Let CVBs Work Their Magic for Your Planning Wish List By

Convention and visitors bureaus can grant planners more time, money and the kind of local, authentic experiences attendees crave.

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Where Opportunities for Authentic Culinary Experiences Abound By

For corporate meeting planners these days, food is not only essential to creating an entertaining and engaging experience for a private dinner for 50 or an incentive party for 500, but often a destination will be chosen because of its reputation as a foodie city.

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Planners Redesign Experiences and Content Delivery to Meet New Expectations By

The differences among generations are common points of discussion. Whether it’s seniors confused by the priorities of grandchildren or supervisors baffled by the habits of their younger employees, there always seems to be some degree of generational divide.

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Where Less Is MoreJanuary 1, 2018
The Sky’s the Limit for Successful Small Meetings at These Exceptional Retreats By

Architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, pioneer of minimalist design and architecture, did not have small meetings in mind when he famously proclaimed that less is more. But he could have.

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Event Tech UpdateJanuary 1, 2018
Stay Up to Speed So You Don’t Get Left Behind By

Planners are gradually adopting a growing variety of event technologies, but are a long way from reaping the full benefits. As a result, experts say, they are missing out on ways to increase planning efficiency and improve the attendee experience.

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It’s a Giving ThingDecember 1, 2017
Meetings With Meaning Are More Important Than Ever for Companies and Their Employees By

“Many employees, especially the younger ones, want to know how the company they work for is making a difference.”

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Budgets Are Up, and So Are the Program Management Challenges By

The Incentive Research Foundation’s 2018 Outlook Study shows that Incentive travel budgets are up with an average per-person spend of $3,915, an increase of 4 percent over last year.

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2018 Industry ForecastDecember 1, 2017
Optimism Mixed With New Concerns By

The demand for meetings is strong, but so is the seller’s market, causing rates to rise. And concern with security risks is top of mind.

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Gaming ResortsDecember 1, 2017
Play a Winning Hand With Everything Your Meeting Needs Under One Roof By

From coast to coast, the best bets for combining business with pleasure.

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Lights! Camera! Action!December 1, 2017
Setting the Stage for Event Entertainment By

Follow us through a collection of tips given by pros who have a triumphant track record in the arena of amusement.

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