Planners vs. Suppliers: Why Can’t We All Learn Together?

Joan Eisenstodt
January 15, 2016
Locally (D.C.), and, I hear, elsewhere, meeting planners don’t want "supplier partners" at all the educational events held by industry association chapters and nationally.

32 Questions About the Industry

Joan Eisenstodt
December 31, 2015
There are so many things about which I wonder—and guess you might too—regarding our profession, industry, hotels, air travel and service.

'Shake It Off, Step It Up' in the New Year

Larissa Schultz
December 22, 2015
Thoughts for the new year!

6 Considerations to Better Destination Selection

Joan Eisenstodt
December 18, 2015
Factor in these and other issues when selecting destinations. Know what you will do to manage and counter the issues that could have caught you by surprise.

When the Political Becomes the Practical, Part II

Joan Eisenstodt
December 11, 2015
Where are the voices in our industry speaking out against hate? Even if it means using the “business case” as has been done to promote multiculturalism and diversity and inclusiveness.

Professional Involvement: What's In It For You?

Joan Eisenstodt
December 4, 2015
From my memberships and, more from active engagement, I’ve gained experience and knowledge, friends, a support network and clients.