Global Sites Research http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6638/more en 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 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. 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