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Jill Stone

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Navigating Travel Delays: Tips for Meeting Managers

Travel and Hospitality

As meeting managers, one of our biggest challenges is to ensure that all participants arrive at our events smoothly and on time. However, with travel delays becoming increasingly common, navigating through these obstacles has become a crucial aspect of our roles. Whether it’s due to weather disruptions, transportation strikes, or unexpected incidents, these delays can… Read more

Can’t Touch This: Because Germs are So Last Season

Technology Travel and Hospitality Uncategorized

In a world where even handshakes feel like ancient history, we embrace the touchless revolution. From check-ins to check-outs, payments to presentations, and everything in between, here’s a rundown of the touchless wonders that are saving us from germs and perhaps some awkward interactions. Touchless TSA Pre-Check – What?! Welcome to the future, where TSA… Read more

Double Duty Beauty

Travel and Hospitality

Too many lotions and potions to pack to keep a beauty routine on track? Try “pairing” things down a bit by packing beauty items that work double-or-more-time. CC Cream can act as a foundation, sunscreen, concealer and moisturizer all-in-one handy small container. Get the glow and keep product in place with a makeup primer that… Read more

Your Solar Eclipse Tool Kit For A Super Sun and Moon Spectacle

Fun

As celestial events go, few are as awe-inspiring as a solar eclipse. The chance to witness the moon passing between the sun and Earth, casting a shadow over the land, is a rare and unforgettable experience. However, viewing a solar eclipse safely and comfortably requires some preparation. Check out this Solar Eclipse Tool Kit!  … Read more

Jet Set Smart: Travel Hacks for Seamless Adventures

Travel and Hospitality

Traveling can be exhilarating, but it can also be overwhelming. With these tips and tricks, adventurers can make for a smoother and more enjoyable journey – and put the savvy in traveler! Check in ASAP: Do not dawdle! The time to check into a flight is as soon as possible; 24 hours before a domestic… Read more

Culinary Chronicles: Dining in the Deep Blue Sea

Travel and Hospitality

Our last culinary adventure took place in the clouds. Not to be out won, we now dive into the sea for a dining experience unfolding beneath the waves. Imagine being surrounded by vibrant coral reefs, mesmerizing marine life, and the gentle sway of the ocean. Let’s explore restaurants that offer a truly immersive experience beneath… Read more

Culinary Chronicles: Bid Farewell to 2023’s Forgettable Food Trends

Meeting Planning Experience

Let’s reflect on the culinary highs and lows of the past year. 2023 brought us some unforgettable food trends, but not all were palate-pleasers. And so, we bid adieu to the trends that missed the mark. Over-the-Top Milkshakes aka Freakshakes: While extravagant milkshakes adorned with every imaginable sweet treat – fruity cereal, marshmallow fluff,  an… Read more