Contracts/Communication http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6636/more en How to Manage Risk, and a Whole Lot More, When Taking Meetings Beyond U.S. Borders http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-manage-risk-and-whole-lot-more-when-taking-meetings-beyond-us-borders <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Just announced! 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They’re so much a part of the culture, in fact, that an official Web site (in Italian) tracks and announces them well in advance. Working with a local destination ...</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/global-meeting-preparedness-how-keep-tabs-strikes-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/global-site-research/global-meeting-preparedness-how-keep-tabs-strikes-europe#comments Contracts/Communication Global Site Research Premium Wed, 06 Jun 2012 20:47:00 +0000 24399 at http://meetingsnet.com 10 Basics for Smart International Business Behavior http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/10-basics-smart-international-business-behavior <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Be a welcome and successful business partner wherever your meetings take you</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/10-basics-smart-international-business-behavior" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/10-basics-smart-international-business-behavior#comments Business Travel Tips Contracts/Communication Premium Sat, 05 May 2012 20:57:00 +0000 6050 at http://meetingsnet.com Going Global: FAQs for Meeting Management http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/going-global-faqs-meeting-management <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Our panel of experts fields questions on currency, <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/negotiating_contracts/mistakes-made-new-meeting-planners" title="3 Common Mistakes Made by New Meeting Planners" target="_blank">contracts</a></span>, site inspections, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/going-global-faqs-meeting-management" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/budgetcurrencyvat/going-global-faqs-meeting-management#comments Budget/Currency/VAT Contracts/Communication Global Site Research Premium Sat, 14 Apr 2012 19:02:00 +0000 16010 at http://meetingsnet.com How to Negotiate International Air Travel http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-negotiate-international-air-travel <div class="field-byline"> Alison Hall </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>With capacity still restrained, fuel prices variable, and demand up, the cost of air travel today is among the biggest challenges for planners holding international meetings.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-negotiate-international-air-travel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/contractscommunication/how-negotiate-international-air-travel#comments Contracts/Communication Negotiating/Contracts Premium Fri, 08 Jul 2011 18:30:00 +0000 6258 at http://meetingsnet.com