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'Meeting Planner' Named One of the Top 100 Jobs of 2013 - Successful Meetings

'Meeting Planner' Named One of the Top 100 Jobs of 2013 - Successful Meetings | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
'Meeting Planner' Named One of the Top 100 Jobs of 2013
Successful Meetings
"An event requires considerable planning of details big and small — from choosing a venue and reviewing contracts to juggling guest lists and issuing name badges," U.S.
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5 Corporate Event Trends for 2013 | Social Media Today

5 Corporate Event Trends for 2013 | Social Media Today | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
“Ideal solutions will have the ability to provide organizations with a single view into their strategic meeting management, attendee and engagement management and vendor sourcing, freeing up event planners to spend less time on manually pulling...
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Tales from a Wine Event Planner

Tales from a Wine Event Planner | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
By Cassandra Bianco (@CassandraBianco) The aromas of blackberry, leather and tobacco tickled the nose hairs of the 25 judges. These sweet smells lingered as did the suspense, which was so thick you could cut it with a corkscrew.
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10 event problems every organiser should avoid - Live Recruitment

10 event problems every organiser should avoid - Live Recruitment | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
event problems As an event organiser, you know that excellent organisation is essential to make sure your event runs smoothly. But, sometimes, even the most careful planner can overlook a crucial area.
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Are Trade Shows a Thing of the Past? - News and Tips for Events ...

Are Trade Shows a Thing of the Past? - News and Tips for Events ... | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
Today's technology of social media, virtual tours, and video conferencing at the touch of a button may make event planners wonder if trade shows are going by the way of the land line telephone or fax machine.
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Essential Tips For Corporate Event Planning 101 How To Make ...

The key to the success of any corporate event – such as a trade show, a retirement party, a sports outing, a hospitality event, a sales meeting, or the annual holiday party – is Corporate Event Planning 101.
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Meeting Planning To Hold Static in 2012 - GlobeSt.com

Meeting Planning To Hold Static in 2012 - GlobeSt.com | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
GlobeSt.comMeeting Planning To Hold Static in 2012GlobeSt.comATLANTA-After quizzing over 100 willing participants from across the country, PKF discovered that 62% of meeting planners anticipate orchestrating the same number of events in 2012 at...
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Cvent launches new edition of event planner destination guide

A tool that helps meetings and conference organisers source the right location for their events has been upgraded.
 A tool that helps meetings and conference organisers source the right...
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Corporate Event Planning The Keys To A Effective Event « Arkham ...

As with any topic thats being researched or under consideration, you should consider the five Ws. The 5 Ws might begin to provide answers to enable we start analysis found on the possibilities of the company event planning.
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Conference Planning Resources – It's All About the Planning ...

Conference Planning Resources – It's All About the Planning ... | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
... commerce producing sectors. One of the keys to the success in this industry are the meeting and conference planners that organize, plan and deliver the ultimate in meetings, tradeshows, conferences, seminars and product launches.
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Corporate Event Planning The Keys To A Successful Event | G00gle ...

Delving deep into all of these provides answers we need to make any corporate event planning a big achievement. Corporate Event Planning – The Basics. Setting The Goals. First, why are we having the event?
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A Few Tips And Hints For Good Meeting Planning « Centired.com ...

A Few Tips And Hints For Good Meeting Planning « Centired.com ... | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
Exceptional meeting planning is extremely hard, as well as the subsequent suggestions should aid you as you go along. Meeting planning should be done in such a way that people do not even realize that a great deal of ...
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News for Meeting and Event Planners | PlannerWire

News for Meeting and Event Planners | PlannerWire | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
The Weekend Round Up highlights stories that are interesting to meeting and event planners and marketers. ... Have an awesome weekend and as an added bonus, I give you my Conference Planning Ninja-. The Conference ...
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4 Surefire Ways to Hold Stress Free Meetings and Events - News ...

4 Surefire Ways to Hold Stress Free Meetings and Events - News ... | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
As much as event planners would like to, we cannot plan and execute events by ourselves. We need to count on several partners to pull them off including: hotel and conference services staff, event audio visual rental ...
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How to Plan a Cost Effective Business Meeting or Conference | General Business | FireHow.com

How to Plan a Cost Effective Business Meeting or Conference | General Business | FireHow.com | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
Careful planning needs to go into a successful meeting or conference. Although telecommuting is done every day and webinars have become a way to save money, companies still decide to convene once or twice a year for a conference.
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Elite Meetings Alliance - Hotel del Coronado, San Diego, April 7-9, 2013

Elite Meetings Alliance - Hotel del Coronado, San Diego, April 7-9, 2013 | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
The Elite Meetings Alliance, a semiannual event, brings together prequalified corporate and association planners with leaders in the luxury hotel industry to cultivate relationships and conduct business.
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a2z Innovation Insider - How many hats does an event planner wear?

HATS – a poem written by Michelle Harman How many hats does a CMP wear, when planning a conference or expo with care? First is logistics, to find a great...
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Planning the Perfect Meeting | Any Eventuality

Planning the Perfect Meeting | Any Eventuality | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
Planning a meeting or conference? The Grammy Award for any successful event is awarded to the organisation that puts energy into planning. Here are some key points that need to be considered: Goals & objectives for ...
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Starwood offers MICE planners more convenience with new initiatives; plans 50 ... - ITCM

Starwood offers MICE planners more convenience with new initiatives; plans 50 ...ITCMStarwood has launched StarwoodMeetings.com – a new simple, engaging and intuitive website that understands meeting planners and delivers relevant and comprehensive...
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Facebook Study: A Few Thoughts for Conference Organizers

Facebook Study: A Few Thoughts for Conference Organizers | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
RT @cvent: Facebook Study: A Few Thoughts for Conference Organizers http://t.co/45AhmibY #eventprofs...
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Got Skype? A Great Tool for More & Better Connections

Got Skype? A Great Tool for More & Better Connections | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
RT @VelChain: Got Skype?A Great Tool for More & Better Connections by @donnakastner http://t.co/mxFHEPKz #mpi #eventprofs...
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Tourism industry to map 5-year plan; economic development an added focus - Crain's Detroit Business

Tourism industry to map 5-year plan; economic development an added focusCrain's Detroit BusinessAfter the strategic planning session at the conference, there will be additional meetings held around the state as well as online opportunities for...
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Places and Spaces: Planning board meeting excitement

Places and Spaces: Planning board meeting excitement | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
Planning board meeting excitement. Here is a different reason to postpone a planning board meeting. And it gives you a hint of where you might look for an upcoming meeting that could last longer than one hour.
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Camp Patton: Guest Post: Sheila on Event Planning

Camp Patton: Guest Post: Sheila on Event Planning | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
When Gracie offered me the opportunity to guest post, I was thrilled. But what to write about? How about somethings I don't talk about on my blog - my job in event planning. Considering I just got back from Vegas last night, ...
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The Significance Of Outstanding Meeting Planning | BruceWood.Net

The Significance Of Outstanding Meeting Planning | BruceWood.Net | Greg Ruby's Gems - Event News | Scoop.it
A lot of people participate in meetings and also spare no thought for the meeting planning that went behind this specific function. Meeting planning ought to be done in a way that individuals don't even know that a whole lot of ...
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