Alluringly Cosmopolitan & Exquisitely Timeless Caribbean Beachfront Retreat

In today’s digitally saturated business environment, live conferences, meetings and events are essential  to maintain an in- person touch point. A planner’s role is key as every event wraps around a unique experience for all attendees. 1 – Review the Agenda Carefully review the agenda before arriving. You need to plan your time at the


Stressed About Your Next Event? These Tips Will Help You Keep Your Cool

Pre-event anxiety is often due to uncertainty about the unexpected. Read on to learn how to avoid logistical nightmares, and breathe a little easier. As an event planner, you’re expected to coordinate what seems like a million different things, and something is bound to go wrong. So what do you do when the florist messes



Putting the Fun into Corporate Retreats at Kingsmill Resort

When you think of heading to a resort for a corporate retreat, the first thing that comes to mind probably isn’t staging a mini-Olympics. But that’s just what the staff at Kingsmill Resort did for Allstate executives during a team-building retreat. They created a series of competitions including basketball shooting, golf chipping, and their famous


Here’s What You Need to Know About Detroit Development Right Now

Detroit hotels The renovation of Paradise Valley into a cultural and entertainment district in Detroit may take a few years, but plans include a jazz club, the expansion of Detroit Seafood Market, an additional restaurant, luxury and affordable housing, added parking and – perhaps most notably – a new boutique hotel – the Harmonie Club Hotel


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5 Habits of Highly Effective Meetings Programs – And How You Can Implement Them

Organizations of all sizes struggle with productivity and cost-effectiveness when they haven’t implemented a strategic meetings management program. As a meeting organizer, you’re probably frustrated with these things, but also need to understand where to start to get your program off the ground. Or maybe you’ve got a program in place, but are looking for


Extend Your Stay & Save on Hotel/Theme Park Packages in Santa Clara

Save on California’s Great America theme park when you spend a night at one of 10 Santa Clara hotels. Hotel/theme park packages represent an almost 50% savings over regular room and ticket cost, starting at $159 plus sales tax. For details on each participating hotel and/or to book online, visit SantaClara.org/HotelPackages. Packages include one night’s


3 Reasons Your Next Meeting Should Be in South Walton, Florida

When you envision your ideal meeting, you probably imagine things like gorgeous facilities, world-class accommodations and the strongest service in the industry. But have you dared to imagine a perfect meeting steps from the most beautiful beach you’ve ever seen and surrounded by gourmet dining, boutique shopping and championship golf? Here are three reasons South


Experience Meetings at Radisson Blu Hotels

Developed as a means to improve the effectiveness of meetings, Radisson Blu’s Experience Meetings places a strong emphasis on food and drink, the spatial environment and technology to deliver an effective concept that is appealing to meetings and event bookers.   Three elements mark “Experience Meetings”: The first is Brain Food; an innovative and responsible