Emergency Preparedness Should Not Be a DisasterNatural disasters (or acts of nature) are considered to be the consequence of a natural hazard which affects human activities. They are termed a disaster if they cause financial, environmental or human loss due to lack of planning or lack of appropriate emergency management.
Creativity in a Box of CrayonsCrayon your way to creativity. What do I draw, what ideas can I generate?
Think back to your childhood school days. You most likely used all the colors in the box, colored outside the lines and sometimes even added to the picture. The little extra stuff is part of your creativity.
How Today's Meeting Planner Must Focus: 10 KeysMany organizations, including not - for - profits, businesses, civic and government groups, realize the need to include meetings, as part of their overall programing, etc. While some do so professionally, and effectively, many others seem to use a far less effective approach, and often net far lesser results than desired. An organization must delegate much of the responsibility for getting this achieved successfully to an individual, or individuals, with the knowledge, experience, capabilities, assets
Win a Box of Brownies from Fairytale Brownies for you and a peer!Win a Box of Brownies from Fairytale Brownies! February Winner of the Fairytale Brownies is: Tiffany W. M. of Boise, Idaho Congrats!
This Month's Contest is: Acknowledge a peer for doing a a good job on DeskDemon's Forum Board Kudos, Congrats and Thank You's Board between now and April 30th and you will have a chance to win a box of Fairytale Brownies for you and a box for the person you are giving kudos/thank you to!
Win Tickets and a Gift Basket to the San Francisco Giants' Grateful Dead Tribute NightFor a chance to win two tickets to the San Francisco Giants' Grateful Dead Tribute Night on August 3rd at 7:15 at AT&T Park, visit the "PICK TWO PROMOTIONS" page and let us know how many promotional offers are available.
Gift basket includes Summer of Love 50th Anniversary special items, two tickets to the game versus the Oakland As and Dancing Bear a Giants' themed bobblehead.
30 Fun Facts about Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaThis month DeskDemon focuses on Pittsburgh, PA. We will have articles, interviews and resources. To start, we have 30 Fun Facts about Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Did you know Pittsburgh has more bridges than any other city in the world? If you have any great stories about Pittsburgh, please let us know. We would love to include them on DeskDemon
Hilton London Kensington has unveiled its new-look meetings and event spaces, following a full refurbishment. Taking inspiration from London’s parks, includingmore
ABTA has warned travel agents that visitors to Turkey will soon have to apply for a visa online or they may be refused entry. The Turkishmore
The faster, easier and more convenient mobile check-in from Marriott Hotels, the signature brand of Marriott International is now available atmore
New flight routes to East Midlands Airport and Birmingham Airport are making it even easier for delegates to travel tomore
Brother has launched an iOS app for its leading web conferencing solution, OmniJoin, which will support agile workers by enabling the use ofmore
Meetings & Events
The secret to being an excellent meeting organiser is having a system that works, and works with ease...more
Every company employing more than ten or so frequent travellers should have a travel policy to which all staff should adhere...more