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Elevating Your Professional Persona

by Louise M. Felsher, CMP, CMM | March 01,2015
Smart advice for improving your workplace image.
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Elevating Your Professional Persona

Smart advice for improving your workplace image.

Budget Busters: How to Avoid Them

Avoiding budget snafus.
Checklists

Planning a Private Wine-Tasting Event

A sommelier's expert advice for wine-tasting experiences

Preparing for Public Health Threats

Ways to develop and implement an action plan for meetings
The Law and the Planner

Cautions for International Contracts

Points to address in contracts abroad

When It Comes Down to Litigation

What to expect in a lawsuit
Tech Files

Security Concerns for Mobile Devices

Keep your event safe for smartphone-toting attendees

Choosing the Right Webcast Vendor

Important questions to ask, beyond basic features
Food & Beverage

How to Plan for Sustainable Catering

Pitfalls to avoid when planning for sustainable catering  

Raising the Bar on Beverages

Here are the latest trends from behind the bar -- including some tasty choices for teetotalers.
Managing Corporate Travel

Choosing a Car Service Provider

Advice for Choosing ground transportation services

How to Avoid Travel Cost Increases

Steps you can take to mitigate increases in travel costs
Corporate World

SMMP Success Without a Mandate

How to initiate strategic meetings management

White Papers

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

7 Predictions for the Mobile Event App Industry in 2015

Mobile apps will play an increasingly critical role in the meeting and event world and among day-to-day strategic business operations, according to a white...

The Organizer's Role in Driving Exhibitor ROI

Exhibitor ROI can drive their satisfaction with your event, and higher satisfaction can improve your exhibitor retention rate. But how can you help boost your...

M&C Events

April 2015 Webcast: A Deep Dive Into Attrition and Cancellation

April 15, 2015 | 2:00PM EST A Deep Dive Into Attrition and CancellationM&C's legal expert discusses the intricacies of attrition and cancellation...

May 2015 Webcast: Maximizing Attendees' Social Media Skills

May 13, 2015 | 2:00PM EST Maximizing Attendees' Social Media SkillsTurning attendees into brand ambassadors is one surefire way to build buzz before, during...

March 2015 Webcast: What's New, What's Next in Meetings Technology

March 11 | 2:00PM EST What's New, What's Next in Meeting TechnologyFrom geofencing to shared-economy apps and more, industry leaders will discuss the newest...

February 2015 Webcast: Solid Contracts; Fewer Clauses

February 11 | 2:00PM EST Solid Contracts; Fewer ClausesMeeting contracts have gotten longer and more complicated in recent years, complains M&C's legal...

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Following Germanwings Crash, Foreign Airlines to Require Two Crew Members in Cockpit

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