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Arkansas Dream Center Builds Relationships, Meets Needs

Pavegen Steps Into Future With Data-Capturing Floors

How Salt & Light Coalition Heals Through Yoga

Send Conference Convenes as Three Regional Events

Most Surprising New Christian Music

3 Patriotic Meeting Ideas

Most-Read Stories from June

Your Guide to the Country’s Faith-Based Retreat Centers

Andre van Hall Casts Great Vision With No Sight

Why We’re Inspired by Kari Jobe

Are You on Email Too Much?

Mocktails are Having a Moment

Julianna Zobrist on Making Music, Empowering Women and Being a Chicago Cubs Wife

Nominations Open for 2017 Culture Shapers

Sealed With a Knish: Our 5 Favorite Jewish Delis

Author Heather Avis on Becoming One of “The Lucky Few”

4 Odd but Delicious Ways Canada Does F&B

How Picture Change is Improving Lives Through Photos

Travel Apps for Staying in the Know

Most-Read Stories from May 2017

Three Dimensional Life Executive Director Ben Armstrong Leads From Experience

Big Changes for Thistle Farms’ 20th Anniversary

Cerebral Palsy Can’t Stop Kevin Molyneaux

Dissecting the Magic Behind Winter Jam

Cincinnati Cooks Equips Students for the Kitchen and Beyond

4 Powerful Steps to Defining Your Purpose

Sawyer’s Art Heals Hearts at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Your Spring Reading Guide

Most-Read Stories From April 2017

Most Appetizing Airline Snacks

How to Livestream Like a Social Media Pro

Hungry For A Day Feeds People, Fuels Generosity

Are Hotel Bibles Going AWOL?

Pope Francis Opens Free Laundromat

Glory Haus Inspires, Delivers Hope

Hobby Lobby President Champions Museum of the Bible

Hotel News You Need: Spring 2017

Play on Purpose Co-Founder on Purposeful Parenting

Easter Eggstravaganza at Truett Cathy’s The Rock Ranch

LuLaRoe, Where Comfort Meets Chic

Most-Read Stories of March 2017

“The Case for Christ” Hits Theaters Ahead of Holy Week

How SuperStart Engages Preteens

5 New Job Titles That Didn’t Exist 10 Years Ago

Wren & Roch Empowers Survivors One Handbag at a Time

Asilomar Executive Chef Shares 4 Fresh F&B Ideas

Humble Tip Drops Lines

Dave Beachnau Is Detroit’s Good Sport

The Women of Nun & Nunner Are Soul Sisters

What to Expect From Airlines This Year

4 Mind-Boggling Cakes for Sweeter F&B

Feel-Good Friday: Brighton Their World

Leadership Lessons From Bob Ross and Mister Rogers

3 Unpredictable Group Dining Experiences

Feel the Love in Buffalo

On-Site Child Care at Meetings on the Rise

Feel-Good Friday: 5 Questions With an Expert on Modest Fashion

What the Science of Scents Can Do for Your Meeting

7 Desk Accessories to Wake Up Your Workspace

Top 10 Stories From February

Thrive Farmers Coffee: A Win for All

Bethel Church’s Kris Vallotton Is Destined to Win

Dr. Del Tackett Explores the Accuracy of Scripture in New Film

Feel-Good Friday: Sharon Tonzo Helps Refugees Acclimate

High-Tech Hotels Go Mainstream

Marque Modest Apparel: More Than a Boutique

What Trump Means for Meetings and Travel

Two Bit Circus Uses Tech to Unify Crowds

Christian Bands of the ’90s: Where Are They Now?

