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422 women responded to our latest survey with work-life balance advice for a woman starting out in the meetings industry. Here are some of our favorite answers.
About half of respondents to the soon-to-be-released joint survey of 708 women by Prevue Meetings & Incentives and the Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) reported a glass ceiling—being in jobs where they believed that being a woman had prohibited them from advancing any further.
Who better to provide advice on sexual harassment in scenarios common to meeting planners than their fellow meeting planners? Here are some of our favorite responses from the nearly 400 women who wrote to us:
The Boston hotel strike affects several Marriott properties surrounding the Boston Convention & Exhibition Center (BCEC) and the Hynes Convention Center.
It's not easy to eat healthy when you travel for work—especially in the meetings industry. To help, we asked attendees, speakers and sponsors from our Meet Well Visionary Summit for their favorite tips.
Meeting planners getting their CMPs can earn 3 CEUs toward your CMP right now on Prevue's web site, by participating in our upcoming webinars.
We all know that feeling of rushing to catch a flight and searching for something—anything—that resembles healthy airport food.
In these turbulent political times, it's important to have a plan in place for how to deal with protesters at your meeting.
Do you loathe contract negotiations? To make it easier, we have compiled a collection of favorite negotiating strategies for meeting planners.
A majority of women meeting planners—56.4 percent—reported having been sexually harassed at some point in their careers, according to a soon-to-be-released joint survey of 708 women by Prevue and the Society of Incentive Travel Excellence. #MeToo
Hurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina last Friday, making landfall in near Wrightsville Beach, slamming the Wilmington area with what Governor Roy Cooper called a "gut punch" and taking 32 lives.
Road warriors share their 10 favorite things to do on long layovers at O'Hare International, Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson and DFW.
Here at Prevue, we want to make sure that meeting planners are getting the credit they deserve. So starting each month, we will nominate a Visionary Planner of the Month.
5 tips from the sustainable meeting experts at Meet Green for making sure your suppliers have established practices around green meetings—and follow yours as well.
The best course of action for planners dealing with the Chicago hotel strike is to postpone the meeting and negotiate new dates to avoid cancellation fees.
Thousands of housekeepers, doormen, cooks and other hotel employees at 25 Chicago hotels began picketing on Friday, and plan to do so around the clock until an agreement is reached.
Attendees left Prevue's Transforming Meetings Summit at The Gray in Chicago with hundreds of usable ideas and creative insights to shake up their meetings.
Compliance and cost savings for many of the small meetings companies hold—known as simple meetings—are slipping through the cracks.
Bob Nelson, Ph.D, the author of 1,501 Ways to Reward Employees, has a new book filled with 1,001 ways to engage employees. Prevue got a sneak peek.
Event planners are not just in the business of designing meetings and incentive trips, they are in the business of creating life-changing moments.