Advice

Tips for tapping Pinterest’s untapped potential

This visual tool is a great way to spark interest in your next event as part of an integrated marketing plan. More

Room advances: Look out for what’s left behind

Room advances are common among planners who want to make sure that VIPs find their lodging in perfect condition. Here are some things to watch out for.  More

The best RFPs, according to hotel salespeople

Five steps toward better RFPs, and the advice comes straight from hotel salespeople. More

7 big ideas, good and bad, from #PCMACL

The Professional Convention Management Association Convening Leaders conference last month instigated some gentle changes. Here's what worked and what didn't. More

Say what you mean, mean what you say

The point of this rant? Read your banqueting menus very carefully. When you see print that you think isn't true, call them out on it.  More

Social media: Getting beyond the obvious

Using social media the right before before an event can limit no-shows and build buzz. More

Work-life balance: A few tips for getting there

A few weeks ago we talked about what was involved in trying to achieve a work-life balance. Today we get more specific. More