Career Advice

New Rule on Overtime Pay

Recent legislation greatly expands the pool of nonexempt workers — and thus those entitled to be paid for overtime work.

Incentives: 3 Trends to Watch

Industry insights from Melissa Van Dyke, president of the Incentive Research Foundation.

Strategic Questions to Ask Suppliers

How to delve well beyond logistics to develop long-term relationships

MPI's WEC By the Numbers

More than 2,000 attendees gathered in Atlantic City this week.

Healthcare Meetings Expert Joins Maritz Travel

MPI's Pat Schaumann will join as senior compliance director.

Bachelor’s Degree in Meeting Management to Be Offered in Denver

Metropolitan State University of Denver will begin the program this fall.

New Index Created for Destinations Committed to Sustainability

The GDS-Index is a collaborative project from MCI, IMEX and ICCA

22 Millennials to Watch

Millennials are bringing fresh energy, viewpoints and talents to the meetings and events industry; here are some stand-out examples.

The Green Standard | Garden Views

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Green Meetings: Low Priority?

Planners are divided on the importance of green meetings.

The Evolution of Airbnb

What the increasingly popular alternative lodging platform means to the meetings industry

Webcasts

November 2015: Putting the Wow Factor in F&B Events

November 18 ǀ 2:00 pm ET Putting the Wow Factor in F&B EventsCatering pros share their most creative food and beverage ideas for receptions,...

August 2015: Understanding Your WIFI Needs - and Costs

August 12, 2015 | 2:00PM EST  Understanding Your WIFI Needs - and CostsHow can you determine how much bandwidth your meeting needs, and what should...

Planner Opportunties

Destination Arizona

Meet with top suppliers in Scottsdale, AZ! 

Destination Caribbean

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Latest News

MPI Announces Reorganization, Adds New Leadership Positions

The association makes changes focused on long-term growth.

Hard Rock Malaysia 2017 Opening

The 365-room hotel will be part of Desaru Coast, a resort development in the southeastern part of the country.

With $13 Billion Starwood Deal Done, Marriott Begins Integration of Loyalty Programs

New microsite educates loyalty members on how to link accounts.

The Westin Buffalo Opens in Upstate New York

The 116-room property has 7,300 square feet of meeting and event space and an outdoor courtyard.  

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