On the Cuff

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | August 18, 2017
This handy item keeps necessities handy.

Nothing Sweet About These Snacks

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | August 11, 2017
Mediterra offers a range of savory nutrition bars.

Leave the Trainers Behind

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | August 04, 2017
A new fitness collaboration between Seattle's Edgewater Hotel and Brooks Running Co. gives guests shoes and trails.

Your Portable Trainer

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 28, 2017
This free app offers daily tips for fitness, healthy eating, mindfulness and more.

Guest-Room Workout

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 21, 2017
Hilton's new program lets you exercise in private.

Drink to Your Health

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 14, 2017
This vitamin-rich water comes in its own easy-open serving shell.

Health on the Agenda

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | July 07, 2017
A major industry association has added a robust wellness program to its annual convention.

These Buds Are For You

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 30, 2017
Multitasking headphones track your heart rate and more.

Seventh-Hour Stretch

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 23, 2017
Organize a baseball-inspired fitness break during Windy City meetings.

Milk Bar

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 16, 2017
Throw these protein-packed snacks into your gym or travel bag.

Wheat Watchers

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 09, 2017
This app caters to the gluten-averse.

Neck Saver

by Lisa A. Grimaldi | June 02, 2017
This physician-designed travel pillow lets your head rest in a natural position.


A New Spin on ROI

Pressure is on to quantify the return on investment for meetings. Here's how some are approaching the task.

Great Golf and Spa Resorts for Groups

From Hawaii to New Hampshire, these properties offer the best of both worlds.

Hospitality on a Global Scale

We profile 10 dynamic hotel chains vying for international meetings business.

The 'Festivalization' of Events

How mega-gatherings like South by Southwest are rewriting the rules for conferences by making them citywide extravaganzas.


Comfy Shoes Among Key Comforts for Travelers

More than two-thirds of meeting professionals miss their spouse/partner when they travel, but no so much their children, finds a new M&C poll.

Comforts on the Road

What you love and miss most about traveling for work

30 Seconds to Smart: Planners' Involvement in Organizational Strategy (Video)

We asked planners if they discuss organizational strategy with key stakeholders.

30 Seconds to Smart: How Planners Are Perceived Outside the Industry (Video)

We asked planners how their jobs are viewed by people outside the meetings industry.