Planning

8 Fundamentals For Remarkable Retreats

As businesses and organizations place a growing emphasis on their employees, the role of annual retreats is changing and becoming more critical.  At a well-implemented off-site meeting, teams come away feeling invigorated, with a more definite sense of purpose, and …

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Gravitate Business Meetings

Business Meeting Planning Q&A

Since opening for business 18 months ago, we’ve proudly hosted 157 meetings! We’ve compiled the most-commonly asked questions about planning a meeting and provided the answers. Q:   How much should I tip the caterer? A:   There are two things you need to …

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Where Face-to-Face Meets Innovation

When I decided to open a business that provides organizations the physical space to hold their corporate events, I had a tricky time selling my business plan to banks for a loan.  After all, my business will not manufacture the …

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PURPOSEFUL MEETINGS

The Significant Impacts of a Purposeful Meeting

According to a 2014 study conducted by the Convention Industries Council, the meetings industry contributed over $115 Billion to the US GDP in 2012. In perspective, meetings contribute more to the GDP than the air transportation, motion picture, performing arts, …

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4 Tips for Company Retreat

4 Keys to Designing a Productive Retreat

As businesses and organizations place a growing emphasis on their people, the role of an annual retreat changes and is becoming more important. Here are a few tips for ensuring your next retreat is the best one ever! Choose the …

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