Five corporate travel challenges meeting planners should prepare for

By Dirk Baerts The year 2016 continues to bring unprecedented opportunities for the meetings and incentives industry in Canada. While new opportunities exist, meeting planners and travel organizers will also face increased challenges. Canada is an attractive destination for international … Continue reading

ROI checklist: Items to consider to ensure a healthy return on investment for your meetings

We all know meetings don’t just happen. They take planning, company resources’ time and hard earned cash. In order to understand your meeting’s ROI, it is necessary to measure the full extent of the costs required to execute a successful … Continue reading

How to add value to your event using new technologies and web-based features

Technologies and web based features are developing at an extremely rapid pace, and choosing options that can add value to one’s business can be overwhelming at times. Here is a quick guide that can help with your shopping. Continue reading

MPI introduces the Business Value of Meetings toolbox

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) recently introduced the Business Value of Meetings (BVOM) toolbox, a collection of resources created from research findings unveiled at AIBTM in June that indicated meeting and event professionals are challenged with five primary barriers to successfully proving the business value of meetings and events. Continue reading