Research

Planners Hate Paying for Wi-Fi

by Loren G. Edelstein | March 01, 2015
We offer statistical proof that meeting planners hate paying for Wi-Fi in hotels.

Planners Sound Off on Hotel Wi-Fi

by Loren G. Edelstein | March 01, 2015
What's wrong with the current state (and cost) of connectivity?

How Helpful Are Online RFPs?

by Loren G. Edelstein | February 01, 2015
What do planners think about online requests for proposal? Our latest poll reveals all.

What You Hate About eRFPs

by Loren G. Edelstein | February 01, 2015
Planners sound off on how the process could be improved.

Why We Keep Our Crazy Jobs

by Loren G. Edelstein | January 01, 2015
Yes, planning meetings is a crazy profession -- and planers love it, per M&C's latest exclusive survey.

Planners Sound Off on Their Jobs

by Loren G. Edelstein | January 01, 2015
M&C asked some open-ended questions and got some interesting answers.

Finally, Optimism Reigns

by Loren G. Edelstein | December 01, 2014
M&C's latest exclusive survey finds that planners expect healthier budgets and more attendees next year.

Planners Tell Us About 2015

by Loren G. Edelstein | December 01, 2014
Verbatim comments from M&C's 2015 outlook survey.

Event Themes: Yay or Nay?

by Loren G. Edelstein | November 01, 2014
How planners develop event themes and other theme-related findings from our latest poll.

Planners' Best (and Worst) Theme Party Ideas

by Loren G. Edelstein | November 01, 2014

Planners lets us in on the good and the bad.

 

Leisure Appeal: A Priority

by Loren G. Edelstein | October 01, 2014
Attendees rate the appeal of leisure time.

Hotel Preferences and Peeves

by Loren G. Edelstein | September 01, 2014
Planners weigh on on their favorite hotel features and pet peeves.

People

Quick Chat With Cate Farmer

by | March 01, 2015
The general manager of the soon-to-open Margaritaville Hollywood Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale sums up her property's philosophy toward groups.

Research

Planners Hate Paying for Wi-Fi

We offer statistical proof that meeting planners hate paying for Wi-Fi in hotels.

Planners Sound Off on Hotel Wi-Fi

What's wrong with the current state (and cost) of connectivity?

How Helpful Are Online RFPs?

What do planners think about online requests for proposal? Our latest poll reveals all.

What You Hate About eRFPs

Planners sound off on how the process could be improved.

News Analysis

Starwood Shakes Things Up

The hotel chain looks to the future after the resignation of CEO Fritz van Paasschen.

New Deal for Atlantic City's Revel?

Just days after a second agreement to buy the shuttered casino resort was voided, a new deal -- with the same buyer -- was announced.

Best Destinations for Free Hotel Wi-Fi

Here are the top cities in the United States, and around the globe, for complimentary Wi-Fi in hotel rooms.

Bullish on Cuba

The incentive industry finds much to get excited about with a thaw in the U.S.-Cuba relationship.

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