Meeting Strategies

The Top 10 Incentive Travel Trends

by Deanna Ting | October 01, 2015
All indicators point toward a continuing industry rebound.

The ROI of Meetings

by Rod Cameron | October 01, 2015
Making the case for meetings beyond just numbers.

Doubling Down on Speakers

by Andrea Doyle | October 01, 2015
Compelling speaker pairs add excitement to any event.

Multi-Cultural F&B

by Andrea Doyle | September 01, 2015
Changing demographics are pushing planners and banquet chefs to embrace exotic and creative meal options.

Can Trade Show Giveaways Be Sustainable?

August 27, 2015
Denise Taschereau of Fairware shares three sustainability trends for promotional products.

6 Corporate Event Trends Revolutionizing Today's Conferences

by Bonnie Dannen | August 07, 2015
Corporate events are changing just as much as special events and turning up the volume on everything from décor to attendee engagement.

Cooking and Teamwork Go Hand in Hand

by Andrea Doyle | August 03, 2015
There are never too many cooks in the kitchen at New York's Institute of Culinary Education.

When Teambuilding Fails

by Alex Palmer | August 03, 2015
All too often, off-site activities can become exercises in silliness; here's how to boost their value.

Want to Engage Your Attendees? Keep Those Smartphones On

by Casey Cote | August 03, 2015
How to turn mobile devices from friend to foe at your events.

Power Play: Thoughts on Crafting Effective Teambuilding Exercises

by Vincent Alonzo | August 03, 2015
Food for thought when it comes to crafting the most effective -- and fun -- team building exercises for your group.

Switzerland: What's New for Planners (Sponsored Content)

July 22, 2015
Small in area, but enormous in opportunities, find out why Switzerland is perfect for meeting planners.

5 Reasons Millennials Hate Meetings--and How to Engage Them

by Erin Kang, LivePerson | July 01, 2015
Here are some tips for keeping younger workers interested during meetings.

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Hotel Updates

Airbnb Taps Corporate Housing Expert BridgeStreet to Reach Business Travelers

Airbnb and BridgeStreet Global Hospitality will offer their respective inventories to one another's customers as part of a new partnership agreement.

Hilton Investigating Possible Data Breach

Hilton Worldwide is investigating a possible credit card hack at hotels' restaurants, bars, and gift shops.

Palace Resorts Launches Revamped Meetings Website

Palace Resorts calls its new MICE website "awe-inclusive."

Starwood Gives 'Luxury Collection' Brand Makeover

Starwood Hotels & Resorts' The Luxury Collection has launched an "identity overhaul" focusing on experiential travel.