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Following These Ideas Can Help You Cut Costs and Make Your Meeting a Moneymaker By

Conferences and events are the centerpiece of many associations’ annual activities and a highlight for their members. Live events build brand recognition and trust and benefit organizations by driving member engagement, satisfaction and recruitment

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As association meeting planners know, annual meetings are incredibly important to the strength, stability and vibrancy of an organization.

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Recurring Meetings Steal a Ton of Time. Here’s How Leaders Can Decide Whether and How to Kill a Meeting. By

By nature, most jobs require a significant amount of coordination and collaboration, both within the function and with other parts of the business.

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Brett S. Hyams is a senior solution sales executive with SmartSource Computer & Audio Visual Rentals with over 25 years of event industry experience. He works with exhibit and event companies, associations, show organizers and event owners and has extensive knowledge of the event industry’s technology and logistical needs. While meeting planners’ budgets are increasing, […]

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Jane Scaletta, DMCP, CIS, is president of Dolfin Destinations. Scaletta is both a Positive Impact Ambassador, a member of the SITE Sustainability Committee and author of several sustainability articles. Scaletta grew up in Jamaica, attended boarding school in England and moved to the U.S. in the late 70s. She has worked in travel and tourism […]

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Today’s MillennialsApril 10, 2019
No Assembly Required? By

Millennials (Born 1981-1996) are now the largest generation in the U.S. labor workforce, overtaking Generation Xers (1965-1980) with more growth on the horizon. Meanwhile, startups continue to sweep the business and tech worlds, a gig workforce is building steam and companies are recruiting in droves as workplace expectations shift.

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And What to Do About It By

Associations have been getting speakers for less, inflation increases, yet the harsh reality is you get what you pay for. Is that what your members deserve?

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Creativity — and Technology — Means Memorable Meetings By

Association event planners are always on the lookout for the next innovative idea. Fresh content, experiences and networking opportunities keep attendees and exhibitors engaged and coming back for more.

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Audio-visual Tools Make Messages Stand Out By

Audio-visual (AV) is an effective tool to create a connection with your attendees and make your association’s message stand out.

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Innovative Ideas to Do It With Success By

When organizing an exhibition, the logistics and design of an exhibition program and floor plan are essential.

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