Strategic meetings management (SMM) is, without a doubt, important, yet too often internal clients and stakeholders hinder SMM implementation.
Strategic Meetings Management (SMM) is your best career buddy because it provides quantifiable, clear progress to goals, and everyone should realize that in order to know how much you are worth, you have to know the value you have provided to the organization.
The GBTA Foundation, the research and education arm of the Global Business Travel Association, has created an RFP guide to Strategic Meetings Management (SMM). It arms organizers with a standard set of topics that can be used to question vendors when seeking bids for an SMM program. It’s also meant to guide internal communication or the […]
If you’re a strategic planner, what is the greatest story you’ve ever told? Whatever it was or will be, you can bet that SMM — Strategic Meeting Management — will set the stage. Planners around the globe, from novice to savvy, use SMM to deliver successful outcomes to organizations. In the past decade, SMM has […]
Does your company have a strategic meetings management (SMM) program in place? If not, it may be missing an important opportunity to cut costs and control meeting spend. SMM programs define a company’s standard operating procedure for planning meetings and events. Some companies require every meeting request be registered with the strategic meetings management department. […]