News http://meetingsnet.com/taxonomy/term/6648/more en Business Travel Lags, While Meetings Keep Momentum http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/business-travel-lags-while-meetings-keep-momentum <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Two regular data dumps reveal the current contrasting fortunes of domestic business travel and meetings.</div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/business-travel-lags-while-meetings-keep-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/corporate-meetings/business-travel-lags-while-meetings-keep-momentum#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Corporate Meetings Negotiation Insights News Tue, 03 May 2016 18:46:00 +0000 60521 at http://meetingsnet.com Seen at the Show: IMEX Frankfurt Photo Gallery http://meetingsnet.com/global-events/seen-show-imex-frankfurt-photo-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>More hosted buyers, innovative educational offerings, 50 new booths, networking, meditation, politicians, thought leaders, and lots of buzz and business flooded the show floor at Frankfurt Messe. 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The Meetings Mean Business coalition and its new leadership are committed to telling that story. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-mean-business-names-richard-harper-co-chair-lanyon-board-member" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/career/meetings-mean-business-names-richard-harper-co-chair-lanyon-board-member#comments Financial/Insurance Meetings Association Meetings Audience Engagement Career Global Events Medical Meetings News Premium Thu, 29 Oct 2015 19:18:00 +0000 54211 at http://meetingsnet.com Make Your Business Case for Attending Industry Conferences http://meetingsnet.com/associationmeetings/mag/0401-business-case-attend-meetings <div class="field-byline"> Mary Boone </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How do you personally contribute to the strategies that are priorities for your organization right now? The answers will help you craft your case for investing in professional development that helps you—and the organization. </div> <p><a href="http://meetingsnet.com/associationmeetings/mag/0401-business-case-attend-meetings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://meetingsnet.com/associationmeetings/mag/0401-business-case-attend-meetings#comments Association Meetings Marketing Education/Certification News Premium Wed, 30 Sep 2015 16:00:00 +0000 16796 at http://meetingsnet.com New Consortium Will Aid Travel, Tourism, and Related Sectors http://meetingsnet.com/association-meetings/new-consortium-will-aid-travel-tourism-and-related-sectors <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Primapact’s goal is to help clients tackle the complex economic issues and hurdles facing tourism today, such as taxation, healthcare policy, and global competition. 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