Jason Young on Healthy Teams and Leaders

Jennie Allen Has Nothing to Prove

Most-Read Stories of January 2017

FaithWorks Uses Dance to Enter Tough National Conversations

Jan. 31 Is National Plan for Vacation Day

Artist to Know: Michelle Citrin

How Paul Sohn Turned a Crisis Into a Calling

4 Reasons President Trump Will Be Good for Business

Comedians Who’ll Leave Attendees Laughing Out Loud

Poke, Remixed Breakfast Among Latest Food Trends

Christian Comedy Duo The Skit Guys Hit a Funny Bone

“Listicle” Tops Banished Words List

Safety, Security Still Top of Mind in 2017

Lena Green Laughs for Good

4 Philanthropic Restaurants For Dining and Doing Good

Volunteer Jenny Keeton Redefines Generosity

Top 10 Connect Faith Stories of 2016

Q&A With Tom Noonan, Austin CVB

Tales From the Field: Q&A With Volunteer Kimberly Willey

Top 10 Q&A Reads of 2016

Q&A: Jeff Spadafora, “The Joy Model”

Q&A: Brian Savage, Parliament of the World’s Religions

5 Secrets for Catching Up on Sleep

6 Ways to Cut Coffee Costs

Amy Barnes, Aerospace Engineer-Turned-Professional Funny Girl

Busy Bee Charlton Cunningham on the Joy of Volunteering

Top 10 Faith-Driven Companies

Hollywood’s Favorite Clean Comedian, Kerri Pomarolli

What the Tarsus Acquisition of Connect Means for You

5 Inspirational Ideas From Faith-Based Music Conferences

Katie Farrell Dishes on Food and Faith

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide

Glorious Guffaws With Comedienne Joy

7 of the Hottest Religious Spots in Old City Jerusalem

What Should You Eat in the Middle East?

Modern Jerusalem Makes a Powerful Play for the Meetings World

Mark Burnett and Roma Downey Launch Light TV

Best of Connect Faith in November 2016

Photographer Karli Myers on Stealthy Shooting

Food Blogger Amy Kritzer on What Jew Wanna Eat

Black Friday Special: Giveback Garb

Meet the Food Blogger Behind My Catholic Kitchen

Grand Wayne Convention Center Ramps Up Guest Experience

Food Blogger Yvonne M. Maffei Gets to the Heart of Halal

How New Federal Overtime Changes Will Affect You

Getting Personal With Shauna Niequist

Are Convention Centers Worth the Investment?

Letting Loose at MOMcon

Christy and Nathan Nockels on Worship, Marriage and “Gilmore Girls”

Book Look: “Good Good Father”

