Meeting South of the Mason-Dixon? Consider leaving attendees a packet of Night Y’All sleeping powders as an in-room pillow gift.
Let attendees get French with La Crêpe Party.
A clever takeaway that’s full of holiday spirit.
Tips on creating menus for vegans from F&B expert Claire Gould.
Do you find yourself eagerly going to trade shows, grabbing the sponsor’s free bag and filling it up with as many goodies as you can, like a kid at Halloween? Do you automatically expect certain “perks” from businesses you negotiate with to service your meetings? If you do, you’re no different from most of your fellow meeting planners or, in fact, most people doing business today. But Dr. Bruce Weinstein, “The Ethics Guy,” says its time to say no to freebies and the marketing come-ons that, he contends, hurt businesses in the long run.