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Happy Global Exhibitions Day!

Events and exhibitions do wonders at bringing people together, showcasing new ideas and innovation, and helping businesses grow.

That’s why, today, we at Resiada are proud to support Global Exhibitions Day, a global initiative to celebrate the exhibitions industry and highlight its positive impact on people, businesses and the economy.

5 ways to manage event planning stress

It’s safe to say that most event and meeting planners have faced the dreaded feelings of stress. After all, they are master jugglers, balancing multiple tasks at once. Maybe that’s why CareerCast has identified event planning as the fifth most stressful job.

At Resiada, we’re all about helping you relax and rest easy. So, here are five tips for managing any stress that comes your way.

6 safety tips for the female business traveler

As a female business traveler in today’s day and age, it’s becoming more and more important for women to be equipped with the right tips on staying safe. I was reminded of this after my last business trip to a conference this month.

Happy Global Meetings Industry Day!

Meetings and events serve to bring people together. They facilitate long-lasting relationships, they prompt change, and they spur ideas and innovation.

That’s why we at Resiada are proud to celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID), a global initiative aimed to raise awareness of the impact of meetings on people, businesses and the economy.

A glossary of room block management terms

Successfully managing room blocks for your events can be a tricky business. To help you navigate through the process of managing your room blocks, here’s a quick guide to some of the most common terms you need to know in room block management.

5 tips to help you manage your room blocks

Room block management is an often overlooked but essential part of the event planning process. Reserving room blocks for your attendees is not only a convenient solution for accommodations, but it’s a necessity to ensure that your delegates have a place to stay when they attend your event.

It may not be the most exciting part of event planning, but it doesn’t have to be the most dreaded either. To help you rest easy, our experts have you covered with five tips when it comes to managing your room blocks.

5 unique hotel designs you should check out

Traditional hotels may be the norm, but increasingly more hotels are sprucing things up with quirky and unusual designs to give guests memorable experiences.

From ice suites to dog-shaped hotels to underwater rooms, we’ve identified some of the most unusual accommodations around the world. Here’s a quick guide to the most unique places to stay.

Wednesday wisdom: 5 ways to stay relaxed

It can wear you down, burn you out and create more worry than necessary: we’re talking about stress. Your work and routine life may make you feel overwhelmed, but there are many ways to bring relaxation into your life.

In the spirit of helping you rest easy, which is what we’re all about at Resiada, here are five tips to help you relax and reduce the overwhelming feelings of stress.

Top 10 channels for destination marketers

We’ve all heard the adage, “Don’t put all your eggs in one basket.” For destination marketing, it holds true. In today’s multi-channel marketing landscape, hotel and destination marketers have a wide range of opportunities to grow their brand and reach new stakeholders, guests and corporate partners.

Here are the top 10 channels to kick your marketing efforts in high gear and increase brand awareness.

Show Them What You’re Made Of – A Deeper Dive into Regional Offerings

On a visit to London a few years ago, a friend gave me a copy of the London Coffee Guide.  Obviously he knew I was quite the coffee aficionado and I made a point of visiting as many of these local coffee houses as I could as I went about exploring the city. 

A few years later I noticed in my home town local craft brewers banded together to offer a craft beer passport.  For a small initial fee, craft beer enthusiasts can sample a myriad of local brews at locations all around the city for $2 a pint.  Many cities now have markets or exhibitions showcasing and selling locally manufactured goods (such as ‘one of a kind’ shows) and of course there’s always new and exciting restaurants opening in local culinary scenes.