Best of Connect Faith: October 2016

Harvest of Hope: Uniting D.C. Churches

Connect Faith 2016: Wednesday Recap and Thursday Preview

Connect Faith 2016: Tuesday Recap and Wednesday Preview

Milwaukee: Second Tier, Second to None

Reel Experience: How the Power of Movies Brings Teams Closer Together

Al Hutchinson Moves From Mobile to Baltimore

ICYMI: Newly Released Albums

5 Things We Learned From Catalyst’s Tyler Reagin

What’s In and What’s Out: F&B Edition

Michelle Moore Experiences Kissimmee for Herself

Org to Partner With Now: GoodWorks Coffee & Tea

San Antonio CVB Rebrands to Visit San Antonio

Gamify Your Conferences Without an App

Lexington Offers One-of-a-Kind Experiences

By the Numbers: AME Church Convention 2024

Kigali Marriott Hotel Opens in Rwanda

Q&A: Stephanie Cunningham, Center for Faith & Work

5 New Apps to Make Meeting Planning Tasks Easier

2016 Industry Leader | Donna Wilson

2016 Industry Leader | Jacyn Thompson

2016 Industry Leader | Catherine Stevens

2016 Industry Leader | John W. Sneed II, CHSP

2016 Industry Leader | Sabrina Schroeter

2016 Industry Leader | Rachel O’Donnell

2016 Industry Leader | Tisha Maraj, CMP

2016 Industry Leader | Heather Cooper Kim, CMP, CTA

2016 Industry Leader | Megan Husband

2016 Industry Leader | Amanda Glover

2016 Industry Leader | Dawn Bernardes

2016 Industry Leader | Carolyn Barrett, CGMP, CHSC

2016 Industry Leader | Diane Wilson

2016 Industry Leader | Albert Tucker

2016 Industry Leader | Anita Harris

2016 Industry Leader | Christian Schroeder

2016 Industry Leader | Michael K. Krouse

Reflect on Your Brand Champions With Michele Wierzgac

2016 Industry Leader | John Solis

2016 Industry Leader | Susan B. Smith

2016 Industry Leader | Kevin Shanley

2016 Industry Leader | Tiffany Kennedy

2016 Industry Leaders | Trailblazers & Groundbreakers

2016 Industry Leader | Maureen Gutierrez

4 Questions With HGTV’s Brandon Hatmaker, Author of “A Mile Wide”

2016 Industry Leader | Maura Gast

2016 Industry Leader | Kariuki Epps

3 Chilling F&B Ideas

Venues, Views and Variety Create Meeting Magic in Chester County’s Brandywine Valley

What Makes a Great Leader?

Event Tech That Goes With the Flo(w)

Your Tech Issues, Solved: By You or by a Pro?

Book Look: “How to Have a Good Day”

Big-Screen Debut From Hilllsong United, “Let Hope Rise”

How to Foster Culture-Impacting Conversations at Events

Snap a Picture in the ShutterBus

Connect Faith’s 2016 Agents of Change

Agents of Change: Rachel Hochheiser Schwartz, Hillel International

Agents of Change: Liz Cluley, Aspen Chamber Resort Association

Agents of Change: Jacqueline Middler, HelmsBriscoe

Agents of Change: Rev. Mary Stephens, Christian Women Connection

Agents of Change: Harris, III

Agents of Change 2016: Jordan Zarin Lanczycki, JCC Maccabi

Agents of Change: Peter Barton, CTA, Duke Energy Convention Center

Agents of Change: Liz Hogan, The Shores Resort & Spa

Agents of Change: Zach Terry, Zach Terry Evangelistic Association

Agents of Change: Megan Husband, Visit Milwaukee

Agents of Change: Antoine Lancaster, The Way of the Cross Church of Christ Inc.

Agents of Change: Trey Weaver, The Gay Christian Network

Adam Timm Highlights 5 Keys to Making This Your Best Week Ever

Artist to Know: All Sons & Daughters

Hot F&B Trend: Mirror Cakes

9 Books to Read Before Summer Ends

Venues, Views, and Variety Create Meeting Magic in Chester County’s Brandywine Valley

Keeping Up With the Social Changes

Be a Better Leader in the Next 5 Minutes

Snapchat vs. Instagram Stories: Which Is Better for Events?

Hot F&B Trend: Torched Doughnuts

9 Inspiring Faith-Based Youth Sports Organizations

How One Woman Combines Faith and Fashion

Visit National Harbor Opens for Business

Hotels Serve Up Olympic-Themed Amenities

How To

How to Navigate Cybersecurity in a World of Convenience

How to Balance Worship and Entertainment

3 Ways to Blend Offline and Online Interaction

How to Get Better Event Photography

How to Create the Ultimate Site Visit Checklist

How to Ask for a Raise

4 Steps to Rolling Out the Welcome Mat

What You Need to Know About Content Marketing

Keys to Maximizing Your Livestream

6 Tips for Working With Logistics Vendors

The Fun Dept. Reveals 3 Keys to Effective Teambuilding

7 Tips for Creating a Successful Hybrid Event

How to Compare AV Quotes

How Stress Resilient Are You?

