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GBTA to Offer Corporate Travel Team Program

With five paid registrations from one company, additional buyers can attend for free.

Best Places to Work in the Meetings Industry

M&C's popular annual feature highlights how some of the most progressive and iconic companies in the meetings/hospitality universe put their employees first.

Quick Chat With Barbara Minch

The director of humanresources at the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick, N.J., offers her best advice for someone entering the hospitality business.

Green Venue Report Shows Solid Efforts by Centers, Little Interest From Planners

Inaugural study evaluated 16 convention centers in North America.

LEED Certification Can Boost a Hotel's Profits

Recent research finds that sustainability certifications like LEED designations likely will help hotels register stronger revenues than their uncertified peers.

American Express Closes Joint Venture Deal

The business travel giant has announced its new leadership team.

How Green Is Your Hotel?

Key questions to ask when planning a sustainable meeting

Best Places to Work in the Meetings Industry 2014

Here's our annual roundup of companies noted for inspiring the love and loyalty of their employees.

Are You Poised for a Promotion?

How to prove your worth, get noticed, overcome the "glass ceiling" and more to move up (or beyond) the ladder.

Liz on the Biz | Making the Shift From Employee to Contractor

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Making Sense of Green Hotel Certifications

Increasingly, hotels are touting various credentials that vouch for eco-friendly practices, but what do certifications such as Green Key, Green Seal and LEED really mean? Find out here.

3 Steps to More Accurate Meetings Management Data

A technology platform is a great foundation for strategic meetings management (SMM). It handles all the usual tasks like managing attendance, facilitating sourcing, budgeting and reporting. But how accurate is the data that's being fed into that platform? If it's not very accurate, you'll find out ...

Webcasts

September 2015 - Refining Your Negotiating Skills

September 16, 2015 ǀ 2:00PM EST Refining Your Negotiating SkillsMany meeting professionals are uncomfortable handling common scenarios that arise...

October 2015: Worst-Case Scenarios and How to Handle Them

October 21, 2015 ǀ 2:00PM EST Worst-Case Scenarios and How to Handle ThemAn attendee death…A natural disaster…A gunman on-site…These are scenarios no...

Planner Opportunties

Independent Planner Education Conference

April 13-16, 2014, San Antonio, TX, Are you an independent planner? Meet one on one with suppliers to discover what their destinations offer for your...

Global Interact

May 3- 6, 2014, Cartagena, Colombia Apply to attend Global Interact 2014. Complimentary to qualified planners.
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