What’s in an acronym? With associations, quite a bit

PCMA, MPI, ASAE, ISES ... random letters, right? Not if you’re in the events industry. Explore them if you want to get more involved. More

RFPs: When to answer and when to pass

In my experience, not all business is good business. Professional relationships should be about shared goals, values and respect. More

Ready, set, eat! 2014 trends favor the small, potent

Imagine a milkshake spiked with chocolate-cherry liqueur and topped with whip, crushed chocolate wafers and a cherry. Who'd miss this meeting? More

3 basics for team-building newcomers

Goals, group size and budget should be at the top of your list when you're planning team-building activities. More

2014 trends: It’s a matter of yin and yang

Design trends in 2014 are all about pairing the old and the new in fresh ways. More

Time running low? Put your creativity to work

Most participants need time to get an event on their calendar, but a last-minute push can work to your advantage.  More

Recharge! Fitness breaks benefit bodies, minds

Think back to your last event. How often did you feel tired? Did you get fanny fatigue and/or brain freeze? It’s not uncommon. More