How to Incorporate Pop Culture Into Events

How to Prevent the Afternoon Slump at Meetings

3 Ways Event Managers Can Fight Human Trafficking

How to Save Money on Floral Designs

How to Make Your Event Stand Out on Instagram

8 Ways to Think Like a Modern Meeting Planner

3 Steps to Accommodate Dietary Restrictions

6 Steps to an Effective Post-Event Debrief

6 Ways to Engage Youth in Social Change

How to Prepare Event Staff for an Armed Attack

Blending and Balancing Faith and Work

How to Cultivate a Team of Social Influencers

5 Qualities to Look for in an Outsourced Planning Partner

6 New Ways to Be More Efficient at Work

Navigating the Challenges of Ground Transportation

How to Strike a Balance of Friendship and Professionalism

How to Design Rockstar Lighting on a Budget

How to Combat the Post-Event Syndrome

How to Use Social Media to Attract Diverse Groups

9 Pack Hacks for Transporting Meeting Materials

7 Deadly Sins of Planning a Conference

How to Make the Most of Travel Downtime

How to Use Google+ Hangouts On Air

8 Tips for Achieving Work-Life Balance

Top 7 FAQs From an Event Tech Company

6 Steps to Plan Events for Deaf Attendees

Breaking Down Dietary Restrictions

10 Marketplace Takeaways on Branding Your Faith-Based Organization

How to Integrate Multicultural Worship Into Your Event

How to Think Like a Hotel Revenue Manager

5 Secrets to a Successful Keynote

4 Steps to Mastering a Wi-Fi Site Inspection

How to Quit Your Job Gracefully

3 Things to Know About Suitcasing

4 Things You Didn’t Know a CVB Could Do

4 Youth Safety Tips for Planners

How to Reshuffle Your Conference Agenda

5 Steps to a Greener Meeting

The Formatting Change You Need to Know

How to Track Event Hashtags

4 Tips for Selling Your Event to a Hotel

Planning for a Multilingual Event

Embrace the Smartphone

Increase Production Value on Any Budget

How to Encourage Peace Between Generations

How to Prevent a Volunteer Fail

How to Find the Perfect Sponsors

How to Avoid Hotel Rate Piracy

How to Become an Industry Thought Leader

How to Amp Up Your Event With Disruptive Marketing

How to Attend an Event as an Event Planner

3 Ways to Create a VIP Experience for Media

Court Venture Capitalist Dollars

How It Works: Podcasting

How to Be Your Own Boss

How to Leverage PR to Grow Your Event

5 New Rules for Surveying Attendees

How to Activate Sponsorships

7 Ways to Stay Organized with Evernote

5 Steps to Build a Blogger Network

3 New Rules for a Risk Management Plan

5 Steps to Launch a Movement

5 Ways to Maximize ROI

5 Tips for Securing Celebrity Speakers

5 Ways to Get More for Your Money at Meetings

4 Questions You Need to Ask to Tell Your Conference Story

9 Ways to Save Money on Event Video

5 Questions to Ask When Booking a Non-Professional Event Speaker

How to Diversify the Speaker Lineup

6 Tips to Plan an Introvert-Friendly Event

How to Gather and Use Attendee Info

Step-by-Step Guide: How to Live-Blog a Conference

How to Plan for an International Audience

4 Tips for Planning a Multigenerational Event

How to Start a Blog

How to Get Your App in Stores

What to Do When Technology Fails

How to Data Mine Your Event

5 Ways to Maximize a Speaker’s Time

6 Ways to Use Food as Fuel for Meetings

How to Keep Crashers Out

6 Steps to Plan a Productive Networking Break

Lessons on Leadership: Learning to Delegate

3 Steps to Finding the Right Event Photographer

5 Ways to Keep Food Costs Down

How to Pick the Right Food Truck

Create a Social Media Policy

Places

Visit Indy’s SVP of Sales on Why Faith Groups Matter

5 Reasons to Meet in Salt Lake City Now

Hostels: Alternative, Low-Cost Accommodations

Rejuvenated D.C. Waterfront Expands Options

Outdoor Adventure Locales for Your Group

Selling Gaylord Rockies, the Country’s Largest Hotel Project

How Ottawa Is Gearing Up for Canada’s 150th Birthday

