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If you’ve spent any time at all in or around Corporate America, no doubt you’ve heard this exchange at least once or maybe dozens of times … “Well, it’s probably time to start working on the annual meeting.” “OK, what’s our theme?” Which is
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Hi, Everyone! Like many, I’m not really comfortable talking about myself. But here goes nothing… Though technically I grew up an “island girl” -- I was raised on Hilton Head Island in the Low Country of South Carolina – I am not a fan of
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A buddy of mine once described a tradeshow environment as “a total assault on the senses”. Though he said it kiddingly, it actually made a lot of sense to me when I thought about it later. Consider when you enter a convention hall, the lighting
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I recently watched the Netflix-produced documentary called Fyre - The Greatest Party That Never Happened (there’s a similar documentary on Hulu entitled Fyre Fraud) about the ill-fated “luxury music festival” targeted at status-hungry, affluent Millennials that quickly devolved from a can’t-miss / have-to-be-there happening to
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If it seems the world moves faster and faster these days, it’s only because it does. This is not some off-handed, semi-serious declaration offered as an excuse because the To-Do List has become tome-ish. It’s fact. And the pace of change is currently outpacing the
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Whether it’s wanderlust or work-related, travel is both a blessing and a curse. Wonderful in the sense that it opens doors to the world, new adventures and fascinating cultures. Wearisome in the sense that … oh, heck, if you’ve hopped even one flight in your
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NOTE: This is Installment 2 in a periodic series of blogs highlighting industry practices that can have a negative impact on your corporate meeting or event budget. (Click here to read Installment 1. - “Everyone Loves a Surprise -- Except When It Comes to Event
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One of the many wonderful things about the good ol’ summertime is the way the business world eases off the throttle a bit as families take much anticipated, long-budgeted vacations; the grind of the workplace slows ever so much; and we all have a chance
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Shhhhhhh … don’t tell anyone but here are five trends in corporate meetings and events that you’ll want to be aware of if you want to be a rockstar to your attendees. Designing and executing programs that put the needs and desires of attendees as