Thought leadership on current trends, issues and opportunities for the global meetings industry.
What legacy will the IMEX staff leave behind?
We’ve been talking about legacy quite a lot in the IMEX office this year (it is our talking point after all!) Whether its personal or professional, here’s just some of the things the IMEX staff are hoping to leave behind as their legacies. You might find some inspiration for your own legacy!Published 13th August 2018
Forging a legacy through mentorship
Mentorship has a key role in the meetings industry–maybe even more than we’re aware of. Whether it’s through a formal programme or just asking for help on a project, many of us have reaped the benefits of it in our professional and personal lives. Having had experience on both sides of the mentor-mentee relationship, I’m sharing why it is so important to get involved.Published 6th August 2018
Step away from the buffet: The introvert’s guide to networking
One of the ultimate challenges for introverts in adult life is networking. Networking is essential for generating business contacts and friends who might help you out in developing your career, and it’s often an expected part of your job. When I am invited to events, although grateful, I often find myself filled with dread. Who will I be sat next to? What do I talk about? What if no one wants to talk to me?!Published 30th July 2018