Wellbeing tips from the IMEX team
Wellbeing is such an important topic, especially in the meetings and events industry. Meetings professionals can often find themselves burning the candle at both ends, and it’s having an impact on their health. With IMEX America still a few months away, the IMEX team are taking this time to look after ourselves. We’re sharing a few of our tips to inspire you to do the same.Published 16th July 2018
How to reclaim your time and reignite your spark: Is WhiteSpace the answer?
Plans, reports, emails, meetings, phone calls – our list of daily activities is endless and, thanks to technology, it doesn’t stop when we leave the office. Most professionals – and meeting and event strategists are certainly included here - feel they could be ‘on’ 24 hours a day and never complete their task lists. Do we risk becoming victims of the ‘culture of insatiability’? Juliet Funt, CEO of WhiteSpace at Work and IMEX America MPI keynote, certainly thinks so.Published 1st September 2017
The importance of ‘unplugging’: What type are you?
Meeting professionals are regularly ranked as having one of the most stressful jobs – a recent survey named event coordinator as the fifth most stressful of 2017 (according to job site CareerCast), for example. This is backed up by a survey we ran in partnership with MPI looking into stress at work and the need to ‘unplug’, as part of our focus on Purposeful Meetings, our Talking Point for this year.Published 31st August 2017
A gift list for the holidays from a planner to a planner
Whether you’re a planner looking to buy a holiday gift for another planner, or you have a planner in your life and need to find the perfect gift, here’s a list to inspire you.Published 20th December 2016