Millennial Question: Why Does Gen X Love Email?

June 23, 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert “You’ve got mail!” Ah, the days when the ding of a new message was exciting rather than annoying. With all the apps and productivity tools designed […]

The Importance of Industry Recognition

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, June 2015 Issue Like most of us in this industry, I travel – a lot. And I talk to a lot of people. In order to promote the importance […]

Show Insurance 101 …

By Jack Buttine with Buttine Insurance Show organizers have plenty to ‘keep them awake at night’.  However, a well-planned show insurance program will promote “a good night’s sleep”. Organizers have specially designed property, general liability […]

Creating Tomorrow’s Leaders: My Talk at NACE 2015

June 16, 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert Last week I had the amazing experience of serving as a keynote speaker at the annual National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) conference in Anaheim, […]

Motivate Millennial Employees by Making Work Meaningful

June 19, 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert Employers often complain that “millennials aren’t motivated.” While millennial employees may be motivated by different things than their Gen X and baby boomer colleagues, getting them […]

Know Your Government

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, May 2015 Issue As industry professionals it is imperative that we become more involved with our local and federal governments. Discriminatory practices and legislation, onerous taxation and restrictive Wi-Fi […]

#ExhibitionsDay From Coast to Coast

More than 100 industry professionals met in Washington D.C. this week, but support for #ExhibitionsDay stretched across the United States – literally from coast to coast! Supporters displayed the #ExhibitionsDay logo on marquees and digital […]

Get R.E.A.L™ Practices for Team Engagement

Leaders, if you are struggling to keep your team inspired, motivated, and engaged, look no further than within yourself. Yes, you! According to the 2014 Trends in Global Employee Engagement report by Aon Hewitt, leaders […]

My Biggest Work Fail: A Lesson for Millennials and Their Managers

May 21, 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert My first job out of college was in the business development group of WorkingWoman.com at the height of dot-com mania. Early on, I was tasked with […]

IAEE Women’s Leadership Forum 2015

On April 8th IAEE hosted its annual Women’s Leadership Forum in Washington D.C. The forum focuses on topics that are unique to women in the exhibitions and events industry. It is tailored for all women […]