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10 Client Appreciation Event Ideas Customers Love

Social Tables

Whether you’re a part of a Fortune 500 company or are running a boutique hair salon out of your home, your business wouldn’t exist without clients.

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Case study: SAP Sapphire 2022 (10 locations)

The MICE Blog

When I was invited to be part of the jury at the International Corporate Events (ICE) Awards , I jumped at the opportunity.

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Sustainable Travel and Content Creators: Lessons From the 2022 Outdoor Media Summit

The Abbi Agency

The Outdoor Media Summit showed content creators and brands how to promote responsible tourism. By Alli Williams. Earlier this month, The Abbi Agency had the opportunity to attend the Outdoor Media Summit in North Lake Tahoe, Nevada.

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Here’s Why Your Event Budget Needs to Increase in 2023

Endless Events

After a nearly two-year hiatus due to COVID-19, the events industry returned in all its glory this year. But just when we thought we had overcome the most difficult hurdles both as humans and as an industry, new external pressures waited around the corner.

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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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A City Within a City to Launch in SoCal

Smart Meetings

Although historically shadowed by its famous neighbor city of Los Angeles or seen only as the home of Disneyland, Anaheim is making literal and metaphorical groundbreaking moves to establish itself as a presence in Southern California. Construction begins in January 2023 to build ocV!BE.

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Are Airport Hotels Still Popular for Meetings? 

Skift Meetings

Skift Take: Despite the current chaos surrounding air travel, airport hotels are recovering from low pandemic occupancies at a faster pace than urban hotels.

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Rail revival full speed ahead as ETC and Eurail host best European Rail Tourism Awards 2022

ETC Corporate

At an award ceremony hosted in Prague by Czech Tourism on November 15, the European Travel Commission (ETC) and Eurail B.V. honoured recipients at the second ever Best European Rail Tourism Campaign Awards.

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How to Build a Risk Assessment Checklist

Smart Meetings

The definition of “risk” has grown beyond the traditional definitions of financial, operational, reputational and security issues meeting professionals checked off their list as they prepared to bring people together in days of old.

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Two Types of Team Building Takeaways

Best Corporate Events

During team building activities, participants experience challenges, camaraderie, recognition, and fun. But what do they take away? After the shared laughter and the high-fives, what do they bring back home and to the workplace from that experience?

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Four Ways to Level up Your Event Potential

Convene by PCMA

If organizers want people to come back to in-person events, those events must offer a compelling reason to make the trip, from interactive sessions to active collaboration. Photos by Alexander Wieselthaler).

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All You Need to Know to Retain, Engage, and Energize Your Workforce

The Great Resignation and tight labor market make recruitment challenging and retention crucial. This eBook explains exactly how team building can improve employee onboarding and help you retain, engage, and optimize the performance of your teams.

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The Ultimate Guide to Event Sponsorship for 2023 and Beyond

Bizzaboo

The numbers don’t lie: Businesses continue to increase their event investments. In fact, 97% of marketers believe that events are the most effective channel for driving business outcomes. But let’s talk about the elephant on the trade show floor: sponsorship and sponsor ROI.

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Smart Moves in New York, Panama City Beach and More

Smart Meetings

Brigette Bienvenu. Bienvenu is market director of sales of sales and marketing for The Ritz-Carlton, South Beach and The Ritz-Carlton, Bal Harbour , both in Florida.

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BRANDING: why it matters and how to create impact

BCD Meetings & Events

Your brand is your promise to customers – what you stand for, your vision and values. It matters. Let us explain why. Event Solutions

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Over 30 European tourism bodies gather in Prague to discuss challenging winter ahead

ETC Corporate

Today, the heads of Europe’s national tourism boards convened in Prague for the General Meeting of the European Travel Commission (ETC).

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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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New Jersey Governor Signs Legislation Focused on Security for Large Venues

Skift Meetings

Skift Take: New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has signed legislation that requires certain public venues to submit emergency plans to law enforcement agencies to prepare for mass casualty and active shooter events. — Andrea Doyle Read the Complete Story On Skift Meetings.

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Secrets for Engaging Platform-agnostic Association Meetings

Smart Meetings

The good news is that the associations are returning to in-person events in great numbers. The challenge is designing events that speak to the needs of an audience that changed over the last three years. In an exclusive Smart Chat Live!

