Human Resource Management Tips for the Event Management Industry

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  The Human Resource Management team plays a critical role in the overall health of an organization. They are especially important in the event management industry because of their obligation to hire employees who will thrive in the industry and ensure that proper support and training is provided, which of …

Four Reasons Why You Should Attend Professional Association Meetings

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Originally featured on Corporate Meetings Network in March 2018. As an association manager, I’m regularly coming up reasons why professionals should join their industry associations, and different ways to market and share their value propositions – and yet, there is still work to do around awareness in our own meeting …

Attracting Generation X – The Forgotten Generation of Meeting Attendees

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Originally featured on Corporate Meetings Network. While Generation X makes up less of the workforce than Baby Boomers, and now Millennials, they still make up a considerable portion of your meeting attendees and organization/association demographic. We tend to hear less about this demographic and therefore plan less around them but …

IncentiveWorks 2018 in Review

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Tips to Maximize Your Experience at the 2019 Canadian Meetings & Events Expo The annual IncentiveWorks Conference & Tradeshow was held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on Tuesday, August 14th and Wednesday, August 15th. IncentiveWorks launched in 1991 and since then has advanced into an outstanding 350+ exhibitors representing …

Olivia Weir Named 40 Under 40

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Redstone event manager, Olivia Weir, recognized as a ’40 under 40’ by Connect Association magazine. Connect Association Magazine has announced this year’s 40 under 40 and our event manager, Olivia Weir, has been recognized as one of the 2018 honourees! Nominated by industry peers, this honour highlights the top young …

Volunteer Engagement: Eight Tips for Creating a Good Time Onsite

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Originally featured on Corporate Meetings Network in September 2016. Working in the not-for-profit management world, we simply could not operate within the organizations we work with without volunteers. Giving your volunteers a great onsite experience by keeping them engaged and happy at your events is one way to recognize and …

BizBash Honour’s Toronto Rising Star, Carly Silberstein

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Wednesday, November 8th was a career highlight for Redstone’s CEO, Carly Silberstein. Our fearless leader was recognized as a rising star in the events industry by BizBash, North America’s #1 source of ideas, news, and resources for event and meeting professionals. BizBash’s executive committee is responsible for selecting the award …