Employee Perks That Work: Free Food is Nice, But a Great Career is Better

March 3, 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert http://www.lindseypollak.com/blog/ Lately, many of my clients and audiences have been asking: What employee perks actually work to retain millennials? Or, phrased another way: Do millennials really […]

A New Way to Think About Time Management and Work-Life Balance

February 17, 2015 By Lindsey Pollak, Millennial Workplace Expert – http://www.lindseypollak.com/blog/   In our busy world, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed and time-strapped. Many of us struggle to find time for what’s most important to […]

Educating the Next Class of Organizers

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Feb 2015 Issue I strongly believe in the value of the exhibitions and events industry —it has supported my family and has provided me with a rewarding career. I […]

Advocacy: A Fundamental Aspect for the Exhibitions and Events Industry

As originally seen in Trade Show Executive, Jan 2015 2015 marks a new and exciting year at IAEE as we march down our path and closely follow our strategic plan consisting of two distinct pillars […]

A Season for Remembering

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Dec 2014 Issue We often hear that the exhibitions and events industry is small in terms of the number of organizers and vendors who provide services. Certainly, within the […]

Wellness

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Nov 2014 Issue WELLNESS. We all talk about it…and preach about it. But how many of us actually practice it? Being a hockey official for many years now, I […]

Creating an Industry of Choice

With U.S. college football in full swing, I think back to my days at Michigan State.  I knew then that I wanted to be a part of the hospitality industry. Perhaps I didn’t quite understand […]

Advancing the Reach of our Industry Nationally and Internationally

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Sep 2014 Issues We’ve all heard the saying “there’s no I in team.” This phrase has been used to motivate and foster teamwork across many segments, from sports teams […]

40 Years of Progress – The Importance of Chapters

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, Aug 2014 Issue We have all heard the famous quote from Aristotle, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts,” and while this may be true in […]

The Season for Giving

Originally published in Trade Show Executive, July 2014 Issue I realize that it’s July, and we typically think about giving our time and sharing our wealth at the end of the calendar year. I also […]