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Event-Workback Schedules Made Easy

April 8, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Keeping key event-design principles, and event-experience design objectives, in mind, along with creating a proper workback schedule, are crucial to planning a successful event.

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20 Ways to Save Money on Your Next Event

April 8, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Being budget conscious is a necessity during tough economic times, but planners still need to deliver the optics of a great event. Here are some tips to keep in mind when planning your next programme, to deliver the ‘wow’ without breaking the bank.

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Humour’s Vital Role in Meetings

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Injecting humour into meetings and conferences can have a hugely positive effect on company morale and productivity.

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Planning for Equal Access

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

With careful planning and sensitivity to the needs of delegates with disabilities, meeting professionals can organize events that are accessible to all. By Valerie Ward About 3.6 million Canadians – 12.4 per cent of the population – have some type

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Resortful Thinking

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

How to choose from a vast variety of Canadian resorts? Planners use strategic guidelines to make sure an out-of-town site is a perfect match for a group.

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Venue Strikes Disrupt Meetings

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Labour disputes at hotels and meeting facilities are highly disruptive to meetings. Here are some tips on how to survive strikes during a meeting programme.

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Post-Event Data Helps Prove Meetings’ Value

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

In an effort to gain bargaining power with clients, planners are collecting post-event data to demonstrate the worth of their meetings.

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Defining Ethical Taxation Boundaries

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Understanding key tax concepts will reduce the tax burden on incentive winners and keep Revenue Canada at bay.

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Convention Centres: A Special Breed of Venue

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Convention centres are unique and successfully dealing with them requires specific skills and knowledge.

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Accessibility Checklist

April 7, 2009 by Meetings Canada

Take this informative guide with you on your next site inspection.

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Zuca Pro Carry-On Bag Meets Travellers' Needs

March 25, 2009 by Meetings Canada

From its construction and design to its materials, the Zuca Pro carry-on bag addresses a number of key issues that conventional carry-on bags have overlooked.

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Tips for Corporate Gifting

March 25, 2009 by Meetings Canada

By Judy Allen, July 11, 2008 • Many companies now have gift-giving and gift-receiving guidelines in place, both for individuals and for the company as a whole. There may be set dollar limits or a “no gift” policy in place.