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.

Deepak Chopra’s Message for Event Planners: Go Outdoors

When health and wellness expert Dr. Deepak Chopra addressed the opening session at Meeting Planners International World Education Congress (WEC) in Las Vegas in June, he offered a list of things that influence the activity of the genes to create health. In addition to staples such as sleep, meditation, exercise and eating right, he suggests […]

3 Ways to Delight the Growing Bleisure Class

5 Strategies to Handle the Laptop Ban without Surrendering Your Productivity

Sandals Resorts Acquires Saint Lucia Golf Club

Top Four Out of the Way European Places to Meet This Summer

This Florida City Just Set a Guinness World Record for Gratitude

“Thanks a lot.” Visit Orlando delivered this message in a big way to the record 68 million visitors to the theme park capital of the world by setting a Guinness World Record for number of hand-written thank you cards collected in one day. More than 900 representatives of the city’s 450 hotels and major attractions […]