Bishop-McCann Connections April 2018
Stay current. Stay in the know.
Here’s what the industry’s doing and here’s how we’re leading it.
Featured Bishop-McCann Innovation
Service Management Group techmanity: Finding human truths in data
A major technology client, Service Management Group “SMG”, hired Bishop-McCann to plan and execute their 2018 Forum Convention for more than 250 attendees. SMG’s primary goals for Bishop-McCann when planning the event were to maintain or reduce costs as event quality and attendance increased, increase ROI and keep it fresh enough to maintain or exceed ever-growing attendance goals and internal client satisfaction scores year over year.
Keeping Your Event Safe and Secure with our Newest On-Site Emergency Management Plan
Bishop-McCann launched our newest on-site emergency management plan in an effort to further equip our teams with the knowledge and confidence to strategically partner with and prepare clients through emergencies that may occur during meetings, events and incentive trips.
Event and Meeting Trends to Watch in 2018A new year brings new resolutions, new opportunities and new trends. In the meetings and events industry, it’s important to really focus on those new trends that emerge because event professionals must take changing technology and society into account in order to deliver the best experiences possible.
Why Incorporate Corporate Social Responsibility in Incentive Programs
The purpose of incentive travel may be to reward top performers in your organization, but it can also serve as an opportunity to do even more. The 2018 SITE Index reports that sustainability and other green initiatives have the most positive impact on incentive programs.
We work on crafting unique experiences like these for a living, but why? Why should leaders of organizations spend the time and money to gather their employees outside of the workplace? What’s the payoff? Never-ending benefits, that’s what.
Check out our other latest blogs and case studies highlighting our most recent industry innovation.
Bishop-McCann In The News
Play with your Food!
According to Susan Harper, CIS, program manager at Bishop-McCann, today’s experiential food trends mean meeting and event planners need to think outside the buffet line. “Menu selections and food presentation is one component of meeting planning that is often overlooked,” See what else our very own Susan Harper had to say here!
Originally posted on TheMeetingMagazines.com
Key advice from pros on 2018 trends, obstacles and ways to pull off stellar corporate events
Your single most important activity as a planner is not in the job description: Keeping track of trends and adjusting your business to take advantage of the changes. Here’s a look at what’s trending from six key industry players and some of the ways planners can stay ahead of the tide.
– Check it out: our views on why it’s important to give back to the communities that give so much to your business
– We rolled out a new set of values at Bishop-McCann. Check them out here!