The View From Perdido Beach Resort

Minneapolis Has Meetings Mojo

How to Experience New York City on the Cheap

What’s Different About Dana Point

4 Things to Consider Before Meeting in Canada

Lancaster County’s Amish Country: Anything but Traditional

6 Canadian Convention Centers Worth Checking Out

What’s New in New England

Hudson Yards, Coming Soon to the Big Apple

Why the West Is Best for Events

Sweets and Treats in the Northeast

Where to Meet in the South and Why

Hilton Cleveland Downtown Joins the City of Champions

Bently Reserve Reveals the First Standing Desk Boardrooms

5 Tours for Gaining a New Perspective in Host Cities

Defining the Midwest: Where to Meet and Why

Everything Is Bigger in Texas, Including Its Upcoming Hotels

Site Inspiration: Thorncrown Chapel

3 Reasons You Should Meet in Winston-Salem

Now Open: Opal Sands Resort

City Spotlight: New Orleans

21c Museum Hotel: OKC’s Eclectic Addition

Here’s What’s Up and Coming in Gulf Shores, Alabama

3 Charming Off-Site Venues in Gatlinburg, Tennessee

Trendy Meets Affordable in Gulfport, Mississippi

Columbus, Ohio, on the Catwalk

Actor Josh Duhamel Gives North Dakota Tourism a Boost

Washington, D.C., Metro’s Many Changes

Get Lost at The Inn at Serenbe

Sheraton Georgetown Texas Hotel & Conference Center Opens

Dallas/Fort Worth Suburbs Primed for Events

City Spotlight: Portland, Oregon

3 Memphis Musts

Great Wolf Lodge Adds New Locations to Portfolio

Site Visit: Hyatt Regency New Orleans and Sister Property Hyatt House

Hilton Garden Inn San Diego Old Town

Site Visit: Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek

The Scottsdale Resort at McCormick Ranch

The Westin Denver International Airport

Site Visit: Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront

Site Visit: Carolina Theatre at Belk Place

Sheraton Greensboro at Four Seasons

Snapshot: Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center

Denver Is Taking the “A” Train

Destination Report: Looking Beyond Atlanta

Rocky Top Rising: Knoxville

5 Ways to Explore GulfQuest

Now Open: Noah’s Ark

Teams Are Digging Extreme Sandbox

Site Visit: Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook

National Christian College Athletic Association: Keen on Kissimmee

Portofino Island Resort Welcomes Large Events

A Food Renaissance in Des Moines, Iowa

San Jose Marriott Readies for Super Bowl 50

Site Visit: Gatlinburg Convention Center

Courtyard Muncie Paves the Way for People With Special Needs

Alabama Shakes It! City Spotlight on Birmingham

For Charlotte, It’s Easy Being Green

Site Visit: Madison Building

A New Dawn in Myrtle Beach

Site Visit: Knibbe Ranch

Site Visit: Gale McBride Pavilion

Site Visit: Embassy Suites Louisville Downtown

Site Visit: The Charmant Hotel

Site Visit: Hotel RL Baltimore

Site Visit: Dolce Atlanta-Peachtree

Site Visit: The Geraghty

Site Visit: Great Wolf Lodge Concord

Popular in Fall, Gatlinburg Also a Draw for Youth Events

Site Visit: Lake Arrowhead Resort and Spa

Site Visit: KI Convention Center

Site Visit: Perdido Beach Resort

City Spotlight: Greenville, South Carolina

Site Visit: Renaissance Cincinnati Downtown Hotel

Site Visit: Big Cypress Lodge

Site Visit: Kalahari Resort Pocono Mountains

Westgate River Ranch Resort

Site Visit: Wild Dunes Resort

City Spotlight: Raleigh, North Carolina

Mission Point Resort

Now Open: Embassy Suites Chicago-Naperville

The Art of Living Retreat Center

Embassy Suites Myrtle Beach

June 2015: In the Works

Legoland Hotel Is Now Open

Epworth By The Sea

Site Visit: Embassy Suites Tuscaloosa

Spotlight: Oklahoma City

Baltimore’s New Experiential Program

Coastal Charm in Hampton, Virginia

Equestrian-Inspired Venues in Lexington

Salt Lake City, Utah

Site Visit: Glen Eyrie Conference Center

Case Study: Aldersgate Ministries Conference in Lexington

