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negotiating tips

Negotiating Tips from Hotels

It's an old negotiating tip: Get inside the head of the person sitting across the table from you. So we turned to several hotels to share their negotiating tips from the front lines.
moving up the corporate ladder

Moving Up the Corporate Ladder

5 tips on leadership and moving up the corporate ladder from pharmaceutical event planner-turned-entrepreneur Maggie Butler of The CM Group.
Pre-Meeting Rituals

Planners Share Their Pre-Meeting Rituals

Here are some pre-meeting rituals planners use to rev up the confidence and energy to deal with the wild demands and unforeseen hiccups that are all in a day’s work for an event planner.

10 Ways Planners Unwind Post-Event

After running at Mach 1 speed for days, many planners use personal rituals or routines to help them unwind.
corporate gifts

Wow Attendees With Jewelry as Corporate Gifts

insights from jeweler Diane Katzman on how to use jewelry to create impactful corporate gifts that attendees will treasure.
Booking within the room block

9 Ways to Capture Room Block Renegades

Almost half of convention attendees book outside the room block, according to a recent survey. Here are some ways to boost your in-the-block bookings.
TripAdvisor

How Do Meeting Planners Use TripAdvisor?

We asked meeting planners when they click on TripAdvisor—and how it helps in their jobs.
travel gadgets

Travel Gadgets for Meeting Planners

Here are some stylish travel gadgets and gear to help you stay comfortable and efficient on the road.
avoid getting hacked

How to Avoid Getting Hacked on Public Wi-Fi

Tips to avoid getting hacked, provided by actual hackers.

Schwab Scales Back Incentive Travel; IRF Debunks Rationale

The Wall Street Journal reported that Charles Schwab Corp. was replacing an upcoming incentive trip for top performers with $5,000 and a paid week off. The Incentive Research Foundation explains why that might be a bad decision.

No Need to Pack These Things When Traveling

Check out these hotel lending programs to see all the items you can leave home without.
packing tips

Packing Tips: What’s Always in Your Suitcase?

We asked 7 globe-trotting meeting planners for their packing tips—specifically those must-have travel items that they never take out of their suitcases.
Gift cards are extremely motivating.

Six Tips for Maximizing Your Gift Card Program

Incentive Marketing Associations’ Incentive Gift Card Council offers advice on how to utilize gift cards in incentive programs.
networking, meetings

Five Tips to Foster Successful Networking

Imago Venues offers insight into how delegates network and ways that planners can foster better interactions.

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