Industry Content & Media

2018 Education Conference Key Takeaways

The Education Conference Content Committee and PCMA staff combined their notes on the key insights they learned at the conference, along with the actions they planned to take back in the office.

2018 PCMA Convene Salary Survey

Nearly three-quarters of event organizers received a raise over the past year — and their average increase of nearly 7 percent is more than twice the average for North American workers across all industries. But it’s not like they didn’t work for it.

Guide to Creating a Mentoring Program

This guide will give you an idea of how the Award winning mentor program was created and how you can use that program as a blueprint to creating a Mentoring program with in your association or company. Each organization will have different needs and no two mentoring programs will look the same. But this tool will help you to figure out how to create the program that works for you and give you specific examples from past organizations.

Virtual Speaker Management: A Best Practices Guide

Virtual speaker management requires more attention to detail than managing face-to-face speakers. You have to overcome both the technical as well as the interpersonal challenges posed by not having the speaker at the event. Use this guide to effectively plan for and manage your speaker to present an engaging virtual session.

Convene Magazine 26th Annual Meetings Market Survey

With this annual survey, we took a longer look back — over the span of 10 years, from right before the U.S. recession hit December 2007, through post-recession (mid-2009), to the recovery. Remarkably, some metrics in 15 key areas have held steady during the past decade.