Site Visit: Hyatt Regency Monterey

Site Visit: Le Meridien Indianapolis

Fort Collins, Colorado

Site Visit: Newseum

City Spotlight: Detroit

Site Visit: Spokane Convention Center

Site Visit: The Grand America Hotel

Site Visit: JW Marriott Austin

Site Visit: Sheraton Phoenix Downtown

Site Visit | Fairmont Chicago

Site Visit: Billy Graham Training Center

Outdoor Meetings in Helena, Montana

Site Visit: Renaissance St. Louis

Laramie’s $35 Million Conference Center

JW Marriott Houston Downtown

La Quinta Resort & Club

Site Visit: Loews Chicago

Site Visit: Virgin Hotels Chicago

Site Visit: Thompson Miami Beach

City Spotlight: Gulf Coast, Mississippi

Now Open: Renaissance Dallas

Now Open: Le Meridien Charlotte

Now Open: Wyndham Grand Jupiter

City Spotlight: Kansas City

City Spotlight: Greensboro, North Carolina

City Spotlight: Savannah, Georgia

City Spotlight: Montgomery, Alabama

City Spotlight: Jacksonville, Florida

City Spotlight: San Antonio

Site Visit | College Park, Georgia

Site Visit | Grand Hyatt Seattle

Site Visit | Sheraton Stamford Hotel

Site Visit | Lake Lanier Islands Resort

Now Open | DoubleTree by Hilton St. Augustine Historic District

Now Open | Hyatt Place at Anaheim Resort/Convention Center

Now Open | The Hope Center

Now Open | Denny Sanford Premier Center

Now Open | San Jose Marriott

Now Open | Sheraton Pittsburgh at Station Square

Now Open | Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

City Spotlight | Denver, Colorado

Site Visit | The Rock Ranch

Site Visit | Pema Osel Ling Retreat Center

Site Visit | Airlie Center

Site Visit | Wooded Glen Retreat and Conference Center

Now Open | Hilton Nashville Downtown

Now Open | Crown Reef Resort

Now Open | College Football Hall of Fame

Now Open | Dilworth Park

City Spotlight | Mobile Bay, Alabama

City Spotlight | Louisville

Now Open | National Center for Civil and Human Rights

Site Visit | Seaport Boston Hotel

Site Visit | Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch

Site Visit | Westin Washington City Center

Now Open | Hyatt Atlanta Perimeter

City Spotlight | Tallahassee

City Spotlight | Ocala

City Spotlight | Dallas

City Spotlight | Oakland

City Spotlight | Spokane

City Spotlight | Reno

City Spotlight | Tri-Valley

City Spotlight | Newport Beach

Now Open | Renaissance Denver Downtown

Now Open | Cabana Bay Beach Resort

Now Open | The Broadway Columbia

Site Visit | Natural History Museum of Utah

Site Visit | San Diego Marriott

Site Visit | Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum

Site Visit | Hyatt Regency Princeton

Site Visit | Hilton Orlando

Site Visit | The Commons Hotel

Now Open | Westin Orlando’s Lotus Ballroom

Now Open | Radisson Hotel Hartford

Now Open | Park Inn by Radisson Orlando

Now Open | Landmark Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Dallas

Now Open | College Park Marriott’s Potomac Ballroom

City Spotlight | Bellevue

Now Open | Radisson Blu Warwick Hotel, Philadelphia

Now Open | Four Points by Sheraton Jacksonville

Now Open | The Westin Portland Harborview

Site Visit | Owensboro Convention Center

Site Visit | Castle Hotel & Spa

Site Visit | San Diego Convention Center

City Spotlight | Knoxville

Now Open | Omni Nashville Hotel

Now Open | Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa

Site Visit | Camp Canaan

Site Visit | Roland E. Powell Convention Center

Site Visit | Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center

City Spotlight | Oakland

Now Open | Hyatt Regency Cincinnati

Now Open | Great Wolf Lodge Resorts

City Spotlight | Anaheim

Site Visit | Austin City Limits

Site Visit | Banning Mills

Site Visit | Universal Orlando Resort

Now Open | Music City Center

Blogs

4 Tips for Maintaining Your Healthy Lifestyle on the Road

