Wi-Fi Is Great—Until You’re Hacked Commented on: 3 weeks ago (November 15, 2016)

Step one- Put a password on your meeting WiFi network. Hotel meeting passcodes don't count. The *network* needs to be password protected.
Step two- If you haven't done step one, go do step...

Tackling the Eternal Question: In-House or Third-Party AV Company? Commented on: 21 weeks ago (July 15, 2016)

Thanks for sharing, Sue!

3 Ways to Safeguard Your Event from Business-Sucking Suitcasers Commented on: 21 weeks ago (July 13, 2016)

Hmmm, not sure I'm 100% in the camp that suitcasers are necessarily people to be excluded and prevented from attending. Some of my favorite conferences seem to turn a blind eye to the practice,...

7 of Today’s Hottest Meeting AV and Production Trends Commented on: 22 weeks ago (July 6, 2016)

Couple corrections of myself (live recording!)- it was Audi, not Lexus. Here's the link, check it out! vimeo.com/148087932 - Also, though I would have bet good money I'd seen it with my own eyes,...

Bring Your General Sessions to Life with Theater-in-the-Round Commented on: 26 weeks ago (June 8, 2016)

Great advice for what can be a challenging, but stunning setup. For shots of a great implementation of an in-the-round general session setup (including 360 projection on the outer walls), I...

The Simplest Wi-Fi Negotiation Article You’ve Ever Read Commented on: 37 weeks ago (March 23, 2016)

Great article, folks. One of the best writeups I've seen yet. Glad to see the suggestion of getting reports from previous events. Been saying for years that's one of the best ways to get a handle...

IMEX America 2015: Notes from an #IMEX15 Newbie Commented on: 1 year ago (October 21, 2015)

Thanks for the mention, Sue! Great seeing you at IMEX, and I'm glad you've learned your inputs from your outputs ;)

Cyber Security: A Real Risk for Meetings Commented on: 1 year ago (January 27, 2015)

4. Secure your WiFi
I've been advocating this for quite some time now. Simply putting a password on your network, even if it's 1234 or the name of your event, and even if it's plastered on...

Commentary: Year of the Backlash Commented on: 1 year ago (December 19, 2014)

Perhaps a backlash against the backlash? Sometimes it's amazing to me how fast we turn on things. I try to keep in mind this Louis CK bit: Everything is amazing, and nobody's happy....

Marriott Offers Free Wi-Fi at 3,800 Hotels Commented on: 2 years ago (October 31, 2014)

Now that's a marketing campaign I can get behind!

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