The Coaching Center of Austin, Texas, stiffed The Westin Las Vegas $57,000 in food, beverage and other costs it incurred for a dental boot camp in October 2007. Attendees had signed a registration agreement empowering the hotel’s parent company, Columbia Sussex Corp., to recoup the money from third parties. So in March 2008, attendees began to see hundreds of dollars of Westin charges on their credit cards.
There are so many meetings in the modern work day, it’s a major challenge to keep thoughts and action points organized and at hand, rather than buried in a notebook somewhere in desktop clutter. Enter the MPOW (meeting planner /organizer/worksheet), available free from Studentl.inc. The worksheet is a one-page document with space to record meeting […]