Innovate Celebrate: How to Support Startups, the Foundation of Our Economy

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Gary Shapiro In many ways, the US economy is thriving in 2017: The unemployment rate is low, the stock market is breaking records and our economy is growing faster…

Multigenerational Workplace Challenge: Develop Healthy Conflict Resolution Skills

Originally published 15 September 2017 by Lindsey Pollak Disagreement in the workplace is inevitable, particularly when you are passionate about what you do. Add in generational differences and discord can become all but certain. But […]

It’s Almost Time for Expo! Expo!

It’s all about connections at Expo! Expo! Education, networking and diverse trade show floor…what more could you ask for?

CEIR Predict: Keeping Pace in an Ever-Changing World

Originally published by Daniel McKinnon, VP, Global Client Solutions, FreemanXP How evolving global dynamics impact the events industry These days the personal is the political, and business is political as well. Whether a business wears […]

CEIR Predict: Organizers Don Their Thinking Caps

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by Bob James Once a year, CEIR turns “seer” when it convenes its national leadership summit, CEIR Predict. At the two-day conference, experts lead in-depth conversations that range across the…

Communication Secrets of Great Leaders

Originally published 18 August 2017 by Lindsey Pollak Have you ever worked for someone with exceptional communication skills? Whether they have a knack for simplifying a complex topic or inspiring a team with just the […]

Events are a Means to an End

Originally posted on CEIR Blog:
by David Nour I spend a lot of time at industry events. In addition to speaking over fifty times a year, I often attend events to spend time with my…

The Power of Advocacy and Why You Need to Get Involved

Originally published by Trade Show Executive September 2017 Edition In July, I wrote about our advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill during the fourth annual Exhibitions Day. Let me start by emphasizing once again how important […]

Make Marketing Magic with These 4 Fundamentals

Originally published by 4imprint 31 July 2017 How to best market your organization may seem like a mystery. Maybe you’re in charge of a large marketing team. Or maybe you’re the wizard behind the curtain […]