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Please Make Me Do This

Please Make Me Do This
Tuesday, February 12, 2019

There are many ways to enhance your event's sustainability. In this post, let’s talk about one such approach and solution – the excess food that is prepared but not served at the event.

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Don’t Fade with Fads, Triumph with Trends!

Don’t Fade with Fads, Triumph with Trends!
Tuesday, February 5, 2019

As meetings professionals, we are always on the lookout for the next big thing, that Wow Factor that sparks interest in guests and ignites conversation about your must-attend events. How do you achieve this?

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GOAT Yoga – We Kid You Not!

GOAT Yoga – We Kid You Not!
Wednesday, January 23, 2019

What do GOAT yoga, a brand icon and the NBA Finals have in common?

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Are New Year’s Resolutions Outdated?

Are New Year’s Resolutions Outdated?
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Your typical New Year’s resolution is not effective because it is unrealistic and overly complicated. The hack is simple: Set a realistic, measurable, achievable goal at which you cannot fail.

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Continue Outsmarting Your Smartphone

Continue Outsmarting Your Smartphone
Friday, January 4, 2019

For those that attended or may have missed my 2018 FICP Annual Conference session, Outsmarting your Smartphone, here are five ways that you can make your phone work for you. 

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Strategic Planning in the New Year

Strategic Planning in the New Year
Monday, December 3, 2018

As you reflect on 2018 and set goals for 2019, ask yourself: Am I planning transactional meetings or am I creating transformational meetings with a purpose that are aligned to my company’s goals and objectives? 

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CSR in Action at the FICP Annual Conference

CSR in Action at the FICP Annual Conference
Tuesday, November 27, 2018

At the 2018 FICP Annual Conference, attendees had a chance to engage in a CSR activity organized by Wildly Different. Learn more about the activity and the process for incorporating CSR activities at meetings and events.

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Weaving Your CSR into Your ROI

Weaving Your CSR into Your ROI
Tuesday, November 20, 2018

The hospitality industry has come a long way with give-back efforts to local and global communities through meetings and events. More meetings professionals are implementing corporate social responsibility (CSR) elements into their meetings and events that are relevant to their goals and the local community’s needs.

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10 Reasons Why You Might be Unproductive

10 Reasons Why You Might be Unproductive
Monday, September 24, 2018

Interested in increasing your personal productivity? Consider these possible barriers to getting things done. 

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What I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Budgeting

What I Wish Someone Had Told Me About Budgeting
Friday, September 21, 2018

Budgeting. It’s the cornerstone of creating a sustainable meeting or event. It can help determine the scope of the event, return on investment (ROI) and more. Here is what I wish someone had told me about the budgeting process as an emerging meetings professional.

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