Catalyst West Encourages Uncommon Fellowship

The Planner On… Adapting to Change

Beth Moore Equips the Next Generation at LIT

The Planner on Working With Volunteers

Finding Organization With Low-Tech Bullet Journaling

New Year’s Resolutions for Every Event Professional

Ask and You Shall Receive: The Power of Customization

What I Learned at the Belong Tour

Try This Trend: Sketch Noting

The Planner On… Navigating Multifaith Events

How to Balance Your Priority Pie

Why Pope Francis Values Young People

Experiencing Jerusalem’s First FAM Trip

Airplane Etiquette All Travelers Should Follow, According to Anderson Cooper

What Pope Francis Can Teach Us About Inclusivity at Events

3 New Ideas for Connect Faith Marketplace

Planner Perspective: Never Stop Asking Why

The Perfect Meeting Planner Pants

An Insider’s Guide to Washington, D.C.

Meetings and Incentives—the Real Stars of the 2016 Oscars?

IF:Gathering’s Live Stream Experience

#SpeakersOfColor

A Millennial’s View on Millennials and the Church

The Planner on Rising Food Costs

10 Words to Avoid in 2016

3 Takeaways From Passion 2016 for Event Planners

What’s a Trend Worth?

Paris, Je T’aime

3 Reasons Why Planners Should Buy an Apple Watch

9 Important Negotiation Steps

What Roles Would “Star Wars” Characters Have in Meetings?

Field Report: IMEX America, Where Business Is Personal

3 Ways to Incorporate a Theme (Without Being Cheesy)

Lighthouse Family Retreat: A Light in the Dark

Philadelphia Hosts the Pope and the World

Inside the First-Ever Amazon Inventions Tour

Inside SpinCon

Something to Belieb In

Part 2: Pixar Inspires Planners

The Pros and Cons of Using Volunteers

4 Things I Learned About Greenville, S.C.

Caitlyn Jenner and the Meetings Industry

Youthful Thinking: Taking Youth Into Account

Muslim Summer Camp Memories

Power to the People

DeskHub: A Low-Cost Alternative for Faith-Based Planners?

Comeback Cities

Planners Wield Green Power

3 Takeaways From Orange Conference

How the Pittsburgh Convention Center Does Green Meetings

Planner Perspective: Going Local

Going Local

9 Signs Cupid Was a Meeting Planner

5 Tips for Wrangling Celebrities

The Stuff No One Talks About

Lake Erie Shores & Island’s Winning Art Piece

What Really Happens Inside Marriott’s New Virtual Travel Teleporter

Learning to Multitask in the Digital Age

The Cost of Customer Service

The Value of Mentoring Youth

The Power of the Takeaway

Green Meetings: Why They’re Worth the Effort

The Future of Client Relationships: H2H

Push the Value of Meetings

Promoting Diversity in Our Churches

Food as Art

The Great Debate

The Pervasiveness of Social Media

The Positive Side of Doubt

Getting Buy-In

Use These Trends

Inclusion Is Always the Way to Go

Trust Me

Making a Difference

7 AV Strategies You Must Know

Working Smarter

Pioneering the Next Stage

Mission No. 1: Safety

News

American Alliance of Museums Combines Annual Meeting With D.C.’s Museum Week

Zika Virus Gives Meeting Planners Some Pause

Penn State’s Thon Event Raises $9.77 Million

Hilton Tries to Entice Planners to Book Early

Commercial Flights to Cuba Approved

Marriott to Buy Starwood in Blockbuster Deal

Church of Pentecost U.S.A. Gathers in Providence for Easter Sunday

Billboard Chart Changes Mean Shift for Artists

America’s Bible-Minded Cities

Pastor Creflo Dollar Criticized Over Private Plane Fundraiser

Indiana Loses First Event Over New Law and More Could Follow

#21Martyrs

Starwood Making News With Moves

Expedia Mergers Shake Up Online Travel Industry

Santa Clara Fights to Buy Back Convention Center

Hotel Rates on the Rise

U.S. Travel Chief Touts Industry’s “Dynamism”

Despite the Snow, the Shows Go on in Boston

INSIDER SERIES | The Future of Meetings

President Obama and Dalai Lama Attend National Prayer Breakfast

Should Planners Be Pumped About Cheap Gas Prices?

