The IMEX blog features thought leadership articles from guest authors and IMEX staff covering all topics related to the Meetings, Events and Incentive Travel industry.

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  1. 11/10/2016

    Using Social Media at IMEX America

    During IMEX America there is so much to see, learn and do on the show floor, taking time to use social media can be overwhelming. We’re here to help, so we wrote this quick guide on how and when to use social media at the show.

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  2. 11/10/2016

    The What, Where and How of Las Vegas

    With IMEX America just around the corner, we wanted to make sure you were ready for 3 productive days, but also ensuring you enjoy yourself outside of the show. Below are some useful links about Las Vegas for first-timers, regular IMEX goers and anyone in between.

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  3. 6/10/2016

    The Most Important Skills to Help You Excel

    Jonathan Bradshaw, founder and CEO of The Meetology Lab, observes behavioural psychology and shares insights to help people interact more effectively. Meetology is not a word you’ll find in the dictionary but, if it was, Jonathan says its definition would be ‘The fascinating psychology powering interpersonal communication,’ the title of his keynote address at IMEX America this year.

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  4. 5/10/2016

    Disrupt You! Personal Satisfaction & Career Success

    Author, disruptor and digital media innovator, Jay Samit, has a way of empowering us, but at the same time he breaks some rather sobering news, “Whether by choice or circumstance every career gets disrupted.” Though not easy to hear, it’s not surprising. Given most of us don’t expect -- or want -- the same cradle-to-grave job or career, we are all aware we’re living in a world of warp speed innovation with traditional business models becoming history.

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  5. 3/10/2016

    Technology and Innovation at IMEX America 2016

    IMEX America 2016 is bursting with event technology and innovative event systems. This post briefly gives you an overview of what to expect on this year’s show floor. Between the event technology exhibitors, EventTech Tours and education sessions, you'll be one step ahead of the event tech game.

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  6. 28/09/2016

    Cleaning Up in Las Vegas

    With IMEX America just around the corner it’s time to start thinking “what can I do to help?” IMEX America has teamed up with Outside Las Vegas Foundation (OLVF) to hold a 2.5 hour group event on October 17, giving IMEX America attendees the chance to help clean up the walking trails, play and picnic areas.

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  7. 26/09/2016

    Business Card Networking Tips

    At IMEX industry professionals from all over the world gather to network and do business with cultures different from their own. With this comes responsibility in knowing the do’s and don’ts of business etiquette with other cultures. Failing to do so could cost you a deal or opportunity.

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  8. 19/09/2016

    #IMEXconversations with Cathy Clifton

    In the first episode of #IMEXconversations Cathy Clifton, CMM, CMP, (Sr. Director Global Meetings and Events, HEUG/Socious) tells us about the events that her team plans. She shares details on the RFP and procurement processes as well as advice for future leaders.

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  9. 29/08/2016

    The power of invention to deliver change

    World-renowned hacker Pablos Holman is one of the rare technologists who can both understand and explain new technologies and their potential.

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  10. 23/08/2016

    Four important questions about the sharing economy

    Tapping into the wider conversation about the flourishing sharing economy, we hosted a debate for sharing economy pioneers and meetings industry leaders to discuss the opportunities and challenges presented by this new reality.

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