Speakers

5 Ways to Help Your Speakers Be More Persuasive

Every presenter wants to engage their audience. Here's how you can help them do it.

by Molly Petrilla

Podcast

An Uncomfortable Truth

It is a difficult subject to talk about, but David Peckinpaugh, head of Maritz Global Events, has become a leader in mobilizing the meetings industry to join in the fight to stop the crime of child sex trafficking.

by Ashley Milne-Tyte

The Intersection

Engaging Attendees With Narrative

Two experts explain the power of creating a story around your brand.

by Corin Hirsch

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Inside the Bid Process for a Citywide Conference

Two destinations — one each from Canada and the United States — made the shortlist to host an international conference of beekeepers. Which of them prevailed — and why?

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5 Questions for SmithBucklin President Matt Sanderson

The new president and CEO of SmithBucklin on having a background in mergers and acquisitions, working with volunteer-led organizations, and being ‘lighthearted and relentless.’

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Winning the Battle Against PowerPoint

Isn’t it time for conferences to scrap their PowerPoint templates?

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Election Day 2014 - Democrats and Republicans in the campaign

The Political Circus is Coming to Town

How Philadelphia and Cleveland bid, won, and will run this summer's Democratic and Republican conventions.

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