JT Long

JT Long is content chief at Smart Meetings. She brings 25 years of experience in journalism and community-building and has written books on management and motivation.

Indicator Lights: 2022 Industry Predictions

Experts cite the data points they are following and what the patterns are predicting for 2022!

jade simmons

Jade Simmons: Plan on Purpose

courtyard

Courtyard Rolling Out Millennial-Friendly Exteriors

meetingplay

MeetingPlay and Aventri Merge as First Big Event Tech Deal of 2022

IMEX Frankfurt

IMEX Joins Omicron Shuffle; Moves Frankfurt to May

AHLA

AHLA Survey: Supply Chain Disruption Increasing Costs, Impacting Hotel Amenities Indefinitely

The struggle is real at hotels where supply chain issues and the great resignation are negatively impacting operations, creating scarcity in everything from cleaning supplies to pillowcases and chicken tenders and generally increasing costs. A recent AHLA survey found that the problem is only getting worse, with no end in sight. Industry associations are advocating for legislative action to offset the costs.