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New and Renovated: Innovative Spaces for Small Meetings

Smart Meetings

Bring your meetings to destinations that go above and beyond Looking for a meeting space that is versatile, unique and nails top-notch hospitality? You may find it in an innovative, high-tech NYC venue; or, perhaps a characteristic boutique hotel in beautiful Boise. Maybe Cleveland is the place for you, where history and modernity go hand-in-hand. Whatever you’re looking for, these new and renovated hotels and venues are waiting to host you.

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3 Reasons to Hire an Accredited DMC

ADMEI

3 Reasons to Hire an Accredited DMC 15 May 2024 In the dynamic realm of event management, trade shows serve as pivotal hubs for engagement, networking, and brand representation. A well-designed exhibitor booth not only attracts attention but also fosters meaningful interactions, driving the success of a Destination Management Company (DMC) and its events.

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The importance of cultural experience when creating guest experiences

EHL Insights

This article explains how positive guest experiences and cultural experiences go hand-in-hand in hospitality. Having lived and worked all over the world – or pretty much – one of the things I am particularly conscious of is culture. I make a point of reading up on a culture – a country’s history, its people, customs, and religions; not to mention understanding its cuisine and gaining an appreciation of the language.

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Satellite Events: How Localized Gatherings Can Help Scale Your Event Strategy

Bizzaboo

You’ve mastered the art of event evolution — from in-person to virtual to hybrid (where in-person meets virtual). But have you added satellite events to your strategy? According to the inaugural Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Event Technology Platforms , there’s a noticeable shift in the event industry from large, travel-heavy conferences to smaller, localized events.

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COVID-19 Travel Consumer Sentiment Study

TravelBoom and sister agency, The Brandon Agency, release new consumer sentiment study on travel amidst the COVID-19 second wave

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Prague remains among world’s most sought-after ‘Meeting Destinations’ 

Travel Daily Media

The post Prague remains among world’s most sought-after ‘Meeting Destinations’ appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily Media. According to the latest data, the Czech capital has improved year-on-year not only in terms of the number of meetings and conferences held here, but also in terms of the number of delegates who arrived for these events.

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Special Events

Top event trends seen at Catersource + The Special Event 2024

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How To Improve Security For Your Virtual Meetings?

InEvent

Virtual meetings are essential in the communication toolkit for businesses in today’s digital age. However, this convenience also comes with newer risks to one’s digital presence. Unsecured meetings can result in eavesdropping, disruptions, and stealing of confidential information discussed during a meeting. Secure virtual meetings are necessary and should be a conscious practice to ensure … Post How To Improve Security For Your Virtual Meetings?

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News for Professionals: Career Advice and Ideas

Convene by PCMA

Looking for ways to do your job better — or for the latest trends in the world of work? Here’s a roundup of career-related stories selected by the editors of Convene. RIP Office Bestie: Here’s the Upside to a Diminishing Need to Have a Friend at Work The sudden prolonged switch to remote work forced millions nationwide to quietly break up with their professional significant others.

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The 10 Best Places to Live in Nevada in 2024

Redfin

If you’re planning on moving to Nevada, add these cities to your list. Nevada is a dry, rugged haven of tall mountains, vast desert, and endless possibilities. Most of the state lies within the unique Basin and Range province , characterized by desert landscapes and abrupt changes in elevation, shifting between narrow mountain chains and flat valleys.

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5 Ways to Move the Dial on Women’s Leadership in the Business Events Industry

Convene by PCMA

At Convening Leaders 2024, 800 people registered for the session “Unlocking Potential: Strategies for Advancing Women in Business Event Leadership Roles,” where Part One of the study was discussed. The full study is now available. (Whatever Media Group) The first part of the two-part global study of the “Advancing Women in Business Events Industry” report, released in January by the PCMA Foundation and Business Events Sydney (BESydney), revealed that although women make up 70 percent of the glob

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Evolution of the DMC:Renewing Business Relationships with Deeper Trust, Transparency & Understanding

The evolution of the DMC industry requires that it embark upon a renewed relationship with clients that is built upon transparency, trust, and understanding.

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7 Fun Facts About Milwaukee, WI: How Well Do You Know Your City?

Redfin

Milwaukee, WI, is more than just a city known for its breweries and cheese. With its rich history, diverse neighborhoods, and thriving arts scene, Milwaukee offers a unique lifestyle for its residents. From the iconic Milwaukee Art Museum to the bustling Riverwalk, there’s always something new to explore in this city. In this Redfin article, we’ll uncover some interesting facts of Milwaukee, diving into its eclectic charm that make it a destination worth discovering.

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Laura Matley

Convene by PCMA

This year, PCMA’s 20 in Their Twenties program honors exceptional young leaders in the business events industry. Class of 2024 member Laura Matley, Manager of Business Events at Ottawa Tourism, shares why she thinks sustainable event management is an opportunity for the business events industry, but also will create challenges for event professionals.

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6 Fun Facts About Richmond, VA: How Well Do You Know Your City?

Redfin

From its charming cobblestone streets to its historic landmarks steeped in tales of the past, Richmond, VA, is a city filled with intriguing facts and hidden gems. along the banks of the James River, Richmond is a vibrant metropolis that seamlessly blends its rich past with modern innovation. In this Redfin article, we’ll go through Richmond’s interesting facts, where every corner holds a delightful surprise.

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People on the Move

Convene by PCMA

Your colleagues are on the move, find out who is going where. Susan Richardson The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) has appointed Susan Richardson as vice president of sales, effective June 10. Richardson previously served as vice president of meeting and conventions at Visit Detroit, where she led innovative sales initiatives that helped reintroduce Detroit to the meetings and conventions market.

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8 Fun Facts About Madison, WI: How Well Do You Know Your City?

Redfin

Welcome to Madison, WI, a city in-between two scenic lakes, Mendota and Monona. Affectionately known as “Mad Town” or “Madtown,” this dynamic Midwestern gem is not just the state capital but also a hub of culture, creativity, and quirkiness. Amidst its picturesque landscapes and historic landmarks lies a trove of fascinating facts and unique quirks that make Madison truly one-of-a-kind.

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Live Laugh Lake: The Ultimate Lake Elsinore, CA Bucket List

Redfin

Residing in Southern California, outside of Los Angeles, lies one of California’s hidden gems: Lake Elsinore. With its serene waters, stunning mountains, and community spirit, this is the perfect place for both adventurers and leisure lovers alike. In this Redfin article, you’ll find something to add to your Lake Elsinore bucket list whether you’ve lived in Lake Elsinore for years or are seeking to buy a home or rent an apartment here.