Aah-aah-choo! You never want to be the person—or be near the person—who’s sneezing on a plane. Much of the sneezing is due to allergies, which can be far more serious than a tickle in the nose. Some passengers risk going into anaphylactic shock when coming into contact with certain allergens, such as foods and animals they have a potentially fatal sensitivity to.
This month, we launch a monthly career column to offer insight into trends and tips meeting professionals can apply to their careers. First up, freelancing.
Not every speed-dating scenario is about finding a true-love connection. The same concept works for forging business relationships.
You don’t have to be heir to a throne to enjoy Australia. Meeting professionals can scope the royal itinerary for site selection and team-building inspo.
After 10 years of service to the meetings industry, Karen Kotowski resigned on Friday. Smart Meetings talked to her about her time with EIC.
Whether you’re planning an event in which guests have disabilities or fall into this category yourself, it’s important to select accommodating facilities.
Here’s a roundup of the latest meeting developments at Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida, and Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California.
Many of us dream of seeing our name in lights, but what about seeing the name of our company in the sand? It’s possible during island-wides, where groups can opt for sandals (or bare feet), rather than the comfortable walking shoes needed to tackle the concrete jungle of a city-wide. Marco Island on Florida’s Gulf…
A college elective changed the trajectory of Holly Valenti’s career from prepharmacy to hospitality. She joined Hosts Global in New Orleans in 2015.
If companies seem less jolly this season, it may not be your imagination. Only 65 percent of companies plan to host a party this year, according to…