Category Archives: Current Events

Meetings in the Age of Distraction

The following article was posted on the CMI Meeting-net site by Mitchell Beer on May 17th and theorizes, among other things, that technology, for all its virtues, can interfere “in the way meeting professionals organize their time, plan their on-site … Continue reading

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Nashville and Las Vegas: Partners in the Struggle

One is wrecked by a flood, the other is wrecked because the flood dried up. The scenes from Nashville are simply heartbreaking. To see the Gaylord Opryland with water pooling on the floors of its magnificent atriums, and the Grand … Continue reading

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Take the Widest View You Can

Wow, it’s been a rough couple of weeks around the world. First off, here in the U.S. we’ve had a bruising legislative battle over national health care and immigration control, a whipsawed stock market, floods in the heartland that wrecked … Continue reading

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