Top Travel Tips
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Whether you’re traveling domestically or internationally, for business or personal reasons, keep these quick tips in mind to ensure a stress-free travel experience.
Transparency in Communication
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
As someone who has led event planning organizations for Fortune 200 companies for the last 20+ years, I often get questions such as, “What is the secret to really effective event planning and execution?” or, “What’s that magical skillset or piece of know-how that will give me the edge?”
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
The concept of feedback does not have to be stressful or frustrating. A great way to approach it is to see it as an opportunity. Giving feedback can help build trust between you and your team. It can make your team stronger and function more productively. Receiving feedback can help you learn more about yourself and how others perceive you.
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.
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?
Are New Year’s Resolutions Outdated?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.
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.
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?