15 Fun Ways to Keep in Touch While on the Road

15 Fun Ways to Keep in Touch While on the Road

While onsite for a recent event, some of my colleagues were talking about the creative things that they did to keep in touch with their loved ones back home. For most event planners, traveling for meetings and events is a lot of fun, but it can be stressful if leaving...
Coming Soon…New Look!

Coming Soon…New Look!

What’s a new year without a new look? I’ve decided to give this blog a facelift for 2014. Keep an eye out for changes in the next few weeks. I apologize in advance for any viewing issues you might have as a result of any conversions. I’m hoping to...
New Year, New Outlook

New Year, New Outlook

2013 was a heck of a year. For me, the past year has been a whirlwind. I said goodbye to my Presidential term with MPI Wisconsin Chapter, Got a new gig with Meetings & Incentives Worldwide (loving it), and had a baby. Talk about a year! As I look at 2014, I see so...
What is Beautiful?

What is Beautiful?

~ A quick moment of reflection ~ This morning my five-year old daughter asked if her hair was beautiful. For those of you that don’t know my daughter, she has long beautiful silky black curly hair. I love her hair, and wished that I had her hair. It was a simple...
The Overwhelmed Event Planner

The Overwhelmed Event Planner

Enter the overwhelmed event planner. It isn’t a secret that an event planner’s job is very intense.  That might be why event coordination was rated in the top 10 most stressful job in CareerCast in 2012. As an event planner that produces up over 150...