Best Practices

Should you work with speakers bureaus?

Speakers bureaus have been an effective way of identifying and retaining the right speakers for meetings since the time of Mark Twain. Yet some meeting planners aren’t sure how these bureaus work and have not tapped into the power of using them to find the right person for their engagement. Doing so, can save a ton [...] More

Mobilizing your mobile event-management strategy

A recent study found that 91 percent of mobile users keep their device within arm's reach 100 percent of the time. More

Tweet your way to a successful event

Make sure you set aside a little time each day to meet new people and share good content.  More

Mandatory service charges: Where does the money go?

The little “++” that appears on each menu page don’t mean you’ll receive extra food, service or attention.  More

The fastest way to work? Doing one thing at a time

Whether you're at work or at home, constantly trying to multitask ensures that you'll miss your day. More

6 ways communicators can clean up their act

For both experts and newbies, less is more. More

Harnessing the wisdom of the Web, social media

Whether you're looking for an innovative meeting format for your next event or recommendations on places to stay for a traveling speaking engagement, it’s amazing how much you can learn by asking your peers. More