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SCA Annual Leadership Meeting

SCA Annual Leadership Meeting

SCA ALM 2014 at the Gaylord Opryland in Nashville, TN was an amazing event with a full schedule.  SCA teammates arrived on a Thursday to check-in, gather together and kick-off the event.  Everyone assembled Thursday afternoon for the first general session.  The first night...

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Will This Ballroom Work?

Will This Ballroom Work?

So you have 300 attendees to fit into your general session room.  The hotel information says the ballroom capacity is 400.  Great!  Actually, there is much more to it than that. There are many ways to configure the space for your event, depending on your purpose and goals....

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Back to School

Back to School

Pencils, paper, scissors and pens.  It’s that time of year again, when parents get ready to send their children back to school. Its also time for one of our own to hit the books again.  As we told you around this time last year, our President, Tracy Hawkins is working on her...

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Hurricanes, Volcanoes and Illness – Oh My!

Hurricanes, Volcanoes and Illness – Oh My!

No one really likes to think about large natural disasters or crises, but when you are in the meetings business it is never really far from mind.  Bringing together large groups of people involves a lot of planning and one piece of that process includes being prepared to managing...

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Partners

Partners

Our name changed but not our service excellence! The TRG team recently spent time together following a client meeting to work on strategic planning.  As a new company it is exciting to have the opportunity to think about what we want we all really want for our business and our team....

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Planning an Unconference

An un what? For those of us in the business of putting on meetings, the term “unconference” had us puzzled.  So TRG recently attended a webinar about this concept and it brought up some interesting points. We’re all aware that although most content is fed to our attendees through...

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Green Meetings

Green Meetings

TRG has seen many businesses making great efforts to reduce their carbon footprint and review all aspects of their processes to find ways to be greener.  As part of the meetings industry we are following suit in the areas of food and beverage, going paperless, travel and A/V to name a...

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Let’s Start with a Blank Slate

I love doing site visits with my clients!  Whether we are planning a meeting that already has contracted space or trying to determine what venue we will eventually select, site visits are definitely one of my favorite jobs! I look at it as having a blank slate for the...

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Women Matter

Especially at Hyatt! TRG recently attended a luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress to learn more about Hyatt’s new program called “The Woman Experience.” The program was based on customer research that Hyatt started in 2008 focusing on the needs of traveling women. Hyatt decided to...

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MPI WEC 2013

MPI WEC 2013

When we meet – we change the world. TRG  loves the tag line for WEC 2013!  Yes we do change the world when we meet, whether it is two people discussing plans to start a business, or a room of over 1,500 people creating prosthetic hands for victims of landmines and amputees half a...

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