The No. 1 problem meeting planners have today is getting hoteliers to respond to their requests for proposal (RFPs). Several factors are at play, but suppliers who convened at … More
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As new overtime labor laws go into effect in 2017, there is a shakeup on the horizon for the meeting industry. Many conferences and conventions consider themselves a … More
Sporting events are a huge draw. The Super Bowl attracts more than 111 million viewers. Interest in FIFA World Cup Soccer outstrips this—in 2014, it attracted a global audience of … More
What would you do if a conference you were scheduled to attend overseas was canceled two weeks before it began? Most people would cancel the trip and grumble about it. But … More
If you want to get meeting planners and other event industry professionals worked up about a topic, bring up Requests for Proposals (RFPs). Controversy can arise whether one is … More
“When I was 12, I had an experience that shaped my life forever. My parents took me on a cross-country trip, and despite acting like I was bored out of my mind (like most kids that … More