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2014

December

16: Unbelievably Weird Office Holiday Gifts
9: Top New US Hotels Opening in 2015
2: A New Year, A New Era for Convention Centers?

November

25: 4 Reasons Meeting Planners Should Be Thankful This Year
18: Holiday Gifts for Meeting Planners
11: Is Your Smartphone Behavior More Annoying Than You Think?
 4: 4 Quick Ways to Be Happier at Work

October

28: Spooky Things That Would Scare Meeting Planners 
21: How the Hospitality Industry Is Approaching Ebola 
14: Mythbusting the Middle East While AMEX Predicts the Future
 7: New Destinations for Your Meetings

September

30: Changes in the Hotel World - Good or Bad?

23: CSR Takeover and An Evolving Education World
16: Are You Accidentally Exposing Your Meeting To Problems
9: Do you need to break some bad work habits or break in a new hotel?
2: Meeting Menus, Responsible Accessibility and 2015 Room Rate Trends

August

26: Best Practices for CSR, Digital Strategy and Event Websites
19: What Your Organization Can Learn From The Ice Bucket Challenge
12: Why Hotels Are Working Harder Than Ever To Care For The Earth
5: Best of the Meetings Industry

July

29: The Big Mistake That Trade Show Organizers Are Making
22: 3 Statistics That Will Impact The Future of Meetings
15: How to Land the Republican National Convention
8: Is the Hotel Industry in Serious Trouble?
1: 10 Insane Boss Requests

June

24: The Mindset that Will Redefine Your Success
17: Make Better On-Site Decisions With This New Tool
10: 5 Reasons to Love (And Hate) Meeting Planning
3: What Badge Ribbons Should Actually Say

May

27: How To Cut Your Annual Meeting Costs By Up To 25 Percent
20: Innovations For Your Next Meeting
13: 3 Tips For Filling Your Room Block
6: Do Your Attendees Really Want Cocktail Hour?

April

29: 4 Tips Every Trade Show Organizer Should Share
22: Should I Wear Pants? & Apps You Didn't Know You Needed
15: 7 Signs Meeting Planners Wish They Could Put Up
8: 4 General Session Sets That Will Get Everyone Talking
1: What The Next Generation Of Wi-Fi Means For Your Meeting

March

25: Will Gamification Really Work With Your Attendees?
18: 3 Tips To Be A Better Negotiator
11: Brainstorming Convening Leaders 2015 [PICS]
4: Take The Quiz: 8 Ways To Tell If You’re Open To Change

February

25: How To Redefine The Role Of A Meeting Planner
18: 20 Predictions For Meetings in 2020
11: The Economic Significance of the Meetings Industry
04: 4 Tips To Manage Your Multi-Generational Attendee Base

January

28: 4 Questions Every Meeting Professional Should Answer 21: Your Convening Leaders Recap 07: Top 5 New Hotels for Your Next Meetings

 

2013

December

31: 2013 Year in Review
17: 5 Key Takeaways From 2013
10: 2014 Lead Time Trends
03: 5 Gift Ideas for Meeting Professionals

November

26: An Inside Look at Convening Leaders 2014
19: F&B Trends for 2014
12: This Idea Could Completely Change Trade Shows
05: 5 Steps to Sell Your Boss on a Meeting App

October

29: 3 Scary Signs for Meeting Planners
22: 4 Trends That Will Impact Meeting Professionals in 2014
15: How Much the Government Shutdown is Costing Your Colleagues
08: Shutdown Shuts Down Key Government Meeting
01: What the Federal Government Shutdown Means for Meetings

September

24: Convening Leaders Sneak Peak; The Most 3 Important Letters
17: A New Resource to Make You a Smarter Meeting Professional - And It's Free
10: What Your Attendees Want to Do After Your Meeting
03: The World’s Weirdest Conferences; Meeting Planner Life Hacks

August

27: 5 Tips to Supercharge Your Event
20: Big Frustrations at Javits; Major Failure in Event Safety
13: Change the Way You Travel; Failing Exhibitors
06: Meetings Legislation; Lessons from Jay-Z; Best of Social Media