Advice & Best Practices

To keep your head in the game, ‘clear the mechanism’
To keep your head in the game, ‘clear the mechanism’

We can do a better job if we “clear the mechanism." We should resolve small issues that might otherwise, even in the most miniscule way, impair our performance. More

6 top tips for making working at home work
6 top tips for making working at home work

There are many reasons people need office space at home these days. In every case that means being professional and serious about your surroundings. More

A dozen ways to put the ‘leisure’ back in your life
A dozen ways to put the ‘leisure’ back in your life

True leisure — when you get to enjoy rewarding activities free from work and preoccupation with work — is vital.  More

Are your events secure? 4 conversation starters
Are your events secure? 4 conversation starters

If you’re like most planners, this isn't only a scary topic but a necessary discussion that takes us into unknown territory. More

You asked, we answer: Nutrition labeling on hotel menus
You asked, we answer: Nutrition labeling on hotel menus

As meeting planners, we order the food for our attendees, so we must be conscious of what we’re serving during our watch. More

Note to former self: Advice I wish I’d had on my 1st job

It’s official. You’ve just landed a great gig as a meeting planner. Your first. Congratulations. You’re going to learn a lot ... More

9 ways to get prepared as summer slips away
9 ways to get prepared as summer slips away

Adroitly handling personal matters frees you up to be more effective on the job.  More


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