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Consolidation of Travel & Meetings Programs on the Rise

Over the last several years, there has been a growing trend among organizations to focus on the consolidation of their meetings, events and travel programs. The benefits to companies are obvious. Travel managers and meeting planners can increase efficiencies, reduce overlaps, leverage negotiating clout, improve client relationships, and ultimately save their organizations time and money.


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Event Websites 101: Tips for a Great Site

Building a website used to be impossible if you didn’t know how to code. Today, things are much easier. Even if you have no knowledge of HTML, you can build a great website. Which is great news because nowadays, everyone expects there to be a website for everything. Emailed invitations are a thing of the


Grow Your Attendance When You Meet in Myrtle

With 60 miles of breathtaking beachfront, an international airport that welcomed 1 million passengers on 2017, 98,600 accommodation units at various price levels, and a modern convention center with 250,000 square feet of meeting space and an upscale adjoining hotel, the Myrtle Beach area is an ideal destination to host meetings and group gatherings. Great


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The More You Know: Your Guide to OnArrival Resources

Life throws seemingly insurmountable challenges at us daily that test both our willpower and mental sanity. Resetting your Netflix password can become a fiery gauntlet of changing password after password because you accidentally entered the wrong birthday when you created your account. A quick trip to Target for Nutella can morph into a shopping cart filled with


Power of Personalization

Making Attendees Part of the Event

Personalization has many different definitions. When it comes to events, personalization can refer to obvious forms of personalization like using an attendees name in an email greeting or a personalized swag bag. But it’s also about giving attendees all the information they need and cutting out what they don’t. And, it’s about engagement. Creating an


Satisfy your Craving for Higher Attendee Engagement

Satisfy Your Craving for Higher Attendee Engagement

Every day, technology is changing and evolving. So are our perceptions about technology. For example, we used to believe that if we implemented new event technology attendees would use it – an “if you build it they will come” mentality. We now realize that this, unfortunately, isn’t the case. In fact, building out the app


A Beginner’s Guide to Event Technology

Technology innovations have made event planning easier by allowing for more automatic and seamless processes. But with literally hundreds of options on the market for all different aspects of an event – from pre-planning to check-in, audience engagement, and post-event evaluations – it can be daunting to figure out which technologies you really need. Check


Pasadena’s New Hotel Renovations Offer More Meeting Spaces and Enhanced Amenities

Selecting a destination for meetings is never an easy choice. With so many options available, meeting planners desire locations that are convenient, tech-savvy, and travel-friendly. These factors and many others have made Pasadena an ideal destination to host meetings and events of various sizes, while also offering the best hotel accommodations outside of Los Angeles.


3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Destination

When choosing a location for your meeting, what do you look for? Meeting room capacity? Convention center layout? Audiovisual capabilities? Whatif the experience that attendees have outside of the meeting is just as important as the meeting itself? Attendees will leave with an impression, and the meeting isn’t the only factor. But what else should