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American Express Closes Joint Venture Deal

The business travel giant has announced its new leadership team.

How Green Is Your Hotel?

Key questions to ask when planning a sustainable meeting

Best Places to Work in the Meetings Industry 2014

Here's our annual roundup of companies noted for inspiring the love and loyalty of their employees.

Are You Poised for a Promotion?

How to prove your worth, get noticed, overcome the "glass ceiling" and more to move up (or beyond) the ladder.

Liz on the Biz | Making the Shift From Employee to Contractor

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Making Sense of Green Hotel Certifications

Increasingly, hotels are touting various credentials that vouch for eco-friendly practices, but what do certifications such as Green Key, Green Seal and LEED really mean? Find out here.

3 Steps to More Accurate Meetings Management Data

A technology platform is a great foundation for strategic meetings management (SMM). It handles all the usual tasks like managing attendance, facilitating sourcing, budgeting and reporting. But how accurate is the data that's being fed into that platform? If it's not very accurate, you'll find out ...

Hyatt, Unite Here Reach Agreement

Hotel employees in four cities get new contracts

Meetings & Conventions: The Hotel Insider | Hotels Celebrate Earth Day

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Meetings and Conventions - The Green Standard | Hilton Commits to Green on a Global Scale

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Do You Love Your Job?

Planners rate key factors in workplace satisfaction.

Best Places to Work in the Meetings Industry 2013

These companies are noted for inspiring the love and loyalty of their employees. Here's why.

Webcasts

August 2014 Webcast: Measuring and Improving Attendee Engagement

 August 13 | 2:00 pm EST Description: New technologies are providing key insights into attendee behavior at trade shows. Learn to employ the latest...

October 2014 Webcast: The Comprehensive RFP

October 22 | 2:00pm EST What does a thorough request for proposal look like? What information does the hotel need in order to understand your group's...

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Latest News

Industry Advocates to Be Inducted Into U.S. Travel Hall of Leaders

Sam Gilliland of Sabre and Rossi Ralenkotter of the Las Vegas CVA will be recognized this year.

New Convention Marketing Group Debuts in Boston

The organization is a collaboration between the convention center authority and the marketing center.

Hyatt Hotels Corp. Reorganizes Global Operational Structure

Chuck Floyd has been named global president of operations.

New Spa Concept Launched by JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts

Spa by JW will debut in September at the new JW Marriott Houston Downtown.

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