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Designing the Perfect Event Attendee Arrival

Endless Events

Attendee arrival has changed in recent years. Before the pandemic, attendees would have booked hotels and made transportation arrangements in the days or weeks leading up to the event.

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Metaverse Events: 11 Tips to Create Unique Experiences Attendees Will Love

MeetingPlay

“Metaverse” is the buzzword in events today. Fashion shows, tournaments, and concerts are banking on it. This year saw the inaugural Metaverse Fashion Week. Plus, the Australian Open held the first official tennis grand slam in the metaverse.

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Transformational Resilience in the Hospitality Industry

EHL Insights

EHL Hospitality Business School recently hosted a conference entitled “Transformational Resilience in the Hospitality Industry” where a panel of industry players, ranging from academics to executives to practitioners, discussed the current state of hospitality. Among the topics discussed, the labor shortage was a recurring theme as were the potential solutions to overcoming this global issue.

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Meeting Professionals Supporting Hospitality Rebound After Hurricane

Smart Meetings

When word came that Hurricane Ian would be approaching the eastern coast of Florida, hotels and businesses were left in a precarious and uncertain position. Many establishments closed as a result, leaving many with weeks without pay, in addition to damages caused to their community by the disaster.

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NFTs for Events: Creating Memorable Emotions for Your Attendees

Eventtia

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of NFTs? Best-case scenario, people will associate NFTs with digital collectibles. Worst-case scenario, they’ll see NFTs as an overblown speculative bubble. Neither of these two scenarios is wrong.

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Cocktail Spotlight: The Fall Spirit

Special Events

Autumn-inspired cocktails for your next event

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ASM Global promotes Alex Merchán to Chief Marketing Officer

Travel Daily News

Alex Merchán will spearhead the company’s branding and positioning across key areas including global partnerships, digital and CRM strategy, business development, and advisory and investing efforts across the U.S. and internationally

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Opinion: Why Covid Safety Should Still Be a Priority for Corporate Events

Smart Meetings

Editor’s Note: As part of our Back Light series of industry leaders sharing their perspective, we asked Bill Stone, CEO at AllClear Healthcare , to share his take on best practices for keeping attendees safe today.

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The Complete Guide To Virtual Events in 2022

Eventtia

It’s crazy to think how much the events industry has evolved in recent times. Events have moved online and it didn’t take long for us to realise that we can reach untapped audiences while keeping costs down.

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Travelers Driving More for Thanksgiving Due to Air Travel Concerns

Travel Pulse

Weather delays, skyrocketing ticket prices and schedule disruptions are scaring travelers. Impacting Travel

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IAPCO launches a global wellbeing and connection survey

Travel Daily News

The research team is backed by academics at Manchester Metropolitan University in the UK and expert social scientists from across the globe

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When They Let Their Hair Down: Secret Confessions of Audience Members Post-Keynote

Smart Meetings

It’s always a funny moment. Excited audience members, fresh off of being unexpectedly inspired (and sometimes a little tipsy) are more than happy to tell me stuff I never asked them. “We We thought you were gonna be sooooo boring!”. Thank God you’re not anything like yesterday’s keynote.”. “I

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How to Book an Event Venue in 15 Steps

Eventtia

For a physical, in-person event, the event’s venue is arguably the most important element that will determine the event’s success.

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21 DIY Kitchen Renovation Tips for a Makeover On a Budget

Redfin

Kitchen renovations are one of the most popular home improvement projects – and one of the most daunting. There are many things to consider during a renovation, from appliances and cabinets to flooring and countertops. They can also be expensive and time-consuming.

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Discovery, Wellness, Tech and Personalized Offerings Will Lead 2023 Traveler Trends

Travel Pulse

A new report by Hilton predicts the top four traveler trends for 2023. Impacting Travel

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Tips for Difficult Conversations from FICP22

Smart Meetings

As if the job of meeting professional weren’t difficult enough, many have had to take on the role of Chief Difficult Conversation Starter.

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11 Effective Ways To Motivate Your Remote Employees

Eventtia

The COVID-19 pandemic showed us a lot of things, like how crucial it is to take care of ourselves, spend time with family, value nature, and practice working from home. While the first three were relatively easy, the last task was a bit difficult.

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Hygge Design and Decor: The Secrets to Creating a Happy Home

Redfin

This guide will show you everything you need to know to create a cozy, inviting, and stress-free home. Choosing the right furniture and decor and creating a snug ambiance can transform your interior into a tranquil and warm setting perfect for living the hygge life. .

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