The Top 3 things employees do during mobile conference calls are completely unrelated to the call they’re listening in on, according to a study conducted by InterCall, one of the world’s largest conferencing providers. The results showed that 65 percent of employees do other work, 55 percent eat or make food, and 47 percent go to the restroom (thank goodness for […]
Three Colorado resorts have created the Mountain Meeting Alliance dedicated to delivering exceptional group experiences and invite planners for a complimentary tour in August.
The entertainment world has its Golden Globes, Oscars, Emmys and Tonys. Atlanta celebrates the world of special events with its annual Allie Awards, now in their 23rd year. The awards are designed to recognize outstanding examples of quality and creativity in Atlanta’s event industry and to demonstrate how working together for a common good can promote […]
A recent study conducted by IMEX America hints that the worst of the recession may be over, but recovery is slow. The inaugural Index of Optimism, which surveyed over 250 planners and travel executives (90 percent in the U.S., 10 percent in Canada), shows rising levels of confidence and business expectations. Seventy-one percent of the […]
If you want to create memorable meetings and events, there are many ways to do so. All you need is a little ingenuity and inspiration. Plan Your Meetings spoke with meeting planners across the country to find out what advice they had for livening things up and engaging attendees …
Planners wishing to book meetings and events aboard cruise lines now have a new option. Seasite.com is the first Web portal designed solely for the cruise meetings industry, gathering the top cruise lines together into an easy to navigate, searchable database that allows planners to search by various criteria. Each line has a “mini site” […]