Posts tagged "family-friendly meetings"
Family Friendly Conferences Increase Attendance: Are they right for your attendees?

Family Friendly Conferences Increase Attendance: Are they right for your attendees?

Most professionals attend two to three conventions a year in a variety of locations throughout the United States and the world. These events usually last three to four days and when you add on travel time, attendees may be gone from their families for a week or longer at a time. This can mean each...
Turning a Work Obligation into a Family-Fun Weekend Getaway

Turning a Work Obligation into a Family-Fun Weekend Getaway

Meeting planners agonize over details, from buffet options to signature cocktails, the best A/V options and keynote speakers. But the hard work only pays off if the meeting gets people in the door, and that’s where being family-friendly can reap dividends.   Sometimes planners can face resistance when considering a family-friendly meeting spot (or they...
Planning a Successful Family-Friendly Meeting

Planning a Successful Family-Friendly Meeting

You’re planning your company’s annual meeting, and your attendees’ families are invited to come. With so many different needs to cater to, how do you make the event a success for everyone? First, kudos to your company for recognizing the value in family-friendly meetings. When employees can bring spouses and kids to a meeting, it...