Global Events Planning http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6634/more en Meetings Mean Business Offers Global Platform http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/meetings-mean-business-offers-global-platform <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The coalition’s newly created licensing agreement is designed to spread a consistent message about the economic power of meetings around the world.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/meetings-mean-business-offers-global-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/meetings-mean-business-offers-global-platform#comments Association Toolbox Corporate Toolbox Global Events Planning Thu, 16 Feb 2017 23:04:00 +0000 68861 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images 5 Steps to Better Cross-Cultural Negotiation http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating-contracts/5-steps-better-cross-cultural-negotiation <div class="field-deck"> Global experts share advice for effective communications </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>What's your negotiating style—truth before diplomacy or diplomacy before truth? Understanding cross-cultural norms and behaviors improves communication at the contracting table. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating-contracts/5-steps-better-cross-cultural-negotiation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating-contracts/5-steps-better-cross-cultural-negotiation#comments Cross-Cultural Business Association Conventions and Expos Negotiating & Contracts Corporate Meetings & Events Mon, 26 Dec 2016 21:45:00 +0000 42661 at http://meetingsnet.com It’s Time to Kill the RFP http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-planning-toolbox/it-s-time-kill-rfp <div class="field-byline"> By Ron Shah, CEO, Bizly </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Requests for proposal no longer fit today’s needs for smaller, more last-minute meetings. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-planning-toolbox/it-s-time-kill-rfp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/meeting-planning-toolbox/it-s-time-kill-rfp#comments Corporate Toolbox Housing Global Sites Research Meeting Planning Toolbox Thu, 15 Dec 2016 22:11:00 +0000 67651 at http://meetingsnet.com Thinkstock by Getty Images Trouble Ahead for Climate Science Meetings? http://meetingsnet.com/blog/trouble-ahead-climate-science-meetings <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A new move by the president-elect’s transition team raises potential questions about government employee participation in climate change policy conferences.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/trouble-ahead-climate-science-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/trouble-ahead-climate-science-meetings#comments Association Conventions and Expos Global Events Planning face2face Mon, 12 Dec 2016 15:45:00 +0000 67571 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>Global warming Wordle sphere</p> Real-Life Lessons from Global Meeting Warriors http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/real-life-lessons-global-meeting-warriors <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>From business insurance to visas to VAT, there's plenty to trip up a meeting professional tasked with creating an overseas conference. Here are nine top lessons from the trenches.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/real-life-lessons-global-meeting-warriors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/real-life-lessons-global-meeting-warriors#comments Association Conventions and Expos Corporate Meetings & Events Global Events Planning Tue, 22 Nov 2016 20:48:00 +0000 67111 at http://meetingsnet.com Gallery: On the Scene at IMEX America 2016 http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/gallery-scene-imex-america-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>IMEX America 2016 was a whirlwind of buyer-seller appointments, an over-the-top expo floor, an educational extravaganza, and lots of extracurricular activities. Here's a gallery of photos from the event.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/gallery-scene-imex-america-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/gallery-scene-imex-america-2016#comments Global Sites Research Association Conventions and Expos Corporate Meetings & Events Mon, 24 Oct 2016 19:00:00 +0000 66371 at http://meetingsnet.com <p>The crowd surges onto the show floor on opening day of IMEX America 2016</p> Holiday Party Ideas for Small Teams http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/holiday-party-ideas-small-teams <div class="field-byline"> By Ofer Yatziv, Better Venues </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>It may still be sunny outside, but the holiday season is just around the corner. For event professionals, now’s the time we start to look at our budgets and dive into details for year-end parties. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/holiday-party-ideas-small-teams" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/holiday-party-ideas-small-teams#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Global Sites Research Medical & Pharma Meetings Fri, 16 Sep 2016 17:30:00 +0000 65631 at http://meetingsnet.com Airline Food: An Around-the-World Comparison http://meetingsnet.com/blog/airline-food-around-world-comparison <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>Check out these meals served by 15 global airlines on their 2016 flights. Best bet: The dessert from Qantas!</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/blog/airline-food-around-world-comparison" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/blog/airline-food-around-world-comparison#comments F&B Global Events Planning face2face Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:00:00 +0000 65611 at http://meetingsnet.com Rosewood Hotels Promotes the Power of Literacy http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/rosewood-hotels-promotes-power-literacy <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Rosewood Hotel Group is partnering with Room to Read, a global organization that aims to transform lives in low-income countries by focusing on literacy and gender equality in education. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/rosewood-hotels-promotes-power-literacy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/green-meetingscsr/rosewood-hotels-promotes-power-literacy#comments Sustainability Corporate Meetings & Events Global Events Planning Medical & Pharma Meetings Tue, 13 Sep 2016 14:01:00 +0000 65541 at http://meetingsnet.com Create a Global Meeting Business Plan http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/create-global-meeting-business-plan <div class="field-deck"> Your strategy comes first, then your planning. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The first step in organizing a conference outside the U.S. should be answering the simple question: Why? Here's a look inside that strategy-design process that can set you up for success.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/create-global-meeting-business-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-events-planning/create-global-meeting-business-plan#comments Association Conventions and Expos Corporate Meetings & Events Global Events Planning Premium Wed, 10 Aug 2016 17:52:00 +0000 64541 at http://meetingsnet.com