Planning 101

Know your terms: A hierarchy of unwanted events

Here's one way to classify intrusions and impediments to our workdays. Do you have a favorite? More

How to be a workaholic in 8 easy steps

Look at some of the worst workaholics within your meeting planning community and start doing what they do. Read on! More

Grandma knew best: Work comes before reward

Much of human behavior can be explained by the phrase "behavior that is rewarded is repeated."  More

Planners, pay attention to things you can’t control

Doing your homework -- around weather, customs, politics and more -- will ensure your event is memorable for all the right reasons.  More

Successful strategic planning keeps it simple, specific

Strategic planning is a tool. Make sure it's something you can live with, not something you'll avoid. More

21 ways to gauge your work-life balance

On which part of the spectrum do you fall? This list might open some eyes. More

Math with metrics: Convert with confidence!

When traveling abroad, the language changes even when English is spoken, but the real humdinger is making metric conversions. More


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