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#RealTalk with Courtney Stanley: How to Use Snapchat

April 27, 2017 by Lori Smith

  Courtney Stanley is a marketing and business development strategist. Recognized as one of the meeting industry’s top young leaders, she sits on Meeting Professional International’s Board of Directors. She also contributes the “That’s What She Said” column in Meetings

Best Advice... Julie Calvert, CMP, CMM

March 27, 2017 by Lori Smith

Julie Calvert, CMP CMM, is the manager of events and regional programs for The Canadian Payroll Association. Julie was inducted into M+IT‘s Hall of Fame in 2014 in the category of Industry Planner. WATCH MORE BEST ADVICE VIDEOS! Krista Cameron,

#RealTalk with Courtney Stanley: Making Time for LinkedIn

March 15, 2017 by Meetings Canada

Courtney Stanley is a marketing and business development strategist. Recognized as one of the meeting industry’s top young leaders, she sits on Meeting Professional International’s Board of Directors. She also contributes the “That’s What She Said” column in Meetings +

2016 Meetings Market Report Session @ IncentiveWorks: The Value of Planners

March 1, 2017 by Lori Smith

Several respondents to the M+IT Meetings Market Survey said that planning is a profession that does not get the respect it deserves, and the owrk of planners is not valued, particularly in tough economic times. To help understand the survey comments,

Contracts 101 with Heather Reid: Top 3 Tips for Reviewing Contracts

March 1, 2017 by Lori Smith

  Heather Reid, ARCT Msc. is the founder and owner of Planner Protect, a unique service that assists planners in understanding and negotiating fair contracts. In this, the first of a four-part video series, Heather explains her top three tips

2016 Meetings Market Report @ IncentiveWorks: The Planner-Supplier Relationship

March 1, 2017 by Lori Smith

Several respondents to the M+IT Meetings Market Survey said the fact that it was a seller’s market (particularly in hotels) was a major challenge. To help understand the survey comments, we asked the panel of planners who participated in the 2016 M+IT

Best Advice....Krista Cameron

January 31, 2017 by Lori Smith

Krista Cameron is director of sales for Destination St. John’s. She was inducted into the M+IT Hall of Fame in 2015 in the Industry Mentor category.   WATCH MORE BEST ADVICE VIDEOS! Ellie MacPherson, senior vice-president, Strategic Meetings + Incentives

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Best Advice... Ellie MacPherson

January 26, 2017 by Lori Smith

Ellie MacPherson is senior vice-president of Strategic Meetings + Incentives (SM+i). A leader in the Canadian incentive travel industry, she was inducted into M+IT‘s Hall of Fame in 2015 in the Industry Veteran category.   WATCH MORE BEST ADVICE VIDEOS!

How To... Meet & Play (Part 4) - Play for Pay

January 16, 2017 by Lori Smith

Roger Haskett explains the relationship between play, engagement and event ROI. Watch more How To… Meet & Play with Roger Haskett Pt 1: SOCIAL PAIN – Haskett explains how planners are accidentally stressing out attendees and why they should stop!

Best Advice... Rita Plaskett, CMP, CMM

January 12, 2017 by Lori Smith

Rita Plaskett, CMP, CMM is president of Agendum Inc. A dedicated advocate and volunteer in the meetings industry, she was one of the driving forces behind the creation of National Meetings Industry Day (now Global Meetings Industry Day), MPI Canada Foundation