40 BOOSTING THE SPIRITS
Northern California counties Napa and Sonoma
have built a strong reputation as a great place
for ‘relax and recharge’ events.
44 FAST AND FOCUSED
The pace of business in Hong Kong made it
an ideal meeting destination for successful
18 THE INTROVERT’S DILEMMA
World Education Congress presenter and
Quiet Revolution co-founder Susan Cain
discusses how to get the best out of
introverts in an extrovert-friendly world.
22 A PUSH TOWARD SUCCESS
Lacee Colwell attributes her success in sales
to career advice from a former supervisor.
Now is the time to get hip to Atlantic City.
26 SIGNS FOR THE TIMES
It’s time to start using event signage as part
of the brand experience that helps you
achieve education and networking goals.
28 GREATER UNDERSTANDING
Thanks to an MPI Foundation scholarship,
Christina Northcott was able to attend the
World Education Congress and is motivated
to implement new ideas she learned into her
30 KNOCK KNOCK
Universal Orlando Resort will soon unveil a
new attraction shrouded in mystery and
34 WANT SUCCESS? STAND OUT.
Independent meeting planners can
differentiate themselves by being at the
forefront of industry innovations and
36 ARE THEY LISTENING?
Mastering the art of verbal communication
is a powerful way women can elevate
themselves in business.