Michelle Bruno is a writer, blogger and content strategist who specializes in the meetings industry. She is the co-producer of EastVirtual, a one-day workshop on virtual events being held in Washington, DC on March 21.
It's a good thing event planners are flexible, quick thinkers who love to learn because the growing demand for virtual meetings and events will require them to add new skills to their portfolio.
RFPs are a crucial part of any meeting and event professionals planning process. Strategically sourcing for venues helps meeting professionals get the best value for their client and realize the highest cost savings.
For many in the event industry, the debate over virtual meetings has evolved from a question of "Bad idea or not?", to "When do virtual meetings make the most sense?"
There have been some major changes happening for me and I think it's time to share what's up with all of you.