How Risk Averse Are Event Organizers?

One Convening Leaders 2020 session presenter conducted a little experiment among his audience to find how risk averse event organizers are. The results speak volumes about getting buy-in for your bold ideas.

Harnessing Emotion as a Leader: Tools to Express Emotions at Work

Leadership success is shaped by effectively harnessing emotion to build trust while still maintaining the delicate balance between sharing and oversharing. This session equips leaders with the tools to understand, navigate and express their emotions at work.

Navigating Your Diverse Workplace

It’s possible to have five generations represented in one workplace, a historical first. This phenomenon raises challenges in communications, retention, training and recruitment. This session will examine the shifting demographics and dynamics in workplaces and how leaders can successfully navigate relationships with each generation.


Heard Around PCMA Convening Leaders 2020 — Tuesday

Tuesday’s Convening Leaders Main Stage speakers shared their experiences, while attendees learned, broke bread together, and raised a toast at the Houston Convening Leaders 2021 Happy Hour. Here’s a sampling of what the Convene editors heard while they were out and about.

MOU Sarawak PCMA

Business Events Sarawak Partners With PCMA

On Tuesday, PCMA and Business Events Sarawak (BESarawak), by Sarawak Convention Bureau, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to develop a partnership to provide education and business development opportunities, and build awareness of the power of business events, effective immediately through Dec. 31, 2022.  The MOU calls for business events training and education to help