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Women in Leadership: General Managers

Smart Meetings

We are highlighting women who have worked their way up and earned the position of General Manager (GM) to show our appreciation for their dedication to hospitality, their genuine passion for helping others and for standing strong in an industry where men still dominate the majority of leadership roles. Miami alone has over 120 female GMs.

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Event Management Versus Event Production: What’s the Difference?

Endless Events

Some call themselves an event production agency, while others are “event management firms.” Let’s dive into the most significant differences between event production versus event management. Event Production Versus Event Management. Managing budget. The Ins and Outs of Event Management. How Event Production Works.

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How DMCs Can Help You Manage the Unexpected

ADMEI

How DMCs Can Help You Manage the Unexpected 13 December 2023 You’re probably already familiar with this popular phrase in the hospitality industry: expect the unexpected. What is Risk Management? Incorporating risk management is essential for every event professional. Have all plans been coordinated before the event?

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Kentucky Derby: A Masterclass in Managing Big Traditions from its 150th Year

Smart Meetings

The post Kentucky Derby: A Masterclass in Managing Big Traditions from its 150th Year appeared first on Smart Meetings. After all, we are talking about a $5-million event that can make the career of jockey, trainer and owner.

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Managing Airport Journeys

Smart Meetings

The post Managing Airport Journeys appeared first on Smart Meetings. Read More: Annoying Air Travelers and How to Not Become One Next time you gear up for air travel, especially during the busier times of year, keep these tips in the back of your mind for a more seamless air travel experience.

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How A Destination Management Company Will Help Your Corporate Event

Traveler's Q

How A Destination Management Company Will Help Your Corporate Event A destination management company (DMC) can help you create a memorable and seamless experience for your guests. When managing guests in a new, foreign location, it is important to have a well-planned strategy in place. A new, foreign location means foreign laws.

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No More Detours: How Traffic Management Keeps Your Special Event on Schedule

Smart Meetings

Planning and executing a successful large-scale special event can be an exhilarating experience, but one that comes with its fair share of challenges, especially when it comes to managing traffic and ensuring smooth transportation for attendees. Embracing technology can also significantly enhance traffic management.