Key Strategies to Streamline Your Sourcing Process

Join us to learn the simple and highly-effective way to streamline all of your sourcing. Webinar attendees will deep-dive into common challenges including destination research, sourcing RFPs and site inspections. This must-attend webinar promises to completely change the way you source! You will: Master how to narrow down your destination selections Understand how to get…

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8 Lessons 2016 Taught Us About Meeting Planning

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1. Brexit Will Not Stop Innovative Meetings in London Brexit will, eventually, have a substantial impact on European travel, but that’s not to say it will halt meetings there. In fact, London is more equipped than ever to handle high-tech meetings, marketing itself as the Silicon Valley of Europe. Forty percent of the world’s top…

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5 Best Webinars for Meeting Planners

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Webinars that provide CEU credits are a great resource for planners looking to expand their knowledge and further their careers. Smart Meetings regularly offers free webinars that cover a range of valuable topics, from contract negotiation to sourcing strategies. These are a few of our most popular webinars from 2016. 1. Problem Contract Clauses and…

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Steps to Developing an SMMP

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Strategic meetings management plays a critical role in the way organizations focus on improvement, accountability and cost savings. This exceptional, step-by-step guide to developing an SMMP is excerpted from the Second Edition of “Framework for Success: Strategic Meetings Management Programs,” a white paper published by the National Business Travel Association and the NBTA Groups and…

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