Industry

Incentive Research Foundation Names Top Incentive Trends of 2018

by Matt Alderton | February 14, 2018
Increasing regulation, rising business optimism, and a growing appetite for wellness are among the IRF trends for 2018.

AlliedPRA Buying Destination Nashville

by Leo Jakobson | February 08, 2018
The destination management company provides a presence in one of the hottest event cities.

Peerless Performance Launches New Brand, Engagement Tool

by Leo Jakobson | February 07, 2018

The Peerless Study is an online engagement diagnostics platform aimed at creating customized solutions to improve performance.


Marriott Signs On to Fight Child Trafficking

by Leo Jakobson | January 29, 2018
Marriott International has already trained 225,000 associates to recognize child trafficking.

5 Planner Reactions to Marriott's Commission-Cutting Move

by Andrea Doyle | January 29, 2018
These aspects of the Marriott decision are fueling planner concerns.

Motivation Excellence Announces New Owner/CEO

by Alex Palmer | January 26, 2018

David Jobes takes over following the retirement of Greg Lewis.


Incentive Planners See Exclusion of International Properties From Marriott’s Commissions Cuts as a Reason for Optimism

by Alex Palmer | January 26, 2018
But planners generally expressed disappointment with the decision.

Report: 'Human-Centered Approaches' Help Companies Recruit, Retain Employees

by Matt Alderton | January 26, 2018
2018 SHRM/Globoforce Employee Recognition Report highlights importance of peer feedback, values-based recognition, and more.

SITE + MPI Global Forum Takes Rome

by Leo Jakobson | January 19, 2018
Leading incentive travel and meeting professionals' organizations join forces in Rome.

Incentive Owners Report High Awareness, Low Knowledge of Industry Regulations

by Matt Alderton | January 16, 2018

Although most businesses are aware of regulations impacting their use of non-cash rewards, very few actually understand what the regulations are and how to comply with them.

Dave Dittman Takes Over at Next Level Performance

by Leo Jakobson | January 12, 2018
Jim Dittman will remain chairman of the incentive, recognition, and rewards firm.

U.S. Olympic Committee to Hold Annual Olympic SportsLink and NGB Best Practices Seminar With TEAMS Conference & Expo

January 11, 2018
Multiyear agreement begins with TEAMS '18, Oct. 1-4, in Louisville, Ky.