Dealing with the Unpleasant and Unexpected

Life and work are full of surprises, and not all are pleasant. Linda Swindling discusses why it’s important to ask questions and tips on how to take control in critical situations on this week’s blog.

Tips for Communicating with Your Event Safety and Security Team

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By Jessie States A SPECIAL SECTION BROUGHT TO YOU BY MEETING PROFESSIONALS INTERNATIONAL ? Accessing and sharing information among various event, venue, agencies and organizations is challenging, but necessary for…

Why I Attend Expo! Expo!: An Interview with Kyle McMillan, CEM

YP Committee member Kyle McMillan, CEM of Produce Marketing Association recounts her previous #ExpoExpo experiences and shares why the #showforshows is a must-attend industry event

Look Up and Out to See the External Factors Influencing Your Organization

Are you paying attention to the factors that may influence your organization now and into the future? Read Shelley Row’s tips to discover the influences outside of your organization that can shift its direction and how you can stay on top of them.

Why I Attend Expo! Expo!: An Interview with Amy Durkin, CEM, CMP

Amy Durkin, CEM, CMP of the National Catholic Educational Association discusses the importance of making connections at Expo! Expo! and what she’s looking forward to at Las Vegas this 3-5 December

CEM Spotlight on Gwen Venable, CEM

Congrats to Gwen Venable, CEM of U.S. Poultry & Egg Association for becoming a #CEM gamechanger! Read about her CEM experience taking online courses and the ideas she proposed to her product showcase program after receiving her CEM designation.

CEIR Case Study over Attendee ROI Playbook: An Interview with D. Bradley Kent of VisitDallas

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How do you evaluate that your exhibition has given value to your attendees? The Attendee ROI Playbook series addresses the process of how attendees evaluate the outcome or the metrics…

Why I Attend Expo! Expo!: An Interview with Brad Hobson, CEM

Former Chapter Merit Award recipient, Brad Hobson, CEM of Freeman discusses why he attends #ExpoExpo year-after-year and the positive effect it can have on your exhibitions and events career!

Know the Six Influencers Who Impact Your Effectiveness

Understanding and building relationships with the influencers surrounding your organization can go a long way. Discover the six types of influencers and ways to cultivate rich relationships in the latest post by Shelley Row.