August 2011 Features
Magazine partners with think tank to create a large-scale conversation and "celebrate ideas."
by Jennifer Juergens
Feria Para Aprender (The Learning Fair) is the largest Hispanic education and college-readiness event in the country, and it hopes to help stem the tide of high school dropout rates in Dallas.
by Kevin Woo
An investors meeting in St. Augustine, Florida, was spiced up by bringing in pirates.
by Rowland Stiteler
At Globe Forum Dublin 2010, more than 650 attendees came to talk development and listen in on some of the world’s newest innovations from sustainable developers.
by Ilona Kauremszky
Best practices and recommendations from the Young Professional Achievement 2011 RISE Awards winner.
by Elaine Pofeldt
How lower costs, personalized service and unique options of smaller destinations rival the revered realm of first-tier biggies.
by Dalia Fahmy
How Hawai’i faced the global financial crisis head-on and flourished.
by Jessie States
What you need to know about music licensing for meetings and events.
by Nan Little
How to attract and retain twenty-somethings to future-proof your organization.
by Robert Steele
Want to find—and retain—top talent? Economist Sylvia Ann Hewlett says it’s time to broaden your worldview.
by Jenna Schnuer
Wherein lessons, technology and best practices from the gaming world are seeping into the meeting and event industry.
by Ryan Singel