Research

30 Seconds to Smart: Do Planners Document Cost Savings? (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | January 17, 2017

We asked planners how often they report savings for meetings.

30 Seconds to Smart: The Importance of Cost-Containment to Planners (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | January 10, 2017
We asked planners how they prioritize cost-cutting when it comes to meeting planning.

30 Seconds to Smart: 2017 vs. 2016 Meeting Budgets (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | January 03, 2017
We asked planners how they expect their overall meeting budgets to change year-over-year.

Will Trump Hinder Meetings?

by Loren G. Edelstein | January 01, 2017
Many respondents to M&C's latest poll worry that the new administration will deter visitors to the U.S.

30 Seconds to Smart: Planners' Favorite Event Themes (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | November 29, 2016
We asked planners to recount their favorite meeting and event theme ideas.

30 Seconds to Smart: Developing Themes Is an Important Skill for Planners (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | November 22, 2016
We asked planners if they feel they are good at developing meeting themes ideas.

30 Seconds to Smart: Top 5 Ways Meeting Themes Are Displayed (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | November 15, 2016
We asked planners which elements of their meetings generally reflect the theme.

30 Seconds to Smart: Top 5 Ways Planners Find Inspiring Themes (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | November 08, 2016
We asked planners how they find theme ideas for meetings and events.

30 Seconds to Smart: Do Themes Enhance Special Events? (Video)

by Michaela Christensen | November 01, 2016
We asked planners if they theme their major conferences and meetings.

The Worse Attendees Ever

by Loren G. Edelstein | November 01, 2016
Don Juans, prima donnas and others try planners' patience

What Else Do Attendees Complain About?

by Loren G. Edelstein | November 01, 2016
Meeting professionals expound upon the many gripes they hear on-site.

How Planners Find Inspiring Themes

by Loren G. Edelstein | October 01, 2016
A new poll finds meeting professionals getting inspiration on creative event motifs from myriad sources.

People

Hotels people dining

by Allen J. Sheinman | January 01, 2017
The new restaurant manager of The Carillon at the AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center in Austin, Texas, describes her most memorable meal.

Research

30 Seconds to Smart: Do Planners Document Cost Savings? (Video)

We asked planners how often they report savings for meetings.

30 Seconds to Smart: The Importance of Cost-Containment to Planners (Video)

We asked planners how they prioritize cost-cutting when it comes to meeting planning.

30 Seconds to Smart: 2017 vs. 2016 Meeting Budgets (Video)

We asked planners how they expect their overall meeting budgets to change year-over-year.

Will Trump Hinder Meetings?

Many respondents to M&C's latest poll worry that the new administration will deter visitors to the U.S.