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Jill Stone

Your Meeting Matchmaker Fairy Godmother

Housecleaning and Cleaning and Cleaning

Travel and Hospitality

cleaning

COVID-19 has created a new level of cleaning for many businesses. What was being cleaned before, is being cleaned again and again many times over each and every day. For hotels and traversers, cleaning has taken center stage. Hyatt, Hilton, and Marriott are just a few of the hotels announcing how they are now handling… Read more

Virtual Venue Specialist

Event Planning Advice Technology

So here we are. Meetings have been canceled, revenue is down, and yet, there is important information that your people need! They certainly don’t wish to travel at this time, so the answer is to Go Virtual! The sheltering-in-place, working-from-home way of life has pushed us to become comfortable with virtual meetings. And now meeting… Read more

From Faxes to the Cloud, From Voicemail to Virtual

Technology

technoloyg

Hello Sheltering-In-Place and WFH Meeting Professionals. Now that you have canceled all your meetings, you surely have plenty of time on your hands. LOL! Okay, I know you remain busy, a meeting planner’s work is never done. Right now, I am sure you learning as much as you can about 100% virtual meetings or developing… Read more

We’re Gonna Zoom Zoom Zoom A’ Zoom

Technology

zoom

As we shelter in place, social distance, and work to keep business going, many of us have gone virtual meeting and the star of the show as of late is Zoom. Please note that some of these options may call for a premium subscription service, but it is still quite impressive how much can be… Read more

Self-Quarantine Survival Guide

Uncategorized

Self-Quarantine

Schools are closed, don’t travel, wash your hands, make sure you have hand sanitizer and on and on and on – if you’re feeling anxious and confused – you are not alone. During this time of COVID-19 and quarantine, we are being challenged in ways we did not see coming. You are surely losing out… Read more

Be My, Be My Baby Yoda

Event Planning Advice

You signed up for Disney+, you decide to check out The Mandalorian, you watch the first episode. Maybe you were already all in (as a die-hard Star Wars fan, of course) or maybe you were on the fence about it (you appreciate Star Wars, but this may not be your thing). Then at the end… Read more

Super Bowl LIV, the 54th Super Bowl is happening this coming Sunday, 2/2/2020!

Fun

The National Football Conference champion San Francisco 49ers will face the American Football Conference champion Kansas City Chiefs. The event will take place at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida with the national anthem being performed by Demi Lavato and a half-time show that’s sure to have us shaking our hips (that don’t… Read more

New Hire Now – Event Technologist

Meeting Planning Services Technology

Keeping up with technological advances is evermore becoming a full-time job. It’s not slowing down and continues to speed up. According to MeetingsNet, 91% of event professionals state that event technology is an important aspect of the job. It may be time to consider hiring an Event Technologist! Attendees expect an Amazon-like experience these days… Read more