flight 17: Reflecting on the Tragedy http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-flight-17-reflecting-tragedy <div class="field-deck"> Commentary on what the MH17 crash means for meeting professionals </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>It was a hot, sunny day and I was delighted that our meeting room had windows, which looked out onto a very green Central Park&mdash;the oasis in midtown Manhattan. It was July 14, just three days before Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 would explode into millions of pieces in the skies over Ukraine, a target of a missile deployed by a faction in a civil war.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-flight-17-reflecting-tragedy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-flight-17-reflecting-tragedy#comments Negotiating/Contracts Risk Management Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:46:00 +0000 42741 at http://meetingsnet.com Malaysia Airlines Crash Counts Delegates to AIDS Conference Among its Victims http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-crash-counts-delegates-aids-conference-among-its-victims <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>A number of delegates to The 20<sup>th</sup> International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia, were among the passengers aboard the Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed in eastern Ukraine on Thursday, according to press reports.</p></div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-crash-counts-delegates-aids-conference-among-its-victims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/risk-management/malaysia-airlines-crash-counts-delegates-aids-conference-among-its-victims#comments Risk Management Premium Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:30:00 +0000 42571 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>A group of miners search a field for debris and human remains from a Malaysia Airlines plane on July 18 in Grabovka, Ukraine.</p> <p>(Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)</p> When an Event Becomes a Legend: Inside SXSW http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What’s not to love about a citywide event that encourages visitors to use every third-party intermediary site out because its block sells out every time?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/housingattrition/when-event-becomes-legend-inside-sxsw#comments Career Resources Housing/Attrition Risk Management Mon, 17 Mar 2014 23:17:00 +0000 40371 at http://meetingsnet.com <p><span>Lois Kelly, founder of Rebels at Work and Foghound</span></p> <p>Lois Kelly, founder of Foghound, speaker at SXSW</p>