Articles tagged “events”

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Is It Time for a Meetings Industry Reboot?  

The business of meetings and events isn't easy to define, and planners are still struggling to get a seat at the board table. Is that about to change?

Is It Time for a Meetings Industry Reboot?  

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Creative Ways Meetings Properties Are Addressing Staffing Issues

From video dramatizations showcasing their workplace culture to covering commuting costs for new hires, hotels are using innovative strategies to position themselves as employers of choice in the midst of a historically tight labor market.

Creative Ways Meetings Properties Are Addressing Staffing Issues

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The Skift Subscriber Experience

Becoming a Skift subscriber is about more than just getting past the paywalls. You’ll also receive complimentary virtual access to 10+ Skift Live events annually, along with discounted in-person tickets - so you can see the magic of Skift come to life firsthand.

The Skift Subscriber Experience

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Can Virtual Speakers Meet the Expectations of Meeting Planners? 

To assume a virtual speaking experience is the same as in-person is a mistake. However, virtual speaking does not mean compromises need to be made in terms of success.

Can Virtual Speakers Meet the Expectations of Meeting Planners? 

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Move Over Stilettos: Sneakers Make a Statement

Sneakers are taking over the convention center floor, making a statement while boosting comfort, confidence, and brand awareness. Are they be part of the new dress code for business events? 

Move Over Stilettos: Sneakers Make a Statement

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New Las Vegas Integrated Casino Resort One Step Closer to Reality

The Las Vegas Strip is one step closer to getting a new hotel-casino complex. Billionaire Tilman Fertitta got the green light from the Clark County Zoning Commission to build a 43-story, 2,420-room development at the southeast corner of Las Vegas Boulevard.

New Las Vegas Integrated Casino Resort One Step Closer to Reality

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How to Deal With Conference Scams

As in-person meetings and events come roaring back, so do the bad actors looking to rip off your attendees, your sponsors, and your organization. Be on the lookout for these common conference scams so you can stop the scammers before they do any lasting damage.

How to Deal With Conference Scams

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When the New Company Offsite Is More Expensive Than the Old Rent

When an entire company works remotely, it is vital to gather everyone together to create team camaraderie occasionally. In many cases, these retreats are more expensive than the rent the company was paying, which is just fine.

When the New Company Offsite Is More Expensive Than the Old Rent

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28 IMEX America Hacks You Need to Know

Our unofficial guide to IMEX America.

28 IMEX America Hacks You Need to Know

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Will ‘Force Majeure’ Cover Business Events Impacted by Hurricane Ian?

A hurricane is considered a typical force majeure event, but if a business event is canceled before it makes landfall in an area not under an evacuation order, are you still protected in your contract?

Will ‘Force Majeure’ Cover Business Events Impacted by Hurricane Ian?