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Motivational? Maybe Not

Motivational? Maybe Not

By Elizabeth Zielinski, CMMI attended a meeting recently where the first item on the agenda read, “Motivational Ice Breaker." I groaned inwardly when I saw that, just as some of you reading it probably did, too. Had I not been

A Change Will Do MPI Good

A Change Will Do MPI Good

By Elizabeth Zielinski, CMMLast week, Meeting Professionals International announced that its president and CEO, Bruce MacMillan, would not be renewing his employment contract at the end of June 2012. The news is not surprising to many, as he had becoming

Spotlight on Third Parties and Commissions

Spotlight on Third Parties and Commissions

 By Elizabeth S. Zielinski, CMMThe Inspector General’s report of an investigation into meeting planning deficiencies within the General Services Administration of the U.S. government (found here) has been widely reported in trade and mainstream press, as well as through social