M&C Resources

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Understanding Audiovisual Basics

by Gerry Small | December 01,2012
Key points to consider when dealing with audiovisual and other event technology

Planner Basics

How to Select Meaningful Swag

by Lauren Melnick | October 01,2016
Pointers for choosing items attendees will actually want to keep.

New Rule on Overtime Pay

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

Best Practices: The Benefits of a Gift Catalog

by Linda Spelling | September 01,2016
Giving them a big choice helps attendees select goods they will appreciate.

Easy Ways to Enhance Small Meetings

by Ken Kirsh | September 01,2016
Low-budget tips for sound, lighting, presentations and more.

When Liability Can Be Foreseen

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | August 01,2016
Two recent cases have lessons for the meetings industry.

How Secure Is Your Delegates' Data

by Steve Baxter | August 01,2016
What to ask suppliers about safeguarding sensitive information.

Handling Bullies at Meetings

by Jonathan T. Howe, Esq. | July 01,2016
Dealing with bullying at meetings from a legal standpoint.
White Papers

The Mobilized Travel Consumer

With mobile device ownership on the rise, the way consumers use devices is drastically changing. Expedia's newest white paper, The Mobilized Travel Consumer,...

Apple Watch: The Event Planner's Guide

Attendees yearn for more personalized experiences at meetings and events, and the Apple Watch is one of the few devices able to satisfy their craving.

DoubleDutch Releases Free Guide to Measuring Event Success

The 32-page handbook is accompanied by a customizable spreadsheet for cost calculations.

The Viral Impact of Events: Best Practices to Amplify Event Content

The Viral Impact of Events: Best Practices to Amplify Event Content

Event Apps

Event App by CrowdCompass

by | February 18,2014
Meetings and Conventions is partnering with CrowdCompass by Cvent to offer mobile apps for our meetings and events. Learn how CrowdCompass can help you build event apps that your attendees will want to use.

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Latest News

China's HNA Group to Acquire 25 Percent Stake in Hilton

The Chinese investment group continues to strengthen its position in the world lodging market.

SLS Brickell Hotel & Residences Opens in Miami

The 124-room property has more than 55,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor event space.

New York State Enacts Tough Restrictions on Airbnb

The new law authorizes fines of up to $7,500 for rentals of fewer than 30 days.

Southeast Coast Resorts Recovering From Hurricane Matthew

A few properties still are closed to take care of minor repairs.