The Future of Free Hotel Wi-Fi

IBM’s Watson Is Blazing a Travel-Planning Trail

Detroit Turns to Meetings as City Officially Emerges from Bankruptcy

Bible Museum Coming to D.C.

Midterm Election Results Could Bode Well for Travel Industry

How Apple’s Latest Releases Will Affect Meetings

Business as Usual for Meetings and Events Despite Ebola Fears

Chicago Tops List as No. 1 Meetings Destination

Marriott to Pay $600,000 Wi-Fi Jamming Fine

The Flashpoint: Bradenton, Florida, Moving Ahead on Convention Center Hotel

U.S. Leads the Pack in Fodor’s Annual Best Hotels List

The Flashpoint: Kansas City CVA Changes Name to Visit KC

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Expansion Approved

Batkid’s Story to Become a Documentary

Rosen Hotels Turns 40

CVB’s Faith in Phoenix Team Welcomes Religious Planners

Seattle Marriott Completes Meeting Spaces

$38 Million Expansion Underway at Boise Centre

Bayview Plaza Opens at Florida’s Emerald Coast Convention Center

Universal Orlando to Add Fifth Hotel to Resort in 2016

4 Observations from WEC 2014

CIC and Social Tables Partner on Planning App

Atlanta Sees a $70 Million Upgrade to Westin Peachtree Plaza

National Civil Rights Museum Adds Interactive Features

Long Beach Convention Center Completes Renovation

Hilton Burlington Renovations Update Meeting Space

Rejuvenate Wins Four Azbee Awards

CYNY Events and Clothing Benefit Rescued Trafficking Victims

Riverside Convention Center Renovation Complete

DFW Airports Opens Group Zone

Why Cleveland?

The Flashpoint: CIC and Social Tables Debut Free Event Planning App

The Flashpoint: Cleveland Selected as Host City for 2016 RNC

The Flashpoint: It’s Down to Cleveland and Dallas for the RNC

Baltimore Reinvents the Wheel to Clean Harbor

Mobile Bay Hosts First U.S. World Leisure Congress

The Flashpoint: Who’s the Mississippi Gulf Coast New Executive Director?

The Flashpoint (June 9 Edition)

New Site Allows Travelers to Hold Flights

What’s America’s Most Religious City?

A Turnaround for Detroit?

Marriott Launches Meetings Imagined Platform

Ticketleap Launches Selfie-Based Ticketing System

Major Convention Hotels Springing Up Nationwide

The Flashpoint (June 2 Edition)

The Flashpoint (May 28 Edition)

The Flashpoint (May 19 Edition)

The Flashpoint (May 12 Edition)

Marriott Opens Largest Hotel in D.C., Hits Milestone

MPI Alters Plans for CMM Changes

The Flashpoint (April 7 Edition)

The Flashpoint (March 17 Edition)

Job Tips: 5 Emails You Should Be Sending

How the SXSW Accident Exposes Event Safety Flaws

Indy Tops the List of Best Convention Cities

The Flashpoint (March 10 Edition)

Meeting Planning Named Fifth Most Stressful Job

The Flashpoint (March 3 Edition)

The Flashpoint (February 24 Edition)

The Flashpoint (February 17 Edition)

The Flashpoint (February 10 Edition)

The Flashpoint (February 3 Edition)

MPI Airs National Commercial

The Flashpoint (January 6 Edition)

Q&A: How Volunteers Helped Batkid Save San Francisco

Real Refreshment Retreats Expands Internationally

What Event Planners Can Learn from Amazon

6 Social Media Tips for Event Planners

Focus at IMEX America on Technology, Advocacy

Hyatt Buys The Peabody Orlando

Companies Respond to International Travel Alerts

Funding for Oregon Convention Center Hotel in Flux

Post-recession meetings are leaner, more strategic

Meeting Planning Named Top Job

Meetings to Remain Constant In 2013

London, Singapore Among Top International Meeting Spots

Marriott Buys Gaylord Properties

QuickMobile Launches New App

Trends

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